A look around


ISM 2023 will be held at the Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon. The Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon was founded in 1972 as one of Portugal’s first modern universities, with the central aim of studying labour and social dynamics in a rapidly changing world. Of the approximately 10 000 students enrolled in undergraduate and postgraduate programs, nearly 20% are international, coming from 80 different countries. Discover Lisbon, a city full of authenticity where old customs and ancient history intermix with cultural entertainment and hi-tech innovation.


Iscte – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Avenida das Forças Armadas, 1649-026
Lisboa, Portugal

Guidelines for a blended conference

How to participate

How will it be held?

The ISM 2021 conference will be held in a fully virtual format, meaning that all the plenary and parallel sessions and conference events will be streamed online on Microsoft Teams, where online participants will not only be able to watch and listen to the talks but also interact with the participants on site and give their talk. Find here below instructions on how to connect and the full conference agenda. Please find below some useful information on how to connect.

Before the conference: procedure for online participation (Important)

In order to be able to join the online ISM 2021 conference, we kindly ask you to follow the procedure here below.
  1. If you do not already have a Microsoft TEAMS account, please sign-up for free at the following website to create an account: https://www.microsoft.com/en-US/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/group-chat-software
  2. You will be invited to download the Microsoft TEAMS application for Desktop and/or mobile. Alternatively you can also participate just via web browser.

During the conference: how to join the sessions and access the events

Visit the Program section of this website to check the scheduling of the sessions and events. You will find a direct link to each virtual room where you can join the session. Please consider that you are allowed to join the sessions only 15 minutes before the beginning of the session. You can find guidelines and instructions depending on your role at the ISM 2021.

Room reservation guidelines


A contingent of rooms will be reserved in selected hotels in Lisbon with special rates for ISM attendees. The list below will be continuously updated.
NH Lisboa Campo Grande ****

Campo Grande, 7, 1700-087 Lisboa

Hotel with 88 rooms with wooden floors, free Wi-Fi connection, minibar, coffee machine and a safe. Family rooms available. Has 1 meeting room with capacity to 40 people. The breakfast is a healthy buffet at the restaurant. The restaurant has portuguese gastronomy at lunch and dinner. It also has a gym with free access for guests, sauna and covered parking.

Special room rate

Single room with breakfast (VAT incl.): € 87 per night
Double room with breakfast (VAT incl.): € 95 per night

Special room rates valid until 15 October 2023

VIP Executive Entrecampos Hotel ****

Avenida 5 de Outubro, 295, 1600-035, Lisboa

The VIP Executive Entrecampos Hotel & Conference is located in the Entrecampos area, next to the financial and business centre of Lisbon and benefits from a vast transport network, which includes the Entrecampos metro station. This modern 4-star hotel has a total of 171 rooms and stands out for its design: conveying light, nature and art.

Special room rate

Single room with breakfast (VAT incl.): € 93 per night
Double room with breakfast (VAT incl.): € 101 per night

Special room rates valid until 15 October 2023 with the code ISM 2023

SANA Metropolitan Hotel ****

Rua Soeiro Pereira Gomes – Parcela 2 | 1600-198 Lisboa – Portugal

Strategically located near the Praça de Espanha and Sete Rios (Lisbon Zoo), the SANA Metropolitan Hotel enjoys excellent access and proximity to the public transport network, including several metro and train lines. Ten minutes from the Marquês de Pombal and the Lisbon Baixa district, the Hotel enjoys a privileged location near the main football stadiums, shopping centres and university area of Lisbon

Special room rate

Single room with breakfast (VAT incl.): € 115 per night
Double room with breakfast (VAT incl.): € 135 per night

Special room rates valid until 15 October 2023

Book the room via email "reservas@sanahotels.com" and mention the name of the event: Universidade NOVA de Lisboa + ISCTE Business School

Going around

How to get there


Linz is characterised by short distances. Many locations near the Danube can be reached on foot. However, sometimes greater distances cannot be avoided, which is why we’ve summarised some helpful contacts for you here: https://www.linztourismus.at/en/business/meeting-destination-linz/transfer/.

Linz Airport

The Linz airport offers direct connection to the transport hubs Frankfurt, Vienna and Düsseldorf. Please visit the website to know more: http://www.linz-airport.com/de

Wien Airport

The train journey time between Vienna Airport (VIE) and Linz is around 1h 48m and covers a distance of around 203 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 41m. The Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz train service departs directly from Flughafen Wien and arrives in Linz Hbf. The ÖBB – Austrian Railway offer direct connections from Vienna Airport to Linz Hauptbahnhof – Central Station. You can buy tickets here: https://www.oebb.at/en/

Transportation in Linz

Information about public Transport and Taxis in Linz is available here: https://www.linztourismus.at/en/leisure/plan-a-trip/transfers/.