General Information

Address and Accessibility of the Congress Centre

The Messe Wien is located near the City Centre. The public transport system is easy to use and a very efficient way to get around the city.

Address congress centre:

Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center

Messeplatz 1, PF 277

A-1020 Vienna

T +43 1 727 20-2315

Bank and Exchange

The national currency in Austria is the Euro €

Certificate of Attendance

A Certificate of Attendance for the PCA meeting will be available to print at as of Tuesday, 19 September 2017. Before obtaining your Certificate of Attendance, you will be requested to enter the number under the barcode on your badge to log in (type the number without the *) as well as complete the evaluation questionnaire. It is therefore important to retain the delegate badge for this purpose. Information on CME accreditation is available here.

Cloakroom / Luggage

A cloakroom is available and is at participants’ disposal during congress hours. Please be sure to collect all personal belongings at the end of the day.

CME Accreditation

The EAU Update on Prostate Cancer Meeting is designated for a maximum of 16 hours of European external CME credits.

For more information please click here

Congress Bag

Each delegate can collect a congress bag at the registration desk.


The electricity in Austria runs on 220 volts and the frequency is 50 Hz. Plugs have two round pins. A plug adaptor will be required if incompatible electronic devices are used.

Emergency Phone Numbers

In case of an emergency please call 112 for Fire brigade, 133 for the Police and 144 for the Ambulance service.


A technical exhibition will be organised jointly with the congress. For more information please contact Mrs. Lisette Schreuder:

Hotel Accommodation

Please click here for information on hotel accommodation


The organisers do not accept responsibility for any personal damage. Participants are strongly recommended to arrange their own personal insurance.


The meeting will be conducted in English, there will be no translation provided.

PCA17 App

Optimise your experience at any EAU meeting via the handy EAU Events app. No lugging around printed materials nor painstakingly search for the info you need. Go digital and download this eco-friendly alternative!

You can easily browse through scientific programmes with its user-friendly interface. Filter your search by day, session type, and speaker. You can even create your own personal programme thanks to the personal planner feature!

The app doesn’t necessarily require an internet access. You can use the app offline but please note that some features will only be updated when you’re online e.g. news, tweets, etc.

Discover the app´s many handy features. Simply download this must-have app and select the EAU event you’re going to attend.

Press Centre

Journalists and medical/science writers can obtain free registration to the Congress. Press registrations have to be made through the online registration system (preferred) or onsite at registration desk. All media operators must show their credentials (press card dated 2016/2017 and original assignment letter). Journalists will receive a copy of the press pack, to be picked up at the press centre. Internet access, printer and photocopier are provided.


Registration for this meeting will open on 1 March 2017.

All registrations should be made through the online registration system:


All bags may be subject to inspection. Security is present for your safety. Please take all personal effects with you when leaving the session rooms.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is prohibited inside the congress centre and the exhibition area.

Social Media

We encourage the usage of social media during this meeting. We invite you to use the hashtag #PCa17 on Twitter and Facebook.

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