The welcome reception will take place on Wednesday, 5th September; it is included in the regular and in the reduced fees. It is possible to buy tickets for accompanying persons at

The colloquium dinner will occur on Thursday, 6th September. It will take place at Casa da Música. The colloquium dinner is included in the regular fee; tickets for accompanying persons or for delegates that register at a reduced fee can be purchased when registering at

On Friday afternoon, a tour in Porto will take place. The tour consists of:

- a walk in the old city centre of Porto;

- Six Bridges Cruise in river Douro;

- visit to a Port wine cellar.

All colloquium participants are welcome to the tour, but participation should be confirmed in advance (please contact Dr. Hamed Akhavan, Accompanying persons can purchase a ticket on-site.