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Travel, Visas, Passport, and Currency: You are responsible for all travel arrangements, including procurement of your own passport, visas, and acquisition of proper currency sufficient for your stay.

Passport: Your travel to Thailand will require a passport from your country of residence. This can take several weeks to obtain without fees for expedited processing. Thus, you will need to process this immediately.

Visas: Assistance in obtaining documentation forms is available at Thailand embassies and other sources, such as various websites like PassportsPlus. A visa may or may not be required for your entry into Thailand. Participants are responsible for obtaining proper information for visas. Should you require a formal letter of invitation for this meeting to acquire a visa please contact Dr. Chavalit Vidthayanon.

If you do need a letter of invitation you should contact Dr. Chavalit Vidthayanon immediately for a letter of invitation to the Symposium to accompany your visa application. This letter may need to accompany your visa appilication.

If you need a formal letter that will assit you in obtaining funding from your institution or a granting agency this can be arranged by contacting either of the hosts listed below.

Chavalit Vidthayanon, World Wildlife Fund Thailand.
Richard L. Mayden, Saint Louis University