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General Information

Accompanying partners

The participation of a person accompanying a journalist is only possible by purchasing a Partner Package (PDF, 1.6 MB).

Currency rate

The currency in Greece is Euro (EUR).

EUR 1 = USD 1,14 / USD 1 = EUR 0,88 (FEB 2022)

Dress code

Get-together and press conference: smart casual

Dinner: semi-formal

Emergency telephone numbers

Police, Fire brigade and Ambulance:

Call: 112 (no prefix needed)


All event-related costs, which are part of the official program, will be carried.

Please settle your private expenses (mini bar, telephone, individual snacks & drinks) at the reception desk before your departure. These additional costs are not covered.



Telephone calls abroad

The international prefix for Greece is +30.
For international calls from Greece dial 00 first, and then the appropriate country code.


We will take care of all transfers from/to the airport and any transportation during the official program in Athens. Please look out for the IFA hostesses /signs at the airport. They will guide you to your bus.

Travel Agency

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT)

Phone: +49 (0)30 24650 9031 (24hrs)




The standard electrical current in Greece is 230 V, 50 Hz

Plug & Socket type: C and F


The average temperature reaches up to around 20°C (that's about 68°F), and at night dips as low as 12°C (about 53°F).

Health & Safety

Health & Safety