AMC 2019 will take place at the CENTRO DE CONVENÇÕES TALATONA which is located, by car 45 minutes to an hour away from the city centre and 30 minutes away from the international airport.
Centro de Convenções Talatona, CCTA, is built in an area of 100 hectares. The main auditorium has capacity for 700 people, the venue also contains many smaller breakout rooms, as well as several large indoor spaces which will be used for the exhibition. The venue is located about 12km from Luanda’s international airport.
Meeting international standards and with easy access to the Event venue, HCTA is our official accommodation partner for AMC.
What funds to bring with you?
All of the hotels listed above accept credit cards; however it is recommended that you bring some cash funds with you either in euros or dollars. 1.00 USD = 387.93 AK
What should I bring with me to Angola?
• A photocopy of your passport – as it is always advisory to carry your ID with you
• Insurance – you are responsible for arranging your own travel cover
• Credit card – Visa is accepted at the main hotels Master Card and American Express is not widely known in Angola
• Medical Kit – always a good option just in case
• Malaria tablets and mosquito spray – you are in a malarial zone
What time zone is Angola in?
West Africa Time Zone (GMT +1)
Please follow the link to the CDC website for health recommendations and vaccinations before travelling to Angola.
Can I drink the water in Angola?
It is strongly recommended that you drink bottled water when you are there.
What voltage is used?
If you are taking any electronic items to Angola, the voltage requirement is 220 Volts.
Citizens of Botswana, Capo Verde, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Singapore, Zambia, and Zimbabwe do not need a Visa to enter Angola. All other visitors to Angola however, must be in possession of an Angolan visa. Please thoroughly check the guidelines to see the documents you require by visiting the following web page: https://cibtvisas.co.uk/angola-visa?login=WORL0223
Alongside your Visa, to enter Angola, you MUST BRING YOUR YELLOW FEVER CERTIFICATE, your passport must have at least 2 consecutive blank pages, and your passport must be valid for 6 months beyond the entry date to Angola.
A Business Visitor is entitled to three months and must visit in a period of three months from the date of issue.
When submitting your visa applications please make sure that you submit the following:
Please note this will only be provided if you have paid conference fees in full.