N&G 2018, Paris - General Information

General Information


Palais des Congrès de Paris
2 place de la Porte Maillot
75017 Paris, France


Conference participants can obtain special rates in Paris, France through the conference website. Information, pictures, location, and rates are available on the hotel accommodation page.


The official language of the Congress is English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.​

Liability and Insurance

The Congress Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons, either during or indirectly arising from the 6th Congress of European Microbiologists (FEMS).  Participants are advised to take out their own personal health and travel insurance for their trip.


Please check with your local Embassy if you require a visa.

Safety and Security

Follow the same rules of safety that you follow while travelling anywhere else with respect to using hotel safe deposit boxes and keeping travel documents safe.

  • When in public places, keep them in your hotel or with you all the time when moving about. 
  • Always carry the hotel address with you when you leave the hotel.
  • Do not leave bags/mobile phones unattended.

Contact Us

Kenes International
7, rue Francois-Versonnex, C.P. 6053, 1211 Geneva 6 Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 906 9178

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