Scheduled events

(Some events might vary depending on the number of registrations)

Registered participants will be able to enjoy all the following activities that are included in the registration fee.

Welcome Reception - Monday, September 9th


All the registered attendees are invited to the Welcome Reception. It will take place at 19:00h on the conference venue, located at the third floor (terrace) of The Polytechnic City of Innovation (CPI), the Science Park of the Universitat Politècnica de València. Different performances will welcome and entertain all the participants.

Mountain View

Beach Party Dinner - Tuesday, September 10th


Valencia has many offers when it comes to food and drinks. This also includes the nightlife in Valencia and especially in summer there are many things to do. Terraces in Valencia in the summer are the perfect option if you want to enjoy parties that are combined with a good temperature and the best atmosphere in the open air.

We will enjoy a beach dinner on Tuesday. At Avenida Mare Nostrum 50 (Alboraia), you can find Brassa de Mar. A restaurant with a lounge terrace on which you can enjoy food, made of quality products and relax on in the summer in Valencia with the best chill house music.

Participants can go directly to the restaurant, or use the bus service provided by the organization.

Schedule of bus stops:

20:00h – Bus stop 1 - Torres de Quart

20:10h – Bus stop 2 - Aqua Multiespacio

20:20h – Bus stop 3 - CPI-UPV

20:30h – Arrival at the restaurant

After dinner, the departure of the bus is estimated around 22:30h.

Valencia City Centre Walking Tour - Wednesday, September 11th


The tour will make you discover the historical and cultural part of Valencia, from the oldest and busiest square in Valencia, where the kilometer 0 of the city is marked, to the modernist Market or the bullfight ring where bullfights are still hold twice a year.

Participants can go directly to the meeting point at 19:00h (city center, Bullring, metro station XATIVA), or use the bus service provided by the organization. It will departure from the CPI building at 18:45h.

Mountain View

Flamenco Show and Dinner in a Palace - Wednesday, September 11th


Flamenco is pure art. It is a Spanish musical genre comprising songs, dances and instrumental music (mainly Spanish guitar) in which the deepest feelings bloom in ecstasy. The evening will delight us with a flamenco dancing experience.

A good meal, based on the best ingredients of the traditional Spanish cuisine and the beautiful atmosphere and unique scenario of the Mercaders Palace will create an exciting overall experience.

The event starts at 20:30h. Participants can go directly to the Mercaders Palace. In addition, the participants in the Walking Tour will be guided to the Palace.

Gala Dinner


The Gala Dinner Banquet will be held on September 12, 2019. The Banquet venue, the Oceans Restaurant in the Oceanogràfic of Valencia, is the ideal place to enjoy a varied choice of meat and products of the Mediterranean (grilled meats, fritters, burgers, etc.) to taste both in its hall as in its large terrace of wood.

Oceanogràfic of Valencia is the biggest aquarium of Europe. Situated inside the architectural complex vanguardista of the City of the Arts and Sciences, this place reproduces faithfully the most important marine ecosystems.

Award Ceremony


The Award Ceremony for the AMPERE 2019 best Student Paper Prize will be held during the Gala Dinner in the Oceanografic. Outstanding contributions in the field of Industrial Microwave or RF heating will also be awarded with the AMPERE Fellowship, the AMPERE Medal and the newly established Ricky Metaxas Young Researcher Award.


Companion's Program


We are glad you are able to join us for the celebration of the 17th AMPERE Conference.

Family members and companions of Conference attendees are invited to join a stimulating program of events, activities, tours and destinations through the conference week. For more information click here.