Welcome Reception

All delegates are invited to attend our Welcome Reception Barbeque, which will be held on Monday evening (19 August 2013) in the Building C6 of the Faculty of Sciences of the University, right after Registration. This open air event will allow you to network with seasoned professionals or newcomers and reunite with friends and colleagues. An array of food and beverages will be served from 19:00 on, allowing you to enjoy the fresh air of the Lisbon afternoon while relaxing with peers before the congress lectures.

Welcome Reception Barbeque is included in your conference fee.

Congress Dinner

The Congress Dinner takes place on Saturday evening (24 August 2013) at Pátio da Galé situated in hearth of the city, in the west wing of Praça do Comércio, a great reference of the European Enlightenment of the 18th-century.
Pátio da Galé is a building from the Pombaline era, that maintains it's original architectural design, enriched with avantgarde elements and concepts that reflects the innovative and modern atmosphere associated to Lisbon. It has also a privileged location near the Tagus River and Lisbon's main avenues that allow you to enjoy and experience the city.

Getting to Pátio da Galé

The best way to get to Pátio da Galé is by Metro/Underground. There is a Metro/Underground station at Praça do Comércio (Terreiro do Paço – Blue Line). Tickets must be purchased in machines inside the station and cost 1.40€ per ride + 0.50€ Reusable Transport card. For more details please visit MetroLisboa .

A congress transport (bus) will be provided to the delegates and will depart from the University Rectory and from main Hotels, ready to take them to the Congress dinner. Departures will be at:

  • University Rectory – 19:00 and 19:30

  • Radisson Hotel - 19:30

  • Villa Rica Hotel – 19:30

  • Vip Grand Hotel – 19:30

Please note that no congress transport will be provided at the end of dinner.

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You can register for Conference Dinner inside your registration area.


Early registration (until 31st March)70 €
Registration (until 18th August)80 €
On-site90 €

There will be no refunds.


Chairman: Octávio S. Paulo
Tel: 00 351 217500614 direct
Tel: 00 351 217500000 ext22359
Fax: 00 351 217500028
email: mail@eseb2013.com


XIV Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology

Organization Team
Department of Animal Biology (DBA)
Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon
P-1749-016 Lisbon


Computational Biology & Population Genomics Group