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General Information

Congress Date and Venue
15th International Congress of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry (ICHC 2017) will be held between May 18th and 21st, 2017 at Kervansaray Lara Hotel Antalya, Turkey.

Congress Language
The language of the congress is English. No simultaneous interpretation will be provided.

Registration and Information Desk
Registration and information desk will be open every day during the congress between 09.00 A.M and 07.00 P.M at Kervansaray Lara Hotel.

Congress Badges
Badges will be distributed at the registration desks. Your personal badge is your entrance ticket to all sessions, to the exhibition area and to the social events. Please remember to always wear your badge at the Congress Venue and Hotel area. Participants without badges will be not admitted to the congress activities. It will also be necessary to present the corresponding ticket for each social event.

Commercial Exhibition
The pharmaceutical companies and medical equipment companies will be able to exhibit their products at the exhibition area located in the congress venue. The exhibition will be open during whole congress. The congress includes a commercial exhibition from Thursday, May 18 to Sunday, May 21, which will be opened during meeting hours.

The average temperature in Antalya during May is 25-28°C during daytime, warm & sunny

Passports & Visas
A valid passport is required for entry to Turkey. Citizens of a country which requires a visa for entry to Turkey are strongly advised to make their application in their home country at least one month before the intended date of travel. If in doubt, information can be obtained from your nearest Turkish Embassy or http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa

The Currency unit in Turkey is Turkish Lira. The official currency of the congress is Euro. Convertible foreign currency may be exchanged at the airport, in the hotels, banks and foreign exchange offices at current daily exchange rates.

Invitation Letter
All registered participants upon request has the right to ask for a letter of invitation. This invitation can only be used to facilitate permission to participate from their institution.

Certificate of Participation
Certificate of participation will be given to all registered participants of the congress. Certificates will be distributed on the 3rd and the 4th day of the congress.

Abstract Submission
Abstracts should be submitted in English through AbstractSender, Online Abstract Module. Submission by e-mail or post will not be accepted. The accepted abstracts will be displayed exactly as submitted so please do check carefully before submitting.

The posters should be 70 cm wide and 90 cm high. They should be designed in such a way that they can be read from at least 1 meter distance.