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Invitation Letter

Invitation Letter

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

It is a great pleasure to invite you to join us for the 2nd International Education Meeting on Periodic Fever Syndromes and Autoinflammatory Diseases (AID Congress 2011), which will be held in Budapest, Hungary, October 21-23, 2011.

We would like to make sure that the forthcoming Meeting will be as good as the previous one and we even try to surpass it. Having regard for the recently published surprisingly-low incidence data of autoinflammatory syndromes in Central and Eastern Europe, this 2nd Meeting aims at examining the various possible ways of improvement in the health care of the region, exchanging the latest information and expertise as well as generating understanding and unity around the Eastern and Central Europe.

The AID Meeting 2011 in Budapest is intended for rheumatologists, immunologists, pediatricians, infectious disease specialists, family doctors, general practitioners and other physicians involved in management of patients with recurrent or periodic fever.

Attendance at the meeting is free of charge, but advance registration is required. Registration information is available on our webpage: www.ped- rheum.hu.
The Meeting will be held in Budapest, which is the capital city of Hungary. Cited as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, its extensive World Heritage Site includes the banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter, Andrássy Avenue, Heroes’ Square and the Millennium Underground Railway. Other highlights include a total of 80 geothermal springs, the world’s largest thermal water cave system, the second largest synagogue, and third largest Parliament building. You will surely experience a notable and unforgettable days in Budapest.

We hope that you will join us at the Meeting to foster a creative exchange of ideas and to build/enhance interactions with colleagues from many different countries. We are convinced that it will be rewarding experience for all of us. We look forward to seeing you in the beautiful and exciting city of Budapest.

Sincerely Yours,
  • Tamás Constantin
    Chairman
    Organizing Committee
    AID Meeting 2011

  • Tadej Avcin
    Chairman
    Organizing Committee
    AID Meeting 2011

General Information

Venue
Hotel Mercure Budapest Buda
Language
The official language of the Congress is English.
Climate

Hungary has a temperate continental climate.

Budapest has a transitional climate that is influenced
by the weather of the Transdanubian region (mild and
rainy) and the weather of the Great Plain (variable).

Autumn is usually cool, foggy and rainy.

The daily temperature fluctuation can be quite high. Highs can stay above 20°C until the end of October. Nights get colder and the first frost arrives usually in the second week of October. Short cool spells vary with brilliant weather, the Indian Summer can last for weeks on end.

Visa

Some participants may require a visa to travel to Hungary. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a Visa with no commitment from the organizers to provide any financial support.

Congress Secretarist
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