Registration is now open.

The procedure and links for registration and board and lodging booking are available here.

All participants must indicate their choice of working group as well (until 31. March). Please take a moment to do so by filling and submitting this form in addition to your registration.

Travel directions available here.

Current program structure available here. On Sunday 28. April we plan a welcome reception in the late afternoon, followed by dinner and an opening evening keynote lecture. No program is planned for Sunday morning. On Friday 3. May the conference will end around noon. Lunch will still be available for those who do not have to leave right away.


Registration fee

The registration fee includes only attendance to the conference, but no food and lodging.

  • Student fee (*): 180.- Swiss Francs
  • Full fee (**): 280.- Swiss Francs

(*) Master and PhD students

(**) Post docs, senior scientists, PI, Professors, government institutions, industry

ETH Zurich collects the registration fees as collection agent for the host (Eawag) and does not provide own services.

Board and lodging

  • Full meals package: 403.- Swiss Francs

The package includes all lunches, dinners and coffee breaks from Sunday dinner to Friday lunch. For participants staying at Monte Verità, the daily meals package must be booked together with the room. Details of what is included in the meals package are available here.

Monte Verità hotel rooms rates

(price per person/night - including breakfast - NOT including Sojourn Tax - currently 3.30 CHF/night/person)

  • Single room (with shared bathroom): from 37 to 72.- Swiss Francs
  • Double room with single occupancy: 132.- Swiss Francs
  • Double room double occupancy (price per person): 77.- Swiss Francs

The above rate are valid only for the conference period (28. April - 3. May) and ONLY if booked through the monte verità's booking platform via the procedure that will be posted here at the opening of registration. Booking from external portals will show higher rates.

Prices in other hotels in Ascona vary with hotel and room type.