Learn more about general meeting guidelines and information below:
Banks & Foreign Exchange Offices
Certificate of Attendance
Certificates of Attendance will be emailed to all attendees after the Congress.
Montreal’s average weather in June is a high of 75 degrees Fahrenheit (24 C) with a low of 58 degrees Fahrenheit (14 C).
Canada uses the Canadian dollar.
Canada uses the plug types A and B.
Emergency Phone Numbers
Dial 911 in case of an emergency
Insurance and Liability
It is recommended that participants obtain adequate insurance coverage for travel, health and accidents before they depart from their countries of residence. The ISTH as organizers cannot accept responsibility for personal injuries, or loss of, or damage to private property belonging to the conference participants and accompanying persons.
Italian Pharmaceutical Companies and Delegates
The official language of the meeting is English. There is no simultaneous translation service provided. The official languages of Canada are English and French.
Lost and Found
As a courtesy to speakers and other participants, all mobile phones and pagers must be switched off when attending sessions or symposia.
A parent room will be available. Location coming soon.
A prayer room will be available on-site. Location coming soon.
Program changes will be made public via the official ISTH 2022 Congress Mobile App and the website.
Please note that this is a non-smoking meeting. Smoking is not permitted inside or outside the meeting halls nor in the exhibition area.
There is a 5% GST sales tax in Quebec.
In Quebec it is common to tip servers and bartenders about 18-20% on meals. Tipping taxi/rideshare drivers 10-20%. The standard to tip for $2-5 for valet and hotel.
The Congress will take place at the Palais des congrès de Montréal located at 159, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, 9e étage, Montréal, QC H2Z 1H.