Preliminary Programme

The Congress includes three days of work (Tuesday to Thursday) combined with cultural and social activities, a previous day of simulation courses and pre-reception (Monday), a day devoted to cultural and technical activities (Friday), and finally, as an extension, the possibility of a trip (Saturday) to the festivities of San Fermines in Pamplona. All this is detailed in the Program:

Monday 1st July

Morning: Free pre-congress courses on continuous and discrete events simulation.
Evening: Welcome Reception & Rioja Wine Tasting Course.

Tuesday 2nd July

Morning: Opening Ceremony. Plenary sessions. Reception at the "Aula Magna" in the University, including Lunch.
Afternoon: Parallel sessions (optional visit to the Wine Museum for those who cannot visit it on Friday).
Evening: Dinner in the old town.

Wednesday 3rd July

Morning: Parallel sessions.
Lunch and coffee breaks.
Afternoon: Parallel sesions.
19.00-20.00 h. Walk for the Santiago's road to the restaurante
20.00-20.30 h. Free visit to the winery before dinner
20.30 h. Gala Dinner in the Bodegas Franco Españolas restaurant

Thursday 4th July

Morning: Parallel sesions.
Lunch and coffee breaks.
Afternoon: Parallel sesions.
Evening: Typical tapas at bars of Laurel Street.

Friday 5th July. Social Tours. Please choose only one of them

OPTION 1. Visit to the Museum-Wine Cellar "Dinastía Vivanco" and the Culture Wine Museum.
View from outside of the Wine Cellar Marqués de Riscal. Visit to Valvanera Monastery. *Lunch included in the visit.

OPTION 2. Visit to the Monasteries (Sta. Mª. La Real de Nájera, Suso & Valvanera are among the possibilities). *Lunch included in the visit.

OPTION 3. Technical Visit to several Technological Centers in La Rioja. *Lunch included in the visit.

Saturday 6th July. Post conference tour

As an extension of the activities, and taking advantage from the vicinity of Pamplona, the well-known city for the festivities of San Fermines and the bullfights for its streets during the festivities, immortalized by Heminway, there will be an excursion to the event of the official beginning of the festivity, with "el chupinazo" (rocket announcer).
Price: 50€
It includes bus to Pamplona and lunch.




Technical Secretariat of the 10th Eurosim Congress

AFID Congresos, S.L.