Venue & Hospitality
Radisson Blu Sobieski Hotel
Warsaw Plac Artura Zawiszy I, 02-025 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 579 1000, F +48 22 658 13 66
Conference Dates: October 18-20, 2018
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. It’s an amazing city with population officially estimated at 1.750 million residents. Warsaw is dynamic metropolitan city along with other significant cities in Europe. Its significant cultural, political and economic status made many pharmaceutical companies to have their Central and Eastern European headquarters in Warsaw.
Poland possesses a network of more than 110 scientific institutions with a high number of people with university or doctorate degrees working for the pharmaceutical industry, including a significant proportion of M.D.s and pharmacists. It also has numerous researchers working in the field of pharmaceutical sciences, biotechnology and molecular biotechnology. Pharmaceutical industries in Warsaw work with universities and regularly run internship programs for graduates.
Over the last 10years significant reformation has seen in mature and transparent environment in health care. Major changes were introduced in the pricing and reimbursement system, with a goal of increasing transparency, reducing drug spending, and providing higher access to innovations.
Pharmaceutical market has largely consisted of high-volume generics, a number of Polish companies have started R&D operations focused on novel molecules, innovative therapies, and biosimilar products. Poland is the largest clinical trials market and its regulatory processes are predictable and transparent.
Warsaw is an alpha global city, a major international tourist destination and a significant cultural, political and economic hub. The city is a significant center of research and development, BPO, ITO, as well as of the Polish media industry.
Warsaw has shopping and nightlife, plus the Warsaw Uprising Museum, honoring the city’s WWII-era resistance to German occupation. Warsaw's blend of architectural styles expresses the turbulent history of the city and country. Warsaw's palaces, churches and mansions display a richness of color and architectural details. Buildings are representatives of nearly every European architectural style and historical period.
Warsaw's climate is humid continental with cold, snowy, cloudy winters and warm, sunny, stormy summers. Spring and autumn can be unpredictable, highly prone to sudden weather changes; however, temperatures are usually mild and with low humidity, especially around May and September. The average temperature ranges between −1.8 °C (29 °F) in January and 19.2 °C (66.6 °F) in July. The mean year temperature is 8.5 °C (47.3 °F). Temperatures may often reach 30 °C (86 °F) in the summer, although the effects of hot weather are usually offset by relatively low dew points and large diurnal temperature differences. Warsaw is Europe's fourth driest capital, with yearly rainfall averaging 529 millimeters’ (20.8 in), the wettest month being July.