14 - 18 April, 2021

The conference starts on Wednesday after lunch and ends on Sunday after breakfast.


The conference takes place in the hotel Monte Verità in Ascona, high above the Lago Maggiore in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland, halfway between Zurich and Milano.
For information how to get there, see CSF.


Registration fee incl. abstract booklets
CHF 150

Meals (mandatory)
Sunday: CHF 51 (dinner)
Monday: CHF 110 (lunch, dinner, 2x coffee break)
Tuesday: CHF 81 (lunch, picnic, 2x coffee break)
Wednesday: CHF 110 (lunch, dinner, 2x coffee break)
Thursday: CHF 0 (only breakfast, incl.)
Total: CHF 352

Accommodation (optional) incl. breakfast
Single room: CHF 92 per night
Double room for single use: CHF 132 per night
Double room: CHF 154 per night (CHF 77 per person)

These prices come from the official CSF Price List 2020 and are only valid for registered active participants. Any accompanying person (not active participant) will need to pay the regular hotel and restaurant prices.


The SNF (Swiss National Science Foundation) offers an instrument to support the travel expenses, room and board costs of people participating in scientific events. The subsidy is awarded to individual participants and is mainly meant for PhD students and other scientists in more junior academic positions. Booked out - not available at the moment.


Before starting the registration process, please read the following instructions carefully, and read and accept the "Terms & conditions". The abstract of your presentation (poster or talk) has to be submitted during the registration process (Step 1).

Step 1 – registration and payment of the conference registration fee
Step 2 – booking and payment of meals & accommodation

Important information: payments are only possible by credit card

Step 1 - Registration and payment of the registration fee
Fill out and submit the registration form using the link "Registration". Have the abstract for your presentation (poster or talk) ready.
Once you have successfully paid the registration fee, you will receive two emails:
• the first email will be sent by the "saferpay" platform and will confirm that payment of the registration fee has been successful.
• the second email will be sent by the CSF database and will contain the link to the Monte Verità booking platform (which is the same as "Meals & Accommodation" below) and the CONFERENCE CODE. Use this code for Step 2.

Attention: During the Step 1 please pay only the registration fee of CHF 150. Costs for accommodation and meals have to be payed separately during Step 2.

Step 2 – Booking and payment of meals & accommodation
Use the link "Meals and Accommodation" to book your meals and accommodation. This link and the conference code will also be sent to you after successful registration in Step 1. To access the platform, use the conference code.
• for organisational reasons, it is necessary to first book the meals and then proceed with the booking of the bedroom at hotel Monte Verità.
• book your meals and bedroom at least 15 days prior to arrival. After that date the platform will be closed.


By registering and paying your fees, you accept all the Terms & Conditions.