The venue for the event will be announced within January 2018, where all the plenary and oral/poster presentations will be held and meals and refreshments will be served. 

 Getting to Conference Venue

The participants may request the Conference Secretariat to provide the needed information to get the venue, and help them for any kind of reservation. But there is important information:

Ahwaz, the capital city of Khouzestan province, is served well by road and sky. There are many daily direct flights from Tehran Mehrabad Airport to Ahwaz Airport. Foreign delegates arriving in Tehran's Imam Khomeini International Airport should go to Mehrabad Airport for domestic flights. International flights are also available from different countries such as UAE, Kuwait and Turkey to Ahwaz directly, and from many countries to Shiraz, which is an 8-hour drive from Ahwaz.

Conference delegates are advised to make their booking well in advance to avoid problems in finding tickets during the conference days.


Please check whether you need visa to enter Iran. For such a purpose, each foreign attendee will get his/her visa at an embassy/consulate of Iran that is convenient for him/her. For more information, please visit the website of the nearest Iranian embassy/consulate.

If you need an official invitation letter in order to get visa, please contact us.

Note: In order to apply for visa, please apply at least one month earlier the conference, otherwise maybe it is difficlult to get visa.

Note: please ensure that you have registered before applying for entry visa. 

About Ahwaz

A city with population of more than 1.5 million, located in south of Iran. Persian and Arabic languages are widely spoken.

Weather and Clothing

The average temperature during the conference program is cold in Ahwaz, and warm clothes are needed.