C/ de Sant Antoni M. Claret, 171
08041 Barcelona Barcelona
The Agència de Promoció dActivitats i de Congressos manages UAB Campus facilities, as well as providing advice, organizing and coordinating activities taking place on the different campuses belonging to the university.
The Casa Convalescència, UABs Barcelona venue, is building located in the historic complex of Sant Pau Hospital – declared a Heritage Site in 1978 and a UNECO Cultural Heritage Site in 1997 – with all necessary services and technology for holding congresses, conventions, business meetings and all types of seminars and workshops. Likewise, it is also a prefect venue for cultural and social events.
With a surface area of 6,245sqm distributed over four floors and a basement, Casa Convalescència is a unique building featuring a profusion of Modernist architectural elements. The venue has 27 fully-equipped function and meeting rooms, seating from 15-400 delegates, while its full capacity is around 1,000 people. Casa Convalescència also has a cafeteria and an onsite catering service, cash dispenser, and free Wi-Fi, among other services.