The Symposium was held at the University of the Algarve, Faro, Portugal.
The location for presentations was the Anfiteatro da Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve, Campus de Gambelas (Edifício/Building 9).

Accommodation was at the Santa Maria Hotel, Faro.


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If you have some free time, we recommend some of the following things to do and see in and around Faro:

Faro 'Cidade Velha' ('Old Town') including Faro Cathedral and the Bishop's palace.

The Ria Formosa Nature Reserve, a system of barrier islands that is a designated Natural Park of over 170 km² and habitat for hundreds of different birds.

Farol on Culatra Island, a small fishermens village accessible by water taxi.

Faro Archaeological Museum, also known as the Municipal Museum or Museu Municipal de Faro.

Forum Algarve, a large shopping center between the University and Faro downtown.

Formosamar is an ecotourism company in the Algarve that organizes several boat trips and ecotourism activities in the Ria Formosa Natural Park.

Visit the Turismo do Algarve Web site.

Visit the Visit Portugal Web site.