Rm 404, Institute of
Biomedical Sciences
128 Academia Road sec. 2
Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan
Tel :
Fax : 886-2-27858847
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August / September in Taiwan is summer and can be sunny or cloudy/rainy. The average temperature is 77 degrees Fahrenheit.


The currency in Taiwan is New Taiwan dollar. Please check your local bank or a currency exchange rate website for the right exchange rates. Certain hotels in Taiwan are also available for exchanging currencies.

Visa, MasterCard and American Express are commonly accepted in stores.


Taiwan operates on 110V 60Hz electric current. 2-hole flat blades are most commonly used. Flat blades with round grounding pin can also be seen. Visitors are encouraged to bring voltage converters or transformers if necessary.


In case of Emergency, dial 110 or 119. You do not need to pay for the call.


Traditionally, Taiwanese food relies on meat, seafood, vegetables and fruits.

Some meals are included with the registration fee.

People with special dietary needs should indicate such needs upon registration.


English is the official Symposium language.

Official Languages in Taiwan: Mandarin and Taiwanese.


To qualify for the student rate, you must upload a proof of student status (a dated letter from your supervisor).


Sightseeing will be offered for a fee.

link to the International Society of Neurochemistry link to the Asian-Pacific Society of Neurochemistry link to Academia Sinica link to the Institute of Biomedical Sciences