Practical informations

The conference will take place 100% virtually, via Zoom.
Some speakers and moderators will be present at the Centro Cultural de Belém in Lisbon, which serves as headquarters of the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Headquarters of the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union
Centro Cultural de Belém
Praça do Império
1449-003 Lisboa, Portugal

The Centro Cultural de Belém is managed by a Foundation whose aim is to promote culture, developing and disseminating new creations in all of their different forms, from classical music to jazz, from theatre to dance, from opera to literature, architecture and cinema.

The CCB is also available as a centre for the holding of conferences and professional meetings. The Foundation’s special aim is to guarantee the conservation, administration and development of the patrimony of the Centro Cultural de Belém.
More information here

Those speakers and moderators who will be present at CCB in Lisbon, will be contacted by AMEX after the registration. Indeed, if needed, the cost of your travel, ground transfers and accommodation will be covered by the European Commission and managed by AMEX (Contact for travel booking

The working languages will be English and Portuguese. The organizers have arranged interpretation for the event.

Please be advised that this conference will be video and audio recorded and photos will also be taken.

Portugal uses Europe/WEST, which is CET +1 hour.

The first month of the summer, June, is a warm month in Lisbon, Portugal, with average temperature fluctuating between 25.7°C (78.3°F) and 16.6°C (61.9°F).

Portugal’s currency is Euro.

In order to make an outgoing international call to Portugal, the country code is +351.

Smoking is prohibited in indoor public areas.

For the programme:
Direção-Geral das Atividades Económicas
Catarina Mendes Leal :
Mauro Martins :

For registration, online attendance and conference logistics:
TEAMWORK Estelle Du Bouëxic:

For travel and accommodation arrangements: