The total costs are CHF 1.150 and include:

  • a registration fee of CHF 350
  • an accommodation fee of CHF 800 (including 5 nights accommodation in a shared double room and full board for the duration of the Winter School)
Registration for the Winter School without included accommodation is not possible.

Travel Grants

Thanks to our sponsors, we have a substantial amount of money available with which we will support several young researchers with a travel grant of CHF 550 each.

In order to apply for a travel grant, please send a short CV (max 1 page) and an extended abstract of your research project (max 1 page) to In order to be considered, you need to be a registered participant.

Deadline for travel grant applications has passed.

In the case of a positive evaluation, CHF 550 will be transferred to the same means of payment (e.g., credit card) which was used for the registration.


Deadline for Winter School registrations has passed (5 December 2022).

Registrations without full payment of CHF 1’150 are not accepted. Payment possible via credit card, TWINT, Apple pay and Googlepay. With completion of your registration three mails will automatically be sent to your e-mail address: one for your registration, one from the online platform and the last one from Saferpay. The link for hotel booking can be ignored as your accommodation is included in your booking. Please leave a note in the comment box if you would like to share a room with a specific person also registering.

By registering and paying your fees, you accept all the below terms and conditions.

Cancellation Policy

Registration fee is not refunded.
Accomodation fee: until October 5, 2022, 50% will be refunded, thereafter nothing.


The winter school organizers cannot accept any liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or damage to property belonging to Winter School participants (or their accompanying persons), either during, or as a result of, the Winter School. Registration or accomodation fees do not include insurance.




Winter School 2016