In May the average temperature in Hannover is approx. 13 °C.
The official language of the Congress is English.
The euro is the official currency in Germany (sign: € / code: EUR).
The Organisers 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.
220 volts, 50Hz. European-style two-pin plugs are standard.
Parking facilities are available in the HCC garage.
Wireless laptop internet access will be available.
The international access code for Germany is + 49. The outgoing code is 00 followed by the relevant country code (e. g. 0044 for the United Kingdom). Note that telephone numbers in Germany can range from four to nine digits.
Local emergency telephone numbers are 112 (fire and ambulance) and 110 (police).
Germany follows Central European Time (CET).