The hygiene protocols for the meeting industry in Greece are:
- The f2f participants must demonstrate the vaccination certificate issued by a certified authority. Or
- A certificate of recovery from the SARS-CoV-2 virus infection issued by a public authority or a certified laboratory. The certificate is issued 30 days after the day of the first positive COVID-19 test and is valid for 180 days after it or
- A negative PCR molecular test result from a laboratory; the test must be taken up to 72 hours before entry. Or
- A negative antigen (rapid) test result from a laboratory; the test must be taken up to 48 hours before entry
The city of Athens
A unique combination of the old and the new, set up against a spectacular Mediterranean landscape; a world famous past; an exciting present: ancient and brand new at the same time, Athens inspires and seduces its visitors, leaving its mark in their hearts and minds. A city where hospitality, setting and character are guaranteed to take your breath away. Innovation and achievement have ushered in a new era for the city, its citizens and its visitors. Mega-infrastructure improvements have made Athens a city that is easy to navigate.
ELECTRA PALACE HOTEL (18, Ν. Nikodimou Str., Athens, 0030 210 3370000)
The Hotel is right in the city center and within walking distance from all major sights, such as Acropolis, Syntagma
Square, Plaka, Monastiraki, etc.
The Symposium will be hybrid. This format gives the opportunity to participate either F2F or virtually
The hybrid format will allow you to:
- Participate in the full range of scientific sessions and symposia
- Interact face-to-face with the speakers, sponsors, etc
- Join the poster session
- Network with colleagues during, lunch, coffee breaks, Welcome Reception
- Experience the exceptional attractions of Athens.
For those who prefer to participate online from their home or office, the hybrid format will allow you to:
- Follow scientific sessions by livestream anywhere in the world
- Participate in online interactive features and live Q&As
- Connect with colleagues with chat or video call using the online networking platform
September 30-October 2, 2021
The official language of the Seminar will be ENGLISH.
How to reach the venue
The Electra Palace Hotel occupies a central location right in the heart of the city. This is a location most people know and you’ll find it easy to get to.
From Athens International Airport “El. Venizelos”
Reaching the Electra Palace Athens hotel is easy, no matter how you arrive at the city – just follow the below directions:
Bus: Take the X95 bus to Syntagma. Turn left on to Fillelinon str, then turn right on the second street on your right (Navarhou Nikodimou str.). Electra Palace Athens is on the corner of the third block on your right.
Taxi: taxis are stationed right outside the arrival gates at the airport. There is a fixed flat rate from the airport to the city center (and vice versa), costing approximately 35 euros during the day and 50 euros in the evening (00:00 – 05:00).
Train: Take the metro (blue line) to Syntagma. Exit through the Syntagma sq. exit, then walk down the square to Fillelinon str. Turn left on to Fillelinon str, then turn right on the second street on your right (Navarhou Nikodimou str.). Electra Palace Athens is on the corner of the third block on your right.
Scientific presentations and PC reception
The Symposium Hall offer full audio-visual equipment.
A PC Reception desk will be available at the Symposium area. All presentations should be clearly labeled with the author’s name and session’s title.
All speakers are kindly requested to deliver their presentations at least 2 hours prior to the session they participate.
Certificates of Attendance
Certificate of attendance will be available on the last day of the Symposium. A personalized certificate will be distributed to each registered participant against his/her badge on October 3rd.
Badges and Security
It is essential that all participants wear their personal badge at all times in the Symposium area, as it is the official entrance pass to scientific sessions.
Blue color badge Participant
Red color badge Faculty Member
Green color badge Exhibitor
Scientific & Commercial Exhibition
An exhibition of scientific products, pharmaceuticals, instruments, equipment and relevant materials will be organized during the Symposium and located in the Symposium Venue.
Participation is open to any interested company or organization. For further information you may contact the Symposium Secretariat: ERA Ltd, attn: Mrs Afrodite Karli (tel.: 0030 210 3634944, email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Letter of Invitation for Visa
An official Letter of Invitation to obtain a visa and authorization to attend the 9th International Symposium on MDS and SAA in Childhood will be issued ONLY after a completed registration form and full payment have been received along with proof of accommodation booked during the Symposium dates.
Symposium Secretariat and Travel Agency
For Registration, Sponsoring, Hotel Accommodation, please contact
ERA Ltd – 17, Asklipiou Str., 106 80 Athens – Greece
Tel.: +30 210 3634 944, Fax: +30 210 3631 690, E-mail: email@example.com, Web Site: www.era.gr
Secretariat will operate all through Symposium hours.