CONFERENCE VENUE

SHERATON ZAGREB HOTEL

Kneza Borne 2, 10000

10 000 Zagreb

Croatia

 

CONFERENCE DATES

DECEMBER 6-9, 2018

 

IMPORTANT DATES

SEPTEMBER 15, 2018 – early bird registration

NOVEMBER 20, 2018 – abstract submission deadline 

NOVEMBER 30, 2018 – registration deadline

 

LANGUAGE

The official language of the Conference is English. No simultaneous translation will be provided.

 

REGISTRATION DESK

Registration and information desk will be located at the Sheraton Zagreb Hotel.

LOCATION

How to get to the Sheraton hotel from Franjo Tudman Zagreb airport:

Option 1

Step 1 – Bus:

Take airport bus service to Zagreb main bus station (upon exiting the terminal, bear right where you will find the bus stop approximately 100 metres away), which leaves every 30 minutes. A ticket costs 30HRK and the journey takes around 40 minutes.

Step 2 – Tram (from bus station):

Mon-Fri: From the bus station, take tram 8 (direction: Mihaljevac) directly to Sheraton Hotel (tram stop is called ‘Sheraton Hotel’), which will be three stops.

The tram stops are directly outside the bus station. Tram tickets can be purchased on the tram from the driver and cost 4HRK.

Sat-Sun: From the bus station, take tram 6 (direction: Crnomerec) directly to Branimirova tram stop, which will be two stops. Once off the tram, go left and then turn right on to Draskoviceva Ulica. The Sheraton Hotel is situated approximately 200 metres on your right.

The tram stops are directly outside the bus station. Tram tickets can be purchased on the tram from the driver and cost 4HRK.

Option 2

Taxi:

There are numerous taxi cabs available directly outside of the arrivals terminal.

Alternatively, there is a slightly cheaper taxi service, which you would have to call and order at the airport upon your arrival.

The numbers are:

EKO TAXI: +385 1414

RADIO TAXI ZAGREB: +385 1717

TAXI CAMMEO: +385 1212

If you have an Uber app, this can also be used.

 

How to get to the Sheraton hotel from Zagreb train (Zagreb Glavni Kolodvor) station:

Option 1

Taxi:

There are numerous taxi cabs available after exiting the station. It will be a very short journey to the hotel and will cost approximately 20-40HRK.

Option 2

Tram:

The tram stops are situated outside the main train station. There are three trams that take you directly to the Sheraton Hotel (which has the same name as the tram stop):

4 (direction: Dubec)

9 (direction: Borongaj)

13 (direction: Kvaternikov trg)

Tram tickets can be purchased on the tram from the driver and cost 4HRK.

The journey will take just two stops.

Option 3

By foot:

For the more adventurous, the Sheraton Hotel is a 10 minute walk from the main train station (Zagreb Glavni Kolodvor).

Upon exiting the train station, turn right and continue forward for approximately 400m. You will then have to cross over the road and enter Draskoviceva Ulica. Once on Draskoviceva, the Sheraton Hotel is situated approximately 200 metres on your right.

 

Option 4

Private Car:

Wherever your point of arrival, be it airport or train station, a private car can be arranged to be waiting for you. If you wish to take advantage of this service, please contact: jduvnjak@hgd.hr

Prices for this service will be given upon enquiry.

CHANGES AND CANCELLATIONS

All changes or cancellations of registra­tion fees and hotel accommodation must be sent in writing to Croatian Society of Gastroenterology.

Any change (name, hotel or room type, arrival/departure date) or cancellation is possible under following conditions:

  • until 30 September, 2018: no charges
  • from 1 October until 15 November, 2018: EUR 30.00 per any service and change / cancellation (Room cancellation: 30 EUR fee per person, Registration cancellation: 30 EUR fee, per person)
  • from 16 November, 2018: EUR 55.00 per change of arrival/ departure date or room type. In the case of registration or hotel accommodation cancellation, no refund will be available. Name change for registration or hotel accom­modation is not possible after 30 November, 2018. Any new name or hotel reservation is treated as new application and is subject to prices and terms valid on the date of change. The same conditions apply for changes on the spot. All refunds will be made after the Conference.