General Information

Catalonia Palace of Congresses
Tel: +34 933 644 400
Av. Diagonal, 661-671, 08028 Barcelona ESPAÑA

March 8-12, 2017

English is the official language of the Symposium

Symposium Schedule
Wednesday March 8, 2017 08:00-14:50 Pre-Symposium Post-Graduate Courses
  15:10-20:00 Symposium Sessions
  20:30-22:00 DIP Welcome Reception
Thursday March 9, 2017 07:00-08:00 National Study Groups
  07:00-20:00 Symposium Sessions
Friday March 10, 2017 07:00-08:00 National Study Groups
  07:00-19:00 Symposium Sessions
Saturday March 11, 2017 07:00-16:20 Symposium Sessions
  16:20-16:30 DIP Closing Ceremony

Registration and Hospitality Desk
Wednesday March 8, 2017 07:00-20:30  
Thursday March 9, 2017 06:00-20:00  
Friday March 10, 2017 06:30-19:00  
Saturday March 11, 2017 06:30-16:30  


Informal for all occasions

The typical temperature in Barcelona during the time of the Symposium is 15°C (59°F).

Prior to booking flights, registrants are strongly advised to confirm with their travel agent whether they require a Visa to travel to Poland. Generally, a foreign citizen who wishes to enter Italyis required to obtain a Visa. However, nationals of certain countries do not require a Visa if the meet Visa exemption requirements.
Information about Visa requirements can be found on the World Travel Guide website:
ComtecMed will not be responsible for any cancellations or delays caused by authorities due to a lack of Visa or other required documentation.

E-Poster Abstracts
E-poster abstracts will be available for viewing via plasma screens on-site during the Symposium.
All registered participants are invited to view the presentations.

CME Certificate
All registered participants will receive a username and password via email following the symposium. Participants will be asked to complete their CME Accreditation Feedback Form online by logging in with their username and password on the Symposium website:
Once the CME Feedback Form is completed and submitted online, your EACCME Certificate will be available for download.

Certificate of Attendance
Your Certificate of Attendance for The 9th International DIP Symposium on Diabetes, Hypertension, Metabolic Syndrome & Pregnancy (DIP)will be provided at the end of the Congress, which you will be able to collect accordingly.

The Symposium Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents, nor loss of or damage to private property of participants, either during or directly arising from the DIPSymposium. Participants should make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.

Symposium Secretariat

Please do not hesitate to contact the Secretariat if you require any additional information or assistance. Please address all correspondence to: