Eighth MC & WGs Meeting: 13–15 February 2013

Program | Venue | Registration | Lodging | Travel | Tourism | Organizers | Dinner

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Location: Lisbon (Portugal)

Conference Venue


Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Av. de Berna, 26-C
1069-061 Lisbon


(near the bullfight arena of Campo Pequeno and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation)



Lodging Information



There are many hotels in the vicinity of the Conference Venue. Here is a list of some of the hotels you can choose from:


Hotel ALIF Campo Pequeno ***           

SANA Executive Hotel ***                       

Hotel VIP Executive Zurique ***

Hotel VIP Executive Barcelona ***

VIP Inn Berna Hotel ***                       



Travel Information


To get to the Conference Venue/Suggested Hotels from Lisbon Airport:

Option 1: There is a new Underground (Metro) station at Lisbon Airport. You can take the Metro from Aeroporto station (red line) to Campo Pequeno (change at Saldanha to the yellow line, direction Odivelas); check here for details. You have to buy a card that you can charge (price of the card: 0,50€; single ticket: 1,25 €). More information is available here.


Option 2: Alternatively, you can take a taxi (approx. 5 km, 10 minutes, approx. 8 €)


To get from the Hotels to the Conference Venue

The conference venue is within walking distance from the suggested hotels (max. 10 minutes). For participants who have booked elsewhere, the closest underground station is Campo Pequeno (yellow line).



Tourism Information


Visit Lisboa [http://www.visitlisboa.com/Home_UK.aspx?lang=en-GB]



Local Organizers

Fernanda Pratas

João Costa

Maria Lobo


Please direct all inquiries regarding the program and academic activities to Sharon Armon-Lotem.

Conference Dinner




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