Social Event

Social Events:

TuesdayJune 9
opening ceremony, cocktail reception – David Citadel Hotel
Sound & light show at the Tower of David (walking from the David Citadel Hotel after reception.

Wednesday – June 10
Special Israeli style dinner & music at Eucalyptus Restaurant (walking distance from the David Citadel Hotel)
Address: Felt alley (between Hativat Yerushalayim 14 and Dror Eliel st.)


Thursday – June 11
Gala Dinner at Beit Shmuel, at the Blaustein Hall located on the building’s roof and represents a unique architectural work. It is covered by a large glass dome with a panoramic window offering a spectacular view of the historic and moving scenery of Jerusalem’s Old City with the Jaffa Gate and the Tower of David at its center.
Address: Eliyahu Shama Street # 6 (walking distance from The David Citadel Hotel

Language:
In Israel the official language is Hebrew / Arabic. But You may find that most of the Israeli know English, especially Service providers

Weather:
Israel Weather Forecast – Click here

Time zone:
UTC/GMT +2 hours (Central European Time)
For more information – Click here

Currency:
The local currency in Israel is the Nis (or shekel). Its symbol is ₪.

And the exchange rate is approximately 1 EUR = 4 shekels.
For accurate Exchange rates – Click here

Most places and ATM’s accept major credit cards, such as Master Card, Visa, Diners, and American Express
For accurate Exchange rates

Visa Information:

Some participants may require a visa to travel to Israel. Visa regulations depend on participants’ nationality and country of origin. To find out if you need to obtain a visa, please click here.

For the most updated information regarding visa requirements, we strongly suggest that participants consult the Israeli embassy or consulate in their home country or via a travel agency for specific details relating to visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.

Liability and Insurance:

The Conference organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of Conference participants (or their accompanying persons), either during or as a result of the Conference.

Delegates and their accompanying guests are strongly advised to purchase adequate travel and health insurance for the duration of their stay.

Airport Information:

Ben Gurion International Airport is the main international gateway to and from Israel. It is situated approximately 55km from Jerusalem (about 1-hour drive depends on traffic).

Transportation to / from the airport:
Shuttle bus which costs 4€ and takes approximately 1 hour to reach downtown Jerusalem.

Departs from Ben Gurion Airport, Terminal 3, 2nd floor, gate 23. Arrives at: Central Bus Station in Jerusalem

From Jerusalem:
Departs from: 220 Jaffa Street – the corner of Moriya and Jaffa Streets, close to the Central Bus Station
Arrives at: Ben Gurion Terminal 3

Taxi Based on the official regulated fixed fare prices, the ride should cost no more than 70€, while the total journey takes around 50 minutes under normal traffic conditions.

Tipping:

The electric current used in Israel is 220 volts AC (50 cycles).
for an electronic product at any other voltage, you must use a proper transformer to convert the current.

Electricity:

The electric current used in Israel is 220 volts AC (50 cycles).
for an electronic product at any other voltage, you must use a proper transformer to convert the current.

Local Israel Partner:

Ofakim Travel and Congresses
Tel: +972-3-761-08-19
Mail:ornai@ofakim.co.il

Please go to our link in order to book hotel accommodation and tours during your visit in Israel. Do not hesitate to contact us for any question or Inquiry