General Information



22.2.2022 - Campus "Hanamal", Haifa University

Dylan Building, 16 Hanamel Street, Haifa.

Getting there by public transport is very convenient and easy, using a variety of means of transportation:

Train - "Merkaz Hashmona" station - near the campus.

Bus - On "Ha'atzmaut" Street, there are bus stops where a variety of "Egged" lines stop. Matronit Haifa - travels along Ha'atzmaut Street, which is parallel to "Hanemal" Street, very often, and connects most of the city's areas.
Carmelit - Carmelit has 6 stations: Gan-Ham, Bnei Zion, Masada, Haneviim, Solel-Boneh and Paris-Paris.

Parking - It is recommended to use navigation apps like WAZE. There are a number of private and public car parks in the area for a fee, however, in order to save time and parking costs, we recommend arriving by convenient public transportation as detailed above.

23-24.2.2022 - Medicine Faculty, Technion

The Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, 1 Efron ST, Haifa.

Parking - There is a parking shortage in the faculty area and we recommend using the convenient public transportation. 

Train - The most convenient option. the nearest station is "Bat-Galim" - 5 min walk from the faculty.

The official language of the Conference is English.
Israel’s official languages are Hebrew and Arabic. Most Israelis speak English, and most of the signposts are in English as well.

A commercial and professional exhibition will be take place during the conference, parallel to the Conference hours.

The average temperature in February in Haifa (Minimum to Maximum): 18-24 C° / 60-71 F°.
Dress will be informal throughout the Conference.
In addition, modest dress appropriate for visits to religious sites is recommended.

The unit of currency in Israel is the New Israeli Shekel (NIS) commonly known as the Shekel.
Approximate currency rates as follows (August 2021):

US $ 1 = NIS 3.25 and Euro € 1 = NIS 3.80

There are no restrictions on transfer and use of foreign currencies in Israel.
Most international credit cards are accepted.

Israel time zone is Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +2 hours.

The country code for Israel is +972

All visitors are required to have a valid passport, and for some countries, a visa is required. For more information please contact your nearest Embassy, Consulate or local travel agency well in advance. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.

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This is a non-smoking event.
Electricity in Israel is supplied at 220V, 50Hz and has a three-pin connecting plug.
The conference organizers cannot accept responsibility whatsoever for injury or damage involving persons and property either during or indirectly arising from the conference. Participants are advised to make their own arrangements with respect to personal health and travel insurance.
A range of sightseeing tours are available for participants to book before and after the conference. If you are interested in booking a tour (additional fees apply), please contact us at conference secretariat