37th Congress of the Société Internationale d'Urologie

General Information

Who Should Attend?

  • Urologists    
  • Urological Nurses 
  • Uro-gynecologists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • General Practitioners
  • Interventional Radiologists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • PhDs
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Reconstructive Surgeons
  • Residents and Trainees

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Official Venue

Centro de Congressos de Lisboa
Praça das Indústrias
1300-307 Lisboa, Portugal

The Lisboa Congress Centre is easily accessible by bus, tram and taxi and is about 15 minutes from the airport.

Airport 

Lisbon is served by the Lisbon Humberto Delgado Airport, also known as the Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS). The airport is located 7km from the city centre—an approximately €15 taxi ride. 

Climate

The average temperature in Lisbon in October is 22 degrees Celsius (72ºF), with an average of 11 rainy days.

Currency

The main form of currency is the Euro (€). For current exchange rates, click here.

Electricity

Entry Requirements

Please be sure to check the visa requirements for your country at the nearest Portuguese consulate, embassy, or website, as these vary from country to country.

Please allow enough time for visa applications. Refunds will not be given to participants who were unable to obtain the necessary paperwork for entry.

Taxi

Lisbon taxis are recognizable by their cream colour. They are easy to locate, are a very good value and can be hailed either from the street or taken at appointed taxi stands. 

Tipping

It is customary to tip restaurant servers 10% of the bill, while you can round up to 5€ (or 10%) for taxi drivers. At your hotel, porters are usually tipped 1-2 € and cleaning staff can be tipped 1€ per day.

Tourist Information

For more information, visit https://www.visitportugal.com/en/destinos/lisboa-regiao