Whether this is your first time to Pittcon or you have attended past Conferences, we invite you to visit our International Visitor Center when you arrive at the convention center.
The International Visitor Center is easily recognizable by its colorful international flag decor. You will receive a very warm welcome from Pittcon Committee members and conference week staff.
The International Visitors Center
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Monday – Wednesday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
The International Visitors Center Offers:
- Multi-lingual interpreters to help solve any registration issues and assist you with any aspect of your attendance while at Pittcon 2013.
- Posting of attendance numbers for Pittcon 2013 from different countries.
- An area furnished with tables and chairs to participate in informal discussions with Committee members or other conferees.
- Register with the International Connection to connect with other attendees from around the world.
Where: Terrace Ballroom A (Pennsylvania Convention Center)
Admission will be by ticket only. Tickets will be available at the International Visitors Service Center.
International Resources and Useful Links
U.S. Department of State – An official source of information about United States visa policy and procedures.
International Visitors Office (IVO) – Resource on visa-related issues for the National Academies, Academy members, and the scientific community.
I Need to Know – All About United States Visas.
Passport Information – Foreign Embassies in the United States.