1. Who can visit Iran? 

All nationalities are welcome to visit Iran. The only exception is citizens of Israel. Due to the current political climate,Israeli citizens will be refused entry under all circumstances.
2. Do I need a visa to go to Iran?
All foreign visitors require a visa to enter Iran. Most European,Asian,African,Australian and South American passport holders are now able to get up to a 30  day visa on arrival  and  travel independently in Iran.
Currently UK,USA and Canadian passport holders are not able to obtain independent travel visas for Iran. To secure a visa,above mentioned passport holders need to be invited to Iran by an Iranian. The itinerary needs to be pre-arranged,hotels pre-booked and paid for in advance. If you hold one of the above mentioned passports and would like to take part in the event,contact us at conference@ielta.ir. 
Should you wish to contact the Iranian Embassy nearest to where you live for more info,to get an update of the visa status and ask for/download a visa application form. Click here for a list of Iranian Embassies.