General Information

David Intercontinental Hotel
12 Kaufman Street, Tel Aviv
Tel: +972-3-795-1111

The official language of the Conference is English.

Abstracts of approximately 300 words are invited, and should be submitted to the Secretariat before March 15, 2021. See here for the submission details.

Get-Together Tour and Dinner:
Sunday, May 23
09:00 Depart David Intercontinental Hotel for tour of Jerusalem
18:30 Dinner in Old City, Jerusalem
22:00 Return
Additional tickets: $140

Tour and Festive Dinner:
Monday, May 24
18:00 Depart David Intercontinental Hotel for walking tour of Old Jaffa followed by gala dinner at the 100-year old House of Otzarin
22:30 Return
Additional tickets: $120

European Accreditation Council for CME (EACCME®) pending

A commercial exhibition will be held within the framework of the Conference. Exhibitors will be provided with an unprecedented opportunity to promote innovative products, pharmaceuticals, equipment and technologies to a discerning international professional audience. For further information contact the Secretariat at

Industrial Sponsorship:
Satellite symposia, sponsored lectures and working luncheons will be held during the Conference. Request for industrial sponsorships should be sent to

Letters of Invitation:
Upon request, the Secretariat will send a personal invitation to participate in the conference. Such an invitation is only meant to help visitors raise travel funds or obtain a visa and is not a commitment to provide financial support.

For more information on Israel:
Please see here

Transportation from Airport:
Ben-Gurion International Airport is located 20 minutes from Tel Aviv. Airport train and private taxi service provide fast and economic transportation.

All visitors to Israel are required to have a valid passport, and for some countries, a visa is required. For more information please contact your nearest embassy, consulate or local travel agency well in advance. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.
PLEASE NOTE: Tourists must show the blue entry card/visa they receive upon entering Israel passport control in order to receive tax benefits from hotel and other services.

Currency / Exchange:
Israel’s currency is the New Israeli Shekel (NIS). International major credit cards are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shops. Exchange offices and ATM machines are easily available throughout the city and at the Ben Gurion International Airport arrival terminal.

The weather in May is pleasant to warm during the day, temperatures ranging from 18-27°C / 65-80°F.

Clothing is informal for all occasions. A sweater or jacket is also recommended, as the conference rooms may be cool.

ISAS International Seminars, and their agents, shall not be responsible for and shall be exempt from all liability in respect of any loss, damage, injury, accident, delay or inconvenience to any person, or his/her luggage or any other property for any reason whatsoever, for any tourist services provided. Personal travel and health insurance is recommended.

Conference Secretariat:
ISAS International Seminars 2019
POB 574, Jerusalem
Phone: +972-2-652-0574