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An identity card is sufficient for citizens of EU Member States (and Switzerland).
Depending on your country of residence, you may need to get a visa to travel in France.
Information for citizens of countries that do not require a visa to enter France may be found at
If you do require a visa, please visit the official website to get information about deadlines, visas costs and conditions.
It is the responsibility of the attendee to determine if they need for a visa. The FOM2017, Focus on Microscopy conference 2017 cannot be held responsible for the validity or lack thereof for any passport or visa.