Visa Information

Depending on your nationality, you may be required to apply for a visa to participate to RAID 2016. We warmly recommend you to plan well in advance your travel details and be careful about visa requirements.

Regulations: Information about visa regulations in France can be found on the following website.

Letter of Invitation: For authors of accepted papers we can provide an invitation letter for visas. Please note that it can take up to two to three weeks to receive your invitation letter.  For a letter of invitation, please send your request to raid2016-oc [at] with the following Information (using RAID2016 Letter of Invitation <your name> in the subject of the email):

  • Name (as it appears on your passport) and postal mail address
  • Gender and date of birth
  • Your passport ID
  • Occupation
  • Employer or university name
  • RAID 2016 registration confirmation number
  • Title and Paper ID of your accepted paper
  • Fax number and email address  where we can send a scanned version of the letter
  • Date of arrival and departure