General Information


Kenes Group will obtain special accommodation rates for the 39​th Asia Pacific Dental Congress participants. Please visit the accommodationpage​ periodically.


Located in the subtropical climate zone, Macao has moderate climate conditions throughout the year. Annual average temperature is about 23ºC (73ºF) and ranges from 20ºC (68ºF) to 26ºC (79ºF). Humidity levels are high in the city, where the average annual relative humidity tops 79%. ​


The dress code for APDC 2017 is business formal for all occasions unless stated otherwise.

Congress Organizer
Kenes Group
Office : Kenes Turkey 
Phone : +90 212 299 99 84
Fax : +90 212 299 99 77


The Pataca (MOP) is divided into 100 avos and it is Macao’s official currency. There are banknotes and coins in the following denominations:

​Coins: 10, 20 and 50 avos; 1, 2, 5 and 10 Patacas.
Banknotes: 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 Patacas.

By the decision of the Government the Pataca is linked to the Hong Kong dollar (HKD). ​The exchange rate is MOP103.20 = HKD100.00. Foreign currency or travellers’ cheques can be changed in hotels, banks and authorized exchange dealers located all around the city.​


A comprehensive trade exhibition showcasing newest materials and technology in dentistry will be held during the congress. Coffee breaks will take place in this area and all delegates are cordially invited to visit the Exhibition. Companies interested in taking part in the exhibition can contact the Congress Organiser.​

Mr. Onur Bucak

Mr. Can Erozgun


The official language of the congress is English.

Letter of Invitation

The Congress Organizer will send you a letter of invitation upon request.The Organizing Committee would like to clearly state that the letter is only to help the participant to raise travel funds and has no further financial obligations from the Conference towards the participant. The Congress Secretariat is only able to send you the letter of invitation after receipt of your registration and payment.


Upon registration, participants agree that neither the Organizing Committee nor the Congress Secretariat assume any liability. Participants should, therefore, organize their own health and travel insurance.

Water & Electricity 

Macao’s water is supplied directly from Mainland China and is purified. Chlorine is added for extra protection. Distilled drinking water is supplied in all hotel rooms and in restaurants. Electricity in Macao is at 230V, 50Hz. The power plugs used in Macao are of the three-pin, square-shaped or round-shaped type. It is suggested to check before using an electrical appliance.


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The Venetian Macao has been designed from the ground up with the requirements of meeting planners and delegates in mind and its Coati Expo provides more than 75,000 sq.m of exhibition space for events and conferences. The Venetian Macao’s resident event planners can help you tap its vast in-house resources of audio-visual, floral arrangement, banquet, travel and tour services and entertainers providing diverse entertainment that will wow your delegates at events. It’s a onestop-shop with extraordinary flexibility and convenience.​


Please visit below websites to get detailed information regarding the visa process.

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