General Information

Congress Date:

17-18 November 2020 (Cadaveric Workshop)

19-20 November 2020 (Scientific Program)

Venue Information

Duangtawan Hotel

Loykroh Road, Muang Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand

Duangtawan Hotel is located in the centre of Night Bazaar, one of a famous shopping area in downtown Chiang Mai. Surrounded by a night market where is an ideal district for shopping, sightseeing and commercial business, the hotel is only 15-minute away from Chiang Mai International Airport, main railway station and Chiang Mai bus station.

Guests can easily access to weekend walking streets, historical attractions and traditional temples while indulged in fascinated northern eateries, original handicrafts, souvenirs and local entertainment.

Language

While the official Thai language is widely spoken throughout Thailand, many Thais also speak and understand English, though more so in Bangkok and the major tourist areas.

Temperature

Thailand has a tropical climate and the temperature typically ranges from 19 °C to 38 °C (66 °F -100 °F).
The weather in November, month of the Conference, is roughly around 25 °C – 30°C

Electricity

Electrical outlets in Thailand are charged to 220 V at 50 cycles per second.

Water

Drink only bottled or boiled water. Drinking tap water is not advised.

Emergency Numbers

Thailand is generally safe. However, in case of emergency, one can dial the following numbers:
Mobile Police Hotline: 191
Tourist Police Hotline: 1155
Emergency Medical Service Hotline: 1669

Invitation Letter

Invitation letters for Visa purposes are available only to registered participants. To issue an invitation letter is available through registration process.

Visa

Generally, a foreign citizen who wishes to enter the Kingdom of Thailand is required to obtain a visa from a Royal Thai Embassy or a Royal Thai Consulate-General. However, nationals of certain countries do not require a visa if they meet visa exemption requirements. For more information, please see Summary of Countries and Territories entitled for Visa Exemption and Visa on Arrival to Thailand.

For further information please visit: http://www.mfa.go.th/main/en/services/4908/15405-General-information.html