"When the governor Don Antonio González de Sepúlveda charged against dozens of pirates who had landed on the coast of Almazarrón with only a few riders did not know was coming."
So begins the recapitulation on the International Congress on "Philip II and Almazarrón.'s Local construction of a global empire" that has been a before and after in the way of studying and understanding history from its origins as Mazarron villa.
This was emphasized by the Councillor for Culture, Maria Celeste Soria, at the close of this meeting between scholars, researchers, teachers and students and which was accompanied by the director of the scientific committee of the Congress and Professor of Modern History, Contemporary and Latin University of Murcia, José Javier Ruiz.
The mayor also said "I hope that the sessions have been enriched and promoted the exchange of ideas and also desire that has served for you to know a little better the archaeological, heritage and culture of our town because, as Councillor for Tourism, I hope you all had a good and enjoyable stay in addition to serving you return to visit us soon. "
As stated by the Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, "this conference is the result of the effort and the work of many people. Of those who had the opportunity to present their papers or communications here, institutions that have participated in its organization and many workers who virtually nil so our eyes have enabled all be successfully developed and perfect organization. Which encourages us to repeat soon an initiative of this magnitude. "
For the mayor "this Congress has shown a before and after in how to undertake this kind of activity in our town."
In addition, during the three days of the conference papers and communications are encouraged to discussions, sometimes burning, in which participants closed many questions and hypotheses but, at the same time, opening new ones, to be sure, have helped conference attendees.
Mainly those who are developing their theses, dissertations or limit work, who will continue his research, from now, from new perspectives and greater wealth than before the conclusion of the appointment.
An event in which "we have put a finishing touch to the commemoration of the 440 anniversary of the granting of the privilege of Villa" has ruled the mayor.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón