General Information


Date
May 14th – 16th, 2017

Venue
Lanitis 'Carob Mill' Complex,
Queen Berengaria Str. (Vasilissis Berengarias Str.)
Limassol / Cyprus
Tel: +357 25 820 464
Fax: +357 25 820 474
Internet:
www.carobmill-restaurants.com

Registration Desk hours

Sunday 14th May : 15.30 – 18.00

Monday 15th May: 07.30 – 17.30

Tuesday 16th May: 07.30 – 13.00

Getting to Limassol from the airport

Cyprus has 2 International Airports. Larnaca airport is served by most International Airlines and the main Budget Airlines serve Pafos airport.

In summer a lot of charter flights are scheduled as more than 3 million tourists visit Cyprus in summer.

Both airports have bus-shuttles to Limassol every hour. Larnaca and Pafos airports are approximately 45 km from Limassol.

A lot of Hotels include the transport from and to the airport in their offer, please ask for this offer

Taxis cost approx. €50.00 from the Airports to Limassol.

The main car-hire companies offer special rates for car rentals.

Getting to the venue

Public transport is well organized along the main road with most of the Hotels. Bus Nr. 30 drives along the coastline avenue with a Bus stop just 5 minutes to the venue. For the exact schedule please visit the following link: http://en.limassolbuses.com

Language

The official language of the meeting is English.

Certificate of Attendance

Certificates of attendance will be available on Tuesday 16th May

Exhibition

Exhibition of producers and distributors of surgical devices, other medical equipment, and pharmaceuticals used in the treatment of colorectal diseases in children will represent a substantial part of the meeting. To see the list of exhibiting companies, please visit the “Partners/Exhibitors” section of this website.

Visa requirements

Visitors from non-EU countries must possess a passport valid for at least three months after the end of the meeting. Participants requiring a visa should apply immediately to the consular office or embassy of the Cyprus Republic in their country in order to avoid inconvenience. Please note that the visa application procedure can take some weeks.

For more detailed information and application forms please visit:
http://www.cyprusvisa.eu/

The Local Organizer can assist the attendees by processing official invitations upon request. This letter of invitation, however, constitutes neither any obligation by the Local Organizing Committee to cover any travel and accommodation expenses, fees or other costs connected with attending the meeting and staying in the Republic of Cyprus.

Time Zone

Cyprus is in the Eastern European Time Zone (GMT+2 hrs).

Climate

May is generally a warm rather than hot month in Limassol. There is an average daytime maximum temperature of 24°C and an average overnight minimum of 14.5°C. Heatwaves occasionally crop up, thanks to plumes of hot air from northern Africa via southerly winds, and temperatures as high as 35°C are observed on rare occasions.

24°C max day temperature

10hrs of sunshine per day

3 Days with some rainfall

15°C min night temperature

No heat & humidity

12mm of monthly rainfall

9 (high) UV index

20°C sea temperature


Currency

The local currency is the EUR.

Visitors with special access needs

A number of facilities are available to visitors with special access needs. Many hotels provide a range of facilities to meet special needs and requirements. Both Larnaca and Paphos international airports are accessible to visitors with all kinds of access needs.