Experience the exciting city of Lisbon in different ways. How about a bus tour of the historic district on 25th September. Or be guided by the French Financial Group "Cofidis" and learn of the most effective risk management methods….




Hotel MYRIAD by SANA

The MYRIAD by SANA Hotels is located to the East of Lisbon, in the Parque das Nações Area, site of the World Expo '98. Overlooking the Tagus River, the Myriad Hotel is an innovative and one of a kind hotel, offering excellent service and great conference facilities.

Hotel rates starting at EUR 230,00 (including breakfast and VAT) are available. Book your room now by following this link.

MYRIAD by SANA - Cais das Naus, Lote 2.21.01
Parque das Nações, Lissabon 1990-173
Phone: +351 211 107 600



Caravel on Wheels

Wednesday 25th September

A bus tour through Lisbon where you learn about the history and top attractions of while going though narrow streets. The Tour takes about 2h and will be guided by audio and video. While you drive through the streets of Lisbon, you will try the Portuguese sweet "Pastel de nate", which was first made in the 18th century. The Tour is guided in Portuguese, English, French, Spanish, Germany and Italian. An guided assistant is always part of the crew.

The Pick up and return will be in front of the congress Hotel.



Visiting Cofidis

Wednesday 25th September

Cofidis Portugal is part of Cofidis Participation, the Consumer Credit holding in Credit Mutuel – the top 4 French Financial Group.

After Banif Mais Consumer acquisition in 2015 we’ve achieved a market leader position in Portugal due to a wide product portfolio and aa very effective risk management.
A Client experience centric organization is our vision in order to maintain a long term advantage over our competitors.



Discover Lisbon

Thursday 26th September

Lisbon is Portugal's capital and the hub of a multifaceted area that appeals to different tastes and senses. In a city that has been influenced by many different far-off cultures over time, there is still a village feel in each historic neighbourhood. Stroll through the Pombaline grid of streets in the Baixa district that opens on to the Tagus in Praça do Comércio, then follow the river to discover some of the city’s most beautiful parts: the monumental area of Belém with its World Heritage monuments - Jeronimus Monastery, the mediaeval quarters.

We will have lunch at “Populli” Restaurante.



Dinner at Espaco Espelho d'Agua

Thursday 26th September

This year's dinner will take place in the "Espelho d'água", which means "water mirror". The building is surrounded by a large water level, which forms the symbolic link to the Tejo river, just a few meters away.

We warmly invite you to celebrate the 2019 Congress with us and enjoy the sunset on the river with new and old friends.


Walking through Lisbon, Tour to Sintra & Cascais

Friday 27th September

For a perfect introduction to the colorful history and the stories of Lisbon, take a guided walking tour in Lisbon downtown. The best way to discover the city’s history and its famous historic places. We will show you the most beautiful views of Lisbon and its main districts, such as the historical Baixa, totally rebuilt after the massive earthquake of 1755. Walk in the glamorous Chiado, with its old cafés, boutiques, theatres and bookstores.

The afternoon tour will begin with a drive into the magical town of Sintra, with its mystical palaces and exotic parks, where you are sure to feel as if you have stepped into a fairy tale. Then we will go through the valleys of the Sintra Park, stopping at several lookout places to enjoy the gorgeous views overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. We will then have a 30 min stop to enjoy the views from the high cliffs at Cabo da Roca, the most western point of continental Europe. Enjoy the beautiful towns of Cascais and Estoril, considered by many as the Portuguese.




Dinner at “By the Wine”

Friday 27th September

By The Wine - José Maria da Fonseca is a relaxing and cosmopolitan space in the heart of Chiado, with a carefully selected range of dishes that leaves no one indifferent.

Inaugurated in 2015, By The Wine - José Maria da Fonseca offers a whole exclusive range of wines from the José Maria da Fonseca vineyards, founded in 1834 and the oldest producer of bottled table wines in Portugal, including some rare reds and whites, as well as the complete range of the famous Setúbal Muscatel collection.

In all, there are about sixty different wines with appetizers and many other dishes to accompany them, ranging from Algarve homemade bread and Iberian Bellota ham, to the salmon ceviche, fillet-mignon steak sandwich, beef carpaccio or veal cheeks.

Everything here is genuine, from the service to the ingredients used in each dish, each glass and each platter.

Menu
BELLOTA CHARCUTERIE & CHEESE SELECTION BOARD (Bellota” Ham, Chorizo, Cured Loin and Salsichon & Parmesan, Manchego, São Jorge (Azores) cheese and Alentejo cheese).
  • CEVICHE TERIYAKI (Salmon, red onion, chillies, chives, lime and teriyaki sauce).
  • QUESADILLA “CHIADO” (Chorizo, Provolone cheese, red onion and capers).
  • LOIN BEEFSTEAK SANDWICH (Loin beefsteak in a Typical bread from Algarve)
Dessert: TRILOGY (Mix of Cake from Azeitão, Almond Tart and Chocolate Cake)