Symposium Information

GENERAL INFORMATION

Venue

Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

1 Raffles Boulevard, Suntec City

Singapore 039593

Language

The official language of the symposium is English.

Dates

2-3 June 2017

Climate  

Located just north of the equator, Singapore has a tropical climate and stays hot and humid throughout the year. Temperatures average around 31º C (88º F) during the day with little seasonal variation, and hottest in April and May. Temperatures are unlikely to dip below 23º C (74º F) at night.

Singapore receives a considerable amount of rainfall – approximately 2340mm annually. Although there are no distinct wet or dry seasons, the region is affected by two different monsoons. The region is extremely humid, with humidity levels usually between 70% and 90%.

Voltage

Singapore uses 220-240 volts AC. Most hotels provide adapters for electrical appliances of a different voltage on request.

Visas

Nationals from a large majority of countries do not require visas for social visits of a 30-day duration provided they are in possession of recognised and valid travel documents, adequate funds and return or onward tickets. For more information on Visa applications and list of exempted countries, please click here to visit the Immigration and Checkpoint Authority official website. You may also check with your travel agent if you require a visa for entry to Singapore.

Letter of Invitation

Participants requiring a formal letter of invitation to enable them to make their arrangements to participate in the Symposium may contact info@singaporehepatitisconference.com to request for one. Please note that this letter cannot be regarded as a commitment on scheduling or financial support from the organisers.

Liability and Insurance

The Secretariat and Organisers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Event Secretariat

Please do not hesitate to contact the secretariat if you require any additional information or assistance.

Please address all correspondence to:

The Science of HBV Cure Secretariat

c/o Singapore Hepatitis Conference Pte Ltd

20 Maxwell Road

#09-17 Maxwell House

Singapore 069113

Tel: +65 6408 9790

Email: info@shc-sg.com