Scientific Program

Registration prices for the scientific program are in Euros with VAT included.

Included on the registration fee for all participants of the scientific program: Participation in scientific sessions,  Invitation to the opening ceremony, Refreshments during program break times, Lunches, Printed material of the Congress, Certificate of attendance (sent via email after the congress)

* Trainee (Students) - Please note that an official letter of the institution (PDF format), originally stamped and signed by the head of the department confirming this status, must be uploaded during the registration process.

** Professional Association's Participants and Academic Institutions - Official document confirming this status is required to be uploaded at the time of your online registration.


ABRAVET | AEESMTC | ANF | APAMTC | APPA | EBRAMEC | ERISA | ESMTC | ESS-cruz vermelha | ETCMA | Ipiaget | IMT | IPNA | IPS | IVN | Long Tao | MLA | Shen Tao | SPMC | UMC | UMN | WFAS | WFSMS

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ABRAVET | AEESMTC | ANF | APAMTC | APPA | EBRAMEC | ERISA | ESMTC | ESS-cruz vermelha | ETCMA | Ipiaget | IMT | IPNA | IPS | IVN | Long Tao | MLA | Shen Tao | SPMC | UMC | UMN | WFAS | WFSMS


In case of cancellation, and provided that written notice is received by TA DMC Portugal, until the 1st February 2019, the registration fee will be refunded minus EUR 50,00 of administrative charges.

Between the 2nd February 2019 and the 15th July 2019, 50% of the registration fee will be refunded minus EUR 50,00 of administrative charges.

From the 16th July 2019 any cancellation will be charged in full. "No-shows" are non-refundable and are liable to full registration fee.

Have a look at our hotel selection, that range from 5 star to 2 star properties. Please scroll-down and find the hotel that best suits your needs. All rates are in Euros, per standard room and per night with breakfast and all currently valid taxes included, with the exception of the city tax.

The city tax is not included in the hotel room prices and it is to be paid directly to the hotel. Presently the tax has a cost of EUR 2,00 per person and per night, up to a maximum of EUR 14,00 per person and per stay. Children up to 13 years of age are exempt. 

After selecting your hotel, please proceed with your reservation by clicking the booking icon or go to ONLINE REGISTRATION entry above on the menu bar. If the hotel selected does not show availability for the full duration of your stay, please contact us to

Should you have any questions related with the accommodation, TA DMC team will be pleased to help you, please contact us to or use the contact form on the menu bar.


Anchored by the Atlantic Ocean, in front of the beach, overlooking the Bay of Cascais, the Hotel Cascais Miragem is only 30 minutes drive from Lisbon city centre and the International Airport, 15 minutes from Sintra and 5 minutes walking from the centre of Cascais and Estoril.

With 192 guestrooms including 1 presidential suite and 16 suites , most rooms have large private terraces overlooking the Atlantic ocean. All rooms and suites have pillow menu, Free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, flat-screen TV, telephone with outside line and voice mail, hairdryer, fully equipped mini bar, digital safe and work desk, bathrobe and slippers. Bars, Restaurants, Lounges, swimming pool, Spa, meeting rooms and many other facilities are available at the hotel to provide you with an enjoyable stay.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 130,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 150,00


Built in the 1930s, the Hotel Palácio, one of Europe’s leading hotels with an outstanding reputation for service, offers 161 attractive and comfortable bedrooms, including 32 luxury suites. Other facilities include the Four Seasons Grill – a luxurious restaurant offering superb cuisine, - the Bar Estoril, a swimming pool in spacious garden, conference facilities up to 500 people and a fully equipped Business Centre. The Hotel has recently opened the Estoril Wellness Center, a complex with an Elements by Banyan Tree Spa and a thermal clinic, Termas do Estoril. Located in Estoril, 20 minutes drive from the centre of Lisbon and across the street from the sea and the Casino and next door to the modern Estoril Congress Centre.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 150,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 170,00


Set in front of the Atlantic Ocean, the luxurious 5-star Intercontinental Estoril features an outdoor swimming pool, indoor pool and a fitness centre. The property includes a restaurant and is 0.6 miles from Estoril Casino.

