Congress Venue
Hilton Hotel Tel-Aviv
205 Hayarkon st. Independence Park, Tel Aviv, 6340506, Israel
Tel: +972-3-5190190
Fax: +972-3-517177

Dates

June 18, 2015 – Faculty Dinner

June 18-19 , 2015 – Congress Dates

Language

The official language of the congress is English

Exhibition
A commercial and professional exhibition will be take place parallel to the conference dates.

Certificate of Attendance
A certificate of attendance may be obtained from the Registration Desk.

Liability and Insurance
The congress organizers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or damage of property belonging to congress participants (or their accompanying persons), either during, or as a result of the congress.

Weather

The weather in Tel Aviv during June is hot and humid – with average temperatures of 30-33 degrees Celsius.

Currency

The unit of currency in Israel is the New Israeli Shekel (NIS) commonly known as the Shekel. Approximate currency rates as of March 2015 are as follows:
US $ 1 = NIS 4.00 Euro € 1 = NIS 4.90
There is no restrictions on transfer and use of foreign currencies in Israel.
Most international credit cards are accepted.

Electricity
Electricity in Israel is supplied at 220V, 50Hz and has a three-pin connecting plug.

Value Added Tax Reimbursement (VAT in Israel is 18%)
According to the Value Added Tax (VAT) Law, a foreign tourist is able to benefit from a zero rate of VAT on a vast array of services obtained during a stay in Israel. In addition, a special arrangement exists whereby a tourist may also request a VAT refund on purchases made during a stay.

For more details please visit the official website of the Ministry of Finance, Israeli Department of Customs and VAT.

Local Time
Israel time zone is Standard time zone: UTC / GMT + 2 hours.

Telephones
The country code for Israel is +972.