Language

The official language of the Congress is English. There will be no simultaneous translation in Congress Sessions.

Time

Greece is two hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time, seven hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time and an hour ahead of Central European Time.

Electricity

The electrical power supply “voltage” in Greece is: 220-240 Volts (U.S./Canada: 110-120 Volts)

Telecommunications

There are 4 main GSM operators in Greece that you can roam with: Cosmote, Vodafone, Wind and CYTA. The protocols for digital mobile telephone transmissions are based on GSM technology, operating at the frequencies of 900 and 1800 MHz. Please contact your provider for further details.

Health

Emergency treatment is free to all visitors in public hospitals. 

Currency

Greece is a full member of the European Union since 1981, and its currency is the Euro (€). All major credit cards are widely accepted in Greece.