Visitor FAQ

Date and location

What is the address of the venue?

IFEMA, Feria de Madrid,
Av. Partenón, 5, 28042, Madrid, Spain
T: +34 902 22 15 15

Event registration

How do I register to visit the show?

Interested in attending CPhI Worldwide 2018 in Madrid? Register now for free by clicking here!

Does my registration for CPhI also give access to the bioLIVE, ICSE, P-MEC,FDF and InnoPack exhibitions?

Yes, your CPhI registration will also give you access to the co-located events. This year you will be emailed your visitor badge upon registration - bring this onsite to avoid the queues!

Do you have an overview of what is happening before and during the exhibition?

There are many great & new things happening this year at CPhI. Please, use this link to find out more

How can I apply for a visa to enter Spain?

You might need a visa to enter Spain. You can obtain a formal invitation letter from the Organiser until 31 August 2018. Please review the information on this page to understand the procedure for applying for such an invitation letter, depending on what country you are from.

If you have any remaining visa related questions, please contact [email protected]

Travel and stay

How can I arrange accommodation for myself or my entire team?

UBM EMEA has appointed b network as the official accommodation agency for CPhI in 2018. b network has secured a range of great accommodation solutions at every price point and is ready to assist with accommodation bookings at more than 100 properties from apartments to 5*luxury hotels in Madrid city.


Don't hesitate to send your accommodation requirements in an e-mail to b-network who will put together a tailor-made solution for you or your team. Alternatively, you can visit their dedicated and secured online booking centre.

Book your hotel now

Due to the high demand for hotel accommodation for this event we are advising exhibitors and visitors to make their booking early.

For more information regarding accommodation, transport or dining options please contact:

Ms Nuria Martín - [email protected]


What is the limited age attending the event?

As CPhI Worldwide is a trade event, no one under 18 years will be allowed to enter the exhibiton

Will there be wireless internet access at the show?

Yes, there is limited wireless internet access during the show in specific areas


Who is exhibiting?

Overview of Exhibitor List:

For a more detailed overview of what products and services each exhibitor does, please refer to

Are there any free seminars to attend?

Yes, you can attend any of the pharma insight briefings at no extra charge. The list of speakers and agenda will be available soon.