Tips for your trip


All rooms will be equipped with a project and computer. Participants are recommended to bring a pendrive with their presentation in a format that is supported by Microsoft. To connect a Macintosh computer to a project at the School of Communication, participants should bring an adaptor. All computers at the School have a connection to Internet. 

Eating and smoking are not allowed in the UCM buildings 

When can I register myself to the conference? 

How to connect to WiFi at the conference and university

How to connect to the translation services during the plenary sessions

How to reach the School of Communication (edificio principal and aulario - there are 2 different buildings) 

How to reach the School of Pharmacy (go to the new building)

Final programme of the plenary sessions

Tips for session chairs & discussants

Guidelines for Presenters

How to reach the Crystal Gallery (Cibeles Palace), for the opening ceremony, on Sunday 7th of July

How to reach the Thyssen Museum, for the private visits, on Sunday 7th of July 

Social event of the Conference, on Wednesday 10th of July 

Extracurricular events at IAMCR 2019 

Publishers in the lobby of the main building 

Artistic spaces at the School of Communication 


Personal travel experiences from international members of the LOC 

Check here if you need an adaptor during your stay in Spain  

In case of an emergency, call 112

Getting around Madrid in public transport

Getting around Madrid in private transport (taxi, bike, car sharing, electric moped).

What is the climate in Madrid like? 

Free admission in public museums for university professors 

The best restaurants in Madrid for large groups (based on TripAdvisor)

Discover the Markets and the Rooftop bars and venues of Madrid 

Spanish Summer cuisine

Places to visit near Madrid

Places to cool off near Madrid

Tourism in Madrid. 

Make plans in Madrid with TimeOut

Recommendations from worldwide visitors in TripAdvisor

More tips will be published before IAMCR Madrid 2019.