General Information

Conference Office

Registration, services and organising office are located on the Entrance Level close to the main entrance.


For security reasons, please note that nobody will be allowed to go through the Congress ­areas without wearing his badge.

Banking and currency exchange

The Swiss currency is the Swiss Franc.
Banks in Zurich accepts most international credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Amex) and operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For convenience, currencies can be exchanged within main train stations, international airports, major banks and most large hotels.


Once you arrive in the city of Zurich, electronic displays indicate the route to various car parks. The parking control system helps you to find the nearest car parking space with ease.

Car park Park Hyatt
Just next to the Kongresshaus
Beethovenstrasse 20, 8002 Zürich
Number of spaces: 267
Opening times: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Car park Bleicherweg
Walking distance to the Kongresshaus: approx. 5 minutes
Beethovenstrasse 35, 8002 Zurich, Tel. +41 44 201 76 76
Number of spaces: 275
Opening times: 6 am to 4.30 am, 7 days a week

Further information on car parking spaces in Zurich
can be found at

Cellular phones

Cellular phones must be switched off in the conference rooms and in the poster areas. During presentations, no photography or filming are allowed.


A cloakroom is located on the Entrance Level next to the registration area. Please note, the using of the cloakroom will be on your own responsibility since there is no wardrobe lady.


There are some catering points conveniently located in the exhibition area.


Official language of the congress is English.

Lost and Found

Lost items should be returned to the organising office. Should you unfortunately happen to lose anything, please report to this office for assistance.


The poster session will be held in the “Gartensaal” during the coffee and lunch breaks on Tuesday, 22nd September and Wednesday, 23rd September 2015. On Tuesday, posters with even numbers will be presented. Posters with odd numbers will be presented on Wednesday.

Speakers’ Room

The Speakers’ Room is loacated in room “See­zimmer 1” from Tuesday 22nd September until Wednesday 23rd September 2015.

Tourism Office

The Zurich Toursim Office Information Desk is loacated in the registration area (Entrance ­Level) on: Tuesday 22nd September 2015, 12:00 – 15:00.