Professor Nazmi Özer, Phd
Department of Medical Biochemistry
Faculty of Medicine
Near East University, Nicoisa, TRNC
Turkish Biochemical Society
Hirfanlı Sokak No:9/3 06700 Gaziosmanpaşa, Ankara, Turkey
Congress Secretariat (PCO)
Sirin Sokak No:58 Emirgan 34467 Sarıyer, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 299 99 84
Fax: +90 212 299 99 77
Kuşadası Ephesus Convention Center
Address: Bayraklı Mah. Çam Limanı Mevkii 09400 Kuşadası, Aydın, Turkey
Start of the congress: Saturday, September 03, 2016
End of the congress: Thursday, September 08, 2016
The official congress language is English.
The time zone in Turkey is Eastern European Time (EET) +2 UTC
By the beginning of September, it is still summer time in Kuşadası and the weather is nice and warm, with an average temperature of about 25°C up to over 30°C.
Exchange, Foreign Currency, Banking
The official currency in Turkey is the Turkish Lira (TRY / TL). Foreign money can be changed at banks during the working week (09:00 – 17:00 from Monday to Friday) as well as hotels and exchange offices. Exchange offices and ATM machines are available all around the city and at İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport. It is recommended to exchange money only in banks, exchange offices or hotel receptions.
Exchange rates are set daily by the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey. For current rates please visit the website of theCentral Bank.
Most major credit cards are accepted in hotels, restaurants and stores but visitors are always advised to check with the vendor before a purchase is made. Cash machines with 24-hour access are available in many convenient locations in the city.
The electric current is 220V AC with a frequency of 50 Hertz. European standard plugs with two round pins are used.
Liability and Insurance
The Congress Secretariat and Organisers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.
Safety and Security
Please do not leave bags or suitcases unattended at any time, whether inside or outside the session halls. Hotels recommend that you use their safety deposit boxes for your valuables.