Please find here all World Congress related news in a chronological order.
17 March 2020: Update on COVID-19
6th World Congress remains on schedule
With the recent decision of the Danish Government to close its borders until 13 April 2020, we wish to reassure all colleagues and members that the 6th World Congress is still planned to take place in Copenhagen from 3-6 June 2020. Safety for all our international guests remains our first priority and we continue to follow the recommendations and information provided by the relevant Danish and international authorities while carefully monitoring the developments.
Further updates will be published on a weekly basis here.
We will provide regular updates on the situation on a weekly basis here.
11 March 2020: Statement on COVID-19
The organising team of the 6th World Congress continues to closely monitor the developments of the spread and prevention of the corona virus (COVID-19) and would like to assure all our colleagues that their well-being and safety is of paramount importance to us. From the information available at this stage, and following the recommendations from the Danish Health Authority, the World Health Organization(WHO) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), there is currently no indication that the 6th World Congress is to be cancelled or postponed.
In light of the current situation, and to help with individual decision-making regarding travel arrangements, the Early Bird Registration deadline has been extended for one month. Cancellation policies remain unaffected.
We will provide regular updates on the situation, with the next update due on 25 March 2020.
10 March 2020: Early Bird Registration deadline has been extended until 29 March 2020!
In light of the current situation, and to help with individual decision-making regarding travel arrangements, the Early Bird Registration deadline has been extended until 29 March 2020. Cancellation policies remain unaffected.
09 March 2020: Possible Hotel Booking Scams
Be aware of possible scams!
We would like to alert all delegates and group coordinators to be aware of possible scams. Please use only trusted online registration through the official congress website and accommodation services for bookings.
EUROKONGRESS GmbH & our local partner DIS Congress Service A/S do not place any telephone calls requesting any booking or payment details of delegates!
03 March 2020: Statement on COVID-19
In light of the latest developments regarding the spread of COVID-19, we would like to share the following:
From the information available at this stage and based on the data shared by our partners from the World Health Organization as well as from the Danish health authorities, the destination of the 6th World Congress of PGHAN remains low risk. According to current knowledge on the virus, improvement of the situation is to be expected. We will continue to carefully monitor the situation. Updated information will be shared here.