Registration and Accommodation queries:

Tel: +27 (0) 21 910 1913

Fax: +27 (0) 21 910 0471



Congress Office:

Event Management Solutions (Pty) Ltd 

Tel: +27 21 7120571

Fax: 0866 86 8882



Conference Venue Address:

Address: Wyzersdrift Road, Rawsonville, 6845

Phone: 023 349 8100

Registration & Information Desk
This service will be situated next to the Boland Room and  will be open at the following times:


Tuesday, 15 November:          15h00 – 17h00

Wednesday, 16 November     07h30 – 17h00

Thursday, 17 November         07h30 – 17h00

Friday, 18 November              08h00 – 12h30


Visa Information

Important information regarding visa requirements can be found on the website of the Department of Home Affairs, while will also assist you with user-friendly information:

Should you require a letter of invitation please contact our registration office on:

Tel: +27 (0) 21 910 1913.


Yellow Fever Certificate

A yellow fever certificate is required when travelling from countries affected by yellow fever. It is vital to obtain this certificate, as without it, entry to South Africa will be denied. Please check with your travel agent at least 3 weeks prior to departure if your country is on the list. Please note that the yellow fever certificate is valid for a period of ten years. If you are already in possession of a yellow fever certificate, it is advised that you check the expiration date prior to obtaining a new one.



Weather in Worcester in November

The average high temperatures rise to 22.2 °C here in Nov and fall to 11.8 °C with an average 1 mm of rainfall. You can enjoy 10.3 hours of sunshine daily on average.

Min Temp. 11.8 °C
Max Temp. 22.2 °C
Average Rainfall 1 mm
Average Rainy Days 3.0 days
Average Daily Sunshine 10.3 hours


Currency and exchange

The South African Rand (ZAR) is the local currency. Foreign exchange can be done at the airport as well as at all major hotels. Notes come in denominations of R10, R20, R50, R100 and R200; and coins come in 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, R1, R2 and R5. There are two R5 coins in circulation, both of which are legal currency. All transactions are rounded down to the nearest 5c. Rand (ZAR). 100 cents equals one rand. A passport will be required for ALL transactions.

A passport will be required for ALL transactions. Foreigners can claim sales tax refunds and should ask salesmen to fill out a tax refund form when purchasing any goods.


Credit cards, shopping

The South African Rand (ZAR) is the local currency. All major credit cards are accepted throughout South Africa. Various automatic teller machines are located within walking distance of the official hotels and the CTICC.



The voltage throughout South Africa is 220V/50hz. Most plugs are 15 amp 3-prong or 5 amp 2-prong, in both cases with round pins. If you’re bringing anything electrical, bring an adapter. Most hotels have 110 volt outlets for electric shavers and appliances. Adaptors can be bought at the airport on your arrival, and may be available at your hotel. 


Refunds – Accounts Queries

Contact the Registration Desk.



We urge delegates to take care of their personal possessions at all times and exhibitors to be particularly aware during the period of exhibition build-up and breakdown. Lock – up storage is available.


Name Badge

Must please be worn at all times for security reasons.


Courtesy Request

Food and Drink: Only water may be consumed inside the auditorium. Please respect this request. Smoking: Strict legislation governs smoking in public places in South Africa. Smoking is absolutely forbidden inside the Conference Centre.
Mobile phones: Please ensure that mobile phones are on silent mode during the conference sessions. Time-keeping: As time will be very tight, delegates are requested to respect the starting times for all sessions.


Emergency Medical Services

Dial 10111 from any mainline telephone for an emergency response.



All guests are responsible for own insurance.



The organising committee, the congress organiser, accept no liability for any damages, injury and/loss of whatever nature by participants and/or accompanying person.


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