General Information

Climate and Clothing

        During June and July, the average temperature in Xi’an 22-33℃.


   Only CNY is acceptable at regular store and restaurants. Foreign currency or

traveler’s checks can be change into CNY at major banks, hotels and airports.

Credit Cards

   Credit cards are widely accepted. Commonly recognized cards include Visa and



There is no custom of tipping anywhere in China, even at hotels and restaurants.

On certain occasions, however, a service charge is added to the bill.

Electrical Appliances

 The voltage in China is 220 volts for electrical appliances. Electrical sockets usually accept two-pronged (vertical) plugs and three-pronged (vertical) plugs.


 The organizer cannot accept responsibility for accidents which might occur. It is recommended that participants take out adequate medical, travel and personal
insurance prior to the commencement of travel.

Contact (about the conference)

 Dr. Hao Chen, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

 Mr. Xin Zhao, Ms. Fang Liu, The Chinese Society for Metals, 76 Xueyuan Nanlu,     
Beijing 100081, China

 Phone: + 86 10 6521 1205   

 Fax: + 86 10 6512 4122

 Email:   Website:

Key Dates
Abstract Submission Deadline:
Thursday, December 31, 2020
Extended Abstract Submission Deadline:
Sunday, January 31, 2021

Abstract Submission

Individual Registration

Group Registration

Hotel Reservation