General Information

Transportation in Beijing

Weather

Beijing's May is filled with bright reds and vivid greens everywhere. Normally, the weather is very warm with the temperature remaining 10-25°C (50-77°F). There are usually less windy days and few sandstorms during this month. There might be some drizzle but clear and sunny days are in the majority.

Insurance

The registration fee does not include insurance for the participants regarding accidents, sickness or loss of personal property. It is advisable to make your own arrangements in respect of health and travel insurance before leaving your countries.

Currency Exchange

In China, only RMB is used. However, exchange centers can be found at airports, banks, most hotels and large shopping centers. The exchange rate is may be different according to the place you choose (e.g. different banks have different rates everyday, and other exchange centers may charge an additional fee). 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 and JCB are accepted in many shopping malls and hotels.


Important Dates

1 September 2021

Early Bird Registration opens

1 September 2021

Call for Abstracts

1 September 2021

Travel Award Application opens

15 November 2021

Deadline for Abstract and Travel Award

31 December 2021

Announcement of Travel Award

15 January 2022

Deadline for Early Bird Registration

28 February 2022

Scientific Program is ready

31 March 2022

Deadline for Late Registration

7-11 May 2022

IUPS Congress begins!