General information


CaixaForum Barcelona
Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8, 08038 Barcelona
Tel. +34 93 476 86 00

Official Language

The Conference official language is English and all presentations must be done in English.

Registration and Accommodation

As the official conference secretariat of HBP International Conference. Understanding Consciousness, Kenes Group is pleased to welcome you to Barcelona, Spain and to offer special reduced rates at top hotels. Email:

Visa requirements and Visa Invitation Letters

Some participants may require a visa to travel to Spain. Participants are requested to check with the Spanish consulate or diplomatic mission in their home country. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a Visa with no commitment from the organizers to provide any financial support.

Please note that the average time for obtaining a visa can be from two to six weeks from the date of application. The cost of visas varies depending on the intended length of stay, etc.

Official letters of invitation designed to help overcome administrative difficulties in certain countries can be sent to participants by the Secretariat. Should you require an invitation please contact us​.​

It must be understood that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the Organizing Committee or Meeting Organizer to provide any financial assistance. If you require an original letter, it is recommended that you send your request 2 months in advance to account for delivery by post and administrative time.

Conference Secretariat

Tel: +34 913 612 600 – Fax: +34 913 559 208

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