A: Once the scientific programme has been finalised, an application for CME credits will be made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). For further details on CME-CPD Accreditation and how to receive your CME/CPD Certificate, please visit the CME-CPD Accreditation page.
A: Your CME-CPD certificate will be delivered electronically after completing the educational evaluation and credit claiming procedure after the Congress. The process will take 5-10 minutes.
Q: Where is the Congress taking place?
A: The Congress will take place at the Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre. Stockholm Waterfront Congress CentreNils Ericsons Plan 4111 64 Stockholm Sweden
For more information on the venue please visit the congress venue website here
Q: How do I get from the airport to the Congress venue?
A: For updated and detailed information on how to get to the venue, please click here
Q: Can you please send me details of public transport? Do you have a map of the city or area surrounding the venue?
A: For up-to-date tourist information including public transport information please visit our About Stockholm page here.
Q: How can I find out information about hotels and their rates for this Congress?
A: Kenes International offers Congress participants specially reduced rates for various hotels around the Congress venue. Information, pictures, location and rates are available here
Q: How can I book my room and should I pay in advance?
A: In order to book a room, please visit of our easy-to-use hotel website exclusive for ERS 2016 participants. A deposit is requested in order to confirm the booking and the balance is payable up until 3 weeks prior to arrival.
Please note that full payment is required before arriving to the hotel.
Q: Will I receive confirmation of my hotel reservation?
A: Yes. A detailed confirmation will be sent to you by email as soon as the booking is confirmed and the requested deposit is received.
Q: Can I book a hotel room without registering for the Congress?
A: Yes. You can book your room, without having yet registered for the Congress, by clicking on the "Booking" button of your chosen hotel. If you need further assistance, please contact the accommodation department.
Q: How can I book rooms for a group?
A: For group booking (10+ rooms) please contact the accommodation for groups department. Different payment and cancellation conditions apply.
Q: Can I cancel my hotel booking?
A: Yes. Cancellation with a full refund of all charges is possible up to 15 days prior to arrival. If cancelled or modified up to 10 days prior to arrival, you will be charged for 1 night only. If cancelled or modified later or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged.
Q: How do I apply for a visa?
A: Visa regulations depend on your nationality and country of origin. To find out if you need to obtain a visa, please click here. For the most updated information regarding visa requirements, we do
suggest you contact your local consulate for full and official instructions on the specific visa regulations and application procedures that apply to you.
Q: Where can I get a Congress invitation letter so that I can apply for a visa?
A: Please send a request for an official invitation letter to our invitation department. Please make sure to send us your full name (as printed in your passport), full postal address and passport number. An official invitation letter will be created and sent to you by e-mail within 5-7 working days. Please use the ERS-ISIAN 2016 in the subject line.
Please note that this letter cannot be regarded as a commitment regarding scheduling or financial support from the organisers.
Q: Is it possible to send an official invitation letter directly to my local consulate?
A: Unfortunately we are unable to send invitation letters directly to consulates. Invitation letters are prepared solely for individuals and are e-mailed directly to them.
Q: How do I register for the Congress?
A: The best method to register for the Congress is via the online registration system. Onsite registration during the Congress will be available. However discounted registration fees will no longer apply for onsite registration.
Q: How can I pay the registration fees?
A: Payment of registration fees can be made by credit card or bank transfer. For full details please click here
Q: Can I receive an invoice under a sponsoring company or hospital name?
A: Yes. If you require an invoice to be issued to a sponsoring company/hospital, please contact the registration department. Please ensure you specify the services requested and the full address of the sponsoring company/hospital.
Q: Can I register for the Congress without paying?
A: Yes. However, your registration will be confirmed only when full payment is received.
Q: Can I register before the early registration deadline (discounted fees) and pay later?
A: No. In order to benefit from the discounted fees, payment must be received before the early registration deadline.
Q: Can I register onsite?
A: Yes. Onsite registration is available during the Congress days, however, discounted registration fees will no longer apply for onsite registration.
Q: What does my registration fees include?
A: For full detailed entitlements, please click here
Q: Will I receive a confirmation letter after I have successfully registered?
A: Yes. A detailed confirmation letter and receipt will be sent to you by email as soon as payment is received and registration is completed. You may use this confirmation letter for visa application purposes.