This conference has no registration fee. Coffe breaks and lunch of Friday are included for all participants..

IMPORTANT: Even if there is no registration fee we kindly ask you to register by filling the following

and send it to our technical secretary at

This is because of two reasons: On the one hand, you will only get coffeee breaks and lunch if you register. On the other hand, this conference is supported by the European Science Foundation and we have been asked to include information about participants that will be of internal use for the ESF. Organizers and speakers are registered by default.


There is a limited number of lodging grants. Preference will be given to Ph.D students and young postdocs. If you are interested in applying for one of these grants please send your cv to no later than December 1st. The application for grants is closed.

The grant holders will be lodged at the beautiful Residencia de Estudiantes. Residencia de Estudiantes is not a Student's Residence: it is related to the movement of "Generacion del 27". You can learn about its history in the following link in wikipedia :


Speakers and grant holders will be lodged either at the wonderful Residencia de Investigadores or at NH Zurbano.

Address of Residencia de Estudiantes:

Pinar, 21-23.

28006 Madrid

Phone: [+34] 91 563 64 11

How to get there?

Address of NH Zurbano:

Zurbano, 79-81. 28003 Madrid
Tel. +34.91.4414500 | Fax: +34.91.4413224

Both hotels are located close to the stop Nuevos Ministerios. If you come by plane then the best thing to do is to take the metro and stop at Nuevos Ministerios. The hotel is within a walking distance. A bus will be supplied by the organization to take you to ICMAT.

We kindly ask the rest of the particpants to book their own lodging. The following information might be useful:

For convenience of transportation, we recommend the area of Nuevos Ministerios or Chamartin.

List of hotels that we recommend:

Hotel NH Zurbano  (in the Nuevos Ministerios area)

Hotel Suites Foxa 25 (in the Chamartin area)

Hotel Suites Foxa 32 (in  the Chamartin area (


Other in-campus lodging: Residencia Erasmo. (student's residence)


Other hotels:


The meeting will take place at ICMAT
C/ Nicolás Cabrera, nº 13-15
Campus Cantoblanco, UAM
28049 Madrid