Tourist information

The conference Secretariat will be available to give you more information about Göteborg, make restaurant reservations, or assist you in any other way during your stay. For additional information please visit

The information contained on this on this page and the useful information page can be downloaded as a pdf-file here:
Useful Information (pdf-file, 64 Kb)


Banks are open between 10.00 and 15.00 on weekdays. Some banks in the city centre are open from 09.00 to 17.00. 

The official currency is Swedish Krona (SEK).
1 EUR = SEK 10,82 (January 2009)
1 USD = SEK 8,19 (January 2009)
For update on exchange rates please visit

The Organising Committee and Congrex Sweden AB accept no liability for any injuries/losses incurred by participants and/or accompanying persons, nor loss of, or damage to, any luggage and/or personal belongings.

Electrical current in Sweden is 220 V/50 Hz. Round, European-style two-pin plugs are used. Appliances designed to operate on 110/120 Volts need a voltage converter and a plug adapter.
Time Zone
The time zone in Stockholm is GMT + 1 hour. Daylight Saving Time is used during the summer.

Smoking policy
Sweden have a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants. Designated smoking areas are located outside.


Phone numbers

Taxi Göteborg  +46 (0)31 65 00 00
SAS Airline +46 (0)770 727 727
SOS (Emergency) 112

Contact: Congrex Sweden AB
Ref. EUROMAR 2008
Box 5078,  402 22 Göteborg, Sweden
Phone: +46 31 708 60 00
Fax: +46 31 708 60 25

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Organizers © Euromar 2009
Pictures from Gothenburg