Second International Conference on Mathematical Software

Castro Urdiales, SPAIN, September 1-3 2006


The workshop will be held in Castro Urdiales, one of the most beautiful places of the north coast of Spain. Castro Urdiales is an old fishermen's town with magnificient buildings, beautiful promenades, a very rich history and a lovely combination between the antique and the modern.

More information about the history of Castro Urdiales (in Spanish, English and French) can be found here.

The most remarkable monuments are described (
in Spanish, English and French) here. All of them are at a walking distance from the conference venue.

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(Left) the Ocharan Palace; (middle) the Brazomar beach; (right) the castle at night

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(Left) aerial view of the town; (middle) the city council; (right) the castle-light

More pictures of Castro Urdiales can be seen here: gallery1, gallery2, gallery3, gallery4, gallery5, gallery6, gallery7.

Conference venue

The conference venue will be La Residencia, a very recently rebuilt palace. The building has the most advanced audio-visual equipment for conferences and presentations and offers a unique indoors-outdoors environment for both fruitful discussions and relaxing enjoyment.

Address :

Marķa Aburto, 4,
39700 Castro Urdiales
Phone: 942 85 90 50
Fax: 942 85 90 51

See some recents pictures below.