The ample and modernly-equipped rooms at the Intercontinental all feature air conditioning and a private bathroom, with either a bath or a shower. The elegant accommodation includes a flat-screen cable TV, minibar, safe and a coffee machine. Most feature panoramic views over the beach and the Atlantic Ocean.
Guests of the Intercontinental can have a taste of traditional Portuguese cooking at the hotel restaurant, including the famed Portuguese fish and seafood specialties. Various other restaurant options are available in the Estoril centre, at a 3-minute drive.
At the Intercontinental Estoril there is a Spa & Wellness centre, as well as a very nice pool and surrounding area. Tamariz or Poça Beach are just a few minutes walk from the Hotel and here guests can enjoy swimming, sun lounging and a variety of water sports

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 165,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 185,00


Hotel Inglaterra embraces the conservative side of "belle époque" with its new contemporary and bold side. You will find spacious areas, elegant and cosy rooms with air conditioning and great views. The hotel features an outdoor pool, restaurant and bar.
Hotel Inglaterra- Estoril - more than an experience - because its lofty location allows you to enjoy views over the sea, Serra de Sintra and the immense gardens. Moreover, through a friendly walk, you can quickly reach the center of Estoril, local shops, the best restaurants and bars, the Estoril Casino, Estoril train station, the Estoril Congress Centre and the famous Tamariz beach

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 120,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 130,00


Situated on Estoril’s coast, guests of Vila Galé Estoril can visit Tamariz beach, a 2-minute walk away. The hotel’s outdoor pool offers views of Cascais Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.The air-conditioned rooms at the Vila Galé Estoril are spacious and include satellite TV and a work desk. Some rooms have panoramic ocean views.Guests can indulge in rich cuisine at the Restaurant Inevitável, which serves traditional Portuguese dishes and wines. Afterwards, a cool drink awaits guests at the Royal Bar.Those looking for pure relaxation can pay a visit to the health club's hot tub, Turkish bath or treat themselves to a professional massage, subject to additional costs. The hotel also offers four conference rooms. The largest casino in Europe, Casino Estoril, is 200 m from the Vila Galé. The hotel is 20 km from Lisbon. 

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 100,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 120,00


Located on a hilltop in Costa do Estoril, the beachfront Hotel Estoril Eden offers 2 pools, a hot tub and sauna. The spacious rooms open onto balconies and are equipped with an LCD TV and free Wi-Fi.
The guest rooms include a kitchenette, air conditioning and a seating area. Each room has a private bathroom with a bath tub and hairdryer.
Relax under the palm trees by the outdoor pool or at a table beside the indoor pool. There is also a gym overlooking the pool area and a massage service.
The Garden Pateo Restaurant and the sea-view Bellevue Bar offer live piano music most evenings. Guests can also enjoy a snack at the Bistrot Bar.
Hotel Estoril Eden is situated 200 m from the beach and a 10-minute walk from the centre of Cascais. The Monte Estoril Train Station is only 5 minutes away and offers a direct connection to Lisbon in 20 minutes.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 85,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 90,00


Located 500 meters from the Casino Estoril, the Hotel Londres Estoril / Cascais features a heated outdoor pool and a restaurant. Cascais is a 15-minute walk away. Free high-speed WiFi is available in all areas.
All rooms and public areas - such as the restaurant, bar, lobby and pool areas - were recently subject to renovation and improvement works. Each room has a flat-screen satellite TV, telephone, mini fridge and a desk. The modern private bathroom comes with free toiletries. Most rooms have balconies and all units are air conditioned.
The hotel’s Sal & Pimenta restaurant overlooks the swimming pool and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks and snacks in the hotel bar.
Other facilities at the Hotel Londres include a 24-hour front desk, 2 hairdressers, a newsagent and a car rental service. Massage treatments are available upon request and at an extra fee. Babysitting services are also provided at an extra cost. The Estoril Train Station is a 5-minute walk away and offers a direct connection to Lisbon in 30 minutes.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 99,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 99,00


