If required, the Organizing Committee will mail an invitation letter for all the participants to the Conference. The invitation letter does not imply any commitment from the organizers to provide financial supports. It is only aimed to help the scientists to get funds from their institutions or a visa.
Passport and visa information: please check with your travel agent or Bureau of consular affairs, https://www.boca.gov.tw/mp-2.html, if you’re required an entry visa to Taiwan.
The official language of the meeting is English. All abstracts should be submitted and presented in English.
Following on the tradition of successful Congresses held in several European countries,
Japan, India, South Africa, Turkey, Brazil and USA, the International Organizing Committee
is pleased to invite you to attend and participate to the 5th International Conference on
Polyamines: Biochemical, Physiological and Clinical Perspectives.
The Conference will be held at the
National Taiwan Ocean University and at the Howard Civil Service
International House (Taipei), Taiwan, during the period September 2nd - 7th,
2018. Lectures and poster sessions will focus on the most topical aspects in
the area of metabolism, biochemistry, molecular biology with special
emphasis on cancer, other diseases and clinical aspect of polyamines. All
scientists and students interested in this exciting area of research are kindly
encouraged to attend
Han-Jia Lin National Taiwan Ocean University
Enzo Agostinelli SAPIENZA University of Rome
Kazuei Igarashi Chiba University
The meeting will start on Sunday September 2nd, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. The early autumn weather in Taipei is very nice to travel. It is around 24-28 degree Celsius. The Conference site is located in downtown Taipei and it is very easy to reach.
Hotel website: http://www.howard-hotels.com.tw/en/civil- service/home/
Most international flight will arrive in Taoyuan International Airport . The best way to go to the hotel is by Taoyuan Airport Metro + Taxi. It only takes 35 min to reach Taipei main station by Metro (Taoyuan Metro fee: 160 NT dollars). From Taipei main station, please take a taxi to the hotel (approx. fee 160 NT dollars). Airport information: https://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english Metro information: https://www.taoyuan-airport.com/english/taoyuan_metro
Some international flights from Asia arrive in this airport. The best way to go to the hotel is by Taxi (approx. fee 180 NT dollars). Alternatively the hotel can be reached by Taoyuan Airport Metro + Taipei Metro. From Taipei main station of Taoyuan Airport Metro, please transfer to the Taipei Metro Green line (Songshan-Xindan line) from G13 (Beimen) to G08 (Taipower Building). Take the Exit 2 and walk about 400 meters to the hotel. (Taipei Metro fee: 20 NT dollars) Airport information: https://www.tsa.gov.tw/tsa/en/home.aspx
Moreover, the hotel can also be reached by Taipei Metro. Please take the Brown line (Wenhu line) from BR13 (Songshan airport) to BR11/G16 (Nanjing-Fuxing) and change to Green line (Songshan-Xindan line) from G16 to G08 (Taipower Building). Take the Exit 2 and walk about 400 meters to the hotel. (Metro fee: 30 NT dollars) Taipei Metro: http://english.metro.taipei