WMC 2008
Santander, SPAIN, October 23-25

Workshop location

The workshop will be held at:

Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales y Telecomunicación
University of Cantabria
Avenida de los Castros, s/n
E-39071 Santander, Spain

The university

The University of Cantabria (UC) is a public and modern institution, whose principal aim is to contribute to the social progress across its commitment with educational and scientific excellence. The UC is considered to be one of the ten best universities of the country by its quality and scientific productivity.

You can find more information on the university website.

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Getting to Santander

Santander is the capital of the Cantabria region, in the northern coast of Spain. You can find information about Cantabria here.

By Plane

The linked figure sketches the way of reaching Santander downtown from each of those airports using public transportation.

By Train

Renfe connects Santander with Palencia, Valladolid, and Madrid. For transportation from northern locations, the bus is a more convenient choice.

By Bus

Alsa operates the main long-distance bus routes which stop at Santander, including a connection with Bilbao and the French border at Irún-Hendaye.


There are a limited number of rooms with discount prices for the participants in the following hotels:

To obtain this price reduction you have to point out the keywords : University of Cantabria, WMC 2008.
Both hotels are situated in "El Sardinero" beach area which is about 15 minutes walking to the conference site.
The reservation of the room must be done directly by the participant with the hotel.

We strongly encourage to book accommodation as soon as possible.

Banquet venue

The conference dinner will be held in the Restaurante Riojano, located at the city centre.