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Conference Venue

The University of Bolton, England, UK

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Visa Requirements

Abstract Acceptance Letter should be sufficient to obtain visa if required.  In addition, should you require Special Invitation Letter, contact the Conference Secretariat at info@technical-textile.com with your requirement. Please click here for further information.


The University of Bolton is easily accessible by air, road and rail and flights directly from majority of countries worldwide.

Conference Badges

All participants and accompanying persons must wear the Conference identification badge in a visible place. Entrance to meeting halls, poster, exhibition areas and catering will not be permitted to any person without a conference badge.

Visual Equipment

All meeting halls will be equipped with necessary equipment for presentations.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is not permitted inside areas of the congress venue.  However, designated areas are clearly marked.

Electric Current

The standard is 240 volts, with 3 prong style plugs.

Special Needs

Delegates and accompanying persons with special needs should inform the Conference Secretariat at info@technical-textile.com of any special requirements. All Conference areas are easily accessible for persons with special needs (PSN).

Liability and Insurance

The organizers cannot be held responsible for accidents to conference participants or accompanying persons, for damage, or loss of personal property or cancellation expenses. Participants are kindly advised to carry out their own insurance arrangements during their stay in Greece.

Currency & Credit Card

The UK currency is the GBP (£).  Cash may be exchanged in banks and exchange offices during office hours. The official exchange rate is listed daily at the banks and exchange offices. All major credit cards are accepted at most hotels, restaurants and stores.  

Credit Cards

Visa, Master Card and other well known credit cards are also accepted by the majority of shops, rent -a-car companies and hotels. You may also use your credit card to draw cash from ATMs located throughout the City.


Bolton and Manchester is the ideal destination to shop for a wide variety of products, catering to everybody's tastes and wishes. Prices are very reasonable in relation to product quality and visitors will be able to find something for every budget. Manchester United football club is only 30 minutes away.


You will find a wide variety of excellent restaurants offering a diversity cuisine from around the world. We strongly recommend for you to taste local delicacies.

Climate and Clothing

The climate in UK is fairly warm during the whole day, but for all outdoor evening events, a light sweater may be useful.

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