Useful Information


The official congress language is English.

Registration Desk

Registration and information desks will be located at the Palacio de Congresos and will be open during the congress.

Climate and Clothing

During September the temperature is mostly warm. The average temperature in the daytime is 13-20°C. At night it may be cooler, so it is necessary to bring some warmer clothes. Rain showers may occur.
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Italian Secretariat

Alijet & Fargo International S.r.l. has been appointed to be the referent between the Italian Pharmaceutical Companies and the Italian Health Ministry as to the collection and submission of the legal documentation required by the Italian Legislative Order n. 219 of 24th April 2006 – art. 124 from Italian delegates visiting the congress. Contact: Alijet & Fargo International S.r.l., Via Pietro Maroncelli 44/46, 50137 Firenze, Italy, Tel. 011 39 055 600555 - Fax 011 39 055 609078. 

Smoking Policy

For the general comfort and health of all participants, smoking is not permitted at any of the official functions during the Congress. This includes all scientific sessions, business and other meetings, evening functions and registration area & foyers.

Programme changes

The organisers do not assume liability for any changes in the programme due to external or unforeseen circumstances.

Visa Requirements

Citizens of countries in the European Union and the European Economic Area do not need a visa for Spain.

We advise you to consult the following website: for updated and detailed information for foreigners regarding entrance visas for Spain and permits of stay. Foreign participants should contact the SpanishEmbassy or Consulate in their home country as soon as possible to determine their particular visa requirements. Participants requiring
visas must initiate the application process at least 3 months prior to their departure date. Visa application procedures are easier when the confirmation of registration is included. Refunds cannot be made if a visa application is not granted.

The conference organizers are not obliged to assist participants with their visa application process.