Registration fees & conditions

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Register before August 1 to secure Early Bird rates!

For further information on registration and payment, please contact:

2024 IAC CONGRESS SECRETARIAT
E: 2024iaccongress@leading.pt
T: +351 215 870 920

Registration fees  

 

IAC Members + Non-Members

The registration fee includes:

  • Transfer to/from Lisbon Airport to/from both towns according to the official schedule.
  • Daily transfers between both towns and set hotels* according to the official schedule.**
  • Access to all conferences.
  • Access to the cultural programme including exhibitions and cultural circuits.
  • Opening Lunch in Alcobaça.
  • Coffee breaks & lunches at the Congress Centre.
  • Dinner vouchers for two conference days.
  • UNESCO Opening & Closing Dinners
  • Day trip to Lisbon – site visits, lunch and dinner included.

 

Ceramists from Portugal & AptCVC municipalities 

Are considered Ceramists from Portugal, all ceramists – regardless of nationality – working in Portugal.

The registration fee includes:

  • Access to all conferences.
  • Access to the free portion of the cultural programme and exhibitions
  • Opening Lunch in Alcobaça.
  • Coffee breaks & lunches at the Congress Centre.
  • Optional add-ons: UNESCO Opening & Closing Dinners, 50€ each).

 

Accompanying persons

The registration fee includes

  • Transfer to/from Lisbon Airport to/from both towns according to the official schedule.
  • Daily transfers between both towns and set hotels* according to the official schedule.**
  • Access to the cultural programme including exhibitions and cultural circuits.
  • Opening Lunch in Alcobaça.
  • Dinner vouchers for two conference days.
  • UNESCO Opening & Closing Dinners.
  • Day trip to Lisbon – site visits, lunch and dinner included.

Daily Pass holders

The registration fee includes:

  • Access to all conferences on the chosen conference day(s) at Caldas Cultural Center.
  • Access to the free portion of the cultural programme and exhibitions.
  • Coffee breaks on the chosen conference day(s) at the Congress Centre.

Daily passes are available for either or both conference days as follows: Tuesday 17 September, Wednesday 18 September.

Students

The registration fee includes:

  • Access to all conferences.
  • Access to the free portion of the cultural programme and exhibitions.
  • Coffee breaks at the Congress Centre.

Press

The registration fee includes:

  • Access to all conferences.
  • Access to the cultural programme including exhibitions and cultural circuits.
  • Opening Lunch in Alcobaça.
  • Coffee breaks & lunches at the Congress Centre.
  • UNESCO Opening & Closing Dinners
* Hotels with transfers included: Cristal, Sana Silver Coast, Montebelo Historic Hotel, Real Abadia Congress & Spa, Água D’Alma
** See official schedule of transfers on the Transportation page (coming soon).
 

Payment

Please note that all payments must be made in advance and in Euros (EUR).

Please choose your payment method in the online registration form. The options are:

  • Online credit card payment (VISA, MasterCard)
  • Bank transfer

Cancellation policy

All cancellations must be made by email to Leading’s Congress Secretariat: 2024iaccongress@leading.pt

Cancellations received before midnight Portuguese time (WEST) on Thursday 1 August 2024 will be refunded the deposit less a 25% administration fee. After this date, no refunds will be possible.

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Airport Transfers

The schedule of the official transfers between Lisbon Airport and Alcobaça / Caldas da Rainha will be added soon to the Transportation page.

  • Sunday 15 September: Lisbon Airport >>> Alcobaça / Caldas da Rainha
  • Saturday 21 September: Alcobaça / Caldas da Rainha >>> Lisbon Airport

Pre- and Post-Congress Tours

The Pre- and Post-Congress tours will be added to the registration form soon. To book these you can log back into the registration form using the login details provided in your confirmation email. 

We will update this page when the tours are added to the registration form.

 

Accommodation

Book your accommodation here from the list of suggested hotels for the 51st IAC Congress.

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Planning your trip

Find details about transportation, accommodation and local attractions.

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Pre-Congress Tour

The Pre-Congress Tour will explore Southern Portugal from 13 to 15 September.

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Post-Congress Tour

The Post-Congress Tour will explore Northern Portugal from 21 to 23 September.

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Programme

The Congress programme is now live.

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