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The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for ERA-EDTA 50th Congress, May 18-21, 2013 - Istanbul, Turkey.

To obtain the Star Alliance Conventions Plus discounts please follow the below steps to access the Conventions Plus online booking tool:

  • Visit
  • Under “Delegates login” enter conventions code TK16S13
  • The online booking tool opens in a separate window*
                                 * Should the online booking tool not open, please ensure that your Pop-Up blocker is disabled.

Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the event can qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.

The participating airlines for this event are:

Adria, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, AviancaTaca, Blue1, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS, TAM Airlines, TAP Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, US Airways.

Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Round the World fares.

Please note: For travel to/from Japan and New Zealand special fares or discounts may be offered by the participating airlines on their own network. To obtain these special fares or discounts and for booking office information please visit and:

  • Click on “Conventions Plus Booking Contacts” and enter the conventions code .
  • Choose one of the participating airlines listed.
  • Call the respective reservation contact listed and quote the conventions code when requesting the special ticket.

IMPORTANT: When making your travel plans and checking in at the airport, please present confirmation of your registration or proof of attendance for the ERA-EDTA Congress.

Below you will find the “Star Alliance Questionnaire” that should take no more than 5 minutes of your time to answer.


You will be providing us with very useful information so that, with your help, we can learn more on your travel routine.

We thank you for your time and kind collaboration!

Star Alliance