General Information

CONFERENCE VENUE
Tel Aviv University - The Porter School of Environmental Studies,  EcoBuilding 

The Conference will take place in The Porter School of Environmental Studies, EcoBuilding    which is situated on the Tel Aviv  University campus. 

It  is located on George Wise Street, across from Campus Gate 14 .

Click on the download icon to view the university  map. 

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TRANSPORTATION TO VENUE​

PUBLIC TRANSPORT: BUS

The campus is served by numerous bus routes:

  • Egged    routes: 572, 575, 222 ,271, 270, 274

  • Dan    routes:  7,  25, 45, 289

  • Kavim routes: 94, 95, 137, 454, 464, 474, 500

  • Metropolin routes: 604

PUBLIC TRANSPORT: TRAIN

The university railway station is within walking distance from campus, or you can catch Dan bus routes 7, 45 or 289 to and from the station, or walk up the "Science Promenade" that leads to the building.

A detailed train schedule is available   here.

 

​PRIVATE CAR & PARKING 

Parking is available in the car park of the Steinhardt Museum of Natural History . 
Parking is at a cost and is a 5 minute walk from the Conference  venue.

Please   click here  to view the map where the parking is indicated. 

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE

The official language of the Conference is English. 

CLIMATE

The weather in Tel Aviv  in June is hot during the day, but cooler at night.   Clothing is informal for all occasions.

We suggest bringing a light jacket for the evenings and don’t forget your sunglasses,  hat and comfortable walking shoes.

PASSPORTS & VISAS

Prior to booking your flight ticket, please ensure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the date of the conference. Participants from some countries require a visa to enter Israel. We suggest that you check this with your travel agent or on the website of the   Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

LETTER OF INVITATION

Upon request, the Secretariat will send a personal letter of invitation to participate in the Conference.  It should be understood that such an invitation is only meant to assist participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa and does not represent a commitment on the part of the Conference Organizers.​

ARRIVAL INFORMATION

Participants should book their flights to Ben Gurion International Airport (airport code: TLV). 

GROUND TRANSPORTATION BETWEEN BEN GURION AIRPORT & VENUE/ HOTELS

Taxi Service – Taxis are available  outside of the Arrivals Hall   (Level G) of Ben Gurion Airport.

The cost for a one-way trip is approximately 150-200    NIS (approx. US$ 45 -60), depending on time of day,

number of passengers and luggage.   The trip should take approximately 35-50 minutes, depending on traffic.​

Public Transportation - Trains are available outside of the Arrivals Hall (Level G) of Ben Gurion Airport at a cost of 13.5 NIS  (approx.  US$ 4) and the average trip is about 10-15 minutes   to the conference   venue/ Tel Aviv hotels. 

Please note,    public transportation does not operate from Friday afternoon (approx. 15:00) through Saturday night (resumes at approx. 21:30).  

Train Stations:

  • Tel Aviv  University  (conference venue)

  • Tel Aviv - Savidor  Center (hotels)​

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TIME ZONE

Israel is located in GMT+3:00 time zone.

ELECTRICITY

The electrical power supply “voltage” in Israel is: 220-240 Volts (U.S./Canada: 110-120 Volts).  

Click here   to find out if you need to bring an adapter.

IMPORTANT NOTES
  • Personal travel, luggage and health insurance are recommended.  Please purchase this from your local travel agent.

  • Kindly note the organizers and other sponsors cannot be held responsible for participants lacking appropriate insurance coverage in case of need.   

  •  All tours are booked on the express condition that Target Conferences shall not be held responsible for and shall be exempt from all liability in respect of any loss, damage, injury or accident, to any person or his or her luggage or any other property, for any reason whatsoever.

 
PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE ORGANIZER (PCO): 
Target Conferences Ltd

65 Derech Menechem Begin

PO  Box 51227

Tel Aviv, 6713818

Israel