Useful Information


Food | Information Counter | Telecommunications Counter | CAEX | Exhibitor Shop | Children’s Club | Parking | Accommodation and Travel | Press | Medical Centre | Cloakroom
 

Food

There are cafés in the halls and the various galleries. The Restaurante Grill is on the 1st floor next to the Congress Centre. In Gallery 5 there is a small food plaza with a coffee stand, Pans & Company and Pizza Hut as well as a large Iber self-service restaurant. At the entrance to Hall 5 there is also an outlet selling traditional Portuguese confectionery.

Information Counter
The Information Counter (tel.: +351 229 981 014 or +351 229 981 015) provides official photographs, interpreters, guides, receptionists and technical services.

Telecommunications Counter
Located in Gallery 5 (Tel: +351 229 981 901) this counter provides photocopy, telephone and fax services.

Exhibitor Support Centre - CAEX
The Exhibitor Support Centre (Centro de Apoio ao Expositor - CAEX) can be found in Galleries 4, 5 and 6; this is an area reserved for exhibitors where the several support services are concentrated. The Gallery 4 CAEX also has an area reserved for small meetings.

Exhibitor Shop
The Exhibitor Shop is located in Gallery 4 and has a show-room displaying the articles available for sale or rental to exhibitors, specifically furniture, carpets, audio-visual equipment and electrical material. The contacts for further information are: SERVEXPO - tel.: +351 22 998 1087, fax: +351 22 998 1482, e-mail: servexpo@exponor.pt, site: www.servexpo.exponor.pt.

Children’s Club
Professional trade fairs are business meetings, for which reason children under 14 are not allowed, excepting young babies. At these trade fairs, EXPONOR has made available a Children’s Club managed by qualified professionals who can take care of your child during your visit to the fair. The cost is €2,50 per hour, up to a maximum of five hours.

Parking
EXPONOR has 2,000 parking spaces spread over 5 parking lots including a multistory parking station. Parking is free for the first 30 minutes. After the first half hour, it costs €0.20 for each 15 minutes, up to a maximum cost of €3. In case of loss of ticket the user will pay €4.  Access to the car parks is via Entrance A. It is also possible to park outside. However, when parking your car, ensure that you leave it in a place where parking is not prohibited and where is does not obstruct the traffic. Never park on the highway or its access roads.

Accommodation and Travel
There is a list of hotels that have preferential rates for visitors coming from outside Porto who wish to stay an extra day at the fair.

Press
The Press Office (tel.: +351 229 981 007; e-mail: press@exponor.pt) is in Gallery 6 and has a work area for journalists with a meeting room. PC with Internet access, photocopy machine, fax and telephones.

Medical Centre
Next to the auditorium there is a Medical Centre (Tel.: +351 229 981 931) managed by health professionals equipped to deal with basic care.

Cloakroom
There is cloakroom service located next to the East and West gates. Please note that valuables (such as handbags) and shopping bags are not accepted.