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Foreign Participants are kindly requested to check if they require visa to come to Portugal to attend the Conference. In case an invitation letter is required, please contact Dr. Elisabete Alegria:

Registration Fees

Registration Types Early registration
Until March 31, 2018
Normal Registration
April 1 – July 6, 2018
Later Registration
From July 7, 2018

General Participant € 450 € 520 € 590
Student € 290 € 330 € 390
Retired Academic Participant € 350 € 380 € 420
Accompanying Person € 150 € 170 € 200

Conference Lunches € 50
Conference Dinner € 35

OPTION 1: Sintra € 28
OPTION 2: Mafra € 44
OPTION 3: Old unrevealed Lisbon € 34
OPTION 4: Hidden Lisbon € 35

Participants are advised, for convenience, to register to the 4 conference lunches since at the time of the conference (still academic holiday period) the catering facilities at the university campus and surrounding areas are limited, and also because such joined lunches provide a good opportunity to network and relax with the other attendees.

A discount of 10% on the basic registration fee will be offered to those who will also register at the CICAT 2018 (XXVI Ibero-American Congress on Catalysis, September 9 - 14, 2018, Coimbra). Participants under such conditions should contact Dr. Elisabete Alegria:

For the Students, a copy of a valid student identification card must be sent, at the time of registration, to Dr. Elisabete Alegria:

Post-docs are not eligible to Students fee.

For the Retired Academic Participants, a declaration from the last employer must be sent, at the time of registration, to Dr. Elisabete Alegria:

Participant/Student basic Registration includes:
- Access to all scientific sessions
- Coffee Breaks
- Welcome Reception
- Conference Documentation

Accompanying person basic Registration includes:
- Welcome Reception
- Cultural tour or excursion (detailed information will be provided)

Payment Information
Payment will be via bank transfer or credit card

Credit Card
For payments by credit card please follow the instruction after registration.

Bank Transfer
Registrations paid with bank transfer will be given the status "pending" until the amount has been transferred and duly identified.
A copy of the bank transfer document clearly stating the name of the participant should be sent by e-mail to Dr. Elisabete Alegria ( for identification of the payment.
All bank charges involved in the transaction are paid by the participant.

Bank Transfer details
Account holder: Sociedade Portuguesa de Electroquímica (SPE)
IBAN: PT50 0018 0003 42196436020 49
Swift Code: totaptpl
Bank name: Santander Totta
Bank address: Rua Alves Redol, 1000-029 Lisboa, Portugal

Cancellation and Refund
For any cancellation received until June 18, 2018, refund will be subject to a fee of 30 €.
For any cancellation received between June 19 and July 18, 2018, refund will be subject to a fee of 70 €.
For any cancellation received after July 18, 2018, no refund will be made.
All bank charges involved in the transactions are paid by the participant.

Any request for refund concerning registration payment by bank transfer must be addressed to Dr. Elisabete Alegria:
Any request for refund concerning registration payment by credit card must be addressed to FontisMedia (

Refunds will be handled after the Conference