The ACM Europe conference and the co-located events will take place at the vicinity of Barcelona Supercomputing Center, click for a map.

On Thursday, September, 7th, the Turing Talk, Cybersecurity Panel and the Reception and ACM Fellows Celebration will be held in Aula Magna, Faculty of Biology, Universitat de Barcelona (Avinguda Diagonal, 643 08028 Barcelona). To see an extended map, click here.

On Friday, September, 8th, the High Performance Computing track will take place in the Auditorium, Vertex building, Campus Nord – Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Plaça Eusebi Güell, Barcelona). To see an extended map, click here.

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How to get to the venue from the airport

By taxi

In T1, you will find a taxi stand in the arrivals zone (P0) and in the Barcelona-Madrid air corridor; in T2, opposite terminals T2A, T2B and T2C . You can check fees at

By train

There is a Renfe suburban train. The airport station is situated opposite of terminal T2, and is connected to this terminal via an airbridge. There is also a Bus transit service between the Rail station and T1. From the airport to Barcelona Sants there is approximately 20 minutes journey. From this station, take the L3 (green line) in direction to “Zona Universitaria” and get off on the “Palau Reial” stop. You will have a 10-minutes walking distance to arrive to the Vertex Building. (

By Bus (Aerobus)

Airport stops: Bus stops at Terminal T1 and T2 (A, B, C)
Downtown stops: This line ends at Plaça Catalunya (city center). Once there, you may take L3 of the underground to “Palau Reial” station.

By Metro

There is a direct metro link to “Zona Universitaria” (L9). You can walk to the Vertex Building or take a metro on the green line (L3) to “Palau Reial”. The ticket cost 4,50€.