Accommodation and Transportation MEC | HBKU
Hamad Bin Khalifa University

Accommodation and Transportation

The conference will cover economy flight tickets and accommodation for one presenter for every accepted paper. CHSS will also apply for the speakers’ visas.


Option 1: Premier Inn Doha Education City Hotel 
Behind Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC), Doha, Qatar.

Contact:  Phone: +974 4007 8333
Fax :+974 4006 3330
Email :  
Location: Click here
Highlights: Located within Education City,
1 km to Qatar National Convention Centre
5 km to Qatar Foundation
10 km to Mall of Qatar
Shuttle bus service will be available from the hotel to symposium venue.


Option 2: Al-Rayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton
Mall of Qatar P.O. Box 23325,

Al Rayyan, Doha, Qatar.
Contact: Phone: +974 4489 9000 
Fax: +974 4489 9599
Location: Click here
Highlights: Attached to the Mall of Qatar; near convention center and must-see attractions
201 spacious and stylish guest rooms, including 25 specialty suites
Various dining options, including rooftop restaurant and 24-hour room service
Three outdoor temperature-controlled pools for adults, kids and relaxation
Top-floor wellness areas.


  • Karwa is the national taxi and limousine service. To book a taxi call +974 800 8294. Its is also available through its mobile app.
  • UBER and Careem mobile apps are also active in Qatar.
  • International driving license can be used for seven consecutive days.

Currency Exchange Rates:

1 Riyal = 100 Dirhams (minor unit)
1.00 EUR = 4.05 QAR
1.00 USD = 3.64 QAR
1.00 GBP = 4.42 QAR

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