The official language of SMDM22 is English.
Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) is 7 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
October shifts from dry summer to rainy winter weather at Seattle. The city gets a moderate amount of rain, along with mild temperatures. The average daily temperature expected in Seattle in this month is 20°C (68°F), dropping to an average temperature of 11°C (52°F).
The dress code for SMDM22 is business formal for all occasions unless stated otherwise.
All power sockets in Seattle provide a standard voltage of 120V with a standard frequency of 60Hz. You can use all your equipment in Seattle if the outlet voltage in your own country is between 100V-127V.
LIABILITY & INSURANCE
The Meeting Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants. Upon registration, participants agree that neither the Organizing Committee nor the Meeting Secretariat assumes any liability.
Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.
SAFETY & SECURITY
Please do not leave bags or suitcases unattended at any time, whether inside or outside the session halls. Hotels strongly recommend that you use their safety deposit boxes for your valuables.