The registration fee includes the welcome reception, coffee breaks, lunches, the conference banquet, and the book of abstracts.

Advanced registration [until 15 January 2006]: 370€
Late registration [after 15 January 2006]: 430€

Please be aware that the registration fee does not include bank operation fees. These last are of the delegate's responsability.

Payment by Bank Transfer:

Bank Name: Banco Espírito Santo
Bank Address: Avenida Xanana Gusmão,
                            459-r/c, 4460 Matosinhos, Portugal
Account IBAN: PT50 0007 0427 0003 9960 0028 6
Account Name: INEGI - Instituto de Engenharia Mecânica e Gestão Industrial
Address: Rua do Barroco, 174,
                 4465-591, Leça do Balio, Portugal

Please include the reference 'CompTest' and the name of the delegate as well as the name and VAT number of the institution when processing the transfer.

Payment by cheque: please send an e-mail to the Secretariat ( ).

The Registration section is now closed.


Tour to the douro valley

On the 9th April, one day before the conference starts, a tour along the Douro River will be organised.

The following is the tentative programme for the journey:

10:00 Departure from Porto (Faculty of Engineering) to Régua by bus.
12:30 Boarding of the ship in Régua's Quay.
12:45 Ship sets sail to Pinhão, upstream the river.
Appetisers and lunch served on board.
13:15 Arrival at Bagaúste dam, Floodgate (27 meters difference level).
15:00 Arrival at Pinhão's Quay and disembark.
15:15 Visit to the "Vintage's House" Wine Academy shop.
16:30 Return to Régua by boat.
18:30 Arrival at Régua's Quay.
18:45 Return to Porto by bus.


The price for the tour will be of €65 per person*.

Please contact the Local Organising Committee ( ) for more informations and for registration on this tour. More details about the tour can be found in Douro Azul's website.


*Prices may change according to number of people interested. Price based on a total of 50 passengers.