Lisbon Daily Itinerary

SUN, May 22nd AfternoonFree Day 19h00 (7pm): Welcome dinner
MON, May 23rd MorningVisit to the Municipality of Lisbon – “Lisbon, Knowing, Thinking, Making Cities – on the evolution of Lisbon’s urbanism between the 16th century and Expo 98 and a 3D print model of Lisbon.
AfternoonTrip to Cascais Municipality for sustainability projects: Dune and Coastal management.
TUE, May 24th MorningWelcome at IGOT-ULisbon Short (10/15 minutes) presentation on the work students are doing in their master/PhD thesis
> Brian Santos “The 15 minute city: how to increase urban sustainability after pandemiccontext
> Diogo Silva “New Forms of Urban Governance in Motion and Mutation: The Case of Business Improvement Districts
> Pedro Pinheiro – Natural and artificial cooling strategies in an urban environment according to climate Change scenarios
> Carolina Pais- Urban fire analysis in Lisbon Metropolitan Area
>Michigan State University students Lunch at the canteen of the University of Lisbon and arrangements for the afternoon program
AfternoonA boat trip on Tagus River: A view of the city from the river follow by a tour with the IGOT students around the city. Tour: Baixa Chiado- Elevador de Santa Justa– Rossio- Sociedade de
Geografia de Lisboa
Arco da Rua Augusta– Terreiro do Paço- Yellow Boat Tour– Paragem em
Belém- Regresso ao Terreiro do Paço.
NightDinner at the Students Association (typical Portuguese) and night out
WED, May 25th Morning10 am – “Touristification and transnational gentrification in Lisbon´s inner city”, Luís Mendes, CEG/IGOT-ULisboa
11 am – questions and debate
11.15 am – coffee-break
11.30 am to 12.15 am – “The impacts of recent reforms in Portugal’s private rental sector: a case study in the heart of Lisbon’s historical centre”, Sónia Alves, Alda Azevedo, Katielle Susane (ICS-IUL)
12.15 am to 12.30 am – questions and debate
AfternoonVisit to Sintra Village – Cultural landscape and World heritage UNESCO
THR, May 26th Morning10am to 1pm – Study visit to Lisbon’s inner city Itinerary: meeting place – Largo do Intendente (near Intendente metro station, green line) -> Rua do Benformoso -> Praça Martim Moniz -> Rua dos Cavaleiros -> Rua dos Lagares -> Calçada de Santo André -> Travessa do Açougue -> Rua do Salvador -> Travessa de São Tomé -> Miradouro das Portas do Sol -> Miradouro de Santa Lúzia -> Pátio do Carrasco -> Rua Augusto Rosa -> Rua do Barão -> Rua de São João da Praça -> Largo de São Rafael -> Largo / Escadinhas de São Miguel -> Rua de São Pedro -> Rua dos Remédios -> Largo do Chafariz de Dentro (end of visit)
AfternoonFree or we can arrange walking tour of Expo Site.
EveningFarewell dinner
FRI, May 27th MorningVisit to Bruno’s Lab (School of Medicine of the University of Lisbon) – outdoor neuroscience experiments with EEG and bio-sensors to capture emotions trigger by the urban environment
Night19h00 (7pm): Night: a farewell dinner
SAT-SUN, May 28-29thStudents are free.
Find COVID-19 test site on Sunday, May 29th
Taxi pickup for airport at 3am on Monday, May 30th
MON, May 30thFly home, Lisbon to Detroit