General Information

Disabled access
RAI Amsterdam is accessible for people using a wheelchair. The aisles at the show floor are spacious and the surface is flat. Elevators and disability toilets are available. Visitors with an official 'disability card' can follow route 7 to P7-parking garage. With a disability card, parking costs € 18.00 per 24 hours.

All participants and exhibitors should wear the name badge in the conference area at all times. The badge must be visible.


An ATM can be found at two of entrances (C and K) of the RAI building. The information desks at various entrances can give you directions to their exact locations.

General Certificates of Attendance

You are able to print your general certificate after 14:00 hours on your last day of attendance.


The cloakroom is located by the Entrance G and costs 2 €  for a coat and €3,- for suitcase.


Final programme, conference bag, admission to the full conference programme including all special sessions.

Emergency & First Aid

Paramedics are present throughout the opening hours of any event. Emergency phone number is +31 (0)20 549 1234.

Lunch and coffee 
Lunch and coffee can be purchased in the cafés and restaurants located throughout the venue.

Internet and WIFI
Free access to the WIFI at RAI Amsterdam is provided.
Wireless network name:    EWMA2017
Security key:                      amsterdam

Mobile phones
All mobile phones must be on silent mode during the sessions.

The language for the EWMA 2017 conference is English and Dutch.

Lost and Found
Found items should be returned to the reception entrance G. If you lose something, please report to this reception desk.

No smoking policy

Smoking is prohibited in all the exhibition halls and at RAI Amsterdam. There are dedicated outdoor smoking areas available.

Codan Consulting has been appointed the official hotel accommodation agent for EWMA 2017 in Amsterdam and will handle all related arrangements. A list of the hotels of different categories at reduced rates are available at


All major suppliers in the wound care and wound management field will be exhibiting at the EWMA 2017 conference. Experience the latest developments in modern wound care and wound management products.

EWMA 2017 Conference App

The conference app wil be available by April 2017 and will allow you to access the programme , view all abstracts and speaker information as well as all other practical information needed for attending the conference. Please search for EWMA 2017 in App Store or Google Play.

EWMA Knowledge Centre
Gain free access to webcasts of selected key sessions, all e-Posters and all abstracts after the conference, as part of your registration fee.