Participants got together at Ponta Delgada City Hall
ICNF 2015 welcome drink took place at Ponta Delgada City Hall. This was the first social moment of the event in which most participants already attend to.
Professor Raul Fangueiro, Conference Chair, and Luísa Magalhães, councillor of Ponta Delgada, both adress the participants, stating the great honor that i tis to have them here.
Raul Fangueiro made a brief welcoming speech, and also thanked the city council for all the support as main partner of this activity.
Luisa Magalhães was representing the mayor, José Manuel Boeiro, and, on his behalf, said that it is an honor for the city and São Miguel Island to receive all the participants. She also thanked Fibrenamics for choosing Ponta Delegada, a city that, she added, is seen as “a natural laboratory set in the middle of the Atlantic for organization of scientific conferences and scientific researches”.
For the next three days, the conference will take place in Teatro Micaelense. Check-in starts at 8 am.