Practical Details

Conference Venue

The Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros (Financial Studies College, CUNEF) CUNEF has been operating as a higher education institution dedicated to academic achievement for more than 40 years (since 1973). CUNEF is ideally located. The campus is in Ciudad Universitaria, a quiet area surrounded by green spaces and just a few minutes away in public transportation from the city center and many emblematic places such as “Puerta del Sol” and “Plaza Mayor”; the museums El Prado, Reina Sofía and Thyssen Bornemisza, among others; the Royal Palace and the Royal Gardens; the luxury shopping stores of Serrano Street and the bustling business area of Argüelles (see the map below).
CUNEF campus is located at:

Leonardo Prieto Castro, 2
Ciudad Universitaria
28040 Madrid




The campus is easily accessible by public transport, both from the airport and the largest train stations in the city.
Closest metro stations (around 10 minutes walking): Metropolitano and Ciudad Universitaria (line 6), and Francos Rodríguez (line 7).

Please find the metro map
here
.

Bus: route number 132 (Moncloa – Hospital La Paz). You can take it at “Plaza de la Moncloa” (metro station Moncloa, lines 3 and 6) and get off at the stop number 3281 (Av. Moreras – Colegio mayor Alfonso X el Sabio). Buses run every 7-12 minutes and the estimated duration of the journey is 15 minutes.


Useful links:

Information on all forms of public transport in the region of Madrid and fares:
http://www.ctm-madrid.es/


Information about Madrid bus network:
http://www.crtm.es/tu-transporte-publico/autobuses-emt/planos.aspx?lang=en


Scheme and departure timetable of route 132:
http://www.crtm.es/tu-transporte-publico/autobuses-emt/lineas/6__132___.aspx?origen=2&lang=en


Map of Madrid suburban rail services:
http://www.renfe.com/viajeros/cercanias/planos/madrid.html

Madrid Venue

Please find below some useful websites to plan your trip to Madrid:

https://www.esmadrid.com/mcb/en/info-madrid/


https://www.turismomadrid.es/en/discover/madrid/11301-madrid.html


Below you can also find some links that recommend you places outside the common touring, restaurants and bars that local people go to:

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/spain/madrid/things-to-do/best-places-to-eat-in-madrid


https://www.lonelyplanet.com/spain/madrid/restaurants?page=1

Covid Information

YOU SHOULD NOT TRAVEL if you have had symptoms consistent with COVID-19, such as a high temperature, a cough or breathing difficulties, in the last 14 days.

Health requirements to enter Spain can be found here:
http://www.exteriores.gob.es/Embajadas/LAHAYA/en/COVID19/Pages/COVID-19.aspx


In case you need a test to return to your country, below you can find a list of health clinics near the conference venue that provide Covid-19 testing:

- NUCLEOTEX: https://laboratorionucleotex.es/


- SECUGEN https://www.secugen.es/


- UNILABS https://unilabs.com/Unilabs%20Covid%20%E2%80%93Madrid%20-%20Isaac%20Peral

Accomodation

Madrid has plenty of different accommodation options. Below you can find information about some hotels near CUNEF which offer special rates for congresses’ participants. They are also very well connected by public transport with the rest of the city.


Some hotel suggestions near CUNEF:
TBA