Information about the School
The school will begin in the evening of Saturday, February 27th with the registration from 5:00-7:00 pm in the "Stadtsaal"; registration will re-open on Sunday at 8:45 am. The lectures start on Sunday morning at 10:00 am. The closing of the school will take place on Saturday, March 6th at noon after a morning session of lectures.
The main 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. There is also the option to present a poster. 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. For details please check the Preliminary Schedule.
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, 2010 or in cash upon registration at the school. The following conference fees apply:
- Regular (including proceedings): € 185,-
- Reduced (without proceedings): € 150,-
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 2010 (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.
Particular Events(schedule, items will be added, and changes are possible)
- Monday, March 1st
1900, Stadtsaal: Reception given by the Mayor of the town of Schladming for participants and accompanying persons
- Wednesday, March 3rd
1430, Panel discussion on "Future Directions of Particle Physics" with Profs. H. Fritzsch, G. 't Hooft, D. Kazakov, W. Winter, and Z.-Z. Xing.
1900, Stadtsaal: Poster Session followed by Wine Tasting (participants of the School are invited to bring along a bottle of wine from their home countries)
- Thursday, March 4th
1430, Planai: Ski Race for participants and accompanying persons
2100, Stadtsaal: Victory Ceremony
- Friday, March 5th
2000, Stadtsaal: Concert (Chamber Music: Canto/Piano and Piano Trio)
- Saturday, March 6th
1100, Stadtsaal: 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 27th, 2010 !