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k. Social Program

18th May - Welcome Party

The welcome party will be held at the headquarter of Military Academy in Lisbon. 

Before the welcome party the participants of the conference will enjoy the historic visit at the Palácio da Bemposta where is the headquarters of Military Academy.


19th May 

Military and equestrian performances by the cadets of the Military Academy.


20th May - Excursion 

Departure from Amadora to visit:


Queluz National Palace and gardens

The Queluz National Palace is a Portuguese 18th-century palace located at Queluz in the Lisbon District. One of the last great Rococo buildings to be designed in Europe, the palace was conceived as a summer retreat for Dom Pedro of Braganza, later to become husband and then king consort to his own niece, Queen Maria I.


Sintra National Palace

The Sintra National Palace also called Town Palace is located in the town of Sintra.
It is the best preserved medieval Royal Palace in Portugal, having been inhabited more or less continuously at least from the early 15th up to the late 19th century. It is an important tourist attraction and is part of the Cultural landscape of Sintra, designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.


Cabo da Roca, Guincho, Cascais

Cabo da Roca (Cape Roca) is a cape which forms the westernmost extent of mainland Portugal and continental Europe (and by definition the Eurasian land mass). 
Praia do Guincho (Guincho Beach) is a popular Atlantic beach. The beach has preferred surfing conditions and is popular for surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing.
Cascais is a coastal town. It is a cosmopolitan suburb of the Portuguese capital and one of the richest municipalities in Portugal. The former fishing village gained fame as a resort for Portugal's royal family in the late 19th century and early 20th century. Nowadays, it is a popular vacation spot for both Portuguese and foreign tourists.


Garden of the Casino Estoril

The Gardens of the Casino Estoril located just 20 minutes from downtown Lisbon. 
Large garden that extends from the Estoril Casino to the Avenida Marginal. Space well maintained, with extensive lawns, many trees, benches, fountains and some Lagos. 
The view of the sea accompanies perfectly, walk or any physical activity.

21 May - Conference Dinner