Climate & Dressing
Beginning of October is still considered summer in Antalya. The highest daily temperatures during the period from 4 to 9 October 2014 were from 27oC to 32oC.
You can see exact recorded temperatures daily for the period last year in this site: http://www.accuweather.com/en/tr/antalya/316939/month/316939?monyr=10/01/2014
You can enjoy all day long numerous resorts pools as well as the sea
Business & Shopping Hours
Government offices are open on weekdays from 08:30 to 17:00 and closed on the weekends. Most of the shops are open from 09:00 to 22:00 from Monday to Saturday. Many of the supermarkets, shopping malls, department stores, newspapers and food shops are also open on Sundays.
Tax and service charges are included in the cost of all goods and services. Although it is not mandatory, a small tip is expected for good service. As a guideline, add about 5% - 10% to the total bill.
The electric current is 220 volts / 50 Hz AC with European type connections.
Name badges are mandatory in order to have access to the scientific sessions, refreshments and social events. They will be issued at the registration desk.
Certificate of Participation
A certificate of participation will be given to all registered participants.
The Organization Committee cannot assume liability for any changes in the program due to external or unforeseen circumstances. The updated information can be followed from the Symposium website.
Personal Insurance & Liability & Emergency
Personal and accident insurance are recommended to all participants during their stay in Turkey. The Organizing Committee will not accept any responsibility in this respect but assistance will be provided in urgent cases. In case of illness or accident, contact the hotel reception or the registration desk at the Symposium venue.
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