Uppsala 041 vt12 DanielGolabiewskiGeneral information

Official Language

The conference language is English.

Climate and Clothing

It is summer in Uppsala in June and the temperatures usually varies from 15 to 22 °C. Please note there may be occasional showers. The organisers suggest that you bring a jacket or pullover and an umbrella or raincoat.


Coffee and lunch are included in the registration fee and will be served daily. 

Time Zone

The time zone in Uppsala/Sweden is GMT + 1 hour.

Passport and Visasskymning_siluett

Delegates are advised to contact the nearest embassy, consulate or travel agency for information about the passport and visa requirements from their country for entry to Sweden.

Local Currency

The Swedish monetary unit is the Swedish krona (SEK), divided into 100 öre. In December 2014; Euro 1=SEK 9.6, USD 1=SEK 7.9, GBP 1=SEK 12.2. Major credit cards are accepted almost everywhere including taxi. There are several currency exchange offices and cash dispensers at Stockholm Arlanda International Airport and in Stockholm. Exchange rates may vary. To see current exchange rates, please visit oanda.com. or x-rates.com.


In Sweden the electrical voltage is 220/230V.Fasaden

Force Majeure

The organisers are not liable for any claims for damages and/or losses if the entire conference has to be cancelled due to a force majeure incident.


The organisers are not liable for damages and/or losses of any kind which may be incurred by the conference delegates or by any other individuals accompanying them, both during the official activities as well as going to/from the conference. Delegates are responsible for their own safety and belongings.

Insurance and VaccinationsVindhem

The registration fee does not cover insurance for the delegates. The organisers recommend that delegates take out insurance in their home country to cover pre-journey cancellation for personal reasons and necessary insurance to cover accidents, medical expenses and loss of personal belongings during the visit. No vaccinations are needed when visiting Sweden.