Information

Accreditation

The Hatter Cardiovascular Institute Horizons Series 2017: a new era in the management of type 2 diabetes: is cardiovascular protection at long last a reality? (code: 114424) has been approved for 6 credits.

Currency

The currency in London is the Pound Sterling.

American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and Visa are all widely accepted in shops and restaurants. ATMs are also widely available. Banking hours are from 09:30 – 15:00 Monday to Friday with some opening on Saturday mornings.

Dress Code

We encourage participants to dress comfortably in business casual attire as temperatures in meeting rooms will vary, we suggest you bring a sweater or light jacket to the sessions.

Electricity

The voltage in London is 220-240V AC, with a frequency of 50/60 Hz. 3-pin United Kingdom plugs.

Expenses

Please note due to the nature of the funding provided by the event sponsors, we are not able to refund any other expenses incurred. (e.g. car parking, transport to and from regional / international airports and train stations)

Event Language

The event language is English. No translation will be provided.

Information Desk

There will be a “Horizon Series 2017” Information Desk onsite outside the plenary room at the Royal College of Physicians.

Insurance

Please check the validity of your own insurance. The event organisers cannot accept liability for personal injuries, loss or damage to property belonging to event participants (or their accompanying persons), either during or as a result of the event.

Please note, travel insurance is NOT provided for attendees and therefore it is the responsibility of the delegate to ensure all travellers are sufficiently insured to cover for cancellation, medical expenses, loss of baggage etc.

Mobile Phones

All Networks have good reception in the hotel and all surrounding areas.

Time Difference

London is in the GMT time zone.


The Horizon 2017 meeting is supported by grants & sponsorship from the Pharmaceutical Industry.
As support agreements are reached, disclosure of the supporters is listed here.