Events

II SYMPOSIUM FOR NURSING RESEARCH

II SYMPOSIUM FOR NURSING RESEARCH

The development of nursing science has accentuated the discussions around the construction of a specific knowledge, especially from the 60's, which, based on nursing theories and incorporated in practice, opens new areas of research in a virtuous circle.
The II Symposium, organized by the Nursing Research Nucleus, in accordance with the Nursing Directorate's plan, aims to promote the increase of research, contribute to improve the vision for nursing research, so that, focused on the essence of care, translate into improved quality of care and contribute to increased synergies aimed at systematizing implementation.
Its realization also aims to promote the visibility of the profession, in line with the "NursingNow" campaign, developed by WHO and the International Council of Nurses, also associated with the celebrations of the 200th anniversary of Florence Nightingale's birth in 2020, highlighted as the "Year of Nursing".

XII CONFERENCE ON STEEL AND COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION

XII CONFERENCE ON STEEL AND COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION

Following the success of the previous Conferences organized by CMM, with the XII Conference on Steel and Composite Construction we intend to promote the most recent innovations and achievements in this type of construction, and contributing decisively for the promotion, consolidation and development of the sector.
In this edition there will be given special relevance to the theme "Steel structures as an answer to climatic changes".

MICROBIOTEC 2019

MICROBIOTEC 2019

The Microbiotec’19 will take place next 5th, 6th and 7th December 2019 at the University of Coimbra, Portugal. The Microbiotec congress series happens every two years since 2005 organized in collaboration by the Portuguese Society of Microbiology and the Portuguese Society of Biotechnology
This biennale conference although directed at the Portuguese scientists, aims to provide an international scientific forum by which researchers from all over the world share their knowledge, exchange ideas, and discuss scientific policy and regulatory issues associated with the microbiology and the biotechnology in the future. The debate will also be focused on the relationship with industry, the creation of a network of culture collections in Portugal, or the risks to food safety.
The Institution invited to host the MICROBIOTEC’19 is the University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal and Professors Paula Morais and Jorge Rocha will chair the Congress.

COIMBRA DEDICA 2020 A SANTO ANTONIO. JUBILEU 1220 - 2020

COIMBRA DEDICA 2020 A SANTO ANTONIO. JUBILEU 1220 - 2020

Pope Francis has called a Holy Year, “Jubilee of the Martyrs of Morocco and Saint Anthony”, to the Diocese of Coimbra, with the Churches of Santa Cruz and Santo António dos Olivais granting pilgrims indulgences.
Assuming a worldwide dimension, it is intended a year of celebration with important religious celebrations, scientific and cultural initiatives to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the martyrdom of the first Franciscan friars and their importance in the vocation of St. Anthony.
The evocation will take place from 12 January 2020 to 17 January 2021.

71st SPEDM MEETING - ENDOCRINOLOGY CONGRESS 2020

71st SPEDM MEETING - ENDOCRINOLOGY CONGRESS 2020

A cidade de Coimbra recebe, de 23 a 26 de janeiro de 2020, a 71.ª Reunião da SPEDM - Sociedade Portuguesa de Endocrinologia Diabetes e Metabolismo e o Congresso Português de Endocrinologia.

TRANSFORMING CAPITALISM THROUGH REAL UTOPIAS

TRANSFORMING CAPITALISM THROUGH REAL UTOPIAS

The Center for Social Studies at the University of Coimbra is organizing an International Conference around the legacy of American neo-Marxist sociologist Erik Olin Wright, who unfortunately passed away recently. With the expected participation of some of his most prominent fellow social scientists, this Conference will mark the date of the first anniversary of his disappearance and it will be organized around major theoretical pillars articulating Olin Wright’s academic career.
The conference will have place at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra on the January 23 and 24, 2020.

XIII MEETINGS OF PUBLIC LAW

XIII MEETINGS OF PUBLIC LAW

The XIII Meeting of Public Law will take place at the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra, on January 24, 2020.
The organizing committee is composed of Dulce Lopes, Francisco Pereira Coutinho and Catarina Santos Botelho.

INCARCERATION AND SOCIETY

INCARCERATION AND SOCIETY

The conference will have place at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Coimbra, on the January 29 to 31, 2020. It aims to probe and explore the theme of “Incarceration and Society” through an interdisciplinary approach that strives to inscribing it in the spaces marked by European colonialism and its legacies. It welcomes contributions from a range of research areas and disciplines, such as history, sociology, religion, arts and humanities; favouring intersectional approaches that cross gender, class, race, nationality and ethnic concerns.

15th PEDIATRIC INFECCIOLOGY COURSE

15th PEDIATRIC INFECCIOLOGY COURSE

The 15th Pediatric Infectious Disease Course will take place in Coimbra, at the Bissaya Barreto Event Center, on January 30 and 31, 2020
The Scientific Committee is composed by Fernanda Rodrigues, Ana Brett and Gustavo Januário.

1st INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON COMMUNICATION AND MARKETING IN PALLIATIVE CARE

1st INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON COMMUNICATION AND MARKETING IN PALLIATIVE CARE

On 21 and 22 February, 2020, will take place in Coimbra the 1st International Congress of Communication and Marketing in Palliative Care.
Aims to make citizens aware of the emergence of a more compassionate society of those who think and embrace palliative care, as well as all that safeguard the rights of those who need them.

