Venue and Location
IPMU2020 will take place at Centro de Congressos do Instituto Superior Técnico (Técnico Lisboa), which is located in the heart of Lisbon.
Getting There From The Airport
The Red Line of Metro (subway) connects the Airport to Técnico (Saldanha station) in 20 minutes.
A limited number of rooms has been blocked for the participants in 3, 4 and 5 star hotels. Please check here for reservations.
Some of the best reasonably-priced hostels in the World can be found in Lisbon, right in the middle of the historic and night life district. There are plenty low-budget options in Lisbon starting from 25 euros a night for a shared dorm to a 50 euros room. Check your favourite search service for budget accommodation options, e.g. Booking.com, TripAdvisor or Airbnb.
Situated in the west coast of Portugal, where the Tagus river meets the Atlantic Ocean, Lisbon is the westernmost capital in mainland Europe. The light, the atmosphere, and the climate offer marvelous walks all over the city. Lisbon is also extremely lively, with a wealth of cultural events happening every day, and a vibrant nightlife. A huge selection of restaurants is available, featuring Portuguese and international cuisine.
In June the weather is usually very pleasant, with sunny days and warm temperatures (30ºC – 86ºF). There are several beaches a few minutes away from the center. The public transportation system is far-reaching and reliable, and has the Metro (subway) as its main backbone. Lisbon can also be easily reached by daily direct flights from major international cities.
This video provides some background on what to expect.