The conference will take place at Auditório Municipal de Vila do Conde. The venue is located close to the centre of Vila do Conde. See more information of how to get here below.
The city of Vila do Conde is a charming small coastal city with several options, from youth hostels to hotels.
The city of Porto, the largest town in the north of Portugal, has endless accommodation options (from hotels, to hostels, to airbnb) and the metro connects both cities in 35 minutes.
You can reach Vila do Conde by metro (“Metro do Porto”). Line B (red line), runs from Porto to Póvoa de Varzim.
Exit at stations “Santa Clara” (10 min. walk to the conference venue; 15 min. walk to the city center) or “Vila do Conde” (13 min. walk to the conference venue; 15 min. walk to the city centre).
If you come by train, take a train that stops at the central Porto station “Porto-Campanhã“. There, you can take the metro line B (red line) and exit at “Santa Clara” or “Vila do Conde” stations (direction: “Póvoa de Varzim”).
If you are coming from Porto Airport, take line E (purple line) and exit in “Verdes” station. Then, change to line B (red line), direction: “Póvoa de Varzim”, and exit at “Santa Clara” or “Vila do Conde” stations (direction: “Póvoa de Varzim”).
To reach Vila do Conde by car you can take the A28 highway, which can be easily reached if you are coming from Porto or the airport. Take the highway towards the North (in the direction of Vila do Conde / Viana do Castelo) and leave at exit 15 (signalled “N206 – Vila do Conde”). To reach the conference venue, follow directions for “Auditório Municipal“.
Vila do Conde is a town where most of the attractions are at walking distance. Most of the hotels are located in the town centre or on the other side of the river.
Claustro da Igreja do Mosteiro de Santa Clara
Aqueduto e Igreja do Mosteiro de Santa Clara
Centro de Memória de Vila do Conde.
Alfândega Régia - Museu da Construção Naval
Praça da República e Mosteiro de Santa Clara
Capela de Nossa Senhora da Guia
Several taxi companies operate in Vila do Conde. You may find some of their contacts below:
Central de Táxis Foz do Ave: (+351) 252 631 933 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Táxi Vila do Conde: (+351) 917 534 712
Táxi Narciso Peixoto: (+351) 967 048 374
The driver applications Uber and Bolt operate at Vila do Conde and Porto, including near the conference venue.
Campus de Vairão
Rua Padre Armando Quintas 7