Travel & Accommodation
  • Feb. 26-Mar. 31, 2024
    Minisymposia Abstract Submission
  • by Mar. 15, 2024
    Registration Open
  • by Apr. 30, 2024
    Speaker/Early Registration
  • by May. 31, 2024
    Registration Deadline

Visa Information

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Find the Right Visa for you

Visitors entering the Republic of Korea (ROK) must hold a valid passport and visa to enter the country. Nationals of visa waiver or visa-free countries may enter the country without a visa for tourism purposes only. However, nationals or citizens of 50 countries/regions are permitted visa-free entry for a limited period after applying for K-ETA. In order to check whether you are allowed to enter Korea without visa issuance and for other requirements, please check following information.


All travelers entering the Republic of Korea who come from visa-waiver and visa-free entry countries/regions must hold a K-ETA approval by applying on the K-ETA website before their flight. Please visit the website and check whether the
K-ETA is a compulsory requirement for your travel to KSMB-SMB 2024 SEOUL.

Invitation Letter

  • Visa applications are the sole responsibility of the participant and the Invitation Letter we provided is intended to assist travel and visa arrangements for registered participants.
  • To request an official invitation letter, participants must first complete the registration process.
  • After completing your registration, if you need an invitation letter, please download and fill out the ‘Request Letter of Invitation’ and send it via email to
    ※ Please note that KSMB-SMB 2024 SEOUL will not issue guarantee letters to participants for visa purposes under any circumstances.