Hotel booking and Russian visa obtaining

Dear 16WCSI participants!

16WCSI Organizing Committee remind you that in order to obtain a Russian visa you may need a hotel booking confirmation and an official invitation to the conference from Organizing Committee. We recommend you to clarify the procedure and terms of obtaining a Russian visa at the Consulate of the Russian Federation in your country in advance. 

Please also book in advance at the hotel "St. Petersburg" - the venue of the conference. Promocode for boking at that hotel - 16WCSI.

For an official invitation to 16WCSI, please contact the Organizing Committee by If you will be accompanied by other persons who also need an invitation for  visa obtaining - please specify them in the appropriate field of your personal page at the 16WCSI website and your mail to 16WCSI Organizing Committee.

Sincerely yours
16WCSI Organizing Committee

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