Opening Reception


On August 22, an opening reception will be offered to participants in the Palacio Municipal de Congresos immediately after the opening ceremony of the Congress. It will be sponsored by the Madrid City Hall and hence free for Congress participants and registered accompanying persons.

Prior registration for the opening ceremony is compulsory. The ceremony will be held in Auditorium A. Extra seats will be available in Auditorium B and Polivalente Hall, receiving audio and video from Auditorium A. The meeting room will be assigned on reception of congress documents.

In order to attend the opening ceremony, participants must have completed the registration process at the registration counter located at the Palacio Municipal de Congresos on August 21st  from 09.00 to 21.00 or up to 60 minutes before the opening ceremony on August 22nd.