Institute of Advanced Studies in Climate Extremes and Risk Management

Nanjing, China, (provisional) 21 October - 1 November 2019

 

The activity will take place at Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST). The address is:

Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology (NUIST)
No.219, Ningliu Road
Nanjing
Jiangsu, 210044
P.R. China

(Further information will become available for the confirmed participants.) 

 

Transportation

For those traveling to Nanjing from outside China, it is best to reach Nanjing either by plane directly to Nanjing or by plane to Shanghai and then by train to Nanjing. It takes less than 2 hours from Shanghai to Nanjing by high speed trains - see train schedule: https://english.ctrip.com/trains/#ctm_ref=nb_tn_top.

 

Accommodation

Information on hotel researvation will be sent to confirmed participants, following the invitation.

 

Immigration and Health Requirement

A valid passport (and visa if applicable) is necessary for all persons entering China. An official invitation letter will be sent to the participants when the local organizer receives the attached visa assistance form.

Latest entry and health requirements can be obtained from the Embassy of China in your country.

 

Money

Local currency is the Chinese Yuan (RMB), with the approximate value 1 Euro = 8.37 RMB, 1 USD = 6.33 RMB (Rates on XXX, 2018). The exchange rates are subject to daily variations. Chinese currency is decimal. Notes come in 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, and 1 yuan denominations. Coins come in 10c, 50c denominations.

Major currencies can be exchanged at the hotels or banks nearby. The most common credit cards (e.g., Visa, MasterCard) are accepted at major hotels and stores.

 

Weather

For information on the temperature during April, daily weather forecasts, etc, please visit the websites either at: http://www.cma.gov.cn/en/

 

Time

The China Standard Time (Beijing Standard Time) is eight hours ahead of UTC/GMT.