Ten things you should know about the Brussels Spring Symposium

Symposium Venue
SQUARE Brussels Meeting Centre
Glass Entrance
rue Mont des Arts
B-1000 Brussels

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1. Onsite Registration
Starting 25 May, registration is only possible onsite at the Symposium in Brussels and desks will be open during the following times:

Thursday, 25 May     7.30-18.00
Friday, 26 May          7.30-17.00
Saturday, 27 May      8.30-11.00

Thursday, 25 May     8.30-17.30
Friday, 26 May          8.30-17.30
Saturday, 27 May      8.30-10.00

The EADV has recently changed its database; this will be tested in Brussels for the first time. Implementing the new database system will bring many benefits – and we look forward to sharing these benefits with you on its inaugural run!

2. Exhibition 
In Hall 2, level -2, 13 companies will be showcasing their latest products and research results. Visit the exhibition to learn about the innovations, to network and to exchange and share experiences on all aspects of Dermatology and Venereology with sector industry leaders.

The Exhibition area will be open during the following hours:
Thursday, 25 May     9.30-17.30
Friday, 26 May          9.30-17.30
Saturday, 27 May      9.00-12.00

Access to the exhibition is restricted to Health Care Providers only.

3. Industry Sessions
On Friday 26 May 2017, at 17.00, five industry sessions are organised. These sessions are organised by the industries to facilitate the presentation of research results and share their perspectives on the topics presented.  We invite you to visit the official Industry Programme at the following page:
Access to Satellite Symposia and Meet-the-Expert sessions may be limited to Health Care Professionals only.

4. Certificate of Attendance
The Certificate of Attendance may be printed directly onsite from the self-printing terminals in the Registration area starting from Friday, 26 May 2017 until the end of the Symposium.
Otherwise, you can download it directly from the EADV website at

5. CME-CPD Credits
Interested in collecting CME-CPD credits during the Brussels Symposium?
All you need is just ONE scan of your badge at the entrance of every session you attend. You will then be granted with the actual number of CME-CPD credits.
For more information and about how to download your certificate visit the following webpage:

6. EADV Events App
Don’t forget to download the EADV Events App onto your smartphone or tablet.
The application provides you with instant access to the full scientific programme, abstracts, session surveys and the latest news before, during and after the meeting! The voting option will also enable you to participate in the interactive sessions.
For onsite support, there will be an EADV Events App Support Desk at the New Tech Point, in Grand Hall 1 (level -2).

7. Social Media Interaction
Join in the fun on social media – and win prizes! We have a brand new EADV photo wall where you can take even better pictures. Don’t forget to post them on our Facebook page and tag EADV. If you post a photo of yourself and a message to Twitter or Instagram you could be in the chance to win EADV branded prizes every day. So start thinking about your dermatology messages now!
If you need any help with social media, please visit the Social Media Desk at the New Tech Point, in Grand Hall 1 (level -2).

8. Abstract USB Stick
You can also pick up your copy of the EADV Abstract USB stick from the New Tech Point, in Grand Hall 1 (level -2)

9. Symposium WiFi
Free Wi-Fi access will be available in the common areas of the venue and in the session rooms.
Username: EADV2017
Password: eadv2017

WiFi is sponsored by Lilly
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10. Security Information
For security reasons, upon entering the Symposium venue delegates will be asked to pass their belongings through an x-ray screening machine. This could result in longer waiting times. Any unattended luggage will be removed by the security services.

A meeting of NATO Heads of State and Government will be held on Thursday 25 May 2017 in Brussels. For this reason the security in the city will be increased and you might experience some traffic problems.

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