For more information, questions, or to be added to our mailing list, please send your name, information, and questions to with the mention “XTOP2018 Conference”.

English is the official language of the Conference.

Your badge is your admission to the scientific sessions, lunches, coffee breaks and social events. Participants are kindly requested to wear it at all times at the conference venue.

Participants requiring a VISA to travel to Italy are kindly asked to apply for the request in their Country. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a VISA. Please consider that obtaining a VISA may require from two to six weeks from the date of application. Letters of invitation can only be issued to participants who have paid the conference registration fee.

The climate of Bari is typical Mediterranean, and September is generally sunny. The average maximum temperature in September is 18-30°C

Currency, credit cards and banking information
The official currency is € (Euro). Normal banking hours are from 09.00 am to 4.00 pm on weekdays. Automatic teller machines (ATMs) are available all over the city.

The organizers cannot accept liability for injury or damage involving people and property during the School and Conference. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Food allergy or intolerance
Participants are kindly requested to indicate any food allergy or intolerance in the registration form.