CIAA 2024 - International Congress of Aquatic Activities

CIAA 2024 - International Congress of Aquatic Activities

The aquatic environment is an excellent way of developing educational and sporting activities, as well as therapeutic activities for all age groups. 

The School of Health and Human Development of the University of Évora, the CHRC-Comprehensive Health Research Center and the Asociación Iberoamericana de Educación Acuática Especial e Hidroterapia (AIDEA) would like to present to you the CIAA - International Congress of Aquatic Activities that will take place in Évora on October 4th-6th of 2024, having as Chairs the CHRC researchers, Ana Rita Matias and Nuno Batalha.

This will be an excellent space for sharing experiences between national and international experts of the aquatic environment in education, aquatic fitness, special populations and hydrotherapy. You are more than welcome to attend!

The official website is now available:

What will you find on the website?

. The Program that includes all Pre-Congress Workshops, Conferences, Symposiums and practical Workshops that will take place at the Animata Swimming Pools, Everybody.Club and Évora Municipal Swimming Pool:

. Call for Abstracts! Submissions of works will be open until June 1st 2024, using the model available on the website. The abstract must be included in the areas of Aquatic Therapy and/or Aquatic Conditioning and/or Aquatic Education and/or Aquatic Safety. Find out all the conditions for submission on

. Registrations are now open! Join us at CIAA2024 and make your registration. Early bird prices will last until July 15th. Find out all the instructions to register on

. Follow the CIAA 2024’s social media channels! To never miss the important news we have to offer in the coming months, follow us closely on Facebook ( and on Instagram (@ciaaevora2024). 

For more informations:



Andreia Santos


Nuno Batalha

Ana Rita Matias