General Information

​​Venue - Metro Toronto Convention Centre

222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9, Canada

Phone: +1 416-585-8000​


Average June temperature: 17ºC / 63ºF

Visitors can expect rain about 6 days out of 30 in June.

Evenings can still be a bit chilly.


The official language of the Congress is English


During the entire Congress, the attire will be casual and informal.

Visas / Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)​

Some participants may need a visa or a new eTA to enter Canada. Please check on the Canadian Government webiste or with your local Canadian Embassy. It is the responsibility of the congress participant to obtain a visa if required.

CME Accreditation

Click here​ to view all the details related to CME credit forthe entire program here.

​Liability and Insurance

The Congress Secretariat and Organizers 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.

Exhibition & Sponsorship

A professional exhibition will be held within the framework of the PICC 2016 Congress. For details regarding sponsorship opportunities and/or exhibition space, please see our Sponsorship and Exhibition Page.

Official Letter of Invitation

The Congress Secretariat can prepare an invitation letter for visa purposes in case needed, please write to: This invitation is prepared solely for the purpose of visa applications and is not a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial support or confirmation of inclusion in the Scientific Program.   

Food & Beverage

During breaks, as indicated in the program, coffee/tea and light refreshments will be supplied. This is included in the registration fee.


The CAD, Canadian Dollar is the official currency in Canada.

​Agent for Italian Participants

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TWT srl​
Mr. Gianni Frontani
Via Arrigo Davila 130
00179 ROME
Tel. 0039 06 44249321
Fax. 0039 06 99331533

Congress Secretariat

​Kenes International 

Rue Francois-Versonnex 7
1207 Geneva
Tel: +41 22 908 0488 
Fax: +41 22 906 9140

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