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IEEE Sections Congress 2014 (SC2014) will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, at the Rai Convention Center, 22–24 August 2014.

This page contains logistical information including convention center location, weather, local tourism, and dress code.


 

Event location

Convention Center:          

Rai Convention Center

Europaplein
NL 1078 GZ
Amsterdam
The Netherlands
 

Postbus 77777
NL 1070 MS Amsterdam
The Netherlands
T: +31 (0) 20 549 12 12
F: +31 (0) 20 646 44 69

Airports:

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) – 9 miles/14 km
Mass transit is available

 

 
 

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Registration

Registration is open.

Within the registration site, there is a link to reserve your hotel room.

 
 

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Travel visa requirements

If you are planning a short stay in the Netherlands, you may need a travel visa, depending on your nationality.

SC2014 registrants can request a visa letter during the registration process. Simply answer "yes" when asked "Do you require a visa letter?" and the letter will be e-mailed to you after full payment is received.

 
 
 

Airline discount codes

United

  • Discount/Offer Code: ZQUE277033
  • United Airlines extends a 5%-10% discount off fares to conference attendees traveling between 17 August 2014 and 28 August 2014 to and from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS)
  • Reserve through www.united.com or by calling United Meetings at +1 800 426 1122
  • This code cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts

Delta

  • Discount/Meeting Code: NMGV6
  • Delta Airlines extends a 5%-10% discount off fares to conference attendees traveling between 13 August 2014 and 29 August 2014 to and from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS)
  • Delta has numerous code-share partners within Europe
  • To utilize the discount, please call Delta Meetings at 800 328 1111 to make your reservation.
  • This code cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts and does not apply to L,O,X,V fare class
 
 
 

Mobile app and Internet access

There will be free wi-fi in the RAI Convention Center and the hotels.

There will also be a SC2014 mobile app.

 
 

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Amsterdam tourism

A few links to Amsterdam travel and tourism Web sites:

 
 

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Dress code

The suggested dress code for Sections Congress 2014:

  • Opening and Honors Ceremonies: business attire
  • All other sessions: business casual
 
 

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