General Information

 

Date:

June 12-14, 2013

 

Congress Venue:

Mena House Oberoi, Cairo, Egypt.

 

Climate:

Summer is favorable season in Egypt, although it is hot by days, it is fair at night.

Temperature in Cairo “average“ 35°C - 20 °C .

 

Visas:

Visas are not required for most nationalities entering Egypt.

Egyptian embassies and consulates will be notified of the event and asked to expedite visa procedure.

 

Currency:

The official currency is the Egyptian pound (LE.)

The current rate of exchange for the U.S. dollar is approximately 6.65L.E. 

Credit cards are generally accepted by hotels and main shops.

 

Electric Current:

220 AC 50 Cycles, wall plugs are the round two prong type.

 

Exhibitions:

The exhibitions of national and international companies will display orthopaedic instruments, implants, pharmaceutical and medical products.

 

Official Language:
The official language is English.
Any simultaneous translation will not be provided.

 

Disclaimer:
Every attempt will be made to present the program as printed. However, Organizers and its agent reserve the right to alter or cancel, without prior notice, any of the  arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating directly or indirectly to the Scientific Meeting, for any cause beyond its reasonable control. In the event of cancellation of the Scientific Meeting, all pre-paid fees will be refunded in full.

However, the Organizers and its agent are not liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such alteration and cancellation.


Insurance:
Applicants are advised to take out their own travel insurance and to extend their policy to cover personal possessions as the conference does not cover individuals against cancellation of bookings or theft or damage to their belongings.