HM 2008 will be hosted by the School of Computer Science (ETSI
Informática) of the University of Málaga. All events will happen at the
Located in the "Campus
de Teatinos", it has an easy access from Málaga downtown by bus or
taxi (see the map page for details on how to
Málaga and its surrounding region offers a plethora of
possibilities for tourism, culture, and social life. Follow this link for accomodation information and suggestions on
what to do and what to see during your free time in Málaga.
You are kindly requested to wear your name badge at all
times, as admittance to the talks, coffee breaks, and lunches, is not
allowed without your badge. The conference assistants will be wearing
specific badges for easy recognition.
Meals and coffee-breaks are included for those who
handle a valid pass to the Conference. Special food (vegetarian and
pork-free food) can be arranged on request.
Málaga is the capital of the Costa del Sol (Cost of
Sun), so warm and nice temperatures are expected during the conference,
ranging from 15C to 25C (59F-77F). Bring your swimming suit with you (for
your spare days!), and do not forget some protection for the sun.
If you are travelling to Spain from outside the Schengen region,
you may wish to check wether you need a visa. Information
is available here.
No vaccinations are required when entering Spain from
The conference organizers will not be able to take out
any kind of insurance for participants or accompanying persons.
Participants are required to make their own arrangements concerning
The Euro is the official currency in Spain.
Organizational details during the conference will be
dealt with at the registration desk. Should you need further assistance, do
not hesitate to contact any person of the organization, that will try to
help in everything they can.
The usual emergency and help numbers are always
Please do not hesitate to ring them in case of trouble.
Málaga is a tourist resource used to deal with tourists and their problems,
and normally very friendly to foreigners.