General Information

Climate and Clothing

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

Currency

   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

MasterCard.

Tipping

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.

Insurance

 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: ptm2020@csm.org.cn   Website: www.ptm2020.com

Key Dates
Author's Registration Deadline:
Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Early Registration Deadline (Regular Participant):
Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Abstract Submission

Individual Registration

Group Registration

Hotel Reservation