The symposium will take place at the Alisa Hotel North Ridge, located at 21 Dr. Issert Road – North Ridge, Accra – Ghana.

The assigned conference rooms for each session will be indicated closer to the time.

The social event on 26 of October will take place at another venue and this information will be shared with registered participants.

In-person participation is by invite only.

The plenary sessions will be live-streamed for interested remote participants available via the GEO Blue Planet Youtube channel

Arrival airport:

Kotoka International Airport (KIA): www.accra-airport.com (information on airlines, currency exchange, tourism etc.)

Visa requirements:

For visa requiements and entry conditions, click here. Note these are subject to change and it is strongly recommended to verify these conditions at the closest Embassy of Ghana to you.

Health requirements

For latest COVID-19 travel advice, visit the Ghana Embassy website in your country of residence. You can also check the guidelines available here.

Yellow fever requirements: The yellow fever vaccine (made at least 10 days before your departure) is mandatory and the international vaccination certificate must be presented upon arrival. Babies younger than 9 months are exempt from this obligation. 

Most hotels offer airport shuttle services. There is also a choice of private and pooled, taxis, uber, buses and car rentals. For more information, click here.