Safety and Health Protocols

Exhibitors – partners – builders (employees)

  • Entry to the Thessaloniki Exhibition and Congress Centre (offices and pavilions) is allowed only after presenting the vaccination or recovery GreenPass*. (The GreenPass is either a certificate of vaccination or recovery from SARS-Cov-2 or the EU Digital COVID Certificate)
  • Unvaccinated employees are required to undergo a Rapid test or PCR twice a week (every Monday and Thursday). More specifically, for their entry at the 36th PHILOXENIA from 12th to 14th of November, they should be inspected on Thursday 11/11, or within 48 hours before their arrival at the exhibition center. Simultaneously, they have the obligation to demonstrate the confirmation of the negative result by the platform of Gov.gr.
  • Visitors to the TIEC must bring with them either their Police Identity Card or their passport, as their identity will be checked against the certificate.
  • The use of masks is mandatory for everyone without exception for the duration of their stay in the indoor spaces of the exhibition centre.
  • A distance of one and a half metres (1.5) must be kept in all spaces.
  • The rules for conference tables are the same as the rules for seating in the catering sector.

The additional protection measures also include securing adequate ventilation, antiseptic and disinfection points, regular bilingual message announcements, while there will also be a person counter system.

Note The above stands for all partners (drivers and escorts) of exhibitors, construction companies, shipping companies, courier companies, restaurants, catering companies, signpost makers, landscapers, etc

Visitors / VALID FOR: 12-14/11/2021

  • Entry to the Thessaloniki Exhibition and Congress Centre (offices and pavilions) is allowed only after presenting the vaccination or recovery GreenPass*. (*The GreenPass is either a certificate of vaccination or recovery from SARS-Cov-2 or the EU Digital COVID Certificate).
  • Visitors to the 36th PHILOXENIA must bring with them either their Police Identity Card or their passport, as their identity will be checked against the certificate.
  • The use of masks is mandatory for everyone without exception for the duration of their stay in the indoor spaces of the exhibition centre.
  • A distance of one and a half metres (1.5) must be kept in all spaces.

Holding Events

  • During the operation of the 36th PHILOXENIA no receptions, meals and cocktails in indoor and outdoor spaces are allowed.
  • The only exception is catering in exhibition spaces for employees or snacks during meetings.
  • Furthermore, no standing guests are allowed at any openings, presentations, etc. For any such event the organiser must be informed and the event will only concern seated guests, maintaining a distance of 1.5 metres between chairs, based on the event organisation protocol.