Practical Details

Dates and location 

The conference will take place on the 26th and 27th of October 2017 (Thursday and Friday) at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Santiago de Compostela. The faculty is situated at the North Campus, 15 minutes walking from the old town. (Address: Campus Norte, Av. do Burgo das Nacións, s/n, Santiago de Compostela). See Map 


For information about how to get to Santiago the Compostela please visit this link


A block of rooms has been pre-booked until the 26th of August with special rates for participants at the Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela. This 5 stars hotel is very conveniently situated just 3 minutes walking to the Faculty of Economics, the Conference venue. To book a room you must contact the hotel by e-mail to and send her this form, indicating that you are attending the Regional Innovation Policy 2017 Conference. 


We have also pre-booked some rooms at three charming small hotels situated in the old town, just 15 minutes walking distance to the conference venue. To book a room in any of these hotels you must contact them indicating that you are attending Regional Innovation Policy 2017 Conference.

Santiago de Compostela has a large and varied accommodation supply. For more information about it please visit: 


Gala Dinner, Lunches and Wednesday Meeting 

The Gala Dinner will take place on Thursday evening (26th) at the Hotel NH Collection. The Gala Dinner is included in the pack covered by the conference fees. 

Lunches and coffee breaks will take place at the conference venue, in the faculty of Economics and Business. Lunches and coffees are included in the pack covered by the conference fees. 

For those who arrive on Wednesday we propose to meet at 20:00 in Praza do Obradoiro (by the Town Council) for a tour around the old town, and at 21:30 pm for a wine at Vide Vide, situated in the Old Town. See Map.