General Information

Congress Venue

Park Plaza Victoria London
239 Vauxhall Bridge Road
London, SW1V1EQ, UK
Tel: +44 333 400 6140


Thursday 24 October - Friday 25 October 2019


The official language of the Congress is English.

Congress Kit and Name Badge

Upon registration you will receive a congress kit that includes the printed material of the Congress and your name badge. Please wear your name badge at all times during the conference and to all official conference events.


October in London is usually a mixture of rainy and sunny days. Around 20 days of the month will have some light to moderate rain.  Temperatures toward the end of the month range between 14ºC (57ºF) during the day to 8ºC (46ºF) at night.     

Getting to and from the Congress Venue 

The Central London Park Plaza Victoria London hotel is within minutes walk away from London Victoria National Railway station and London Underground station serving Gatwick Express.



Participants from certain countries may require a visa in order to travel to London. We recommend that participants check with their local Consulate/Embassy well in advance of their travel date. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa as necessary.  Please bear in mind that you may require extra time when arriving in the UK due changes with passport control in line with Brexit.

Invitation Letters

An official letter of invitation designed to assist with obtaining an entry visa is available to delegates upon request from the Congress secretariat. Please note that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the Organising Committee to provide any financial assistance.

Liability & Insurance

The Congress secretariat and organisers cannot accept any liability for personal accidents or loss of/damage to private property of participants of Palliative-Care2019.

Dress Code

Informal for all occasions.

Congress Secretariat 

Tel UK:  +44 (0)203 051 4032 ext 525
Tel US: +1 (0)1 857 400 0035 ext 525