IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications
8-11 September 2019 // Istanbul, Turkey

General Information

Business Hours

09.00- 19.00 Monday to Friday

Currency, Credit Cards and Exchange

The official currency in Turkey is the Turkish Lira (TL). Major credit cards are accepted by hotels, restaurants and shops. ATMs can be found in even smallest Turkish cities. Banks will Exchange foreign currency and traveler’s cheques with your passport as a proof of identity. Exchange offices also offer a fast service and usually do not charge commission.


220V AC 50Hz (European Plugging)

Weight& Measurements

Kg & Metric

International Dialling Codes

+ (your area code and telephone number)

90- Country Code of Turkey

212- City Code of İstanbul (Europe)

216- City Code of İstanbul (Asia)

Weather in Istanbul

At the start of the September, temperatures are still high, it’s likely to be hot and dry. But by the end, temperatures fall rapidly, rainfall averages rise, and it feels much cooler. You can find below  the average temperatures and precipitation amount for Istanbul in September.

Average Temperature (°C) 20.1
Highest Temperature (°C) 23.7
Lowest Temperature (°C) 16.8



Tipping is at guest’s discretion in restaurants and hotels, without a set amount. Taxi charges are inclusive of service.


Turkey is not a part of the European Union so custom formalities are different from  other countries in Europe. Please check this website for further information before sending to sending to Turkey:


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Medical Services

In case of accident or sudden illness, majoor hospitals working with leading state universities and private hospitals are located in or near the downtown area