ESTAGIO AIKIDO

ESTAGIO AIKIDO

Internship supervised by Bruno Gonzalez (6Dan), taking place in Coimbra from 29 February to 1 March 2020.
Organized by ACAT - Aikido TenChi Clubs Association, TenChi Coimbra Association and Aikido Viseu Association, will take place at ACM Coimbra.

IV INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF REHABILITATION NURSING

IV INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF REHABILITATION NURSING

"Present innovative experiences and the results obtained by the prescribed interventions." This is one of the objectives of the IV International Congress of Rehabilitation Nursing, which will be held in Coimbra from March 25 to 27, 2020.
With the motto: "The Person, Function and Autonomy - Rehabilitating in the transition processes to and in the community", the event begins with an inaugural conference dedicated to the theme: "The scientificization of rehabilitation nursing".
Other key objectives of the meeting are: "to understand what is facilitating and / or hindering and to have a discussion to improve the effectiveness of the care provided by nurses and particularly rehabilitation." The explanation is given by the Organizing Committee, which integrates elements of the Coimbra Nursing School and also from the Coimbra University Hospital and also from the Figueira da Foz District Hospital.

DRAWING AND PERFORMANCE: CREATING SCENOGRAPHY

DRAWING AND PERFORMANCE: CREATING SCENOGRAPHY

This conference aims at reflecting upon the artistic and pragmatic relationship scenographers, directors and choreographers have with drawing as a device for the creation of space and time of performance and as mediator between the bodies of performers on stage and the drawer’s page.
Organised by the Institute of Ethnomusicology – Center for Studies in Music and Dance, will take place between March 26 and 28, 2020.

V SPDOF CONGRESS

V SPDOF CONGRESS

O IV Congresso da Sociedade Portuguesa de Disfunção Temporomandibular e Dor Orofacial regressa a Coimbra, entre os dias 14 e 16 de Maio de 2020, e contará com a presença de conferencistas de renome nacional e internacional das mais diversas áreas.

V INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS IN RISKS 2020

V INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS IN RISKS 2020

V INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON RISKS, May 18-22, 2020, Coimbra. This congress has as theme the Contribution of the science for disaster risk management. Acting today, protecting tomorrow

5th BIENNAL EUROPEAN CONFERENCE OF SIGMA

5th BIENNAL EUROPEAN CONFERENCE OF SIGMA

The Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC) will host the 5th Biennial European Conference of Sigma Theta Tau International on 27-30 May 2020.

VI CONGRESSO DE INVESTIGACAO EM ENFERMAGEM IBERO AMERICANO

VI CONGRESSO DE INVESTIGACAO EM ENFERMAGEM IBERO AMERICANO

6th Congress on Nursing Research of Ibero-American and Portuguese-speaking Countries and 2nd International Symposium on Evidence-Based Health Care.
This biennial event is organized by the Health Sciences Research Unit and hosted by the Nursing School of Coimbra, 25 - 27 may 2020.

7TH INTERNATIONAL IBERIAN BIOPHYSICS CONGRESS

7TH INTERNATIONAL IBERIAN BIOPHYSICS CONGRESS

The 7th International Iberian Biophysics Congress will take place from 17 to 19 June 2020 at the Departments of Chemistry and Physics of the University of Coimbra, in the beautiful city of Coimbra, Portugal. This meeting is a joint organization of the Portuguese and Spanish Biophysical Societies and gathers together Researchers Students from the exciting area of Biophysics.

NON-ASSOCIATIVE ALGEBRAS AND RELATED TOPICS

NON-ASSOCIATIVE ALGEBRAS AND RELATED TOPICS

The Non-Associative Algebras and Related Topics Conference - NAART II, is dedicated to honor Alberto Elduque on the occasion of his 60th birthday and aims to bring together those mathematicians who have been important in Elduque’s scientific career
The venue will be the historic University of Coimbra, founded in 1290—the first university in Portugal and one of the oldest in Europe. The host is the Department of Mathematics of the University of Coimbra (DMUC), drawing on the support of several other Portuguese research institutions.

CONLAB 2020

CONLAB 2020

The XIV Luso-Afro-Brazilian Congress (CONLAB) will be held in 2020, the year that is the 30th anniversary of the date of the first meeting, which brought together researchers from the Luso-Afro-Brazilian space, to which it later joined Timor-Leste. The congress will take place between September 2 and 4, 2020, in Coimbra, under the motto "Post-crisis Utopias. Arts and knowledge in motion".

CEES2020

CEES2020

The first International Conference on Construction, Energy, Environment and Sustainability - CEES 2020 - is taking place in Coimbra, Portugal, from 8 to 11 September 2020, and is being organized by Itecons.
Globally, we are faced with resource scarcity, climate change and increased urbanisation. More than ever, there is a need for increasing the sustainability of the built environment and construction activities.
The conference is looking for contributions related with, but not limited to, a wide range of multidisciplinary topics related with sustainability of the built environment and the construction industry.
Distinguished members of the scientific community will attend the conference to organize special thematic sessions.

WORLD CULTURAL COUNCIL 2020

WORLD CULTURAL COUNCIL 2020

For the first time a Portuguese University will host the World Cultural Council Award Ceremony where the prestigious Prizes Albert Einstein, José Vasconcelos and Leonardo da Vinci are awarded.
The UC will be the host of the 37th World Cultural Council Award Ceremony, taking place in November 2020.