USEFUL INFORMATION

Parking

There is a free outdoor parking for the participants (until capacities are filled). The garage is charged 15 € per day.

Public Transport

Portoroz has a public bus system. The buses run frequently throughout the day on the following route: Koper – Izola – Portoroz – Piran (and vice versa).

Lunches and Coffee Breaks

Lunch will be served in the restaurant which is in the same floor as the Congress Centre or there will be a catering service at the Foyer. Coffee, tea and pastries are served through the conference at the congress venue.

Information desk and Cloak Room

The information and a cloak room are located near the entrance to the Congress Centre in front of the conference room.

Wireless Network

To connect your computer using the wireless connection, log on to Lifeclass wireless network using the username and password. You will receive the username and password at the reception desk upon arrival to the hotel.

Conference Assistants

A number of conference assistants are always ready to help participants. You will recognize them for their green name badges.

Climate

Usually, the weather in Portoroz at the end of spring is pleasantly warm and not too hot. Swimming in the Adriatic sea is often possible in June. However, a couple of rainy days are not unheard of. Participants wishing to attend the conference excursion into a cave should bring winter clothing, since the temperature underground is constant throughout the year.

Time Zone

Slovenian time zone is CET (Central European Time). Slovenia is thus in winter one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1). In summer the daylight saving time is observed.

Foreign Exchange and Banking

Currency: Euro €

There are several exchange offices in Portoroz. Most international credit cards are accepted in shops, hotels and restaurants.