Living and requirements

Bank & Shopping:
Banking and shopping facilities are available near the hotels and symposium centres. In the downtown area, near the symposium centres, there are many shops, restaurants, fast-
food places, bars and cafes.


Climate:
In September, the average temperature’s 23ºC in Izmir, peaking at 29ºC in the hottest part of the day.You might also want to pack a jumper or cardigan for when
you’re exploring the local shops, bars and restaurants in the evenings.


Electricity:
The electricity supply in Turkey is 220 volts. You can purchase adaptors in local hardware stores.


Transportation:
Public transportation system in İzmir is a combination of three main transportation networks (urban-underground rail systems, bus lines and ferry lines ).