Venue




About Abades Nevada Palace

ISIPTA 2021 will ge held in Abades Nevada Palace Hotel. The hotel it is placed just 5 minutes from the city centre by metro, next to the Parque Tecnológico de la Salud, Los Cármenes football stadium and the Sports Arena. With easy access to the motorway, it makes the hotel and ideal location to visit La Alhambra and Sierra Nevada.

Featuring an avant-garde style, the accommodation has been especially designed in an oval shape to provide rooms with views of the Sierra Nevada and La Alhambra. The hotel boasts the latest services and facilities with bright spacious rooms. You can find it all right here: rooms with a modern decor and views, lobby-bar, restaurants, spa, gym, outdoor swimming pool (in the summer) and parking. Hotel location is included in the map below):



About Granada

The city

Granada is the capital city of the province of Granada, in the autonomous community of Andalucia, Spain. Granada is located at the foot of Sierra Nevada mountains, with an average elevation of 738 meters above sea level. The 2005 national census estimates a population aroung 470,000. For more information, see Granada Wikipedia page.

History

With more than a thousand years of recorded history, Granada enjoys one of Spain's most important cultural and architectural patrimonies. The city was founded by the Romans under the name of Illibris. Later, after the invasion of the Iberian Peninsula by the Muslims in the 8th century, the city received its current name. The Catholic Monarchs conquered the city in 1492 finishing the Reconquista or Christian Reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula. During the siege of the city, Queen Isabella received Cristopher Columbus and granted him the means in order to embark on his trip to the West Indies (more details are included in History section of Wikipedia page.

Monuments

Besides the Alhambra, the world renowned palaces and fortresses of the Nasrid dinasty, and the historical Moorish Albaicin quarter, both designated as World Heritage by UNESCO, Granada boasts a Renaissance cathedral dating from the 16th century and many other architectual monuments of the first magnitude: Royal Chapel, the Monastery of la Cartuja, the Monastery of San Jerónimo, etc. More info in Heritage and monuments.

Brochures and maps


Some scanned brochures:


Tourist office links


News

Importante dates


  • Paper submission dealine: February 10th, 2021.
  • Paper notification: April 15th, 2021.
  • Paper final version due: May 10th, 2021.

Organisation

ISIPTA 2021 is organised by the UTAI group, a research group of the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, University of Granada.

For info about the conference, contact isipta@decsai.ugr.es. For comments about the website, contact Manuel Gómez-Olmedo.