How to get to the Megaron Athens International Conference Centre?
The Megaron Athens International Conference Centre is located at the junction of Vasilissis Sofias Avenue and Kokkali Street in the centre of Athens. Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport is Athens’ main airport.
From the airport you can reach the Megaron Athens International Conference Centre (approx. 30 minutes):
Opening hours of the registration desk
Participants who register on site for a Meet the Expert session or an Expert Group meeting will have a lunch box provided, otherwhise you will need to make your own provision at lunchtime.
Passports & visas
Greece is a member of the Schengen Agreement nations. Participants are requested to check with the Greece consulate or embassy in their home country or with their travel agency for visa requirements (http://www1.mfa.gr/en/visas/). The Congress Secretariat will be glad to assist you in this matter.
The currency in Greece is the Euro (€). All congress fees and rates are charged in Euro. No other currency will be accepted during the Congress.
ESC does not accept liability for individual medical, travel or personal insurance, and participants are strongly advised to take out their own personal insurance policies in their country of origin.
Electric appliances in Greece work with 220 volts, ca. 50 Hz and plugs conform to the European system of round pins with two holes.
The official language of the congress will be English. There may be simultaneous translation into Russian and Greek. Some of the Society sessions may be held in the language of the organising country.
If you are interested in supporting the conference please contact
Ms. Ria Maes
ESC Central Office
Phone: +32 2 582 08 52
Fax: +32 2 582 55 15
June marks the first summer month in Greece. The average high temperature in June: 26 C°.The average low temperature in June: 21 C°.