General Information

Venue: Metropolitan Hotel
11 Trumpeldor Street
Tel Aviv, Israel

Date: February 21-22, 2018

Language: The language of instruction for lectures and all of the material presented on the screen will be in English.
We commit to providing an instructor-to-student ratio of approximately 1:6, and all of our instructors are proficient in English (a significant number of them native English-speakers).

Letters of Invitation: Upon request, the Secretariat will send a personal invitation to participate in the course. Such an invitation is only meant to help visitors raise travel funds or obtain a visa and is not a commitment to provide financial support.

Transportation from Airport: Ben-Gurion International Airport is located 20 minutes from Tel Aviv. Airport train and private taxi service provide fast and economic transportation.

For more information on Israel: Please see here

Visas: All visitors to Israel are required to have a valid passport, and for some countries, a visa is required. For more information please contact your nearest embassy, consulate or local travel agency well in advance. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required.

Currency / Exchange: Israel’s currency is the New Israeli Shekel (NIS). International major credit cards are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shops. Exchange offices and ATM machines are easily available throughout the city and at the Ben Gurion International Airport.

Climate: The weather in February is cool with possible rain, temperatures ranging from 6-14°C / 45-60°F.

Clothing: Clothing is informal for all occasions. A sweater or jacket is also recommended, as the conference rooms may be cool.

IMPORTANT NOTES: ISAS International Seminars, and their agents, shall not be responsible for and shall be exempt from all liability in respect of any loss, damage, injury, accident, delay or inconvenience to any person, or his/her luggage or any other property for any reason whatsoever, for any tourist services provided.
Personal travel and health insurance is recommended.

For further information and registration:
Academic consultants:
Dr. Simon Vulfsons:
Dr. John Kent: