Full Programme


Tuesday, 5th September

ALL DAY Travel and arrival of Conference participants

Wednesday, 6th September

MORNING Travel and arrival of Conference participants
Check-in and Conference registration at the allocated Conference hotels
15:00 Registration for the General Assembly of EUROPARC Federation
16:00 EUROPARC Federation General Assembly 2017 – President and Council Elections
16:00 FEDENATUR General Assembly
20:00 Opening ceremony and welcome buffet

Thursday, 7th September

08:00 Departures (to the Conference Venue: Secondary School of Arouca)
09:00 Last minute registrations
09:30 Plenary session
12:30 Lunch
14:00 EUROPARC Workshops
14:30 Mayors and Presidents Meeting
18:00 Animation Square and Cultural Moment
20:15 Dinner at the Monastery of Arouca
22:00 Return to São Pedro do Sul

Friday, 8th September

08:00 Field Trips
18:00 Surprise event and dinner
22:00 Return to São Pedro do Sul

Saturday, 9th September

08:30 Departures (to the Conference Venue: Vougapark, Sever do Vouga)
09:00 Marketplace Setup
Speakers Corner
10:30 Marketplace – Open for business!
12:30 Lunch
14:00 EUROPARC Meetings
14:00 | 16:30 Return to São Pedro do Sul (last bus at 16:30)
18:30 Final Session | Special Event Goldman Prize | EUROPARC Awards
20:00 Gala Dinner

Sunday, 10th September

08:30 Departures (to Pinhão – Douro Valley) (optional)
09:30 Shuttles to Porto airport and Aveiro train station
10:30 Douro Valley Boat and Train Trip
16:00 End of the EUROPARC Conference 2017 activities

NOTE: Schedule may be subject to change.