WP2 Domain-Workshop on Alternative Computing Paradigms

The second Domain Workshop of WP2 in NEREID (“NanoElectronics Roadmap for Europe: Identification and Dissemination”) will be about Alternative Computing Paradigms and will take place in May 11-12, 2017, in Sitges, near Barcelona.
Topic: “Non-conventional information processing and computing paradigms approaches and devices”.

Sitges, Church, near Barcelona

Thursday 11 May, 2017:
Friday 12 May, 2017:


Hotel Calipolis Sitges
Av. Sofia 2-6
Sitges (near Barcelona)
Phone: (+34) 938 941 500

Ms. Cristina Morales

Phone: +34 93 737 2644
e-mail: cristina [dot] moralesaticn2 [dot] cat



Evening before Day 1, Wednesday 10, 2017
20:00 - 21.00 Welcome Recettion at Hotel Calipolis
Day 1: Thursday, May 11, 2017 --- 8:30 - 19.15
Day 2: Friday May 12, 2017 --- 9:30 - 15:40

The updated program can be found in the pdf file, linked below. Depending on the speakers to be confirmed, we will reorganise to include two more talks from NEREID partners on key aspects of the Road Map (Materials/Equipment and Design/Architecture). It may mean an earlier start on Friday.


For registration requires you to visit the online registration page. We should be grateful if you would fill it in since we will use this to confirm the number of rooms to the hotel ***by the end of April***.


We have reserved a block of rooms for the nights of Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th May on bed and breakfast basis. The cost is covered by the workshop for participants whose invitation letters mentioned this explicitely. For other participants payment will have to be made directly to the hotel. The cost will be between 130-135 euros per night including breakfast. The workshop will cover lunches, dinner and coffee breaks for all registered participants. Additional nights can be booked directly with the Hotel (phone nr: +34 938 941 500, web page: http://www.hotelcalipolis.com/en/offers-and-promotions-calipolis-hotel-sitges/ ) mentioning the code: ICN2 NEREID Workshop.


The most convenient airport is “Barcelona International Airport El Prat” (BCN).
Please let us know **your arrival and departure flights and times** via registration. We will arrange a shuttle or two to meet most participants free of charge, once we know your arrival details. For the return we will consider taxis or shuttle depending on the number of participants and timing leaving Sitges on Friday afternoon/evening. We will let you know the times of the shuttles when we have the arrival details of participant at the latest on Monday 8th May.

Participants/speakers who have been offered travel support, please keep safely your receipts, itinerary and boarding passes. You will be given an expenses claim form on site for the promised amount.


All meals will take place in the hotel, except the Workshop dinner, the location of which will be announced later. All meals will be covered by the workshop for all participants. You are asked to indicate during registration if you will join us to confirm numbers to the hotel. We should be grateful if you would advice there as well if any allergies or food preferences (vegetarian, etc) exist, to alert the hotel and restaurant.

Information for Speakers:

Information for the Speakers, Discussants and Rapporteurs are available following the link below.

Please feel free to contact Ms Morales with any queries you may have.