ICON 2018 Conference

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General Information

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Points

The congress will be accredited by the Health Professions Council of South Africa and registered for CPD points.

Language

The official language of the Congress will be English. No simultaneous translation into any other language will be provided.

Currency

South African Rand.

Climate

Temperature: Average low 9°C to average high 24°C. Jackets could be essential for the evenings.

Electricity

The electricity supply in South Africa is 220 / 230 volts, AC 50 Hz.

Insurance

The Conference organisers cannot accept any liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss of, or damage to, property belonging to Conference participants (or their accompanying persons), either during or as a result of the Conference. Please check the validity of your own insurance.

Visas

It is strongly suggested that all travellers check the latest visa requirements with the nearest South African Embassy or Consulate before travelling, OR visit SA Venues »

The passports of all travellers entering South Africa must contain at least two clean (unstamped) visa pages each time entry is sought.

Travellers entering South Africa from countries where yellow fever is endemic are often required to present their yellow World Health Organisation (WHO) vaccination record or other proof of inoculation. If they are unable to do so, they must be inoculated at the airport in order to be permitted entry.

Special Dietary Requirements

Halaal & vegetarian: Please indicate your requirements on the registration form.
Kosher meals & other dietary preferences: Please contact the organisers in this regard

Time Zone

South Africa is GMT + 2 hours.