The ICEM2020 Conference local organizer is Instituto Politécnico de Santarém (IPSantarém).
The Polytechnic Institute of Santarém was created in 1979 and comprises 5 higher schools: Agrarian, Education, Management and Technology, Sport Sciences and Health, distributed by 3 different Campus.
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.
The conference will be held at Escola Superior de Educação (ESE) Campus (workshops and demos, parallel sessions, roundtable sessions, media festival, exhibitors) and at Escola Superior Agrária (ESA) campus (Plenary sessions).
The ESE is located in the south side of the city (a 20 minutes walk from the old town), at Campus Andaluz. The ESA is located in the north side of the city (35 minutes walk from the old town), at Campus Quinta do Galinheiro.