Venue

The conference will be held at the Building for Pedagogy, Science and Technology, at the University of Aveiro in two parallel sessions.

 

The city of Aveiro is known as the Venice of Portugal and surrounded by salt-flats, beaches and lagoons. It is dominated by the Central Canal running through town. Once a big sea port, Aveiro lies in a region of valleys cut by mountains and fertile lagoon plains.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aveiro - Venice of Portugal

Hotels in Aveiro

 

* Hotel Salinas (15-20 min walking distance)

http://hoteldassalinas.com/en/#

 

Single standard room– 50€/noite

Studio single – 55€/noite

Studio Twin – 75€/noite

Studio Triple – 85€/noite

Breakfast included

Free WiFi

Booking by: reservas@hoteldassalinas.com

 

* Hotel Imperial (15-20 min walking distance)

http://www.hotelimperial.pt/

 

Single room: €39,50/night

Double room: €55,00/night

Breakfast included

Free WiFi

Booking by: reservas@hotelimperial.pt or fax 00 351 234 380 159 or by phone 00 351 234 380 150 and provide: Name of person or entity to bill, Address, Postal code, Number taxpayer, Telephone number.

 

Please mention “Final COST UA” as a reference.

 

* Hotel Meliã Ria (20-25 min walking distance)

http://www.meliaria.com/en-gb/home.aspx?areaid=37

 

Single room: €80,00/night

Double room: €90,00/night

Breakfast included

Free WiFi

Booking by e-mail (melia.ria@meliaportugal.com) or phone (+351 234 401 000), 

 

Please mention “Final COST UA” as a reference.

 

Location of the meeting

 

Complexo Pedagógico

Universidade de Aveiro

3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal

 

How to reach Aveiro

 

Arriving at Porto Airport:

 

… you can get the metro from the “Aeroporto” to “Estação de Campanhã” (train station to get the train to Aveiro). At the airport you must buy a card and recharge it to go into the metro- you will find it before climbing the stairs! – this journey will take around 40min.

 

… you can get a taxi to the train station “Estação de Campanhã” – this will take around 20min., depending on the traffic (rush hours may take 30min.).

 

At the train station you can get 3 different trains: slow (urbano, 3,40€, around 1h), medium (InterCidades, 11,70€, 40min.), fast (Alfa Pendular, 14,20€, 32min.)

 

Arriving at Lisbon Airport:

 

… you can get the metro from the “Aeroporto” to “Oriente” (train station to get the train to Aveiro). At the airport you must buy a card and recharge it to go into the metro- you will find it after going down the stairs to the metro! – this journey will take around 10min.

 

… take a taxi to the train station “Estação Oriente”- around 10min. (depending on the traffic)

 

At the train station you can get 2 different trains: medium (InterCidades, 20,20€, 2h 20min.), fast (Alfa Pendular, 26,30€, 2h.)

 

You can check train timetables at http://www.cp.pt

 

At the Aveiro train station, the easiest way is to ask for a taxi to your hotel or to the Universidade de Aveiro (Complexo Pedagógico) (just in front of the sports pavilion).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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