Citizens of the EU:
EU nationals do not require a visa to enter the Netherlands.
Non-EU citizens All Non-EU citizens require a visa. However, a visa is not required for visits of up to 90 days in an 180‑day period for nationals of those countries for which the European Community has abolished the visa requirement.
You may apply for short stay visas (Schengen Visas).
Please also have a look at the following website for more information about Visa and immigration to the Netherlands: https://www.holland.com/global/tourism/plan-your-holiday/practical-information/visa-immigration.htm
An invitation letter for the purpose of obtaining a travel visa or permission to attend the meeting will be handed out on request after successful registration and payment for the conference.
Please check www.weather.com for up-to-date weather forecasts in the city that you are travelling to.
As in most countries of the European Union, the official currency is the Euro (€).
Please note that there are no general bank hours in the Netherlands. Most banks are open in the morning hours and just a few hours in the afternoon or early evening.
Major credit cards are accepted at most cash points (ATM machines), stores, restaurants and hotels.
English is spoken by the staff of most hotels, restaurants and shops.
Netherlands international pre-dial is +31 (0031).
The electrical power supply in the Netherlands is 230v, 50 Hz.
Official plugs in the Netherlands are:
"Schukostecker" (round) Type F/ CEE 7/4
"Eurostecker" (flat) Type C/ CEE 7/16
Netherlands standard time zone is UTC/GMT +1 hour.