General Information

Chairman of MESMAP Symposiums

Professor Nazim SEKEROGLU, PhD
Department of Medical and Aromatic Plants
Kilis 7 Aralık University, Kilis, TURKEY

Congress Venue

Merit Park Hotel in Girne (Kyrenia), Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Convention Center
Address: Merit Park Hotel

Congress Dates

Start of the congress: Thursday, April 13, 2017
End of the congress: Sunday, April 16, 2017

Official Language The official congress language is English.

Time Zone

The time zone in Turkey is Eastern European Time (EET) +2 UTC


By the beginning of April, it is summer time in Girne (Kyrenia), Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, so the weather is nice and warm.

Credit Cards

Most major credit cards are accepted in hotels, restaurants and stores but visitors are always advised to check with the vendor before a purchase is made. Cash machines with 24-hour access are available in many convenient locations in the city.

Liability and Insurance

The Congress Secretariat and Organisers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.