Committees

Advisory Committee
António Moreira, Aveiro University – Portugal
Christina Silver, Surrey University – United Kingdom
Emiko Yoshikawa Egry, São Paulo University – Brazil
Heewon Chang, Eastern University – USA

Organizing Committee
Cristina Rosa Soares Lavareda Baixinho, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal (Coordinator)
António Pedro Costa, Aveiro University – Portugal (Coordinator)
Francislê Neri de Souza, Adventist Center University of São Paulo – Brazil
Helena Presado, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Lucija Vejmelka, University of Zagreb – Croatia
Óscar Ferreira, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal

Local Organizing Committee
João Santos, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal (Coordinator)
Conceição Ferreira, Ludomedia – Portugal
Eunice Sá, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Helena Bronze, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Manuela Paias, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Mário Cardoso, Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Sónia Mendes, Ludomedia – Portugal

Scientific Committee
Adriana Henriques, ESEL – Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Alberto Mesaque, University of Federal Minas Gerais – Brazil
Ana Isabel Rodrigues, Polytechnic Institute of Beja – Portugal
Ana María Pinto Llorente, University of Salamanca – Spain
Andrius Puksas, Mykolas Romeris University – Lithuania
António Carrizo Moreira, University of Aveiro – Portugal
António Dias de Figueiredo, University of Coimbra – Portugal
Bruno Braga, Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology de Brasília – Brazil
Carl Vogel, Trinity College Dublin – Ireland
Carolina Afonso, ISEG- Lisbon School of Economics & Management- Portugal
Catarina Brandão, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Porto – Portugal
Cecília Guerra,University of Aveiro – Portugal
Celina Pinto Leão, University of Minho – Portugal
Daniela Schiek, Universität Bielefeld – Germany
Elisabete Pinto da Costa, Lusofona University of Porto – Portugal
Erika Freitas, Regis University – United States
Fátima Marques, ESEL – Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Helena Presado, ESEL – Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Helga Rafael, ESEL – Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Ieda M. Santos, Emirates College for Advanced Education – United Arab Emirates
Isabel Alarcão, University of Aveiro – Portugal
Isabel Cabrita, University of Aveiro – Portugal
Isabel Huet, Kingston University – Reino Unido
Isabel Pereira, ESEL – Lisbon School of Nursing – Portugal
Jaime Ribeiro, Polytechnic of Leiria – Portugal
Jelena Ogresta, University of Zagreb – Croatia
João Amado, University of Coimbra – Portugal
Jorge Remondes, ISVOUGA – Portugal
José Brás, Lusófona University – Portugal
Katrin Niglas, Tallinn University – Estonia
Marco Lamas, Polytechnic Institute of Porto – Portugal
Maria José Brites, Lusófona University of Porto – Portugal
Mary Chesnay, Kennesaw State University – United States
Mario Malicki, University of Split School of Medicine – Croatia
Mirliana Pereira, University of Chile – Chile
Miroslav Rajter, University of Zagreb – Croatia
Patricia López, TEC – Tecnológico de Costa Rica – Costa Rica
Pamela Zapata-Sepúlveda, University of Tarapacá – Chile
Paulo Queirós, Nursing School of Coimbra – Portugal
Paul Benneworth, University of Twente – Netherlands
Petra Arweiler, Europäische Akademie – Germany
Rui Neves, University of Aveiro – Portugal
Sigridur Halldorsdottir, University of Akureyri – School of Health Sciences –
Iceland
Sandra Saúde, Polytechnic Institute of Beja – Portugal
Silvia Caldeira, Portuguese Catholic University – Portugal
Teresa Bettencourt, University of Aveiro – Portugal