|Conference Hotel and Venue
Hilton Molino Stucky Venice
Giudecca 810, Venice, 30133, Italy
Thursday, 3 March – Sunday, 6 March, 2016
The Scientific Program will commence on Friday, 4 March, 2016.
|The official language of the conference is English. All abstract submissions and presentations are to be conducted in English.|
An application will be submitted for CME points.
|A commercial and professional exhibition will take place during the conference,
parallel to the conference hours.
|Get Together Reception|
|A reception will be held on the evening of 3rd of March. The reception will be open to all
attendees and accompanying persons.
|Climate and Clothing|
|March weather in Venice can get quite cold though temperatures are
more typically around 8°C / 46°F. The average lowest temperature in March is
5°C / 41°F and the average highest temperature is 12°C / 54°F.Clothing smart for all occasions.
|The time zone in Venice is Central European Time (CET) (GMT +1 hour), and six hours
ahead of Eastern Standard Time (EST).
|Banking and Exchange|
|The Italian monetary system is Euro. Foreign currency may be changed at banks,
railway stations and airports, and very often at major hotels (generally at a less
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 conference secretariat to receive the letter of invitation.