ENBIS-12 in Ljubljana

9 – 13 September 2012 Abstract submission: 15 January – 10 May 2012

Venue

ENBIS-12 will take place at the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Economics (FELU), an internationally recognized EQUIS and AACSB-accredited education and research institution in the area of business and economics. For FELU address and information on how to get to FELU once you're in Ljubljana please refer to the file ENBIS-12_Conference_Venue.pdf at the bottom of this page.

Travel

Ljubljana can be reached by plane, train, bus or car. For detailed information please refer to the file ENBIS-12_Travel_Information.pdf at the bottom of this page. Further information can be obtained from FELU's official travel and hotel information agent who would also be pleased to help you arrange your transfer from the airport to the hotel and back and inform you about possible sighseeings in Ljubljana as well as organize your excursions to different parts of Slovenia.

Visa Information

To enter the Republic of Slovenia, EU/EEA citizens need only a valid identity card. If you are not an EU/EEA citizen, please check the web page of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia or contact the nearest Slovenian Embassy or consulate for details concerning current passport and visa requirements.

Accommodation

The conference organizers pre-reserved a number of rooms in several hotels around the venue but can only hold them for a limited period of time. For a detailed overview please refer to the file ENBIS-12_Hotel_List.docx at the bottom of this page. Do not forget to use the booking reference ENBIS2012 when making a reservation. Should you need any help please contact FELU's official travel and hotel information agent.

Note added on August 24th: The fees in the file ENBIS-12_Hotel_List.docx do not apply at this time anymore. However, FELU's official travel and hotel information agent will do its utmost to help you find accommodation that will suite your needs.

Weather and climate

Slovenia's climate varies from Alpine in the north, across Mediterranean in the coastal region to continental in the Pannonian Plain in the northeastern part of the country. The average temperature in July is slightly above 20°C and the average temperature in January approximately 0°C. During summer, the weather in Ljubljana is affected by warm air streams moving from the Mediterranean, so summers in Ljubljana are relatively hot and autumns usually very pleasant. Click here for the current weather forecast for Ljubljana.

Currency

The official currency of Slovenia as a European Union member state is the Euro (€). Most shops across the country accept international credit and debit cards. Slovenia has a widespread ATM cash machine network.

Value Added Tax (VAT)

Numerous shops advertising "Tax-Free Shopping" in their windows make it possible for visitors from non-European Union countries to receive a refund of value added tax paid on a minimum of 50 euros worth of goods purchased in a single shop within a single day on condition that the goods are taken outside the country within three months from the purchase date.