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Free Training
Conference Dinner
Hotel & Travel
Madrid, Spain


Friday, May 31
• Registration Ends

Friday, May 31
• Presentations Due

Wednesday, June 12
• FlowSight™ Training

Wednesday, June 12
Opening Reception

Thursday, June 13
• Conference Dinner

13th Annual FLOW-3D European Users Conference

13th FLOW-3D European Users Conference in Madrid

The 13th annual FLOW-3D European Users Conference will be held June 13-14, 2013 in Madrid, Spain at the Hotel Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII. Free training on FlowSight™, the embedded and customized version of EnSight in FLOW-3D will be held the afternoon of June 12 at the conference hotel. All FLOW-3D users—and anyone interested in becoming a FLOW-3D user—are invited to attend the conference.

The conference will commence with an opening reception, the evening of Wednesday, June 12. Flow Science would like to invite all conference attendees and their guests for a welcome aperitif and appetizers at the Hotel Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII. The reception will begin at 19:00.

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Speakers Announced!

Users throughout Europe, from both the commercial sector and academia, will present and discuss their work. An exciting lineup of speakers include Roche Diagnostics GmbH (Germany), Électricité de France S.A. (France), Sendekia (Spain), Form Stampi (Italy), and Antrametal (Turkey). Wave energy, aerospace, casting, microfluidics, coating, and hydraulics are among the represented application areas. Go here for a full list of speakers and their topics.


Free Training: FlowSight™ - Advance Beta Version

Flow Science will offer a 1/2 day of free training on FlowSight™, FLOW-3D’s future visualization tool, Wednesday, June 12, 2013 from 13:00 - 17:00 in the Retiro Meeting Room at the Hotel Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII directly preceding the conference. Attendees can sign up for the training when they register online.

A beta version of FlowSight™ will be made available in advance to conference attendees who sign up for the training. Attendees will be encouraged to download and install this beta on their laptops, to bring to the training. Flow Science will provide results files for use in the training exercises.


Important Dates:


El Barril de RecoletosConference Dinner

This year’s conference dinner will be held at  El Barril de Recoletos, Thursday, June 13 at 21:00. Flow Science would like to invite all attendees and their guests to the conference dinner. Please RSVP for the conference dinner when you register for the conference.

The restaurant is a short walk (about 8 minutes) from the conference hotel. Directions will be provided in the conference materials.


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Travel & Accommodations

Conference Hotel - Hotel Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII **** Plus

The 4-star Hotel Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII offers in its rooms flat screen TV (with Satellite TV), hydro-massage shower, air-conditioned/ heating and mini-bar. Situated on the historic street of Alfonso XII, in the prestigious area of ​​El Retiro.

The building of the Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII was previously a palace dating from the 19th century and is located in Alfonso XII street. The hotel is located opposite the Retiro Park, and is just a few meters from the Puerta de Alcalá, the AVE train station of Atocha, and the Royal Botanical Gardens.

Just a few meters from the Hotel Savoy Alfonso XII there are several important, representative and historical buildings and tourist attractions such as: the Cason del Buen Retiro, the Puerta de Alcalá and the Plaza de Cibeles where the famous Cibeles Fountain was designed by the renowned architect Ventura Rodríguez, Palacio de Comunicaciones now the current head office of the mayor of Madrid, Palacio de Linares or House of America and Bank of Spain. 

The prestigious and famous museums in the so-called Golden Triangle of Museums (Prado, Thyssen and Reina Sofia) are 10 minutes walk from the hotel.

Image and information taken from the Hotel Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII website.

We have negotiated a special rate of 138 plus 10% tax/single use and 145 € plus 10% tax/double use. Both rates include buffet breakfast as well as free wi-fi in the guest rooms and throughout the hotel, including the meeting room. These rates are valid from June 11 - June 15, 2013.

Book before April 30 to secure your reservation!
To reserve a room at the special rate, please send an email to hotel reservations noting the event with FLOW SCIENCE, INC. along with the specifics of your request (room type, dates, single/double, etc.). You will then receive an email confirmation of your hotel reservation.

Address & Directions

C/ Alfonso XII nº18
(Retiro - Puerta de Alcalá) 28014 Madrid, Spain

Tel: +34 915 221 920
Fax: +34 915 218 626
Email: alf@hthoteles.com

Get directions to the hotel from the airport, by car or by train.

Madrid, Spain

Find out what's new and what to do in Madrid on the city of Madrid's official website.

Presentation Information

The conference fee for one presenter per presentation will be waived. Presentation formats can be either a PowerPoint file or a file format that can be opened in PowerPoint. Final presentations are due Friday, May 31, 2013. Each presenter will have a 30 minute speaking slot — 20 minutes for presenting and 10 minutes for Q & A. Please contact us if you have any questions about presenting at the conference. Please email us your presentation or to request a link to our FTP DropBox.


CEI - Exclusive Visualization Sponsor of the 13th FLOW-3D European Users Conference

CEI - developer of EnSight visualization softwareEnSight 10 features an all-new structured volume rendering capability and a streamlined user interface for analyzing and communicating complex simulation results. Offering exceptional customization options and ease-of-use with intuitive drag-and-drop and right-click capabilities, it allows users to build custom toolbars, similar to the Windows Ribbon, based on the options, features and functionality needed.

Past Conferences

12th FLOW-3D European Users Conference

11th FLOW-3D European Users Conference

10th FLOW-3D European Users Conference

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