Networking events


Saturday May 05, 18:00

The Opening Ceremony is the offical starting point of the Congress and includes the prestigious Anitschkow Lecture, followed by traditional local music and entertainment.
All participants are invited to the Opening Ceremony, which will be held in the Anitschkow Hall – Auditorium I, followed by a Welcome Reception in the Exhibition area at the Centro de Congressos de Lisboa.


Monday May 07, 19:30 at Patio da Galé 

The enjoyable International evening will be held in one of the most beautiful building of Lisbon. An award ceremony, dinner buffet and live music will make this evening a special souvenir for the Congress guests.

Patio da Galé, has a privileged location in the beautiful Praça do Comércio near the Tagus River and Lisbon’s main avenues. This is the place where the Royal Palace and the India House were once located. A superb recent renovation has mantained the ancient structure and the magnificent cloisters, while adding new concepts reflecting the innovative and modern atmosphere of the city.  

Tickets are subject to availability and we recommend to reserve them online when registering to the Congress, or if already registered, by logging into your registration page.

Any remaining tickets can be purchased at the registration desk at Centro de Congressos de Lisboa.

Max # of Participants: 450