General Information

Weather

The climate is a mixture of ocean and continental influences. The month of June is characterized by gradually rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing from 20°C to 22°C over the course of the month, exceeding 28°C. The average probability that some form of precipitation will be observed in a given day is 60%, with little variation over the course of the month. Throughout June, the most common forms of precipitation are moderate rain, thunder­storms, and light rain.

You can check the actual weather condition in the Czech Republic on the website www.weather.com

 

Health Care

Vaccinations are not required to enter the Czech Republic. An individual travel and health insurance is recommended.

 

Insurance

The organizers can accept no liability for personal injuries or for loss or damage to property belonging to the meeting participants, either during or as a result of the event. Participants are advised to take out proper travel and health insurance before departing from their home country.

 

Electricity

The Czech Republic uses a 220 volt 50Hz system, sockets have the European standard and plugs are three-prong grounded.

 

Time Zone

The Czech Republic is on Central European Time – Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) plus 1 hour. From April to October is summer time, i.e. GMT + 2 hours.

 

Currency and Exchange Rates

The official currency of the Czech Republic is the Czech Crown = Česká koruna (CZK = Kč).
International credit cards are accepted for payment in most hotels, restaurants and shops.
Exchange offices and ATM machines are easily available throughout the city and at the Prague International Airport.

You can find the official exchange rates on the website of the Czech National Bank.