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6229 GV Maastricht
Arrival to MECC Maastricht
Arriving by plane:
MECC Maastricht is accessible from a large number of airports that are no more than one hour away from Maastricht.
Maastricht features the same climate as most of the Netherlands. However, due to its more inland location in between hills, summers tend to be warmer. Average temperature in May is 18°C, humidity of 73%.
The official currency is the Euro. Exchange of foreign currency is available at airports, train stations, at most hotels, banks and exchange offices.
The Organizers cannot accept liability for injuries or losses of whatever nature incurred by participants, nor for loss of or damage to their luggage and/or personal belongings.
The official language of the Congress is English.
We recommend that all participants take out a personal travel and health insurance for their trip.
The Organizers cannot assume liability for any changes in the program due to external unforeseen circumstances.
As in all major cities and congress venues, people should take care of their personal belongings. It is not advised to wear your congress badge outside the XXVI IAPRD Congress activities.
Smoking is not allowed at the venue; the meeting is a non-smoking event.
The Netherlands are part of the European Schengen area. The entry formalities for the Netherlands vary according to the country of origin. A letter of invitation can be issued by the congress and registration office.