BIT's 1st World Congress of Biomedical Engineering-2017

Start Date : 2017/11/09

Termination date : 2017/11/11

City : Xian

Country : CHINA

Website : ‎http://www.bitcongress.com/wcbme2017/

Description :

★ General Information

Congress Time
November 8, 2017 (Registration and Exhibition Booth Setup)
November 9-11, 2017 (Conference Opening)


The official language of the congress is English.


Visas are required for some nationalities to travel to China for this conference. Please contact your travel agent and/or the Chinese Consulate/Embassy in your country for exact details and visa application procedures as soon as possible. Visa processing times can vary.
Participants are highly recommended to apply for Tourist Visa; the organizing committee of WCBME-2017 can not issue any official letters of invitation for your Business visa application due to Chinese regulations.

Liability and Insurance

The Congress Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Currency and Banking

In China, only RMB is used. However, exchange centers can be found at airports, most hotels and large shopping centers. The exchange rate is due to the official rate (Bank of China). When exchanging money, please keep your receipt by which you can change any remaining RMB back to foreign currency when leaving China. Visa, Master, American Express are honored in many department stores and hotels. ATM could help you for changing RMB from your credit card. Banks usually open at 9:00 in the morning and close at 17:00 in the afternoon all working days.


Electricity is supplied at 220V, 50Hz AC throughout China. Major hotels usually provide 115V outlet for razor.