another name as Oriental Riverside Hotel, is the first and the only hotel
categorized as 5-star Convention Hotel in Pudong. Located in the heart of
's Financial & Trade Zone and southwest to the Oriental Pearl TV
Tower,it is accessible from all parts of the city with various modern
transportations..'99 Fortune Global Forum, 2001 APEC Economic
Leaders'Meeting, North Korea Delegation, 35th Asian Development Bank Board
Meeting and the seventh regular meeting between Chinese premier and his
Russian counterpart were held in hotel with great success.
in the east coast of
is the oriental metropolitan city-Shanghai. With a registered permanent
residence of around 13 millions and a total area of more than 6,000sq.km,
is historically one of the most important port and industrial centers in
¨s reform and open policy, dramatic changes have taken place in
. It is now at full swing to build itself into one of the centers for economy,
culture, education, science & technology, finance & trade in the world.
We are sure that you will enjoy your stay here by finding
a splendid and stimulating city.
official language for the Symposium will be English. No simultaneous translation
will be provided.
are required to have both a valid passport and a visa to enter
. You are advised to determine your own requirements. The visa can be obtained
at a local or nearby Diplomatic Mission of the People¨s Republic of
. For further information, please consult the above-mentioned Chinese Diplomatic
Mission in your country.
request, the Symposium Chair will be happy to forward a personal invitation and
an official form for visa application. It should be understood that the
invitation does not imply any financial or other obligation on the part of the
organizers of 9th CPS. Please address your request to Prof. Hongyan Xu.
( firstname.lastname@example.org )
are advised to arrange whatever insurance they consider necessary. No
responsibility can be assumed by the organizers of the 9th CPS for personal
accidents, injury, sickness, theft or property damage suffered by participants
during the symposium or any affiliated events.
July, the temperatures in
are usually in the range of 25-32oC. The Symposium site, hotels, taxis, shuttle
buses, most of shops and restaurants are well air-conditioned. Occasionally
light rain should be expected.
Renminbi Yuan is the only legal tender in
. Foreign currency exchange is available at the airport, Bank of China and
and business offices are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm., Monday to Friday. Department
are open from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm (7 days a week).
Volts 50 Hz throughout the country.
Organizing Committee will arrange shuttle buses to pick up participants whole
day on July 3 at
. Please kindly inform Ms. Zhu Qi of your arrival time and flight number via
E-mail or Fax as soon as you have fixed your travel schedule.