MPN Horizons 2016 – event details

MPN Horizons 2016 – Event Details

MPN Horizons will take place from November 11th to 13th 2016 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Belgrade, Serbia.


For details of the venue, please refer to the hotel website.

A welcome lunch will be provided on Friday and the conference will formally open at 13:30. The event will conclude on Sunday at 13:00 with a farewell lunch.

The conference programme is organised into 3 sessions per day, with each session consisting of talks on medical, advocacy or patient support topics. A provisional programme is available for download here.

Delegates are encouraged to submit material to facilitate the sharing of best practices. Delegates may propose a topic for a short presentation to the conference and/or a poster which will be displayed at the venue for the duration of the conference. Details of how to submit material will be provided in due course.

Dinner will be provided in the hotel on Friday and on Saturday evening, dinner for all delegates and speakers will be arranged at a restaurant in central Belgrade.

Conference Costs

Conference participation costs (see below) will be fully covered for one participant per organisation.  One additional delegate per organisation may register to attend the conference but travel must be arranged by the 2nd participant and a registration fee of Euros 500 (to cover hotel accommodation, local transportation to/from conference centre and meals) will be invoiced, either directly to the 2nd participant or a local sponsor, if appropriate.  All registrations must be made via the registration website (on registering you will be asked to indicate whether you are a participant, 2nd participant, speaker or a sponsor). No reimbursements will be made as all necessary arrangements will be made by us.

The participation costs covered include:

  • Flights to and from Belgrade
  • Max 3 nights of accommodation
  • Local transportation to/from Belgrade airports to/from the conference hotel
  • Food and drinks (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Free Wi-Fi connection in the conference and hotel rooms
  • General costs of the conference

We will not cover incidental costs such as bar, mini-bar, telephone calls, taxi costs, upgrades for double rooms, relatives attending the conference, and any other non-official activities.

Accompanying persons

Accompanying persons are welcome but cannot participate in the sessions.  A supplement of 10 Euros per night will have to be paid for the hotel, as well as Euros 125 to cover the costs of the two dinners.

Travel costs for sponsor representatives:

Sponsors’ delegates should make their own flight reservations but are also expected to register on the registration website. Room bookings will then be made by the logistics agency. Pharma representatives are expected to settle their room costs at the hotel. We will organize their individual local transport to the conference venue if we are provided with flight details at least two weeks before the conference. Costs for attending the conference, including the daily delegate rate and all meals, will be covered by us and will not be invoiced to pharma representatives.

Visa Information

Before travelling to Belgrade, make sure you have a valid passport and, if needed, a visa (see

If you need a visa, please make sure you apply immediately (waiting times for visa issuance can be up to 10 weeks).

On the official website of the Serbian Ministry of Foreign Affairs you will find all relevant information regarding visa requirements:

To obtain an official invitation letter, your hotel confirmation or any other supporting document required for your visa application, please see “Further information”


Please note that in order to register for the conference, delegates should represent non-profit organisations that support, and advocate for, patients with MPN. Should you be unsure about your eligibility to attend, please email the conference coordinator (see “Further information”).

The MPN Advocates Network will fully cover conference attendance costs (see “Conference costs”) for one delegate per patient organisation. A second delegate per organisation may be registered but a registration charge will be invoiced and travel will need to be organised separately (see “conference costs” for details). For more information, please contact the conference coordinator (see “Further information”).

To register your attendance for the meeting, please click below.



Further Information

For any registration queries please contact:

Natasa Kokir

Phone: +381 11 3625 036

Mob: +381 62 30 40 72


For any transportation and visa queries please contact:

Olivera Zivojinovic

Phone: +381 11 3625 036

Mob: +381 62 30 72 67


For general information about the CLL 2016 Horizons Conference, and for registration of additional delegates, please contact the conference coordinator:

Margaret Walker


Phone: +44 7747 121 175


If your travel is booked by us, for any queries concerning your travel please contact All Tours:


Phone: +972 48 670 670

Mob: +972 50 426 58 80




Phone: +972 48 670 670

Mob: +972 50 426 58 78


Please copy Giora Sharf in all correspondence relating to travel: