Third Action Workshop and Sixth Management Committee Meeting

October 6, 2016 @ 9:00 am – October 7, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Hotel of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Hotel Dom na Uchenia
Boulevard "Shipchenski Prohod" 50, 1113 Sofia
Svetozar Margenov

Workshop program




Venue and Hotel information

Short list websites of possible hotels  (See map below):


The first one is the place of the event. The next two are in a walking distance from the meeting location (see the attached map). All they are visible for instance in


How to arrive


The Hotel of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (also known as Hotel “Dom na Uchenia” or Hotel “Kedar”) is located in Campus 1 of the Academy, 10 minutes far from the Airport by car. One could use also a variety of busses (including No 84 from the Airport) or trolleybuses to Hotel Pliska stop which is 5-10 minutes  walking from the location of the meeting. There is a tram No 20 stop on “Shipchenski prohod” boulevard at 1-2 minutes walking distance.


Flying to Sofia Airport is the most convenient way to come.


Sofia Airport is located 10 km east from the centre of the city. Sofia Airport Metro Station of Line 1 is situated next to Terminal 2 of the airport and provides a fast connection to the city centre. The price of a single ride ticket is 1.60 lev (~0.80 EUR). The ticket is valid for the entire Sofia Metro network, including the transfer to Line 2. Tickets can be purchased from the cashier desks in the metro station or from ticket machines.

Two bus routes connect the airport.  Line 84 goes to the Sofia University and connects the airport with the city centre. The price of single ride ticket for the ground transport (buss, trolleybus or tram) is 1.60 lev (~0.80 EUR).

A second thicket is needed for a bigger lugage.




About nesus

Jesus Carretero is a Full Professor of Computer Architecture and Technology at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Spain), where he is responsible for that knowledge area since 2000. He is also Director of the Master in Administration and Management of Computer Systems, which he founded in 2004. He also serves and has served as a Technology Advisor and in applied projects with several companies such as RENFE, EADS, INDRA, SIEMENS or ISOLUX, developing research and innovation projects. He is a project reviewer for Spanish research ministry and also European Union. His research activity is centered on high-performance computing systems, distributed systems and real-time systems. He has participated and leaded several national and international research projects in these areas, founded by Madrid Regional Government, Spanish Education Ministry and the European union. He was teaching in Facultad de Informática of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Spain) since 1989 until 1997. In 1997 and 1998 he was a visiting scholar at the NorthWestern University of Chicago (Ill, USA), where he was researching with Prof. Alok Choudhary. He works currently at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, where he has been teaching since 2000. Carretero is a senior member of the IEEE Computer Society and member of the ACM.