Akademy 2013 will take place in two different venues. The weekend conference (13-14 July) of talks and presentations will take place at the Bizkaia Aretoa building which is part of the University of the Basque Country, UPV/EHU . The building is located on the Ría de Bilbao river, close to the famous Guggenheim Museum.
The University of the Basque Country has 45,000 students and an academic staff of 5,000 people. The Bilbao campus is one of the three campuses of the University. The others are located in Vitoria-Gasteiz and San Sebastian.
The Faculty of Engineering (ETSI)
From Monday to Friday (15-19 Juy), workshops and BoF sessions will talk place in the Faculty of Engineering at UPV/EHU. The Faculty is located in the middle of the City, close to the San Mámes football stadium. ETSI was founded in 1897, and offers classes taught in Spanish, Basque, English and French.