Spain is among the top 5 of the European high-tech markets. Current evaluations forecast a 14 % growth in the software sector in the medium term, while 9 % growth are predicted for IT outsourcing services such as cloud computing. The IT sector is also the main driver of the slowly up swinging local economy. Concerning the venue, the Madrid region is one of the leading business and industrial locations in Spain and the root for the well established IT infrastructure. Thus, many foreign enterprises have a head office and production site in Madrid.
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Right in between the beautiful Retiro park, the elegant Salamanca neighborhood and some of Madrid’s finest boutiques sits Hotel Wellington, a home to many famous actors and guests throughout the years. The hotel recently expanded its gastronomic menus with the world’s largest urban self-sustaining garden, which can be found right at the rooftop of the hotel. Additionally, the great transportation network of Madrid allows convenient access to the hotel through the very close main station, the nearby airport and many subway stations right around the corner of the hotel. Famous tourist sights like Plaza Mayor, Palacio Real, the Cathedral or the Puerta del Sol can be reached within fair walking distance.