General Information

About Porotorož

Portorož is a Mediteranean town located on the beautiful Adriatic coast in southwestern Slovenia. It is an hour drive away from Ljubljana and two hours drive away from Bled and Venice.

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Due to COVID-19 pandemic this years conference will be held as a webinar.


May 11th – May 12th 2021.


The official language of the meeting is English. All abstract submissions and presentations are to be conducted in English.

CME Accreditation

An application will be submitted for CME points.

Time Zone

Time zone in Portorož is Central European Time (CET) (GMT + 1 hour).

Banking and Exchange

The Slovenian currency is Euro. Foreign currency may be changed at banks, railway stations and airports, and very often at major hotels (generally at a less convenient rate). All major credit cards are acceptable in most hotels, restaurants and shops.


All visitors are required to have a valid passport, and for some countries, a visa is required. For more information please contact your nearest Embassy, Consulate or local travel agency well in advance. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.

Letter of Invitation

The letter of Invitation is meant to help participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa, and does not represent a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial support. Please turn to the conference secretariat to receive the letter of invitation.