Information about the School
The beginning of the school is planned for the afternoon of Sat, February 28th with registration in the early afternoon and lectures starting at 3:00 pm. The closing of the school will take place on Sat, March 7th at noon after a morning session of lectures.
A large part of the program of the Schladming Winter School is filled by lectures given by the key speakers. The lectures are all held in English. In addition, a limited number of 20-minute timeslots will be available for participants to give a seminar. We also plan to have posters. You can indicate your interest to give a seminar or present a poster by submitting a title and abstract when you complete the registration form.
With blocks of lectures and seminars in the morning and late afternoon every day, there is a long lunch break suitable for discussions, skiing or other activities. A schedule for the school will be posted on this site at a later date.
Bank transfer of registration fee
Applicants are required to complete the registration form on this page and to pay the registration fee either via bank transfer by February 10th, 2009 or in cash upon registration at the school. The following conference fees apply:
- Regular (including proceedings): € 185,-
- Reduced (without proceedings): € 150,-
- Student fee (including proceedings): € 115,-
- Student fee reduced (without proceedings): € 80,-
If you choose to use bank transfer as your payment method, please have the appropriate fee wired toBank: Bank Austria Creditanstalt
Owner of Account: Universität Graz, A-8010 Graz, Austria
From within Austria:
Account Nr.: 500 955 006 05
From outside Austria:
IBAN: AT32 1200 0500 9550 0605
Swift code = BIC: BKAUATWW
Please be sure to identify the purpose of your payment as "Winter School Schladming 2009 (A28165302015)".
Furthermore, please bring a copy of the transaction confirmation with you to the registration desk at the school.
Participants may arrange for their accommodation themselves by contacting theSchladming-Rohrmoos Tourismus
Tel.: +43 (3687) 22777 15
Fax: +43 (3687) 22777 52
Otherwise, participants can submit an accommodation request to the organizing committee when completing the registration form. The form will then be forwarded to the staff of the Tourismusverband Schladming, who will subsequently notify the participants about their reservation.
Note: Accommodation should be arranged well before the application deadline.
The lectures take place in the Stadtsaal (town hall) of Schladming, which is located at the East end of the Hauptplatz (main square) of Schladming. An interactive map of the city can be found here. Many other places of interest (restaurants, bars, the Planai cable car's bottom station, most hotels) lie within walking distance of the main square. A list of restaurants and other places of interest will be provided for participants in the welcome folder.
Internet access will be provided for participants in the Stadtsaal via a WLAN. Details will be announced at the beginning of the school.
Social Events (some schedule changes are possible)
- Saturday, February 28th, Stadtsaal:
1900: Opening Ceremony and Reception given by the Mayor of the city of Schladming for participants and accompanying persons
- Monday, March 2nd, Stadtsaal:
- Tuesday, March 3rd, Stadtsaal:
1930: poster session + wine tasting. (Participants are kindly invited to bring a bottle of wine from their home country!)
- Wednesday, March 4th, Planai:
1430: Ski Race for participants and accompanying persons
- Wednesday, March 4th:
1930: Bowling Contest
- Wednesday, March 4th, Stadtsaal:
2100: Victory Ceremony
- Saturday, March 7th, Stadtsaal:
1100: Closing and Farewell
Further details will be announced separately.
Please do not hesitate to contact the organizing committee of the school with your comments and questions. We hope to see you in Schladming on February 28th, 2009 !
|L. Ya. Glozman|
|C. B. Lang|