18-21 JULY 2019 Setia SPICE Convention Centre, Penang, Malaysia
18-21 JULY 2019 Setia Spice Convention Centre, Penang, Malaysia

General Information

Congress Venue

Setia SPICE Convention Centre
108C, Jalan Tun Dr Awang,
Bayan Baru, 11900
Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang


The official language of the Congress is English.

Visa Requirements

Participants are requested to check with the Malaysian consulate in their home country or with their travel agency for visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participants to obtain a visa in advance if required.

Letter of Invitation

The organiser will be pleased to send a letter of invitation to any individual requesting one. It is understood that such an invitation is intended to help potential participants obtain a visa or raise travel funds. It is not a commitment on the part of the congress to provide any financial support. You may request a letter during the online registration process or from the OGSM 2019 secretariat: ogsm2019@ogsm.org.my

Smart Devices

Part of the congress event will rely on smart devices such as smart phones and tablets. Kindly bring your devices along to participate the congress fully. Please bring your own power bank as there will be limited charging points in the congress venue.

Congress Admission – Name Badge

Admission to the scientific sessions, exhibition area and congress-related events is by name badge only. All participants are kindly requested to carry their personal badge received upon registration at all times while at the congress.

Liability and Insurance

The OGSM 2019 congress secretariat cannot accept liability for personal accidents, or loss or damage to private property of participants, either during or directly arising from the OGSM 2019 congress. Participants are advised to make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.

Recording Policy

Recording (photographic, video and audio) of the sessions is strictly prohibited.

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