TradeTech FX 2018

September 10-September 12, 2018


44 (0) 20 7368 9836

When & Where…

11th-13th September 2017
Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I
Av. Diagonal, 661-671, Barcelona, 08028
T: 34 933 644 040


The luxurious Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I provides a tranquil retreat in the heart of Barcelona. The hotel is set in 25,000 square meters of breath-taking 19th century gardens and boasts unparalleled views of the stunning city skyline, as well as an award-winning spa. With a central location on the prestigious Avenida Diagonal, the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I excels as both an impressive hub for business and a memorable base for exploring Barcelona.

To help you get the perfect accommodation and the best special offers we have put together a unique TradeTech FX Europe HotelMap that shows the nearby accommodation options and best possible rates and special offers. The map displays live availability and allows you to book directly with each hotel:

Alternatively, if you would like assistance with your hotel booking you can contact Jessica Heili, our dedicated HotelMap concierge, on or call 020 7292 2335 (if outside UK +44 20 7292 2335). She will be happy to help you with your hotel booking and provide assistance organising your time in Barcelona.

Please note, we do not take responsibility either for reserving your travel or accommodation or for any subsequent cancellation.

BEWARE OF ROOM BLOCK AND RESERVATIONS SCAMS! Please note that the information provided above is the only official method to make reservations within the conference for hotel bedrooms. No housing company has been sanctioned by WBR and any outside groups contacting you claiming to be the housing provider for the event are not affiliated with the conference or WBR. If you have been contacted by one of these companies, or have any questions regarding making your hotel reservations for the event, please contact your event manager or call 44 (0) 207 368 9465.

Travel Info…


Located on Avinguda Diagonal, the main avenue in Barcelona, Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I offers superb communications links with easy access to the city’s airports, harbor and train stations, and to major road links with Madrid, France and the coast.

Getting There

The hotel can be accessed via public transport in the following ways:
Metro: Green Line (L3), Zona Universitaria
New metro line: L9 Sud from Barcelona airport (Orange line) to Zona Universitaria
Bus: nº 7, 67, H6, 75
Tram: Zona Universitaria

Airport Arrival

Located on Avinguda Diagonal, the hotel is 10km / six miles (approximately 15 minutes drive) from Barcelona International Airport, El Prat. Girona Airport is 92km / 57 miles away (approximately 60 minutes drive).

Buy Side Only Platform Evaluation Day Drinks Reception – 11th September, ALAIRE

A unique view of Barcelona on the 8th floor of Hotel Condes de Barcelona – Enjoy networking over some tapas, music and cocktails on a stunning terrace overlooking La Pedrera and the Sagrada Familia.


Top 5 things to do in Barcelona!

Vist Sagrada Familia

A sacred Roman Catholic church designed by one of Barcelona’s most famous architects, Antoni Gaudí in 1882. The cathedral has over 3,000,000 visitors in a year coming to explore the unfinished church. The church can seat 13,000 people and the church should be completed between 2020 to the 2040’s. This is not a sight you want to miss.



An amusement park located on the highest mountain throughout the entire Collserola mountain range. The journey to the top can be done by bus, taxi, tram or walking. From the top of the mountain you view everything from the Sagrada Familia to the Mediteranian Cathedrals, and the 99,000 person FC Barcelona football stadium. This sight in Barcelona is one for the whole family to enjoy.

Barceloneta (next to the beach)

Barcelona is right on the coast of Spain, so while visiting, take a trip to the beach. Barceloneta is the town right next to the sea where you go to get the best fish, seafood meals, and tapas.


Museums (MNAC, MACBA, Picasso)

There are so many museums in Barcelona to go out and explore the rich history of the popular Spanish city. The MNAC museum is one museum with 1,000 years of Catalan art. The MACBA is full of contemporary abstract art, and the Picasso Museum is an entire museum filled with art from the famous Picasso. There are many museums to give you a look at the history of this cultured city.

Parque Guell

Parque Guell is a World Heritage Site. Also designed by Antoni Gaudí. It has beautiful architecture and is a great park to explore around in. The park shows amazing views and brings out another way to show Gaudí’s passion.