COSTEM 2022 General Information

Location
Berlin, Germany and via this platform.

Venue
Vienna House Andel’s Berlin
Landsberer Allee 106
10369 Berlin
Germany

Dates and Timing
Thursday, October 27, 2022 to Sunday, October 30, 2022.

Scientific Program
The program will streamed live from this platform.
Please note that all program timing is in Central European Summer Time (CEST) until Sunday, October 30th 02:00 am when Daylight Savings Time ends.  Sunday’s sessions are therefore in Central European Time (CET).

Program On Demand
The COSTEM program will be available on demand from this platform following the live congress days, up until the end of 2022 (December 31, 2022).

Language
English is the official language of the congress.

Registration
To register for the congress, please click here.

Registration Desk Hours
Thursday, October 27 – 16:00-18:00
Friday, October 28 – 08:30-18:00
Saturday, October 29 – 08:30-20:00
Sunday, October 30 – 08:30-12:30

On-site Exhibition Hours
The on-site Exhibition Hall will be open during the following times:
Friday, October 28 – 10:00-16:30
Saturday, October 29 – 10:00-17:30

Welcome Reception
The COSTEM Welcome Reception on-site will be held on Thursday, October 27th beginning at 18:30 in the Hotel Lobby.

COVID Regulations
At the COSTEM Congress venue: Face masks are not required for event personnel or participants.  It is not mandatory to show documentation of vaccine status or negative testing.  Distance restrictions have also been lifted.
If you plan to travel by public transportation within Berlin, or elsewhere in Germany, please wear an FFP2 mask.

CME Accreditation
The 7th COSTEM Congress program has been accredited via the EBAH and via the Ärztekammer Berlin (AEKB).   For more infomation, please see here for EBAH accreditation and here for AEKB accreditation.

Certificate of Attendance
All registered participants will receive an email containing a username and password following the congress.  Participants will be asked to log in with their username and password on a special link.  Once logged in, your certificate of attendance will be avaialble for download.

Italian Agent
TWT SRL
Mr. Gianni Frontani
Via Arrigo Davila 130
00179 Rome – Italy
Tel. 0039 06 44249321
Fax. 0039 06 99331533
gfrontani@twt-team.it ​

Clothing
Informal for all occasions.

COSTEM Awards
We are pleased to announce the COSTEM Best Abstract Awards and the COSTEM Travel Grant for Young Investigators Awards.  Please see here for further information.

Visas
For those participants who plan to join us on-site and prior to booking flights, registrants are strongly advised to confirm with their travel agent whether they require a visa to travel to Berlin. Information about visa requirements can be found on the World Travel Guide website: www.worldtravelguide.net.
CME Congresses Ltd.  will not be responsible for any cancellations or delays caused by authorities due to a lack of visa or other required documentation.

Liability
The Congress Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents, nor loss of or damage to private property of delegates, either during or directly arising from the 7th Congress on Controversies in Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapies (COSTEM).  Participants should make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.

Congress Secretariat
Please do not hesitate to contact the Secretariat if you require any additional information or assistance. Please address all correspondence to: costem@cme-congresses.com.