The U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Sciences Program Presents
the 19th International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases
Seoul, Korea
 
                      Conference Logistics
 
Conference Venue: 
130 Boneunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu
06124 Seoul, South Korea
82-2-567-1101
 
Click here for information on special rates for 2017 EID Conference attendees.
 
Complimentary parking will be available at the hotel for conference participants February 7-10, 2016.
 
Ground Transportation:
Click here for information on ground transportation from Incheon and Gimpo airports.
 

      Korean Visa Information:

For Visa information, please refer to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea website.
 
      About Korea:
Climate:  Winter in Seoul can get quite cold due to the Siberian high pressure systems that bring cold, northwesterly winds. Temperatures in February are typically -5 to 5 degrees Celsius or 20-40 degrees Fahrenheit. 
 
Electricity:  The standard voltage in Korea is 220 volts. The outlet has two round holes.
 
Emergency:  There are three different phone numbers to dial in an emergency – 112 to call the police; 119 to call the fire department; and 1339 for medical emergencies.
 
Currency:  Korea’s official monetary unit is the won.
 
 
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