MTSR 2012

6th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference

28-30 November 2012 - Cádiz (Spain)

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This sixth edition of MTSR will be held in the former Aulario La Bomba, now named Edificio Constitución de 1812 after the bicentenary of the promulgation of the first Spanish Constitution, nicknamed La Pepa.

This building houses many of the services of the University, such as the International Relations Office or the Green Office. It also counts with numerous classrooms and exhibition halls for events, as well as a state-of-the-art teleteaching hall.

The University

The University of Cádiz was born in 1979, and currently has up to fifteen centres and more than 18.000 students. The Campus of Cádiz is located in the old part of the town, next to the Genovés Park and close to La Caleta beach, right in the middle of a charming set of narrow alleys and small squares. The majority of degrees offered by the University take place in the centres of this Campus, such as Medicine or Engineering studies.


If you plan to take the plane to attend MTSR 2012, you'll most likely be arriving at Madrid, Sevilla or Jerez. All of them are well communicated with Cádiz via train.

Coming from Madrid

There's a high speed train (named "ALVIA") from Madrid (Puerta de Atocha station) to Cádiz, with four schedules every day, that takes 4:30 hours. You can check the timetables clicking here.

Coming from Sevilla

There're mid-distance trains from Sevilla that depart aproximately on an hourly basis. You can check the departure times here.

Coming from Jerez

Jerez airport counts with its own commuter train station that connects it with the the capital. Departure times can be checked here.


For those that decide to book their accommodation through the travel agency of the University of Cádiz, we have the folllowing price list. Prices are for double rooms for single use including breakfast.

Hotel Monte Puertatierra

Monte Puertatierra hotel, is just a few metres from the beach. It is a 4-star establishment, set in the historic, artistic and commercial centre of the city. It has 98 large rooms, free WiFi, rooms for meetings and wedding receptions, parking facilities and a wide offer of services to make your stay in Cadiz as comfortable as possible.

Price per room and night: 78.10€

Find it in Google Maps - Official website

Hotel Barceló Cádiz

The Barceló Cádiz is an excellent option for those visiting this beautiful Andalusian city which has a long and important historical and cultural heritage. The hotel is only 100 m from the Playa de la Victoria, one of the most beautiful beaches in the area. It is very close to the main tourist sights and places of interest; from the hotel you can easily access the promenade and in a few minutes visit the Cathedral, the Roman Theatre and admire the stunning views of Playa de la Caleta and the city walls. Public transport is also available right next to the hotel. The Congress Centre, railway station and Ramón de Carranza football stadium are all within a short distance of the hotel. It offers 4 meeting rooms with multimedia equipment and capacity for 110 people.

Price per room and night: 84.00€

Find it in Google Maps - Official website.

Hotel Regio

The Regio Hotel is fantastic establishment set in the very heart of Cádiz, in the main avenue Ana de Viya.

Price per room and night: 72.50€

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Hotel Playa Victoria

The Playa Victoria Hotel is a great city hotel with direct access to the superb Victoria beach, making possible a combination which is not easily found: seaside holidays with all the possibilities and liveliness of the city. Luxurious and technological, built with high-quality materials and the most modern facilities, very well maintained and perfectly insulated, it has obtained several awards for energy saving. All rooms have a private terrace with a view of the ocean. Very comfortable and luminous, they are equipped with large beds, design furniture, a living room and a writing desk.

Price per room and night: 82.85€

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Boking contact

For more information and bookings, please contact our travel agency coordinators:

Ms. Patricia Carmona / Ms. Juana Delgado
Tlf.: +34 956 015 084 / +34 956 015 922
Monday through Friday from 9:00 to 18:00