Conference Venue

Palau Heures, University of Barcelona, Spain
Add.: Passeig Vall Hebron, 171, 08035 Barcelona, Spain



The University of Barcelona is the principal centre of university research in Spain and has become a European benchmark for research activity, both in terms of the number of research programs it conducts and the excellence these have achieved. The University of Barcelona is a public university located in the city of Barcelona, Catalonia in Spain. With 73 undergraduate programs, 273 graduate programs and 48 doctorate programs to over 63,000 students, UB is considered to be the best university in Spain in the QS World University Rankings of 2018, which ranked the university 156th overall in the world. In the 2016-2017 ranking of University Ranking by Academic Performance, UB is considered the best university in Spain and 45th university in the world. Also, according to the yearly ranking made by US News, it is the 81st-best university in the world, and the best university in Spain.


Transport: The best way to access the Campus is by Metro, Green Line (3), stop MUNDET. This line goes directly to the city center, so in 20 minutes you can access Catalonia Square, the core of the city.


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