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General Information



Dates of the Congress July 17-19, 2013
Web Address
Language English
Meeting Currency Swiss Franc (1 Euro = 1.20 Swiss Francs)
Congress Venue Kongresshaus Zürich, Gotthardstrasse 5, 8022 Zurich, Phone : +41(0)44 206 36 36  MAP
Access From the airport take the train with exit at Hauptbahnhof Zurich. 
From the main railway station (Hauptbahnhof) take streetcar nr. 11 at Bahnhofstrasse direction Rehalp with exit Bürkliplatz (4th stop), then follow the General Guisan quai to the right.
Internet Access The Kongresshaus is equipped with Wi-Fi Internet access. Information at the Kongresshaus reception
Opening Hours Wednesday, July 17th 14.00-18.00 
Thursday, July 18th 08.30-18.00 
Friday, July 19th 09.00-16.00
Registration Register here . Registration on the webpage only possible until the 10 of July after which only on-site registration will be possible with CASH PAYMENT in CHF.
Congress Documents Participants will receive their documents during the opening hours.
Scientific Exhibit During opening hours.
Wednesday, July 17th 14.00-18.00 
Thursday, July 18th 08.00-18.00 
Friday, July 19th 09.00-16.00 
Removal of the posters, Friday, July 19th, after 16:00.
Badges For organizational and security reasons, badges will have to be worn on the congress venue. Access to the different areas will only be granted upon presentation of an adequate badge. In case of loss, a replacement badge will be provided against payment of 10 €
Hotel Reservation Special hotel rates have been obtained in Zürich. Links are provided here.
CME Credits The meeting has been accredited 16 points by TBA
Certificate of Attendance Certificate of attendance can be obtained at the meeting reception desk upon return of the badge.
Program Changes Information and times mentioned in this document may be subject to change. Participants are requested to check the exact time-schedule at the notice board at the meeting.
Technical Exhibit An ongoing technical exhibition will be held near the conference rooms, in the vicinity of the coffee break areas during opening hours.
Wednesday, July 17th 14.00 - 18.00
Thursday, July 18th 08.30 - 18.00
Friday, July 19th 09.00 - 16.0
Contact: Symposium Secretary (Suzanne Gaumann)
Liability The local organizers, the ISTMB and the Kongresshaus are not liable for personal injury and loss or damage to private property.
Map of Zurich  
Größere Kartenansicht
Sightseeing In and Around Zurich A variety of tours and excursions can be booked at:
Zürich Tourismus 
Im Hauptbahnhof 
Postfach CH-8021 Zürich 
Tel. +41 44 215 40 66 
Fax +41 44 215 40 44
Congress 201? TBA



Prof. David Nadal, M.D. 
Dept. of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology
University Children's Hospital Zurich, 
Zurich, Switzerland

Congress Secretariat

Suzanne Gaumann