GNU Hackers Meeting 2019 — Madrid, Spain

Twelve years after it's first edition in Orense, the GHM is back to Spain! This time, we will be gathering in the nice city of Madrid for hacking, learning and meeting each other.

We will shortly publish additional information regarding the schedule, accomodation, etc. Please stay tuned.


The event will have place from Wednesday 4 September to Friday 6 September.



ETSISI - Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería de Sistemas Informáticos, which is part of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.


        Calle Alan Turing s/n (Carretera de Valencia Km 7), 28031

GPS coordinates:

        40° 23' 22.92" -3° 37' 40.42"

OSM map:

How to arrive:

The easiest way to reach the venue is a Taxi from the airport. In Madrid, there is a flat rate from/to the airport to/from any point of the city for 30 euros. It is a fast ride.

Then there is the train. You can get a train from the airport to Atocha, then from Atocha get the line C7-a, C2 or C1 to the station Vallecas.

Alternatively, you can get the Metro line 1, to the station Sierra de Guadalupe.


Registering is necessary to attend the GHM. Just write us an email to the contact address below, stating your intention to come, along with the following information:

Note that attendance is completely free of charge, as in free beer ;)

Call For Talks

We will be hosting a single track of talks during all three days. The venue provides a nice room with beamer, internet connection, power plugs, etc.

If you fancy to give a talk, presentation, a show-and-tell, whatever, please let us know in the contact address below, along with the following information, for each talk:


Wednesday 4 September
Thursday 5 September
Friday 6 September


There are many options for accommodation in Madrid. An alternative is to to search for hotels near Campus Sur UPM. An example of an affordable hotel at walking distance from the venue is the "Hotel ibis budget Madrid Vallecas".

However, Madrid is very well communicated by it's extensive Metro system: moving to different areas of the city is very fast. As an example, the event (dis)organizer (jemarch) will be based near Reina Victoria (Metro station "Guzman el Bueno") during the event and from there it only takes around 40 minutes to reach the UPM campus. So, you may opt to stay near Reina Victoria, or any other part of the city of your choice.


For subscriptions, talks proposals, or any other inquiry, suggestion, etc, please contact <>.

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