PAZO DA CULTURA
The symposium will be held at the Pazo da Cultura in Pontevedra (Galicia; Spain). This Auditorium was built in 1993 and holds most of the cultural offer in the Pontevedra city. It is located on the right side of the Lerez River at 10 minutes walking from the city center.
Rúa Alexandre Bóveda
s/n, 36005 Pontevedra
More information is available via Google maps
Website of Turismo de Pontevedra: http://www.visit-pontevedra.com/ing/
How to get to Pontevedra
The geographical situation of Pontevedra, provincial capital, and capital of the Rías Baixas, is absolutely privileged, and linked through a net of infrastructures that connect the city with the main Galician and Spanish cities.
The regional train net links Pontevedra with the main Galician cities.
Galicia has three airports that will simplify your trip, to make it fast and enjoyable:
- The airport of Peinador, in Vigo, 30 km from the capital city of Pontevedra
Bus from Peinador airport to Vigo city center (Line 9A)
Closest stop to train station: Urzaiz 60
Tariffs: Single ticket 1.32 €
Timetable: Monday to Friday, 05:55, 06:25 and 07:07, and every 30 minutes from 07:30 to 22:30
Saturdays, 06:40, 07:30 and every 30 minutes from 08:00 to 22:00.
Sundays and public holidays, every 60 minutes from 09:30 to 14:30, and every 30 minutes from 15:00 to 23:00.
Last buses leave at 23:07.
Times and rates may vary.
- The Lavacolla airport in Santiago de Compostela, 75 km away from Pontevedra
Bus from Lavacolla airport to Santiago city center
Stops at bus and train stations.
Tariffs: Single ticket 3.00 €
Timetable: From the airport, from 07:00 to 01:00h, departing every half hour. Times and rates may vary. Please check the website
- The Alvedro airport, in A Coruña, 134 km away from Pontevedra
Bus from Alvedro Airport to A Coruña city center (Line 4051)
Closest stops to bus or train station: Avenida A. Molina (Plaza Madrid)
Tariffs: Single ticket 1.50 €
Timetable: Monday to Friday, buses run from 7.15 am to 21.45 pm every half hour
Saturdays, from 8.00 am to 22.00 pm also every hour
Sundays and public holidays, from 9.00 am to 22.00 pm every hour
Times and rates may vary.
The airport of Porto, Portugal (Sa Carneiro) is also a good option since has a good international flight connections. This airport is located at 168 km from Pontevedra.
Transportation from Porto airport to Pontevedra:
The regional train net links Pontevedra with the main Galician cities. There are also daily connections with Madrid and Barcelona, as well as multiple combinations with other Spanish and Portuguese cities.
EACH PARTICIPANT MAY ONLY SUBMIT ONE ABSTRACT AS "PRESENTING AUTHOR" WHILE PARTICIPANTS MAY BE LISTED AS CO-AUTHORS ON MULTIPLE ABSTRACTS
Abstracts and papers have to be submitted via the ISHS online submission tool.
A valid ISHS user account for 2017 is required in order to submit an abstract. So, if you are not ISHS member yet, please proceed to www.actahort.org/members/newmember first, register and pay to activate your user account prior to submitting. ISHS members will be entitled to register to the symposium at the reduced ISHS member rate. Otherwise, you must pay a non-member ISHS rate plus an additional fee for the use of the online submission tool.
All abstracts for both oral and poster presentations should be prepared according to the instructions and submitted to the ISHS online submission tool ROSA.
An abstract in English, limited to 200-300 words in a single paragraph, is required in all cases.The abstract should contain a concise but comprehensive statement of the problem and results. The title and the abstract will be freely available on the ISHS website and should be considered an advertisement for the paper as it may be all that most viewers will read. Thus, it should be carefully and accurately written. Your abstract will be sorted and arranged to organize the program by the keywords you proposed in the abstract submission.
All oral speakers must submit a manuscript for the Acta Horticulturae. Authors of posters are welcome to submit their manuscript for Acta Horticulturae but posters cannot be published as such. Acta Horticulturae is a peer reviewed series, covering mainly the proceedings of ISHS Symposia and the International Horticultural Congress. All Acta Horticulturae articles are available online at www.actahort.org. Papers should be prepared following the Acta Horticulturae author guidelines.