Meeting Dates

13 – 16 May 2018

Meeting Venue

Inbal Hotel
Liberty Bell Park, 3, Jabotinsky St.,
Jerusalem, 92145


The official language of the Meeting is English.


Summer runs in Jerusalem from May to September. The average temperature in May is 13°C – 19°C. Evenings get cool in Jerusalem and can be chilly. Have a light weight sweater/cardigan available.

Time Zone

UTC/GMT +2 hours (Central European Time)


The New Israel Shekel (NIS) is the official currency of Israel. Most places and ATM’s accept major credit cards, such as Master Card, Visa, Diners, and American Express.

Electrical Appliances

The Israeli power supply is single phase 220 volts at 50 Hertz. Most power sockets in Israel have three pin holes, but many of them will work with double-pin European plugs.

Visa Information

Some participants may require a visa to travel to Israel. Visa regulations depend on participants’ 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 strongly suggest that participants consult the Israeli embassy or consulate in their home country or via a travel agency for specific details relating to visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.

Invitation Letter

Participants requiring a formal letter of invitation to enable them to make their arrangements to participate in the Meeting will be able to download a letter from the Meeting website.

Please note that this letter cannot be regarded as a commitment regarding scheduling or financial support from the organizers.

Liability and Insurance

The Meeting organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of Meeting participants (or their accompanying persons), either during or as a result of the Meeting.
Delegates and their accompanying guests are strongly advised to purchase adequate travel and health insurance for the duration of their stay.

Meeting Secretariat

Paragon Group
18 Avenue Louis Casai
1209 Geneva
Tel: +41 22 5330 948
Fax: +41 22 5802 953