Congress Information

Meeting Venue
COPD ISTANBUL will be held at Point Hotel Barbaros between March 7-10, 2013 in Istanbul - Turkiye.

Point Hotel Barbaros which is one of the most prominent congress venues in Istanbul has been selected as the meeting venue. Point Hotel Barbaros has hosted many prestigious meetings up to now, and offers numerous facilities to both individual participants and participating companies. The hotel is located in the heart of the business center of Istanbul with a dazzling view of the Bosphorus and the historic town of Istanbul. The new unique design offers a seamless blend of comfort and technology.

Meeting Language
Official congress languages are English and Turkish. Simultaneous translation will be available from Turkish to English on all sessions.

Speaker's Ready Room
The Speaker Ready Room will be located at the meeting venue and will be operating during the meeting, with its high technology equipment.

Letter of Invitation
An official invitation letter can be produced from the online registration system. Please contact organizing secretariat for special request.. This letter should not be considered as an offer of financial support from the organizers.

Registration and Information Services
All participants who have not previously registered will be able to complete their registration formalities at the "On-Site Registration Desk" on and after March 7, 2013.

Registration desk will be at the entrance of the meeting venue and will be open from 07:00 to 18:00 during meeting dates.

Certification of Attendance
All participants will be issued a certification of attendance. You can collect your certificates from the registration desk from March 9th, 2013.

Name Badge
All participants are kindly advised to wear their name badges at all times during the meeting. Entrance to scientific sessions will be through a barcode system printed on your name badge.

Exhibition Area
An industrial exhibition will be available throughout the meeting. The exhibition will take place at the foyers of Point Hotel Barbaros and will be open during meeting hours.

For exhibition invitation and information, please contact the Organization Secretariat:


K2 Conference & Event Management
Kosuyolu Mh. Ali Nazime Sk. No:45 Kosuyolu 34718 Kadikoy/Istanbul/Turkiye
copdistanbul@k2-events.com