Invite your customers to attend Project Momentum 2010 Barcelona, Spain on November 16 – 18, 2010



Invite your customers to attend Project Momentum 2010—EMEA, a European, Middle East and African customer and partner event, to be held in Barcelona, Spain on November 16 – 18, 2010.



When it comes to Project and Portfolio Management, one size does not fit all. That's why you need a solution that provides the right tools to meet your organization's unique and specific needs to effectively manage all types of work—from simple tasks to complex programs. Microsoft Project 2010 offers flexibility and choice to tailor work management solutions to individuals, teams and enterprises.

Join the Microsoft Project Corporation and the regional teams to learn & share best practices and participate in hands on labs. Experience in-depth business and technical sessions and engage with senior Microsoft executives, Partners and the EMEA Project community.

Called the most significant Project release in more than a decade, come learn what the buzz is all about.

To register, please select the “register now” button below.

Registration for this event is $75.00 (USD).

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See you in November! Project Momentum 2010—EMEA Planning Team |


Frequently Asked Questions

What are the dates of the event?

The Microsoft Project Momentum 2010—EMEAEvent is scheduled from early evening on Tuesday, November 16 - Thursday, November 18, 2010.

Where is the event taking place?

The Microsoft Project Momentum 2010—EMEAEvent will be held at the Hilton Barcelona Hotel in Barcelona, Spain.

Hilton Barcelona

Avda Diagonal, 589-591, Barcelona, Spain 08014 Tel: 34-93-495 7777  

Fax: 34-93-495 7700

What will the weather be like in Barcelona during this time? Temperatures tend to be cool but not cold, with a fair bit of sun but don't be surprised by overcast days. Be prepared for all sorts of moderate weather. The average maximum temperature in Barcelona in November is 63°F/17°C and the average minimum temperature is 46°F/8°C. Sunrise is roughly 7:40 a.m. and sunset 5:32 p.m.

When should I plan my arrival and departure for the Momentum event?

We recommend that you arrive no later than Tuesday, November 16, 2010. A welcome reception to kick off the event is planned for early Tuesday evening. Please make plans to attend.

Who should attend?

The Microsoft Project Momentum 2010—EMEAEvent is open to all EMEA customers and partners. Representatives from the Microsoft EMEA Project Field Community will also be attending. Space is limited so register early to avoid disappointment.

Who will pay for my travel expenses?

You will be responsible for all your travel expenses, including airfare, hotel accommodations and incidentals, airport transfers and meals. Event day meals (breakfast, lunch, AM/PM breaks), the Tuesday evening welcome reception and the Wednesday evening dinner will be provided for you.

When should I register for the event?

When should I book my airfare?

We suggest that you secure your airfare as soon as possible.

When should I book my hotel?

To book a hotel room, you must go through the event registration process and reserve a hotel room. The hotel will not be able to book your hotel room directly. A discounted hotel room rate of 140 EUR (roughly $185.00 USD) has been negotiated. Not included in the room rate is a VAT tax of 8% per night.

Do I need a passport or Visa to enter into Spain?

A passport is required to gain entrance into Spain.  If you need additional information on passport or Visa requirements, please visit Passport and Visa Information.  If you have any additional questions or require an official event invitation to accompany your Visa request, please contact

How can I get from the airport to the hotel?

The distance from the Barcelona airport (Aeropuerto Transoceanico de Barcelona) to the Hilton Barcelona hotel is approximately 13 km/8 miles.

There are several transportation options to choose from, including:

Metro: The Barcelona Metro is open until midnight from Sunday to Thursday. Until 2am on Friday nights and throughout Saturday night. For more information, including pricing, please visit: Barcelona Metro Guide

Taxi: Taxi cabs are available for hire at the airport. Estimated cost to the Hilton Barcelona Hotel is approximately 25 EUR /$33 UDS. For more information, please visit: Barcelona Taxi Guide

Private Towncar: Towncars are available for hire at the airport. Estimated cost to the Hilton Barcelona Hotel is approximately 83 EUR/$110 USD. For more information, please visit Barcelona Towncar Guide

Rental Car: For rental information in Barcelona, please visit Barcelona Car Rental Guide

Driving Directions to the Hilton Barcelona Hotel:

From the airport, take the C-32B towards Barcelona, continue along Ronda de Dalt (Lleida, Girona). Take exit 11 (Les Corts, Zona Universitaria, UPC), take the B-23 until arriving into Barcelona and continue on Avinguda Diagonal straight ahead until no 589.

Will I be able to access the internet from my hotel guest room?

Guest room internet fees have been negotiated to be included in the discounted room rate. If you require more than a basic internet connection, it will be your responsibility to cover that cost.

Can I use my cell phone or camera during the event? As a consideration to others, we ask that you not use your cell phones during sessions. Please turn your cell phone to the silent mode while you are in sessions. Out of respect for our presenters, we ask that no flash photography, video and/or audio recorders, or laser pointers be used during any session.   There is no videotaping. Is smoking permitted in the facilities? Smoking is not allowed throughout the Hilton Barcelona Hotel. Please utilize designated smoking areas outside the facilities. What should I wear while attending sessions and evening events? Business casual is appropriate attire while attending the event. Please note that inside the hotel meeting space it can be cool so plan on bringing a sweater or jacket for your personal comfort level.  Are business services available? Yes, for your convenience, there is a Business Center located in the Hilton Barcelona Hotel.

Is there side meeting space available? Unfortunately, there is no designated side meeting space reserved during the event. Is luggage check available? The Hilton Barcelona Hotel offers a luggage check. Please check with the hotel front desk.