General Information

The conference will be held in Tromsø, Norway, at the University of Tromsø.

How to get there:
Scandinavian Airlines and Norwegian have direct flights to Tromsø from several destinations in Norway. From the capital, Oslo, the flight takes 1 hour and 50 minutes.

The Coastal Voyager has daily departures both northwards and southwards all year round. Approximate travel times are: Hammerfest (11 hours), Honningsvåg near North Cape (18 hours), Kirkenes (40 hours), Harstad (7 hours), Svolvær  in Lofoten (17 hours), Bodø (24 hours), Trondheim (54 hours) and Bergen (85 hours).

The main rule is that every foreign national need a visa in order to visit Norway. There are however exeptions to this rule.

These groups do not need a visa:

You can find the requirements for visa-free nationals here.

The national language is Norwegian, but most Norwegians speak English fluently. The official language of CSIXXXVIII is English.

Summer weather ranges from five degrees Celsius and rain to 28 degrees and beautiful sunshine. Check present weather condition here.
The Midnight Sun is visible from around May 21 to around July 21.