Conference Venue

Vertex Building (Campus Nord of the Technical University of Catalonia, UPC)

The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya - BarcelonaTech (UPC) is a university with a consolidated worldwide reputation and an international vision that generates technological innovation and attracts talent.

UPC main campus is located in Barcelona with other campus locations at Castelldefels, Manresa, Sant Cugat del Vallès, Terrassa and Vilanova i la Geltrú. The North Campus houses the Vertex Building, proposed venue at the university.

How to get there: UPC Nord Campus hosts the conference (c/ Jordi Girona, 1-3, 08034 Barcelona). Nord Campus can be easily reached by Metro ( L3-“Palau Reial” / L9S – “Zona Universitària” ), by Tram (T1/T2/T3 – “Palau Reial”), or by Bus.

Facilities at Vertex Building

Wi-Fi Internet connection is available in the whole campus

Plenary Lectures and Opening Ceremony at Vèrtex Building:

The Auditorium of the Vèrtex Building will hold Plenary Lectures, Opening and Closing ceremonies.

Conference Secretariat registration desk will be located at the ground level of the Vèrtex Auditorium Building.

Room Auditorium at Vèrtex Building:

  • Capacity: 509 seated people
  • Full audio-visual equipment
  • VIP room
  • Accessible for disabled people

Auditorium Vèrtex

Parallel Technical sessions:

Parallel Technical sessions will take place in the Vèrtex Building at the Campus Nord of the Technical University of Catalonia, UPC).

  • Capacities:
  • 1 room for 160 people 2 rooms for 60 people 2 rooms for 40 people
    4 rooms for 36 people 1 room for 32 people 1 room for 76 people

  • Eleven rooms with audio-visual equipment:
Sala Actes Vèrtex
Sala Vèrtex 216
Sala Vèrtex 217

Breaks and Exhibition Area:

Vèrtex Building and its adjacent garden can host coffee and lunch breaks for up to 350 people. The Vertex building can host an indoor exhibition of up to 9 booths (4,5 m2 approx.)

Garden Vèrtex
Garden Vèrtex

Access to the rooms:

Please check the map below to see the access to the rooms: