Frequently Asked Questions

Travel information
VISA requirements
Airport Information
Tipping
Currency
Electric Power Plugs and Voltage
VAT
Language
Telephone

Conference Information
Payment Information
Presentation Instructions for Speakers and Posters
Conference Venue Address

Tourism, Shopping & Entertainment


Travel information
VISA requirements
It is the traveler's responsibility to obtain the necessary passport and visa for entry to Sweden.

Airport Information
International ights arrive at Stockholm Arlanda airport, located between Stockholm and Uppsala, with fast train (Arlanda Express) or bus (Flygbussarna) trans- port to Stockholm city. Stockholm can also be reached by train from central Eu- rope (6 hr from Copenhagen) of by ferry over the Baltic Sea. KTH is close to the underground station ‘Tekniska Högskolan’ and approximately 40 min walk from the main station.

Tipping
Tipping in Sweden isn't as established as in many other countries. It's always welcome but not expected. When eating out in Sweden it is common to to round up to the nearest big number. For example if your bill comes to 380 SEK, you can round up to 400 SEK.

Currency
The krona; plural: kronor; sign: kr; code: SEK) is the official currency of Sweden. Both the ISO code "SEK" and currency sign "kr" are in common use.

Sweden is a cash free society, cash is rarely used, credit card are accepted.

Electric Power Plugs and Voltage
For Sweden there are two associated plug types, types C and F. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type F is the plug which has two round pins with two earth clips on the side. Sweden operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.

VAT
The Swedish standard VAT rate can be up to 25.0%

Language
Swedish is the official language of Sweden and is spoken by the vast majority of the 10.23 million inhabitants of the country.

Telephone
The country code is +46

Conference Information
Presentation Instructions for Speakers and Posters
• Keynote presentations will be 40 minutes, including time for questions
• Invited Oral presentations will be 20 minutes, including time for questions
• Oral presentations will be 20 minutes, including time for questions
• Poster presentation size: 90-cm wide × 150-cm high (The A0 portrait format (84.1-cm wide × 118.9-cm high) is recommended for the posters).
• Presentations must be set up prior to the beginning of the session
• Preferred: Bring your presentation on a memory stick compatible with a PC computer

The joint morning session will be sent live and be recorded to be accessible for all ISE members through the ISE member page during the conference days (no registration required). This session will start with the keynote lecture and continue with presentations selected by the organizing committee from the submitted abstracts s1-6 and will be organized based on methods

Poster sessions will be scheduled physically each day of the conference. Active presenters are expected to be at the conference physically. On-line attendance is only passive.

Alternatively: Personal laptop computers may be used, but you must ensure compatibility with the LCD projector prior to the start of the session. Also bring a memory stick as a backup.
Overhead projectors will not be supplied except upon special request at least one month before the conference and at the speaker's expense.

Conference Venue Address
The conference will take place at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology campus “Valhallavägen” located in the northern part of the city center.

Tourism, Shopping & Entertainment
https://www.visitstockholm.com/