General Information

CONGRESS VENUE

The official venue of the World Hospital at Home Congress 2021 is Austria Center Vienna (ACV).

Address:

Austria Center Vienna
IAKW – AG
Internationales Amtssitz- und Konferenzzentrum Wien, AG
Bruno-Kreisky-Platz 1
A-1220 Wien
Tel.: +43-1-260 69-0
website

LANGUAGE

The official language of the Congress will be English. All abstract submissions and presentations should be in English.

VISA INFORMATION

Most Europeans do not require an entry visa for Austria. Please consult the Austrian Embassy or Consulate nearest to you for specific details relating to visas.

LETTER OF INVITATION

Invitation letters for visa purposes are available only to registered participants. The option to request an invitation letter is available within the registration process. At the end of the registration process you will be able to generate an invitation letter, and you will also receive a confirmation email with a link to the invitation letter.

ACCESSIBILITY

GETTING TO VIENNA

Whether by plane or by train, by car or by ship on the Danube – many paths lead to Vienna.

  • By plane – Vienna’s central position in Europe makes it a hub offering optimal transportation connections to the whole world. 217 destinations across 68 countries are regularly served from Vienna by 77 airlines. To find more information, follow this link: https://www.viennaairport.com/
  • By train – The train is a comfortable and particularly affordable way to travel to Vienna from many European countries. The products of ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways) and the Westbahn are aimed at individual travel needs. For further information, please click here.

Information about other transportation options, parking and taxis in Vienna can be found on the official tourist website of the city: https://www.wien.info/en/travel-info/to-and-around

GETTING AROUND VIENNA

Vienna’s public transport network is excellent, with buses, trams, trains, and relatively new metro lines. Taxis are affordable and the city’s bicycle-friendly too, so perhaps consider renting two wheels for your stay if you’ve got the legs for it!

Visit the following website for detailed information about the different transportation services and their cost.

GETTING TO AUSTRIA CENTER VIENNA

The Congress venue Austria Center Vienna (ACV) is located on the east side of the Danube river, just 20 min away from the historical center of the city by metro (U-Bahn). The closest station to ACV is called Kaisermühlen-VIC, with walking discance only 5 min between them. Kaisermühlen-VIC is on the red line of the U-Bahn that goes directly to famous sights, such as Stephansplatz and Karlsplatz.

LIABILITY AND INSURANCE

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

CONTACT US

If you have any questions, please visit the contact us page.