For security reasons, all delegates will be issued a badge onsite that is required to be worn at all times during the Congress and at any organized functions. Badge swapping is strictly prohibited. All individuals entering the venue may be subject to a visual and possibly a physical body search; packages and baggage may also be searched or screened before entering the venue, and at any time during the event. All physical body searches will be done professionally, in privacy, in a courteous manner, and respectful of gender.
No individual or entity - including a presenting author - may electronically record or broadcast any portion of the TTS 2018 (including their own presentation) without prior written consent of TTS 2018. Please see the staff at the Congress Registration desk. Unauthorized recording (audio, video, still photography, etc.) of presentations during sessions, posters, workshops, tutorials, etc., without the express written consent of TTS 2018 and individual authors is strictly prohibited. TTS 2018 reserves the rights to any approved audio and video production of presentations. Press representatives must receive a Press Pass which implies photo/recording permission from TTS 2018.
Photographing formal presentations, posters, or displays without permission of the presenter is forbidden.
Participants are expected to keep criticism constructive, and avoid personal attacks in sessions, in online discussion boards and in social media. Debate of ideas is encouraged, allowing delegates to enjoy a lively and stimulating congress.
We encourage the use of social media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram) and the congress web app. Please adhere to the following guidelines: