Venue, directions and accommodation


Círculo de Bellas Artes

The Conference venue is one of Madrid historic sites, the Círculo de Bellas Artes. It is a major multidisciplinary centre with one of the most active cultural programmes in Madrid. It has exhibition rooms, a theatre, lecture halls, a library, a cafeteria, and many other facilities.


Directions and accommodation


The Círculo de Bellas Artes is located in the historic centre and within walking distance to many of the city's major attractions, such as El Prado museum (10 minutes walk), El Retiro park (10min), and Plaza Mayor (14min).


With an extremely centric location, there are plenty of accommodation options nearby in all price ranges. These hotels provide special rates for SIGIR attendees.