Every year ITSG holds two conferences: a European conference and the worldwide annual conference.
Above is the group photograph from the 2022 world-wide conference held in Valencia, Spain.
The conference is open only to ITSG members and a limited number of invited guests.
Here is a summary of the program for the conference in Gaia - Porto May 11, 2023.
|Thursday, May 11, 2023|
||Tourist Bus departs to take in the city and the sea cost.|
||Drinks reception followed by dinner (innovative and daring tasting menu) at Casa de Chá da Boa Nova, Av. Liberdade 1681, Leça da Palmeira, Porto.|
||Bus departs for return to hotel.|
|Friday, May 12, 2023|
|8:30 am - 9:00 am
|9:00 am - 9:15 am
|9:15 am - 10:15 am
||Introduction to Portugal and other Portugal Speakers|
|10:15 am - 10:45 am
|10:45 am - 11:45 pm
||Trends and Developments in Taxation of Crypto in Europe (incl. DAC8 & MICA) |
|12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
|2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
|3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
|3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
|4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
||Shells & Substance|
|6:00 - 7:00 pm
||Visit to Sandeman Cellars with Port Wine tasting. |
|7:00 - 8:00 pm
||Magic train sight-seeing tour from Sandeman Cellars to restaurant. Takes in historic centre of Porto |
||DINNER. Restaurant Torreão, ua das Virtudes, n. 37 450-630 Porto |
|Saturday, May 13, 2023|
||Optional Visit to the Douro Valley (a Unesco World Heritage Site); wine tasting and lunch. |
Depart Porto at around 10am to travel to the Douro Valley, a drive of around 1h30m each way. We will be hosted at Quinta do Crasto.
The program will include a visit to the vineyard, the wine cellar and all the wine producing facilities; a wine tasting; and lunch. Weather permitting people can hang out by the pool, swim, etc.
|6:00 pm -
||The return trip to Porto will be at around 6pm, with some flexibility to accommodate preferences.
If participants would like to stay overnight in the Douro Valley rather than in Porto this could also be organized directly with João Araújo at TELLES.