Most of the events will take place in the city center area of Leon, Guanajuato. This is an enjoyable part of the city, where most attractions, the recommended hotels and most of the academic venues are located at a walking distance from each other. We recommend participants to walk, but otherwise taxi and Uber are easy-to-use options.


Main venue


Biblioteca Central del Estado de Guanajuato – Label A in the map.

There are three main spaces for the event: Jose Vasconcelos Room (main entrance – ground floor), Audiovisual Room (First floor) and Glass Room (Top floor).

The library is walking distance from recommended hotels and bus station


Other academic venues

Universidad de Guanajuato, Sede Forum – Label B in the map

Walking distance from recommended hotels and bus station

DCI (División de Ciencias e Ingenierías) – Outside the map

Take (public) transport from recommended hotels, bus station and airport. Follow Google directions from bus station in this link.


Hotel Enterprise Inn – Label H3 in the map. Main student accommodation.

Walking distance from academic venues and bus station. Price: $742.22 per night for single or double occupancy. Direct reservation on phone 014775146000/018000877600 with Martha Rodríguez González, using the code name “MEXICOPAS”. (Precio $742.22 por noche en habitación doble o sencilla. Reservacion directa en el telefono 014775146000/018000877600 con Martha Rodríguez González, usando el código  ”MEXICOPAS”)


Other nearby options include:

Hotel Plaza Stadium – Label H5 in the map

Walking distance from academic venues and bus station. Price $1050.20 for double or single occupancy. For breakfast add $130 per person. Direct reservation to phone 014772670701, quoting the Universidad de Guanajuato for the special rate. (Precio:  $1050.20 for habitación sencilla o doble. Para desayuno añadir $130/persona. Reservación directa al teléfono 014772670701, solicitando tarifa de la Universidad de Guanajuato).

Hotel Hotsson – Label H1 in the map

Hotel Eco Express – Label H2 in the map

Hotel Calzada – Label H4 in the map


Social / Eating / Other

The city is centre is 20min walk and there are plenty of eating/drinking option, specially on weekends.

Central bus station – Label C in the map

Walking distance from academic venues and recommended hotels