Rm 404, Institute of
Biomedical Sciences
128 Academia Road sec. 2
ACADEMIA SINICA
Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan
Tel :
Fax : 886-2-27858847
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Climate:

August / September in Taiwan is summer and can be sunny or cloudy/rainy. The average temperature is 77 degrees Fahrenheit.

Currency:

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.

Voltage:

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.

Emergencies:

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

Food:

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.

Language:

English is the official Symposium language.

Official Languages in Taiwan: Mandarin and Taiwanese.

Students:

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

Tours:

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