Congress Date & Time

26-30 October 2018, Hilton Bodrum 

Congress Official Language

The official language of the Congress is Turkish.


All registered participants are entitled to receive the attendance certificate after the Congress.

Important Dates

-  Abstract Submission Deadline: 25 July 2018

-  Early Bird Registration Deadline: 10 September 2018

Name Badges

Upon registration, you will receive your name badge. You are kindly requested to wear your badge during all Meeting sessions and events.


The daily average temperature for Bodrum is usually around 16 °C and there's a good chance of cloud cover or a heavy shower. It's quite warm during the day but you may want to wear a jacket in the evening when temperatures become milder. The highest ever recorded temperature in November for Bodrum is 31 °C with the lowest being 2°C. However, temperatures normally fall within the averages for the month. Around 79mm of rainfalls throughout November with temperatures generally settling between 12 °C and 19 °C.

How To Get To Bodrum

Arrival by Air 

The closest airport to Bodrum & Gumbet is the International Bodrum Milas Airport located 36 km. from central Bodrum.

There are regular shuttle bus services and transfer companies making Bodrum Airport Transfers to Bodrum & Gumbet from the airport.

Domestic Filghts : There are a lot of direct flights to Bodrum Milas Airport. From Istanbul you can fly via Turkish Airlines (, Atlasjet (, Onur Air (, Pegasus Airlines ( and SunExpress ( 

International Filghts : Especially in summer times there are lot of direct charter flights from Europe to Bodrum Milas Airport. Other international flights are mostly being made through Istanbul and Izmir. 


Arrival by Road

Getting to Bodrum & Gumbet by road is easy and well organized especially in summer times. There are lots of bus companies operate from the big cities and from many close districts to Bodrum. It takes about 12 hours from Istanbul, 4 hours from Izmir and 10 hours from Ankara.

Gumbet is located 3 km. from central Bodrum and there are regular minibus (dolmus) services from Bodrum to Gumbet.

Bodrum Bus Station Phone Number : +90 252 316 26 37

Major Bus Companies in Bodrum : Kamil Koç +90 252 316 57 23; Pamukkale +90 252 316 13 69; Ulusoy +90 252 316 01 67