Venue | CSIC
Main Campus of the Spanish Research Council | (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC)
Calle Serrano 117. Madrid
Telf +34 91 5681400 | Fax +34 91 4113077
The Spanish Research Council (CSIC) is the largest public research institution dedicated to research in Spain and the third largest in Europe. CSIC plays an important role in scientific and technological policy since it encompasses an area that takes in everything from basic research to the transfer of knowledge to the productive sector. Its research is driven by its institutes spread across all the country, with more than 3000 staff researchers and about the same number of doctors and scientists who are still training.
HOW TO GET TO CSIC
From the Airport: The easiest way is to pick the Metro Line #8 at the Airport to the Gregorio Marañon Station (you need to change lines at Nuevos Ministerios Station). Then, there is an 8 min walk to the CSIC campus. Alternatively, you can take a taxi at the airport (fixed cost of 30 euros)
From the Train Station: You can take a Metro at the Atocha train Station to Gregorio Marañon Station and then walk to CSIC. A taxi will cost around 10 euros.