GENERAL INFORMATION

Venue and date

The 5th International Congress of Psoriasis will be held from Thursday 7 to Saturday 9 July 2016 in the Palais des Congrès, in Paris :  2 Place de la Porte Maillot, 75017 Paris.

Paris can easily be reached by plane, train or car, as it is located crossroad of Europe. It is served by two international airports and a very convenient railway system. The shuttle buses from Charles de Gaulle or Orly airports arrive down town.

The Palais des Congrès is easily accessible: by car (Parking Porte Maillot under the Convention Centre), by local city bus (lines 82 - 73 - 43 - 244 PC) or by metro (line 1) or RER (Paris Suburban Express Metropolitan Network, line C). The station is called “Porte Maillot.

 

Official language

Organized by an International Scientific Society, all presentations will be given in English.

 

Congress Office

Before and after the meeting:

PSORIASIS 2016 - MCI France

24 rue Chauchat – 75009 Paris – France

Tel.: 33.(0).1. 53.85.82.59 – Fax: 33.(0).1. 53.85.82.83

For specific questions regarding:

General information: pso@mci-group.com

Registration & Accommodation: psoREG@mci-group.com

Exhibition and Sponsorship: psoEXH@mci-group.com

Abstract submission: psoABS@mci-group.com

 

On-site Secretariat: (tentative opening hours)

Thursday, July 7, 2016: 08:30 am – 06:00 pm

Friday, July 8, 2016: 07:30 am – 06:00 pm

Saturday, July 9, 2016: 08:00 am – 06:00 pm

The Congress documentation will be available there for pre-registered delegates and for anyone wishing to register on site.

 

Badges

A name badge will be provided with your registration documents on site (and not mailed out prior to the congress).

 

Climate and clothing

The weather in Paris in July is usually hot and sunny with daily temperatures ranging from 20°C to 25°. Night temperatures are usually mild.

 

CME credits

Continuing Medical Education credits will be offered by Medical Academies and Scientific Societies from all over the world. Participants may register for CME credits in their own countries. Certificate of attendance will be delivered on site. More information will be posted on the Congress website in due time.

 

Currency exchange

ALL RATES given in the programme are in EUROS: €

 

Electricity

Electricity used in France is 220 Volts; its frequency is 50 Hz and the plugs have two male contact points. Plan to bring a transformer for your electrical or electronic equipment using different voltage.

 

Exhibition and Sponsorship

A scientific and technical exhibition will be open on Thursday afternoon, Friday and Saturday all day to pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers of materials and equipment and scientific publishers. It will be held in the Congress Venue.

As a pharmaceutical company or manufacturer, you may want to sponsor a session within the core programme or organize a satellite meeting.

For exhibit or sponsorship, you can contact any time the Congress Office: psoEXH@mci-group.comp

 

Insurance & Liability

The Organizers will accept no liability for personal injuries sustained by or for loss or damage to property belonging to Congress participants, either during or as a result of the Congress or during all events.

Participants are strongly recommended to seek insurance coverage for health and accident, lost luggage and trip cancellation.

 

Lunches & Breaks

Lunches are NOT included in the registration fees but sandwiches and snacks can be purchased at all times within the premises of the Palais des Congrès.

 

Tours

Should you have some time off to visit Paris during your stay, please find below the link to Paris City Vision to join optional tours and visits:

Click here!

Enjoy Paris, feel it, taste it, see it ... live it!

 

Telephones

For international calls to France, dial the international code followed by 33 and the correspondent’s number without the “0”.

 

Air France & KLM Agreement

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Attractive discount on a wide range of fares on all Air France and KLM flights worldwide.

Event : PSO 2016

ID Code: 25749AF 

Valid for travel from 02/07/2016 to 14/07/2016 

Event location: Paris, France   

Use the website of this event or visit www.airfranceklm-globalmeetings.com to:

• access the preferential fares granted for this event*,

• make your booking,

• issue your electronic ticket*,

• and select your seat**.

* not available in certain countries

** subject to conditions

 

If you buy your ticket via AIR FRANCE & KLM Global Meetings website, your electronic ticket will carry a special mention which justifies the application of the preferential fares.

Should you prefer to process your reservations and ticket-purchase directly with an Air France and KLM sales outlet, you must keep this current document which serves to justify the application of the preferential airfares

Keep the document to justify the special fares with you as you may be asked for it at any point of your journey.

Frequent flyer / loyalty programs of Air France and KLM partner airlines are credited with "miles" when Air France or KLM flights are used.

 

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