Across the road from Casino Estoril and Estoril Congress Centre, Hotel Alvorada offers free parking subject to availability. The spacious rooms are air-conditioned, soundproof and with a colourful decoration. Each room includes a private bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer. The Hotel offers a 24-hour reception desk. Tamariz beach and the Estoril Train Station are a 10-minute walk away.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 85,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 95,00


Located in Monte Estoril, Saboia Estoril Hotel offers air-conditioned accommodation with garden and sea views. It features an outdoor pool with sun loungers and a fitness centre. Tamariz Beach and Cascais Beach are within a 5-minute walk.Each hotel floor is decorated in a different colour, and the rooms features a flat-screen TV, work desk and private bathroom. Most rooms have a private balcony.Guests can enjoy drinks and refreshments at the lobby bar. It is also possible to go for a swim, to visit the fitness room or to relax in the solarium.aboia Estoril is 300 m from Monte Estoril Train Station with services to Lisbon. Cascais and Estoril are within a 10-minute walk away and offer a range of restaurants and bars. Lisbon International Airport is within 30 km.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 65,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 65,00


Situated a 2-minute walk from Tamariz Beach, Hotel Sao Mamede features air-conditioned rooms with LCD TVs, free WiFi and a bar. The Estoril Train Station is a short 4-minute walk from the hotel, while the Casino Estoril is 10 minutes away. Hotel Sao Mamede features light-coloured rooms, which have a simple and comfortable décor, adorned with blue blankets. All rooms include a work desk and a private bathroom. Some rooms offer coastline views. 24-hour Reception desk that has a free safety deposit box that can be used by the guests. The hotel features a communal TV room, with a surround sound system and a DVD movie selection. Luggage storage is free of charge. The Cascais centre is a 5-minute drive away and Lisbon International Airport is 30 km from the the hotel.

STANDARD ROOM, Breakfast included

SINGLE Occupancy - EUR 55,00 | DOUBLE Occupancy - EUR 60,00


In case of any cancellation full penalty will apply, except if TA DMC Portugal manage to resell the cancelled room(s). Eventual refunds are subject to an administrative charge of EUR 30,00. "No-shows" will be charged in full (total nights reserved).

If you wish to change or cancel your hotel booking, please contact TA DMC Portugal by e-mail to

All optional sightseeing tours run on a daily basis with the exception of the Evora Wine Tour that only operate on Saturdays. All tours are operated by Cityrama/Grayline.

Cityrama/Grayline tour terminal is located by Marques de Pombal Square in the centre of Lisbon, however pick ups are available from your hotel in Estoril or Cascais as well as drop off after the tour.

Morning tours, pick up from your hotel or nearby meeting point at 07:30 Hrs
Afternoon tours, pick up from your hotel or nearby meeting point at 13:30 Hrs

When doing your registration, you can also book your tour. To proceed, please click on ONLINE REGISTRATION on the above menu bar. If you wish to change or cancel your tour(s), please contact TA DMC Portugal by e-mail to or use the contact form on the menu bar.


Visit Belém quarter, where you will find the most beautiful and historical monuments from the 15th and 16th centuries. A brief stop at the Belém Tower - world heritage by UNESCO (Torre de Belém), point of departure of some of the Portuguese maritime explorations, such as on the Monument to the Discoveries (Padrão dos Descobrimentos), built to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the “death“ of Prince Henry the Navigator. Then we visit the church of S. Jerome Monastery - world heritage by UNESCO (Mosteiro dos Jerónimos) a masterpiece of the “Manueline” style and the Coach Museum (Museu dos Coches) with one of the most important collection of old carriages in the world, (both closed on Mondays, replaced by visit to Ajuda Palace). Along the river we arrive at Alfama, an old and traditional district, where we have the opportunity to walk in its narrow streets, and visit a handicraft shop. We will pass by the downtown (Baixa) to admire the most important squares of Lisbon such as the monumental Trade Square (Praça do Comércio); Rossio Square, the heart of Lisbon and the symbolic Restauradores Square. Then we drive along the Liberdade Avenue the “boulevard” of Lisbon to finish at Pombal Square with the statue of the statesman from  the 18th century responsible for Lisbon reconstruction after one of the most deadliest earthquakes in History, the 1755 Lisbon Earthquake.

