General Information


Politecnico di Bari
Via Amendola 126 – Bari – ITALY


English is the official language of the Conference.


Your badge is your admission to the scientific sessions, lunches, coffee breaks and social events. Please wear it at all times at the Conference venue.

Certificate of attendance

Registered participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance.


Participants requiring a VISA to travel to Italy are kindly asked to apply for theirs  in their country. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a VISA.
Please consider that obtaining a VISA may take between two to six weeks from the date of application.

Invitation letter

To receive your invitation letter please send your request  –including your full name, birth date and birth place, address and the copy of your passport–  to the Conference Secretariat at

Invitation letters will be sent by email.

The invitation implies no obligation by the Organizers to cover registration fees, accommodation, travel expenses, or any other costs connected with attendance at the Conference.


The climate of Bari is typical Mediterranean, and July is  sunny.
The average temperature in July is 27/30°C

Currency, credit cards and banking information

The official currency is Euro. Normal banking hours are from 09.00 am to 4.00 pm on weekdays. Automatic teller machines (ATMs) are available all over the city. Credit cards are accepted in most restaurants and shops.

Shops and restaurants

Shops are usually opened from 09.30 a.m. to 08.30  p.m.
Restaurants are usually opened from 12.00 p.m. to 03.00 p.m. and from 08.00 p.m. to 12.00 a.m.
Restaurants are generally closed one day a week.

Airport and transportation

The International airport Karol Wojtyla is about 20 km from the city center.
The city center can be reached by:

Taxi: average price from the airport to the city center is € 25,00.


The organizers cannot accept liability for injury or damage involving people and property during the Conference. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.