Congress Venue

Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel & Conference Centre

17 Boulevard Saint-Jacques
Paris 75014, France
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel

Sponsorship and Exhibition Contact

COGI Secretariat
c/o MCI Geneva
75 Rue de Lyon
C.P. 502 CH-1211
Geneva 13
Tel. +972 73 706 6950
Fax. +972 3 725 6266
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The official language of the Congress is English.

Registration Desk

The registration desk will be open during the following hours:

Thursday, December 4, 2014 12:00 - 19:00
Friday, December 5, 2014 07:30 - 18:00
Saturday, December 6, 2014 08:00 - 18:00
Sunday, December 7, 2014 08:00 - 11:00

Name badge

All participants and exhibitors are kindly requested to wear their name badges throughout the Congress in order to be admitted to the lecture halls and scheduled activities.

Evaluations and survey

Session evaluations will be included in the on-line post-congress survey participants will receive via e-mail after the congress

Certificate of attendance

Certificates of attendance will be available for all participants. Please ensure that you have your name badge with you as you will need the barcode which appears on your badge in order to print your certificate.


The exhibition will be open during the sessions’ hours. Lunch and coffee breaks will be held at the exhibition area


Business casual for all occasions

Smoking policy

This is a non-smoking event

Travel & Visa

Participants requiring a visa for entry to France are strongly advised to file their application in their home country at least 3 months before the intended date of travel. If in doubt, information can be obtained from your nearest French Embassy or Consulate, or from your travel agency