All conference attendees are advised to arrange private travel insurance. The conference organizers and committee accept no liability for personal accidents or damage to property. The organizing committee of DA2016 reserves the right to amend and/or alter the conference program without prior notice.
The time zone in Portugal is GMT.
Tap water in Portugal is drinking water!
The voltage in Lisbon is The local current is 220 AC and the connection is made by a two-pin plug.
Travellers from the UK will require a plug adapter and this is best bought in the UK as they are hard to find in Lisbon (can try at the Lisbon/Oporto airport).
Currency, Banks and Post Offices
The national currency in Portugal is Euro. Banks are open from Monday to Friday between 8.30 am and 3 pm. Post offices are usually open between 8.30 am and 6 pm.
Exchange houses operate everyday between 9 am and 1 pm and from 2 pm to 7 pm.
Going out in Guimarães
With your conference material you will find a city map and a brochure of Guimarães with lots of necessary information.
In early April, the temperature in Guimarães is on average 19ºC (the nights 10ºC) and can rain.