Meeting venue


The Meeting will take place in the main auditorium of INIAV:

logo INIAV

    Av. da República, Quinta do Marquês
      2784-505 Oeiras, PORTUGAL
  Tel: (+351) 214 403 500
GPS: 38°41'43.0"N 9°19'06.3"W


The Lisbon International Airport is located about 25 km from Oeiras, and is a journey of 25 minutes by car. Delegates have the following options. (see map)

  1. There are taxi or Uber services at the airport.
    • Taxi
      There are taxi services at the airport. A taxi from the airport to Oeiras costs between € 45 and € 70 depending on the hour (day or night).
    • Uber - check price
  1. Subway & Train
    Take the subway ( at the Airport station (red line) to ALAMEDA station. Change at the ALAMEDA station to the direction of the CAIS DO SODRÉ green line. At the CAIS DO SODRÉ station follow the stairs and the sign for the train station CAIS DO SODRÉ  ( Take the train to CASCAIS and exit at OEIRAS. The INIAV is about 10/15 minutes walk from the train station.

    You can buy tickets at the counter or on the machine that has menus in several languages. Do not forget to press the receipt key to receive a receipt.
    You can also buy the VIVA Travel rechargeable card (VIVA travel card): The price is € 0.50 and you can load with the option "Zapping" which is a prepaid transport ticket that you can use easily and simply in several operators. The amount of the trip you make is deducted from the remaining balance of your card, depending on the rate and conditions of use in each operator. Do not forget to validate your VIVA card / ticket before entering any transportation.


  • Subway ticket: 1.50 € (Valid for unlimited journeys on Carris (bus) and Metro (train) networks, during 60 minutes following the first validation);
    Subway ticket with zapping: 1.35 € (Valid for a single journey on the Metro (train) network);
  • Train ticket from Lisbon to OEIRAS: 1.95 €;
    Train ticket with zapping from Lisbon to OEIRAS: 1.90 €;

THE INIAV (hosting entity)

The National Institute of Agrarian and Veterinary Research, I. P. (INIAV) is the State Laboratory in the area of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development, which develops research activities in agronomy and veterinary medicine.

It holds the National Reference Laboratories for plant diseases and pests, for animal diseases, for analysis of residues of prohibited substances, of veterinary medicines and environmental, chemical and microbiological contaminants and other parameters in the scope of food safety of products of origin animal and plant life and for animal feed.

INIAV also plays a central role in the conservation of national genetic resources in the animal and plant areas, through the creation and maintenance of living collections and national germplasm banks.

With 14 centers nationwide, INIAV's headquarters are located in Oeiras, at Quinta do Marquês, with an area of about 130 hectares.