Frequently Asked Questions about ENDS (Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems)

Q: When and where will ENDS 2018 be held?

A: ENDS 2017 was held from 14-15 June 2017 at the St James Court Hotel in London, UK. Join the mailing list here to be notified as soon as more information about the 2018 conference is available.


Q. How do I submit an abstract for the chance to present at ENDS 2018?

A: Abstract submissions for the 2018 conference are not yet open. To be notified when abstract submissions open for 2018 - join the mailing list here.


Q. How do I register to attend ENDS 2018?

A: Registration is not yet open for 2018. Register your interest here to be notified as soon as registration is open.


Q: What if I missed the 2017 conference but want to see the presentations?

A: You can purchase the proceedings post-event by contacting Sharon Garrington at sgarrington@smithers.com or on +44 (0) 1939 252421.


Q: What is included with my ticket?

A: Your ticket will give you access to all presentations and networking sessions across the 2-day conference, lunch and refreshments (where indicated on the programme) and a free place at the evening networking social. You will also receive access to the conference app 2 weeks before the start of the conference. Post-event you will receive a link to download all available presentations.


Q: Is my accommodation and travel included in the ticket?

A: No. All speakers, sponsors, exhibitors and delegates are required to organise their own travel and accommodation. Please visit the venue page for more information about how to book your accommodation at the special delegate rate once more information about the 2018 conference is available.


Q: What is the dress code?

A: Business-casual is the most appropriate attire.


Q: I need a visa, how do I obtain one for this event?

A: Please contact Event Manager Sharon Garrington at sgarrington@smithers.com or on + (0) 1939 252421  who can provide you with a visa letter to attend the conference. Please note, you must have booked and paid for your ticket before we will be able to provide you with a visa letter. You must also ensure that you leave enough time to receive the letter and apply and receive your visa before the conference. Smithers Rapra cannot provide any further assistance with the visa application process.


Q: How can I maximise my company’s exposure by sponsoring or exhibiting at this event?

A: We have a range of exhibition and sponsorship packages available that help you gain the most exposure in front of the people who matter most to your business.

You can find out more about how to become a sponsor or exhibitor for 2018, visit the sponsorship page here or contact Business Development Manager Cherrie Keene at ckeene@smithers.com or on +44 (0) 1372 802255 for more information.


Q: How can I become a media partner and strengthen my brand association to the industry via this event?

A: Get in touch with Marketing Executive Emma Newton on enewton@smithers.com or on +44 (0) 1372 802016 to discuss the ways in which you can get involved