General information

Congress Venue
Radisson Blu Park Royal Palace Hotel Schlossallee 8 Vienna 1140, Austria +43 189 110
16-17 November 2020
The official language of the congress English
Congress Kit and Name Badge
Upon arrival at the congress venue you will receive a congress kit that includes the printed material of the congress and your name badge. Please wear your name badge at all times during the congress and to all official congress events.
Transportation from Airport to Congress Venue

From Vienna International Airport

  • Public transport: Take the train to Wien Mitte and switch to the U3 metro to Johnstraße (1km from the hotel). It takes about 45 minutes.
  • Taxi: The ride takes approximately 31 minutes (26km).
Participants from certain countries may require a visa in order to travel to Austria.
Participants are requested to check with their local Austrian Consulate/Embassy well in advance of their travel date. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa as necessary.
Invitation Letters

Official letters of invitation designed to assist with obtaining an entry visa can be made upon request. In order to receive an invitation letter for visa purposes, send an email to with the following information:

  • Conference Name
  • Prefix (Mr./Ms./Dr./Prof. etc.)
  • Full Name (as it appears in your passport)
  • Complete Mailing Address
  • Passport Number

Please note that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the Organising Committee or Congress to provide any financial assistance.

Liability & Insurance
The congress secretariat and organizers cannot accept any liability for personal accidents or loss of/damage to private property of participants of SOPATE2020.
Dress Code
Informal for all occasions.
Congress Secretariat

Tel UK:  +44-203-051-4032
Tel US:  +1-857-400-0035