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Social Programme

There are two DCIS 2017 Social Events: the Welcome Reception on Wednesday and visit to the Museu Marítim and Banquet Dinner on Thursday.

Participation in these events is included in the registration fees.

Welcome Reception

The Welcome Reception will take place on Wednesday evening, November 22th, at the Conference Venue. The welcome cocktail is planned to start at 8 pm.

Address: Campus Diagonal Besòs, Av. d'Eduard Maristany, 10-14, 08930 Barcelona

Welcom Reception location

Visit to Museu Marítim

The visit to the Museu Marítim will take place in the evening of Thursday November 23th. There are two groups for the guided tour: at 5:45 pm and at 6:45 pm. For a complete maritime experience, access to the city center will be done by sea, going from the conference venue to the old city port. Alternative transportation by bus will also be provided.

The Maritime Museum is located in the gothic style building of the Drassanes Reials (Royal Shipyards) of Barcelona dating back to the XIII century. It was a space dedicated to shipbuilding between the XIII and XVIII centuries, which is documented with date of year 1243, where the boundaries of Barcelona are marked with mention of a shipyard.

Address: Av. de les Drassanes s/n, 08001 Barcelona

Banquet dinner

The Conference Banquet will be held in the evening of Thursday November 23th at the restaurant Xalet de Montjuïc. The dinner is planned to start at 8:30 pm.

El Xalet de Montjuïc is pure luxury because of its ambiance and fantastic views. Stunning location surrounded by Joan Brossa of Montjuïc’s gardens. The best of its cuisine the careful selection of the raw materials to create truly exquisite dishes. Its exquisite décor makes El Xalet de Montjuïc combines a warm style with modern and elegant touches. Worthy of mention is its large panoramic terrace and revolving dining room from where spectacular views of the city can be taken in, together with private lounges. Mediterranean and Catalan cooking with highly personal touches, although always respecting the traditional flavours and fresh produce.

Address: Avda. Miramar, 31 08038 Barcelona