Campus da Auga

Wednesday, September 20th


Schedule Activity
  8:30 - 10:00

Reception of participants:
Registration and delivery of documentation
Poster set-up

  9:30 - 11:30 SP01. Plenary Session
Room: Plenary Room
Session chair: Prof. Dr. Helder I. Chaminé
Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto, Portugal
Co-moderator: Prof. Dr. José Luis Legido
Faculty of Marine Sciences, University of Vigo, Spain
  • SP 01.1: Mineral and medical water and thermalism: characterization and utilization
    Prof. Dr. André Araújo Pereira
    Escola Superior de Saúde - IP Guarda, Portugal
  • SP 01.2: The collective baths in the Middle East, from Antiquity to the Umayyad period
    Prof. Dr. Ignacio Arce García
    University of Copenhagen/ Spanish Archaeological Mission to Jordan
  • SP 01.3: Maximizing health and livelihood benefits of thermal tourism for host communities
    Prof. Dr. Duarte Morais
    University of North Carolina, USA
11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break
12:00 - 12:45 Opening ceremony
12:45 - 13:30 Opening conference: “Influence of Balneotherapy on the quality of life in patients with osteoarthritis"
Antonella Fioravanti
University of Siena, Italy
Session Chairs:
Prof. Dr. Juan Jesús Gestal Otero
Cátedra de Hidroloxía Médica, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Prof. Dr. María Reyes Pérez Fernández
University of Vigo, Spain
13:30 - 15:30 Lunch break
15:30 - 17:30 Parallel Sessions

Session of innovations and new experiences
New challenges and trends in research. The talent at the service of society


  • Session IN.1 Innovations and new experiences related to thermalism and the Quality of Life
    Room: room B
    Session chairs:
    Prof. Dr. Elisa Alen González
    University of Vigo, Spain
    Prof. Dr. Rosa Meijide Faílde
    University of A Coruña, Spain SHOW / HIDE INFORMATION
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    15:30 IN.1.1 El termalismo como una experiencia de atención plena: innovación social para el bienestar psicológico y físico de los residentes en Ourense
    Lorena Rodriguez Campo, Elisa Alen and Jose Antonio Fraiz Brea
    Universidad de Vigo,España
    15:45 IN.1.2 Proyecto de innovación para el desarrollo de una línea de Cosmética Termal con certificación BIO
    Ignacio Cortes Moro, Mauro Garcia Fernandez & Lourdes Mourelle
    Nampula SL & Universidad de Vigo, España
    16:00 IN.1.3 Vademécum de aguas mineromedicinales
    Pendiente confirmación ponente
    Cátedra de Hidrología Médica de la USC &y la Asociación de Balnearios de Galicia, España
    16:15 IN.1.4 Ruta termal e da agua Verín-Chaves-Vidago
    Pablo Rivera Búa
    Agrupación Europea de Cooperación Territorial (AECT), Eurocidade Chaves-Verín, Portugal y España
    16:30 IN.1.5 Por determinar
    Pendiente confirmación ponente
    datos por confirmar
    16:45 IN.1.6 Por determinar
    Pendiente confirmación ponente
    datos por confirmar
    17:00 IN.1.7 Método Welness: Termalismo y binestar
    Pendiente confirmación ponente
    datos por confirmar
    17:15   Preguntas, discusión y conclusiones de la sesión
    17:30   Cierre de la sesión
17:40 - 18:00 Coffee Break
18:00 - 20:00 Workshop 1. Wine tourism and thermalism. Potentialities of Galicia
Room: room A
Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Julio Cerviño
Carlos III University, Madrid, Spain
18:00 - 20:00 Workshop 2. Biodiversity of thermal waters: applications in dermocosmetics
Room: room B
Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Lourdes Mourelle Mosqueira
Faculty of Marine Sciences, University of Vigo, Spain
18:00 - 20:00 Workshop 3. Peloterapia corporal
Room: room C
Session Chair: Antonio Hernández Torres
Instituto de Salud Carlos III (MINECO). President of Fundación Bílbilis. Madrid, Spain
19:15 - 20:15 Poster session

  • PO.3 Experimental and Health tourism and thermalism
20:15 Closing Session
21:30 Welcome Cocktail for congresists

Thursday, September 21st


Schedule Activity
08:30 - 09:30 Poster session

  • PO.3 Experimental and Health tourism and thermalism
09:00 - 11:30 Parallel sessions

11:30 - 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 - 13:45 Parallel sessions
New researchers session
New challenges and trends in research. The talent at the service of society


14:00 - 16:00 Break for Lunch
16:00 - 16:30 Free Visit to Termatalia & posters
16:30 Closing conference: Termalism: new trends and future challenges
José Martins Carvalho
Instituto Superior de Engenharia, Politécnico do Porto, Portugal
Room: undetermined
Session chairs:
Prof. Dr. Francisco Maraver Eyzaguirre
Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Prof. Dr. Pedro Araujo Nespereira
Faculty of Sciences, University of Vigo, Spain
17:15 Closing ceremony
17:45 Closing cocktail and Galician wine

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