Symposium Hotel and Venue
Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel Aviv
Kaufmann St 10, Tel Aviv-Yafo, 61501, Israel
October 9-12, Tuesday – Friday, 2018
The official language of the symposium is English. All abstract submissions and presentations are to be conducted in English.
A commercial and professional exhibition will take place during the symposium,
parallel to the symposium hours.
Get Together Reception
A reception will be held on the early evening of Tuesday, 9 October, 2018. The reception will be open to all attendees and paid accompanying persons.
The Symposium Gala Dinner will be held on the evening of Thursday, 11 October, 2018.
Climate and Clothing
AUTUMN (late Sept-Nov)
Daytime Israel temperatures are very pleasant; around 60-70F (15-25C) degrees in most of the country (still hot, though, around the Red Sea and Dead Sea). Jerusalem will be in the 40-50F (5-10C) in the evening. There will be some rain – nothing torrential.
Long sleeve shirts and a light Jacket or sweatshirt is all you need probably just early or late in the day.
IST (Israel Standard Time) UTC/GMT +2 hours .
Banking and Exchange
The Israeli monetary system is Shekel. Foreign currency may be changed at banks, airports, and very often at major hotels (generally at a less convenient rate).
All major credit cards are acceptable in most hotels, restaurants and shops.
All visitors are required to have a valid passport, and for some countries, a visa is required.
For more information please contact your nearest Embassy, Consulate or local travel agency well in advance. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.
The conference organizers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or
damage of property belonging to congress participants (or their accompanying persons),
either during, or as a result of the course.
Letter of Invitation
The letter of Invitation is meant to help participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa, and does not represent a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial support. Please turn to the Symposium secretariat to receive the letter of invitation.