International Congress

AAGL-SEGi 2019

Pisa, Siena & Florence, 07 - 11 May 2019

General Information

FIRENZE FIERA CONGRESS CENTER


ARRIVING BY PLANE
The International Florence Airport "Amerigo Vespucci” (IATA code – FLR) is only 4 km away from the Florence city centre and can be easily reached by taxi or with the Ataf/Sita ‘Vola in Bus’ shuttle service, connecting the airport to the main railway station of Santa Maria Novella in just 15-20 minutes. Thanks to the connections with Rome Fiumicino Airport, Milan Malpensa and the main European capitals, Florence is easily connected to the rest of the world. The main car rental companies are to be found inside the airport.
The International Airport of Pisa "Galileo Galilei” (IATA code- PSA) is located 80 km from the city centre of Florence and is connected to the Tuscan capital by train (every hour) and by Terravision bus (full flight coverage with 18 return journeys). In addition to scheduled flights, the Pisa Airport also hosts many low-cost companies
Following the upgrading of the railway connections with Bologna – which can now be reached in just 35 minutes -the Guglielmo Marconi Airport in Bologna (IATA code – BLQ) can also be easily reached from the city of Florence.

ARRIVING BY TRAIN
The main railway station of Santa Maria Novella is located two minutes away on foot from the entrance of the Fair & Congress Center, and from the central reception of Firenze Fiera, on the ground floor of Palazzo degli Affari. The other two railway stations (Rifredi and Campo di Marte) are at a ten-minute distance from the central railway Station of Santa Maria Novella, or connected to it through local trains and city buses.

ARRIVING BY CAR
Florence is well connected with the main Italian cities, thanks to the Italian motorway network, thus making it easier to get to the city centre, where the fair & congress center is located.

LANGUAGE
The official language of the Congress will be English. All abstract submissions and presentations should be in English.

EDUCATIONAL CREDITS

For Italian physicians only - Il Congresso è stato accreditato dal Provider n.836 Bluevents srl, ai fini dell'Educazione Continua in Medicina per le seguenti professioni: Medico Chirurgo, specializzato in Ginecologia ed Ostetricia, Ostetriche ed Infermieri.
I crediti formativi assegnati sono n. 6. 
La Legislazione in materia di ECM non prevede l'assegnazione dei crediti formativi a specializzandi e ad altre professioni/discipline mediche differenti rispetto a quelle sopra elencate.
Per l'ottenimento dei crediti formativi i partecipanti regolarmente iscritti al Congresso sono tenuti ad indossare il badge elettronico durante tutti i lavori, partecipare almeno al 90% dei lavori scientifici, compilare sia la scheda di autocertificazione per verifica di apprendimento che la scheda di valutazione della qualità percepita.


EACCME® CREDITS
The SURGICAL RENAISSANCE - 15th International Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecology in affiliation with XIV Congresso Nazionale SEGi Special Edition, Florence, Italy, 08/05/2019 - 11/05/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) with 25 European CME Credits (ECMEC's)
Each medical Specialist can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the Event once he/she has completed the feedback form.
Please find below the breakdown of ECMEC's per day:

08.05.2019 - 7.00
09.05.2019 - 8.00
10.05.2019 - 7.00
11.05.2019 - 3.00


AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (AMA)
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialist and the American Medical Association,physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at :
www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme

REGISTRATION
Registration Fee includes access to all scientific sessions, access to exhibition area, congress kit, attendance badge, final scientific program, certificate of attendance
Cancellation must be made in writing to the Congress Secretariat. A full minus € 100 processing fee will be made upon written cancellation received by mail or fax by March 31, 2019. No refund will be made after this date. The refund will be made 30 days after the end of the Congress.


CANCELLATION OF THE CONGRESS-COURSES

Should the Congress/Courses be cancelled, Bluevents will refund all registration fees paid minus the administrative fee of  Euro 20,00- No party involved shall be entitled to any compensation for damages that result from cancellation. All refunds will be issued after the Congress/Courses.


HOTEL ACCOMMODATION
We strongly advise all participants to reserve hotel accommodation as soon as possible in order to benefit from the special rates.
In order to book your hotel please CLICK HERE


GROUP RESERVATION

For group reservation please contact the Organizing Secretariat at aaglsegi2019@segionline.it


INVITATION LETTER

The Congress Secretariat will send you a letter of invitation upon request.
The Organizing Committee would like to clearly state that the letter is only to help the participant to obtain the visa or to raise travel funds and has no further financial obligations from the Conference towards the participant.
The Congress Secretariat will only send you the letter of invitation after receipt of your registration and payment.

VISA
A valid passport is required for non-EU citizens for entry into Italy. An identity card is sufficient for citizens of EU Member States.
Please consult the Consulate nearest to you for special details.

INSURANCE
The Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents, and/or loss of and/or damage to private property of participants, either during or directly arising from the AAGL- SEGi 2019 Congress. Participants should arrange their own health and travel insurance for their trip.