Official meeting language:


English

Important dates

Extended Deadline for early bird registration 10 July 2017
Extended Deadline for abstract submission 31 May 2017
Notification of acceptance of abstracts 15 June 2017

Social events

Meeting social event

Opening Ceremony Monday 11 September 2017

Optional social events

“Ouzo & Meze” Ice Breaker Dinner Sunday 10 September 2017 Price: €15
Dinner/ Greek Night (tavern) Thursday 14 September 2017 Price: €25

Language

Greek is the official language but English is widely spoken.

Currency

The Greek currency is EURO. Credit cards are widely used in most establishments. Most currencies and traveller's cheques can easily be changed either at banks, hotels or money-changers with some handling charges.

Weather in September

The climate in Thessaloniki is Mediterranean with a definite seasonal variation. The month of September is characterized by falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing from 29°C to 24°C and daily low temperatures ranging from 14°C to 18°. The median cloud cover ranges from 22% to 37% (mostly clear). Throughout September, the most common forms of precipitation are thunderstorms, moderate rain, and light rain. We advise you to wear light clothes and have always a light jacket or sweater with you, especially in the evening. More info

Power supply

The standard current in Greece is 220 volts. Plugs are European standard with two round pins.

Useful phone numbers

Police* 100

Ambulance* 166

Fire* 199

Emergency phone** 112

Phone book information* 11888

Tourist police station (+30) 2310554870, (+30) 2310554871

*It refers to a local number and can be used only from a local phone.

**It refers to a European number. After a recorded message in English and Greek, an operator receives the call in English, French or Greek, puts the caller through to the necessary service, and assists with interpretation, if necessary.

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