EDUCON2020 27–30 April, 2020,  Porto, Portugal

EDUCON2020 27–30 April, 2020,  Porto, Portugal

Hotels Close to the Conference Venue

Hotels within walking distance of the conference venue. The provided links are to the Hotel booking sites for direct booking. You may find better rates at other booking sites and/or alternate hotels. Porto is a very dynamic city with numerous hotels at different rates, locations and styles.

Hotel Beta Porto ★★★★
Distance: 700m

Hotel Beta Porto located at 3 minutes from Aliados (Porto city centre), 20 minutes from Porto international airport, and 5 minutes from Dragão Football Stadium. A hotel in Porto offering quality accommodation at low prices, 120 rooms and 6 suites, 24H front desk, concierge service, daily newspapers, reading room, free parking, free private indoor parking, health club, restaurant and bar.

Photo Hotel Beta Porto

Hotel Eurostars Porto ★★★★
Distance: 1.2km

The Eurostars Oporto Hotel is a modern hotel boasting an optimal, strategic location very near the main entrances to the city and just 15 minutes from the airport. The Hospital São João, the most important universities, are just a few minutes away from the Oporto hotel. The modern, attractive building houses a highly functional hotel in Oporto with 64 apartments, ideal for longer stays, along with 6 meeting rooms, a restaurant, bar, television room, business centre and two parking zones (one indoor and one outdoor).

Photo Hotel Eurostars Porto

Hotel Axis ★★★★
Distance: 1.8km

The Axis Port Business & SPA Hotel, is a 4-star hotel of the Axis Group, located in the university center, in the areas of better access to "Invicta", with the ring and access to the highway A3, near the Hospital São João. This modern hotel has 145 rooms - which include 16 junior suites, 4 Senior Suites and 1 Presidential Suite - soundproofed and comfortably equipped with LCD's with several TV channels and Video On Demand, and terrace, where rest is word order.

Photo Hotel Axis

Hotel Ibis Porto São João ★★
Distance: 500m

The Ibis Porto São João hotel is located in Porto city center, in the university district, close to São João Hospital. This entirely non-smoking hotel offers easy access to the historic quarter of Porto and to the Exponor and Europarque business centers. Relax in one of our 100 comfortable rooms and enjoy our services, including 24-hour snack bar, free outdoor car park and Wi-Fi Internet access.

Photo Hotel Ibis Porto São João

Hotels In the CITY CENTRE

The Porto subway system has a stop (Line D – IPO station) 200m from the conference venue so it is possible to commute between the city centre and the conference venue in around 20min.

Intercontinental Porto Palácio Cardosas ★★★★★

The Hotel, is located in Oporto’s main city square the Praça da Liberdade and is at a walking distance from all the major cultural highlights, the Bolhão Market, the Ribeira District and the Clérigos Church. The Palacio das Cardosas compromises 105 spacious rooms an suites, The Astoria Restaurant, The Bar das Cardosas and a Wellness Centre by Pevonia.

Photo Hotel Intercontinental Porto Palácio Cardosas

Hotel Carris Porto Ribeira ★★★★

Situated in Porto’s Ribeira district, this 4-star hotel is situated in a refurbished, historic building overlooking the Douro River. It offers air-conditioned accommodation with free Wi-Fi. It also has an elevator. Rooms at Carris include a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Each comes with a private bathroom with free toiletries. Wooden floors and a mix of dark and light colours are part of the modern décor. A rich buffet-style breakfast is served daily and á la carte meals are available in the evening. Room service, including breakfast, is also available. Guests can work out in the gym or discover Porto by bike. São Bento Station is just a 5-minute walk from Hotel Carris Porto Ribeira. Porto Airport is a 20-minute drive away.

Photo Hotel Carris Porto Ribeira

Hotel Bolsa ★★★

Hotel da Bolsa is nestled within Porto’s historic Ribeira district, just 330 ft from the neoclassical Palácio da Bolsa (Stock Exchange Palace). It offers breakfast and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Many of Porto’s historic highlights are within short walk from the hotel, such as the Sé Do Porto Cathedral and the double-decked Dom Luis arch bridge spanning the Douro River. Da Bolsa’s rooms are all soundproofed and equipped with a private bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer. Each is equipped with satellite TV, safe and air conditioning. Allergy-free rooms are also available.

Photo Hotel Bolsa

Important Dates

04 Nov 2019Abstract submission, Proposals for Special Sessions, Panels and Workshops
18 Nov 2019Invitation to submit complete papers
29 Dec 2019Complete paper upload for accepted abstracts (main conference)
Submission of complete papers for Special Sessions, Work In Progress and Student Poster (no abstracts)
28 Jan 2020Notification of Acceptance,
Author Registration open
28 Feb 2020Author/Early Bird registration,
Camera-ready submission for all submission types
27 Apr 2020Pre-conference Workshops
28 Apr 2020Conference Opening


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