The ICEM2020 Conference local organizer is Instituto Politécnico de Santarém.
The Polytechnic Institute of Santarém was created in 1979 and comprises 5 higher schools: Agrarian, Education, Management and Technology, Sport Sciences and Health.
The Institute offers a varied range of training courses at the level of The Short-Term Higher Courses, Bachelor’s Degrees, Postgraduate Training and Master’s Degrees.
It has an expanded network of national and international partners, developing cooperation in projects, research, exchange of students and teachers with its European counterparts, but also with the rest of the world.
The Institute is a regional development hub, empowering the population, collaborating with the regional business enterprises and regional authorities for the pursuit of common goals.