CPSA Shanghai 2014
The New Era of Personalized Medicine:
Innovative Approaches for Drug Discovery and Development
Travel to Shanghai
Attendees traveling to CPSA Shanghai will want to arrive into the Shanghai International Airport (PVG).
The Renaissance Shanghai Pudong Hotel is a 40-minute taxi ride from the airport (~150CNY / US$25). Your taxi driver may not speak English, but you can download and print out an instruction card to give to the taxi driver indicating that you wish to go to the Renaissance Shanghai Hotel.
Foreigneers traveling to China will require a visa in order to enter the country. This visa is simple to obtain, and we recommend using a visa agent to submit your application such as ItsEasy Passport and Visa Services. They will help guide you through the process.
Applying for a Conference Visa
(90-Day maximum stay)
To apply for a single visa specifically for attending the CPSA Shanghai 2014 meeting, you should apply for a single 3-month visa.
You can complete the forms and process online at itseasy.com
Start by selecting Nationality, Visa Type and State of Residency to begin the process.
For the application, please enter your contact unit in China as:
MICE Partner Consulting Company, Ltd.
Room 411, Zhenxin Biz Bld
No. 2199 South Qilianshan Rd, 201824, Shanghai
As this visa will be good only for travel 90 days from the date of issue, you should apply for your visa no earlier than February 10, 2014 and no later than March 22, 2014.
Applying for Dual Entry or Multiple Entry "Business Trip" Visa
(Valid for 6 - 12 months)
If you are planning to do additional business in China, you can apply for a dual entry or multiple entry visa. Application for this type of visa is similar, but requires some additional paperwork, specifically a letter of invitation from a Chinese company with whom you do/will do business.
Start by selecting Nationality, Visa Type and State of Residency to begin the process and follow it exactly as outlined.