Venue & Travel

Venue and Travel


The 12th Symposium on Biodegradable Metals will be held at in Alicante, Spain

Hotel Alicante Golf ****

Avda de las Naciones sn – 03540 Alicante





Travel Information

By plane

Alicante airport is located 10 KM from the City center. The hotel can be reached by Taxi or a combination of buses.

Alicante Golf Hotel is located at Alicante’s Playa de San Juan, 800 meters from the beach and opposite the 18th hole of Alicante Golf. It is surrounded by extensive gardened grounds, leisure and water activity areas and is only 10m from the city centre (by car or tram – tram station in front of the hotel) and 21km from Alicante's International Airport.

The transfer by taxi from the airport is estimated at about 35 Euros

Airport Transfers/bus-train

C6 bus line: Alicante Airport to city.

By the C6 bus line, transfer from Alicante Airport terminal building to downtown Alicante every 20 minutes. At night: (00:00 am to 5:00 am) every hour.

This is without a doubt the most convenient option to transfer safe and sound to key locations within downtown, since it stops at Luceros and Mercado TRAM stations (lines 1, 2, 3 and 4). From that point TRAM line 3 will take you to the Hotel

We suggest you that you arrive ON Sunday August 23, the registration includes the hotel from that night.

Additional nights
Please let us know if you require any additional nights. We have a special rate of 95 Euros.


What documentation is required to travel to Spain?

The documentation required to travel to Spain varies according to the country of origin and are similar to rules applicable in other EU countries. Please check first if you need a VISA in Spain Ministry of Internal Affairs.

Important Dates

General Abstract Submission

Open in January 2020, close May 31, 2020 

After May 31,  2020, submissions are still welcome, but they will be mainly considered for poster presentations

Notice of acceptance
June 15, 2020
Registration at Early-Bird Rate
June 20, 2020

Please do not wait the last minute to beneficiate of the early bird registration fee, register today! In doing so, you will help us in planning, and providing a superior experience during your 12th Biometal 2020

Participants who require a visa to travel to the European Community need to submit their abstract and to register for the conference as early as possible to ensure that their VISA will be delivered in time. In any case, for any reason, 12th Biometal 2020 cannot be considered responsible for a non-delivered or refused VISA.