Local Information


The meeting will take place in the Mathematics building on the Alameda campus of the Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa:

Pavilhão de Matemática
Instituto Superior Técnico
Av. Rovisco Pais
1049-001 Lisboa

Find it on Open Street Map.

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How to get there

The campus of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) is easily reachable by subway from the airport (it's a 16 minute ride): take the red subway line and exit at Saldanha to Av. Duque de Ávila or exit at Alameda and go up the hill. Subway journey on Google Maps.


There are plenty of accomodation options in the vicinity of the campus. Here are some options, we have arranged with the first two to hold contingents for us:

  • Residencial Fonte Luminosa

    (10 rooms). Contact fonte_luminosa@netc.pt mentioning «Higher Structures Lisbon 2017». Prices: single 37,00€, double 59,00€. Deadline: 1st May

    (Update, 2017-05-04) Since the deadline has expired, they are no longer holding the rooms for us, although there are reported to still be 8 rooms available.

  • VIP Executive Zurique Hotel

    (10 rooms). Contact hotelzurique@viphotels.com mentioning «Higher Structures Lisbon 2017». Prices: single 55,00€, double 62,00€. Note: unless the customer gives a credit card number the room will only be held until 4 p.m. on the day of arrival. No deadline but subject to availability, i.e. book as soon as possible.

  • Residencial Lar do Areeiro

    (Confirmed availabilities for the duration of the conference.) Price: around 43€.
  • Wider area

    If you prefer you may try booking through Housetrip or booking.com; anywhere near a subway will make it easy to reach the campus. Book soon though, it will be tourist season.

Note: All prices are plus 1€ per night Lisbon city tax, which is paid by the hotel guest.