Participants will be given their name badges at the registration desk. Due to security regulations, all participants and accompanying persons must wear their badges throughout the congress. Only participants with white badges will be admitted to the sessions. Accompanying persons (different badges) may attend the Opening Ceremony and social events but will not be allowed to attend sessions.
The coffee breaks during the sessions will be between 10:30 and 11:00 in the morning and between 15:30 and 16:00 in the afternoon. Between the sessions there will be a lunch break from 12:00 to 14:30. Please note that there are also some sessions between 12:30 and 14:00.
Informal dress is acceptable for all sessions but business attire is recommended for the Opening Ceremony.
Filming, recording and photography production policy
Copyright of the FIP congress is owned by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP). FIP reserves the rights to all recordings, reproductions or presentations at this congress. Any photography, filming, taping, recording or reproduction in any medium of any of the programme sessions, events, exhibits and/or posters presented at the FIP congress without the express written consent of FIP is strictly forbidden.
Liability / disclaimer
It is strongly recommended that participants obtain adequate cover for travel, health and accident insurance before they depart from their countries. The FIP Organising Committee, the Argentinian Host Committee, FIP headquarters and MCI Amsterdam accept no liability for the act of any supplier to this congress, nor liability for personal injury, the safety of any attendee while in transit to or from this event, for any loss or damage, for delays in transport by air, sea, rail, road otherwise, in case of weather, strikes, sickness, war or other causes.
The congress media room will offer a number of services, strictly limited for official press representatives and professional journalists. Press accreditation and press registration are required for access to the media room. For more information, contact FIP at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that all FIP Congresses are tobacco-free: Smoking is NOT allowed anywhere, not in the session rooms, not in the exhibition area, not in the poster sessions and not in the registration area.
Free WiFi is available in the Pacifico foyers:
The invitation letter from the organisers, which can be requested during the online registration process at www.congress.pharmacy, can be used to apply for a visa to Argentina if needed.
All delegates requiring visas for Argentina should contact their nearest Argentinian embassy or consulate in good time, allowing at least eight weeks for your visa to be processed. All delegates, regardless of needing a visa or not, must hold a passport, valid for at least six months after their time of departure from Argentina. They must also ensure that they have transit visas in order should they be necessary.