Practical Information

Practical Information

Turkey’s spring is warm and has generally no longer periods of rainy weather. Temperature in April may range from 10 0C to 20 0C. Unexpected rainfalls can occur during these days.

Currency of Turkey is lira (₺). 1 Lira= 100 kurus. Money can be exchanged in all foreign exchange offices. A large number of ATMs are available 24/7. Credit cards are widely accepted in larger restaurants and hotels, but not in every small shops, market places and shuttle buses from airport.

Electricity supply
The sector power is 220v 50Hz. If you want to use electrical items you will need an appropriate plug or adaptor.

Drinking Water
It is highly recommended to make use of bottled water in Istanbul.

In Turkey, smoking is prohibited in public spaces. Certain restaurants and cafeterias have a designated area for smokers.

Public Transport
In Istanbul, you can reach almost every place by public transport such as subway, tram, metrobus or bus. Usually, people need to purchase a smart ticket, Istanbulcard, at the ticket machine or at the train/ bus station. Please not that there are several types of Istanbulcard. Some kinds are can be charged and others are not. Buying a chargeable card is economic for frequent using.

Important Dates

Submission of Abstracts
August 20, 2018
Acceptance of Abstracts
September 10, 2018
Full Paper Submission
November 30, 2018
Final Acceptance of Full Papers
February 04, 2019
Final Submission of Revised Papers & Copyright agreement
February 15, 2019
Last Date for Early Registration
March 01, 2019
Submission of Presentations
April 12, 2019