Congress Date: March 23rd - 28th, 2007
Congress Venue: El Mouradi Gammarth *****
Les Cotes de Carthage Gammarth, TUNISIE 2070
Tel: +(216) 71 911511- Fax: +(216) 71 913754
The official language of the meeting is English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided. All abstracts must be submitted in English.
Registration Desk will be open:
- On March 22nd, from 14:30 to 19:30
- From March 23rd, from 8:00 to 19:30
The scientific sessions of the Meetings will take place in the Meliá ElMouradi Gammarth Hotel.
Symposia chairpersons, lecturers and oral presenters are requested to meet in front of the indicated place 10 min before the scheduled time. A separate room will be provided for testing the audiovisual materials.
Certificate of Attendance
A Certificate of Attendance with your name will be prepared and available at the registration desk after March 24th, 2007 . Certificates will not be issued after the meeting.
Official Letter of Invitation
An official letter of invitation designed to help overcome administrative difficulties in certain countries will be sent upon request. It must be clearly understood that such letters do not cover any fees or other financial support. If you require an official invitation please send an e-mail to : firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference Materials and Badges
Please bring your official confirmation receipt to the Registration Desk to receive your bag with your badge and related materials. Admission to all meeting events requires presentation of the badges. If you lose your badge please apply for a new one at the Registration Desk.
In March the weather is usually very pleasant in Tunisia. The average temperature is between 20 and 25° C. However, evenings are usually colder with temperatures that might go down to 15 – 16° C. So, some heavy clothes are needed. Central heating and air-conditioning are available at the hotel.
Weather today Online: http://www.meteo.tn/htmlen/accueil.php (National Institute of Meteorology Site)
An exhibition area for pharmaceutical and instrument companies and books will be located near the poster area where morning and afternoon coffees will be served.
HOW TO TRAVEL
By Air : The nearest airport to the site of the Congress is Tunis Carthage International Airport which is well served by many international airlines with non-stop and connecting flights from any major city of the world.
Airport : Tel : +(216) 71 75 50 00 Fax : +(216) 71 78 14 60
Tunis Carthage Airport And Transfers
Access to ElMouradi Gammarth hotel is easy. It is situated
15 minutes of Tunis Carthage airport by taxi. Taxi fare is
not expensive. The journey from the airport to the hotel costs about
5 Euros during the day until 9:00 pm with an extra 50% charge
after 9:00 pm. As the airport is very close to the hotel,
the problem of transfers has been overcome. Furthermore, taxis are
available at all times and some agents will be assigned the task
of welcoming you at the airport and providing any help (change,
All foreign visitors should carry a valid passport while in Tunisia. Most countries do not require a visa. For further informations please contact your local authorities.
The congress fee does not include insurance. All participants should arrange for their own insurance in their country of origin.
International driving licences are recognized in Tunisia. Car rental companies require a valid national or international licence. Remember to keep to the right-hand side of the road.
Tunisian Time is one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT +1), except for Spring and Summer (GMT +2).
AC, 50 cycles, 220 Volts
The Tunisian Republic Monetary Unit is the Dinar (DT).
1 Euro is about 1.7 DT. Exchange rates for foreign money are
determined by The Central Bank of Tunisia ( http://www.bct.gov.tn
)daily and announced in the newspapers. Convertible foreign money
can be exchanged at Airports, Banks, Hotels and Exchange Offices
with a small commission (about 2%). All major credit cards (Visa,
Master, Eurocard and American Express) are accepted in most hotels
Official business hours are 08:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 17:00 from Monday to Friday. Banks and Post Offices are closed on Saturdays and Sundays.