The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2582 7974 | Fax: +852 2131 4093
The official language of the 1st International Congress on Abdominal Obesity is English. All abstract submissions and presentations should be in English.
International participants may require Visas in order to enter China.
Participants are requested to check with the Chinese consulate or diplomatic mission in their home country or with their travel agency for Visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a Visa if required.
Letter of Invitation
Upon request, the Secretariat of the 1st International Congress on Abdominal Obesity will send a personal invitation to participants.
This invitation is meant only to help visitors to raise travel funds or to obtain a Visa, and is not a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial support.
The 1st International Congress on Abdominal Obesity secretariat and organizers cannot assume liability for personal accidents, loss of or damage to private property of participants, students and accompanying persons, either during, or directly arising from the 1st International Congress on Abdominal Obesity. Participants should make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.
From Hong Kong Airport to the Venue
Please use the Airport Express train (AEL), exit the train at the Hong Kong Island
station, and then take the free shuttle bus to the venue (HKCEC), bus number Route H1
which runs every 20 min. from 06:12 to 23:12 (the shuttle stops at the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel, and the Grand Hyatt is right next to the venue, for the Novotel Hotel please take shuttle bus number Route H2
The AirPort Express train runs every 12 minutes from 05:50 to 01:15 daily. Journeys between the Airport and downtown Hong Kong take approximately 24 minutes.
Useful Links and Maps
The Hong Kong MTR - click here
MTR System Map (PDF file) - click here
Hong Kong Station Location Map (PDF file) - click here
Tourists Information in Hong Kong - click here
Special events in Hong Kong - click here
Clothing is informal for all occasions.
Average temperatures during January range from 14-18 °C. During the night temperatures can drop.
Sponsors & Exhibition
An exhibition will be held within the framework of the 1st International Congress on Abdominal Obesity.
For details regarding sponsorship opportunities and/or exhibition space, please contact Ms. Simone Gampel at email@example.com
1st International Congress on Abdominal Obesity Secretariat
1-3, Rue de Chantepoulet
P.O. Box 1726
Geneva 1, Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 908 0488
Fax: +41 22 906 9140