General Information

Official Language
The official working language of the meeting is English.

Travel & Visa
Please contact the nearest Turkish Embassy or Consulate in your area to obtain the latest information about visa requirements and applications. For more information… http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa

Health and Insurance
The participants are requested to arrange their own insurance for health, travel and property. The Organising Committee will not accept any liability for personal injuries, loss or damage of property.

Currency and Money Exchange
The unit of currency is the Turkish Lira (TL). The exchange rates are published daily. Banks can exchange foreign currency and travelers’ checks with your passport as proof of identity. The most widely accepted credit cards are Visa, Mastercard and American Express. Exchange offices in touristic places are generally open until midnight.

Banks
Banks are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 12:00 and from 13:30 to 17:00

Electrical Supply
The voltage in Turkey is 220 volts AC, 50Hz and the plugs are European two round pin type.