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Our mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease through percutaneous cardiovascular interventions.
Improving the quality of life and reducing sudden cardiac death by limiting the impact of heart rhythm disturbances.
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Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL)
Praça das Indústrias
The Lisboa International Airport is located 7km north of the city centre.
From the airport you can easily reach the city centre and the congress centre either by taxi or public transportation.
The transfer by taxi takes approximately 15 minutes depending on the traffic and costs around €15. Taxis are always available in front of the airport building
From the airport, you can reach the city centre by taking the AeroBus shuttle service, which leaves every 20 minutes between 7 am and 9 pm and stops at many hotels until it reaches Cais do Sodré (downtown Lisbon).
Travel from Cais do Sodré (following busses and tram) to the Lisbon Congress Centre (station name: R. Junqueira/Centro de Congressos):
Bus 732: Marquês Pombal/Outurela
Tram 15E: Algés/Praça da Figueira
Following busses are also available from the station R. Junqueira/Centro Congressos:
Bus 714: Praça da Figueira / Outurela
Bus 727: Estação Roma-Areeiro / Restelo - Av. Descobertas
Bus 751: Estação Campolide / Linda-a-Velha
Bus 756: Olaias / R. Junqueira
Detailed information regarding public transportation is available at:
www.carris.pt for trams and busses,
www.metrolisboa.pt for metros.
From Santa Apolónia terminal station, take the blue Metro line to Baxia-Chiado station, and then change into the green Metro line to terminus Cáis do Sodré.
From Gare do Oriente, take the red Metro line to the station Alameda and then change in the green Metro line to the terminus, Cáis do Sodré.
From here several busses and a tram are going to the Lisboa Congress Centre (see Public Transportation).
For participants from EU countries, a national identity card is sufficient to enter Portugal. For citizens of other countries, a valid passport is required, and for some countries, a visa is required. Should you have any doubt about the need of an entry visa, please contact the Portuguese Embassy or Portuguese Consulate in your own country.
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