Congress Venue

The VI Spanish Meeting on Game Theory and Practice will take place at the Conference Centre of Elche. The City of Elche, with its two UNESCO World Heritage awards, the the palm grove and the Misteri d'Elx, is a city with a long prehistoric and historic past (bimillenial as a Roman colony). The four main monuments are: The church of Santa Maria de la Asunción (17/18th centuries); the Calahorra which is an Arabic tower next to the Roman Herculean road; the convent de la Mercč (15/16th century) which has Arab baths in the interior; the Casa de la Festa.(city map)

The VI Spanish Meeting on Game Theory and Practice is organised by the game theory group of the Miguel Hernández University of Elche. The "Miguel Hernández" University of Elche was founded in 1996. Today, the University enrolls approximately 10,000 students. The Department of Statistics and Applied Mathematics and the Operations Research Center organize regular seminars on Statistics and Operations Research.

How to get there

Due to the proximity of the Airport 'El Altet', the port of Alicante and the railway, the city of Elche has an ideal communication network. The Conference Centre of Elche is located on Porta de la Morera St. in the city center, close to the main area of hotels and 300m from the bus station and the railway station.

By car

  • From Madrid take the A-3,A-31.

  • From France, Valencia or Barcelona take the A-70 motorway in the direction of Murcia
  • By plane

  • The airport 'El Altet' has direct flights to and from the main international airports, it is situated 10km from Elche and has access to the A-70 motorway, N-332 and N-340. The telephone number for information is +34 966 919 400.
  • Bus airport-Elche
  • Taxi airport-Elche 17 € Approx.
  • By bus

    The Stations in Elche and Alicante are included in the itinerary for the main international routes.

    C\ Portugal 17
    Phone: + 34 965 130 700
    International Routes
    Phone: +34 965 22 93 36
    Phone: +34 965 13 42 39
  • Elche
    Avda. del Ferrocarril s/n
    Phone: +34 966 615 050

    By train

    Access to the province of Alicante by rail is possible via two different routes:

  • Madrid-Alicante (links up with the north of Spain)
  • Barcelona-Alicante (links up with the rest of Europe)

  • Alicante
    Alicante-Término Station.
    Avda. Salamanca 1
    Phone: +34 965 923 850

    Elche-Parque Station
    Avda. Ferrocarril s/n
    Phone: +34 965 456 254

    By Ferry

    Alicante has a Ferry Port. You can get information about the routes by phoning +34 965 130 095