IEEE International Mediterranean Conference on Communications and Networking
8–11 July 2024 // Madrid, Spain

Social Events

Morning coffee-breaks and lunch are included for all attendees to the conference. They will be served in the hall of Hotel Emperador (conference venue) in an area with views to Gran Vía.

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Monday, July 8th, 8pm

Location: Terrace of Hotel Emperador (conference venue)

The Welcome Reception will take place in the sky-bar of the Hotel Emperador (conference venue), where a cocktail will be served. In this 1,200 square meter terrace that offers spectacular 360º-views of the Madrid skyline, the most historic and largest swimming pool in Madrid is located. This iconic place in Madrid has been recently ranked in national press as one of the top-5 hotel swimming pools in Madrid. In the cocktail bar, we will have a signature proposal that will surprise you!

More information: 3D&360º virtual tour:



Tuesday, July 9th, 8pm

Location: Departing from the Hall of Hotel Emperador (conference venue)

A guided-tour that will discover you the most historical places of the heart of Madrid. The tour will be accompanied by expert guides from the Professional Association of Official Tourist Guides. A walk through history, art, culture, traditions and the most impressive monuments of Madrid, as Royal Palace, Almudena Cathedral, Plaza Mayor, …

A unique opportunity to visit iconic sights in the Spanish capital!



Wednesday, July 10th, 8pm

Location: Real Casino de Madrid, Calle Alcalá, 15  28014 Madrid (few minutes walking distance from the conference venue)

Please note that attendance requires a conference banquet ticket, only included with Full author or non-author conference or workshop registration. If not included or you need additional ones, you can purchase banquet tickets with your registration, should you be interested.

The Conference Banquet will take place in the exclusive Real Casino de Madrid, founded in 1836, and considered one of the best social clubs in Europe. It is located in a historical palace, with an impressive artistic heritage as to have been recognized as an outstanding monument with special protection by the Spanish government since 1993. This luxurious building is a piece of art in itself.

Dress code is MANDATORY. In order to access Casino de Madrid, a formal smart casual dress is required (jeans, shorts, T-shirt, trainers or sandals are not allowed).

The menu of this gala dinner is designed by the prestigious Spanish chef Paco Roncero, that holds two Michelin Stars. In 2020, he was recognized for the first time as one of the 100 best Chefs in the world by the prestigious international list The Best Chef Awards, being ranked in 2022 at position 36. Previously, he was winner of the 2006 National Gastronomy Prize, awarded by the Royal Academy of Gastronomy.

During the dinner, we will also enjoy a Flamenco Show, with Spanish guitars and dancers.

This conference banquet will be an amazing and unforgettable experience!

More information: Casino de Madrid Tour 360º


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