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Venue

The conference will be held on the Freedom of the Seas Cruise Liner operated by Royal Caribbean International.  The ship will depart from Barcelona, Spain on Sunday, 3 September 2017 (at 17:00) and will arrive back in Barcelona on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 06:00.

Freedom of the Seas has been upgraded and refurbished in 2015.  This Cruise Liner is something to experience first-hand - you will never want to leave the ship!

Accommodation

Student accommodation

Delegate accommodation

Delegate accommodation is available as per package 1 to 4, shown on the registration page.

Student accommodation is only available as sharing option of 4 students per interior state room as per package 5. There is no single packages available for students. If students would like to take any other option then normal delegate rates will apply.

The configuration is two twin beds with two Pullman beds

All cabins available for SATNAC will be Standard Interior State rooms with no windows. The interior room has two twin beds that convert to a Royal King Bed and offers a flat-screen TV, telephone, mini-bar, hair-dryer, mini-safe and a  private bathroom with shower

The 13th deck has a sports area with a rock climbing wall, the FlowRider surf simulator, a miniature golf course and a full size basketball court.


The Arcadia Theatre will be used for the Plenary Sessions (Monday & Wednesday), while the 4 breakaway rooms at the Conference Centre will be utilised for the Student Presentations (Saturday morning).

The ship has three swimming areas. The main pool with outdoor movie screen, a dedicated adult pool, the solarium, and a pool area for kids.

Day #

Date

Port Location

Arrival

Time

Departure

Time

1

Sunday, 3 Sept

Barcelona, Spain


17:00

2

Monday, 4 Sept

Provence (Marseilles), France

09:00

18:00

3

Tuesday, 5 Sept

Nice (Villefranche), France

07:00

19:00

4

Wednesday, 6 Sept

Florence/Pisa (Laspezia) Italy

07:00

19:00

5

Thursday, 7 Sept

Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

07:00

19:00

6

Friday, 8 Sept

Naples, Italy

07:00

18:30

7

Saturday, 9 Sept

Cruising



8

Sunday, 10 Sept

Barcelona, Spain

06:00


Cruise Itinerary

Other Entertainment

The ice skating rink in Studio B is home to complimentary ice spectaculars - as well as informal skating. Various Broadway-style entertainment is hosted in the Arcadia Theatre. Karaoke evenings are held at the On Air Club and Sports Bar.


There is also a Casino on board and various lounges and bars. For the enrichment seeking - a large gym and spa is available.

The ship has 15 decks in total and has an interior promenade of 136 m, which features a coffee shop, Sorrento's Pizzeria, the Ben and Jerry's ice-cream shop, Vintages wine and tapas bar, the Bull and Bear Irish pub, and many Duty-free shops.