• Hotel and Accommodation
    • The easiest way to book accommodation in Addis Ababa is to use one of the international hotel booking websites such as Booking.com or Trivago.
    • All major international hotel companies such as RadisonBlu, Intercontinental and Elili hotels are in walking distance to the conference venue.
  • Visa and Air Transportation
    • Addis Ababa Bole International Airport is the major international airport, with convenience to public transportation to the center of the city. Upon arrival at the airport, volunteers of University Deaf students will appear at the airport to receive the guests. They will have badges to be easily identified. They will take the participants to the hotel.
    • Visas will be available to African and overseas participants both online and upon arrival at the airport. Addis Ababa University will be working with Ministry of Foreign Affairs to ease arrival and departure procedures.
  • General Information, SIM Cards, Currency Exchanges, ground transport
    • There is a wide variety of transport facilities. Addis Ababa University will provide shuttle buses for urgent needs will be made available to and from the conference venues and the hotel. Additionally, participants can use RIDE and FERES metered transportation (kind of Uber cars) to reach otherareas in Addis Ababa. To get the services, they can dial from the hotel and access them.
    • Two telecom companies – Ethio Telecom and Safaricom – provide SIM Card inside airport terminal. Participants can choose either of them and pick their SIM Card at a minimum cost.
    • There are also banks inside the airport terminal to provide currency exchanges.