September 4th: The Triumph of Light!
The Fourth Lucia PhD School on "Artificial Intelligence and Robotics"

Practical Information

Dates

The School will span the whole week of September 4-8, 2017, Monday morning to Friday evening. Students are therefore expected to arrive in Lisbon on Sunday 3th, and depart on Saturday 9th.

Accommodation

All students will be hosted at the Hotel VIP Executive Zurique Hotel:

VIP Executive Zurique Hotel
R. Ivone Silva 18
1050-124 Lisboa, portugal

Teachers will stay at the Hotel Sana Reno:

Address: SANA Reno Hotel
Av. Duque De Ávila, 195/7
1050-082 Lisboa, Portugal

Venues

The lectures will take place in room Ea4 in North Tower building of the Técnico Lisboa University:

Address: Torre Norte Room Ea4
ISR Instituto Superior Técnico,
Av.Rovisco Pais, 1
1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal

Lunches will be served everyday near the lectures room.

The social dinner will take place on Thursday, 7 September.

How to get to the University

Mountain View

Computers

Students are expected to bring their own laptops to the School, since these will be needed foon exercises. They are also expected to have pre-installed and tested all the needed software, as specified in the pre-school assignments (private) pages on the School web site. There will be wireless connectivity for all guests. You can use the Eduroam wifi if you already have a username and password from your university. You can also use the ISR wifi (you will find a user name and password in your welcome bag).

Visa

If you are a citizen of a non-EU country you may need a visa to enter Portugal. If in doubt, please check with your local Portuguese embassy or consulate. You can also find relevant information on the web site of the Portuguese Immigration and Borders Service.

Costs

The School will cover all lunches and coffee breaks, the welcome and farewell receptions, and the social dinner on Thursday 7. Registration costs are also covered by the School: students do not need to pay any registration fee. No other costs are covered.

Emergencies

In case of need, you can contact the local organizers, Pedro Lima +351-218418274, Rodrigo Ventura +351-218418195, Meysam Basiri +351-218418271, or Pedro Miraldo +351-218418196. For real emergencies, the 112 European emergency number is operational in Portugal.

 

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