The Cybercafe is located in Royal Room. There are PCs with
US keyboard and Internet connection, wired Ethernet
connections for laptops and network printers. Wireless
connections for laptops are also available.
A service desk located in the cybercafé is available to
assist Delegates on IT-related issues.
Connections to the printers can be
- Via the network (wired/wireless)
through a print server. Printers have the server name
and share name marked on them;
- Via USB;
- Via parallel cable.
Wired Ethernet LAN
Twenty (20) Ethernet connections (RJ45) 10/100 Mbps are
provided in the cybercafé to connect laptops to the
Delegates equipped with 802.11a/b/g cards will be able to
take advantage of the wireless LAN facility installed
throughout the Hotel. Delegates will be informed of the SSID
of the wireless LAN when they are onsite.
Wireless LAN cards
Delegates are advised to procure a Wi-Fi certified card
before travelling to the Meeting. Before buying a card, it
is advisable to check that it has Wi-Fi CERTIFIED logo.
Wireless LAN configuration parameters
Please follow the installation instructions delivered
with the card. You may need to log in with administrator
privileges depending on your PC’s operating system and the
LAN configuration (wired and wireless)
Common LAN configuration parameters:
· Enable DHCP so that your laptop will obtain the IP
address and other network parameters automatically.
· Web-proxy: Ensure that your Internet browser’s
proxy setting is removed.
· SOCKS: Disable any SOCKS configurations.
Outgoing e-mail: If you want to use your own email
application (e.g. Outlook) on your laptop for sending
emails, the outgoing SMTP server to be used is
Please be aware that network communication can be
intercepted, either wired or wireless. As such end-to-end
encryption is recommended for confidentiality. Please use
VPN or end-to-end encryption solutions and personal firewall
software to protect your system.
It should be noted that some firewall software
configurations may prevent access to local resources (e.g.
network shares and printers). In case of problems, please
consult our support staff at the service desk.