Congress Dates

15-17 April 2020

Congress Venue

Intercontinental City Stars Hotel Cairo

Language

The official language of the congress is English.

Registration and Information Services

The registration and information desks will be located at the reception of congress venue and will be operating between 08.00 and 18.00 hours. Participants will be able to complete their registration formalities at "On-Site Registration Desks

Accommodation

Main hotel of the Conference is Intercontinental City Stars Hotel, alternative hotels have been reserved for the participants. For further information and terms-conditions please contact the organizing company

Certificate of Attendance

Certificate of attendance will be provided to all registered attendants, and will be signed by ESCTS and SCU

Badges

Badges will be distributed at the registration desks. Participants without badges will not be admitted to the congress activities.

Speaker's Ready Room

The Speaker Ready Room will be located at the Congress Venue and will be operating during the congress, with its high technology equipments.

Internet Cafe-Information Center

Internet Cafe and Information Center will be available to all participants during the congress between 08:00-18:00.

Transfers

Premium transfer service from and to Cairo airport will be provided for the participants upon request

Banks and Currency Exchange

The currency is the Egyptian Pounds, Foreign currency can be exchanged at the airport or the front desk of your hotel. Local banks are open from 08.30 to 15.00 hrs from Sunday to Thursday . There are also private foreign exchange offices throughout the city that operate between 10.00 to 20.00 hrs.

Credit Cards

All major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard) are accepted in Egypt by restaurants, hotels, shops and at the Congress Registration Desks.

Climate

The average high is 25°C and the average low is 15°C. Evenings could be chilly and delegates are therefore recommended to bring light coats.

Electricity

The current in Egypt is 220 volts 50Hz. Please contact the reception desk for available converters.

Insurance

The meeting organizers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained or for loss of or damage to property belonging to Congress participants (or their accompanying persons) either during the congress meetings and postcongress activities. Please obtain proper travel and health insurance prior to your trip.

Telephones

Pay phones are available at the conference center as well as in the city. Phone cards are widely available in shops. The international dialing code for Egypt is +2, and the code for Cairo land lines is 02 and for Ismailia 064 National calls: city code + telephone number International calls: 00 + country code + city code + telephone number For mobile calls dial 002 + mobile number

Time Zone

Time is two hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+2) in Egypt.