EUR 43,00 per person, taxes included

                   AM  PM  


For an unforgettable afternoon, we leave in direction to the village of Sintra (Cultural Landscape by UNESCO), to visit the Royal Palace, a charming spot where the Portuguese Royal Families spent long summers, and where the rich collection of glazed tiles (azulejos) and the two conical chimneys of the kitchen’s palace are the “ex- libris” of Sintra. It‘s also possible to taste the delicious local sweets in the tea-rooms; “queijadas” and “travesseiros”. Then we will drive through Sintra’s range where its luxuriant and exuberant vegetation is to be seen, arriving at Roca cape (Cabo da Roca), the westernmost point in continental Europe.
Along the coast, passing by Guincho beach, spot of windsurfers, Boca do Inferno a grotto created by the sea erosion, always with a sea view enjoying the landscape until the cosmopolitan Cascais where we take a glimpse over the bay. We return by Estoril where we can have a panoramic view of the Casino and its gardens. Return back to Lisbon.

EUR 66,00 per person, taxes included

ÓBIDOS, NAZARÉ & FÁTIMA (FD) w/Lunch                                                         

Leaving Lisbon, we head north. Our first stop will be at Óbidos, a small village surrounded by medieval walls, with its typical whitewashed houses and wrought iron balconies, its handcraft and the famous Pousada do Castelo. Then we go on to Alcobaça to visit the church of the Monastery (World Heritage by UNESCO), the longest and first entire church in gothic style in Portugal, where e can admire the tombs of D. Pedro and of D. Inês de Castro. Our lunch will be at Nazaré, the most typical and colorful Portuguese fishing village.

If possible, we go to "Sítio", from where we enjoy a beautiful view over the beach and the ocean. In the afternoon we visit the wonderful church of Batalha Monastery (World Heritage by UNESCO) a masterpiece in gothic style, with his beautiful stained-glass windows.

Finally, we reach the Our Lady of Fátima Sanctuary, an altar of the Christian faith and site of world pilgrimage. There is also the Chapel of Apparitions with its portrayal of Our Lady of Fátima. Take the time also for the location of the Basilica with the tombs of the three witnesses, and the Church of the Holy Trinity, the fourth largest in the world by capacity. Return to Lisbon.

EUR 96,00 per person, taxes included

       only on Thursdays

ÉVORA TOUR (FD) w/lunch

EUR 94,00 per person, taxes included   


A journey through the Alentejo cork plains to reach the city of Évora, a mosaic of culture, history and traditions.

Leaving Lisbon, we cross the bridge over the river Tagus where, through a beautiful and bucolic landscape of olive trees, cork oaks and vineyards, we arrive at Évora - UNESCO World Heritage Site.

In the narrow streets of the whitewashed city of Évora we visit some of the most important monuments:

the Roman Temple, the Gothic-Romanesque Cathedral, the Church of San Francisco, with its "Chapel of Bones" and the University.

In the market we see and feel the richness of the product used to prepare one of the most elaborate and appreciated gastronomy in Portugal. Throughout the visit, we also admire the diversity and authenticity of local handicrafts with objects of cork, ceramics and copper. After lunch, visit one for a wine cellar, where a wine tasting is included. After we head back to Lisbon.         

CANCELLATION POLICY: Any tour cancellation received until the 7th October 2019, is refunded minus EUR 15,00 of administrative charges. 

The Gala dinner of the 1st World Congress of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in the 21st century will take place at the Zeno Lounge Casino Estoril.

On the evening of November 9th, WCATCMXXI delegates and VIP guests will finish the day with a lively get-together at the Zeno Lounge Casino Estoril.

Time for a good dinner and networking plus a dancing night with lots of surprises.

There are not many places available, so please make sure you get a seat. Come and join us, we will be delighted to have you there!

Book your seat when you register for the congress. If you are already registered and would like to book the dinner, please send an email to

The same cancellation policy of the registrations will apply for the congress dinner.



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