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IT facilities

Wi-Fi access is available at the conference site against payment.  

Money

The currency used in Greenland is the Danish krone (DKK) and you can pay by (Danish) credit card anywhere in Greenland. International credit cards are accepted at many locations, including ATM machines in Sisimiut.
Sisimiut has two banks, Grønlandsbanken and Sparbank Vest, both situated in the town centre. 
 
Language

Greenlandic is the official language in Greenland and is spoken by the majority of the population. Danish is used alternatively in public administration, education and business contexts. The conference language is English. 

The climate in Sisimiut in May


The Arctic climate is, of course, very cold especially during the winter. The temperature in May is, however, somewhat warmer, approx. +2 degrees Celsius during the day and - 3 degrees Celsius during the night.  On windy days, the chill factor can make it feel colder.

Relevant web pages

 

Tourism in Sisimiut

 

Arctic Technology Centre / Technical University of Denmark

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