GENERAL INFO

Official Language

English

 

Internet / WiFi 

WiFi connection is available at the Conference Venue, Botanical Gardens. All participants will be given a password to access.

Padova free WIFI is available in the city centre. No registration is required.

Please select the net “PadovaWEB” and follow the instructions.

 

Badges

Badges must be visibly worn at all times, also during coffee breaks and lunches.

 

Coffee Breaks and Lunches

Coffee breaks and lunches will be served to registered participants wearing their badges. Please note that vegetarian dishes will be on the daily menu; for other special needs, we aim to provide a variety of foods including alternatives in case of special diet restriction.

 

Certificate of Attendance

Certificates will be sent by email upon request to bionic2018@sistemacongressi.com after the Conference.

 

Persons with Special Needs

Every effort has been made to ensure that people with special needs are catered for during the conference. Should you require any specific assistance, please let us know in advance to enable to assist in making your stay at the conference as pleasant and comfortable one.
For any requirement please send an email to the Organizing Secretariat (bionic2018@sistemacongressi.com).

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Liability

In registering for the Workshop, participants agree that neither the Scientific/Organizing Committees nor the Organizing Secretariat assume any liability.

 

Currency

The local currency is € (Euro). Automatic teller machines (ATM) are available in Padova city centre. Most hotels, restaurants and shops accept major credit cards but please always check first!

 

Tipping

Tipping up to 10% for outstanding service is of course appreciated, but not necessarily expected in Italian restaurants, hotels and taxis.

 

Electricity 

Electricity in Italy is 220 volts, 50 cycles alternating current (AC).

 

Emergency Numbers

Italy Country Code is +39 and Padova City Code is 049. Emergency number: 112.

 

Pharmacies

Pharmacies can provide medicaments for most common ailments. The closest pharmacy to the Conference Venue is 
Farmacia Santa Giustina

Via Prato della Valle, 25, 35123 Padova

Ph. +39 049 875 0784

Opening hours: Mo - Fr: 8:30am - 01.00pm, 03:30pm – 07:30pm  Sa 8:30am- 01:00pm.

 

Shopping

Shops in the city centre are usually open from Tuesday to Saturday 10.00am - 07.30pm, and on Monday 03.30pm – 07.30pm.

 

Smoking

Smoking is not allowed in public places.

 

Climate

Padova enjoys a humid subtropical climate characteristic for the Po plain. Summer is usually very hot and humid. The rainfall in Padova is significant, with precipitation even during the driest month. The average temperature in September is about 18 - 20°C. Click here for Live weather forecast for Padova.

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