General Information

CONGRESS VENUE

Hotel NHow Milan ****
Via Tortona, 35
20144 Milan (Italy)
www.nhow-milan.com

The hotel is located near the city centre and the Navigli district.

If you arrive by Plane

from Linate Airport
Take the Bus n° 73 to San Babila MM for 8 stops and get off at Viale Campania/Viale Corsica. Then take the Bus n° 90 for about 30 minutes until Piazzale Delle Milizie/ Viale Troya
-> Bus Ticket = € 1,50 (90 minutes)

from Malpensa Airport
Take the train Malpensa Express (leaving every 30 minutes, € 13,00 one way) that connects the hub to the town center; get off at Cadorna railway station in about 30 minutes then take MM 2 (green line – direction Abbiategrasso) until Porta Genova. Walk for 10 minutes to Via Tortona and to Hotel NHow Milan.
Visit http://www.malpensaexpress.it/en/ for information.
Metro Ticket = € 1,50 (one way)

If you arrive by Train
The main Railway Station, “Stazione Centrale”, is centrally located and it is connected to many city neighborhoods through the green and yellow subway lines as well as bus lines.
From the station take the subway (1 ticket €1,50), green line (direction ABBIATEGRASSO – ASSAGO) and get off at the 7th stop, Porta Genova. Then walk to Via Tortona and to Hotel NHow Milan.

CONFERENCE HOSPITALITY DESK
The Conference Hospitality Desk will be operating in the hotel lobby
> On Thursday 18 October: 13:00 – 18:00
> On Friday 19 October: 08:00 – 18:30
> On Saturday 20 October: 08:00 – 13:00

LANGUAGE
The official language of the Meeting is English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES
Attendance certificates will be delivered on request to all regularly registered participants at the end of the meeting.

INSURANCE
Congress organizers cannot accept liability for personal injuries or for loss of or damage to property belonging to congress participants, either during or as a result of the Congress. Please check the validity of your own insurance.

NO-SMOKING
Smoking in the Meeting area is not allowed.

MOBILE PHONES
Delegates are kindly requested to set their mobile phones on silent mode in the Rooms where scientific sessions are being held.

EXHIBITION AND SPONSORING
An exhibition of pharmaceuticals, technical and research products will take place in the Congress venue throughout the Meeting. Additional opportunities for sponsorship are available.
To receive the Sponsor Prospectus please contact the Organizing Secretariat (Ms. Elisabetta Di Felice –waidid2018@aimgroup.eu)

PROGRAMME CHANGES
The organizers cannot assume liability for any changes in the programme due to external or unforeseen circumstances.
Please check the website for regular updates. The organizers reserve the right to cancel, postpone, relocate or change any of the sessions or to add new session.

UNEXPECTED CANCELLATION OF THE EVENT OR IMPOSSIBILITY TO HOLD IT
In the unlikely case that the 2nd WAidid Congress cannot be held in whole or in part due to any event beyond the Organisers’ control or force majeure such as riot, fire, explosion, accident, flood, earthquake, sabotage, strikes, acts of any government, etc. the Congress Organisers cannot be held liable for any damages, costs, or losses incurred, such as registration fee, transportation and accommodation costs, or any other direct or indirect losses or consequential damages.