Information about the School

Format

The school will begin on Sunday morning, March 1st with the registration starting at 8:00 am in the Congress of Schladming. The closing of the school will take place on Friday, March 6th at 10:00 pm after the last 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 will also be a poster session. You can indicate your interest to give a seminar or present a poster by submitting a title and abstract upon completing the registration form 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 Schedule as soon as it becomes available.

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 16th, 2015 or in cash upon registration at the school. The following conference fees apply:

The above fees apply for bank transfers reaching us by February 16th, 2015. For cash payment at the registration desk € 10,- will be added.

If you choose to use bank transfer as your payment method, please have the appropriate fee wired to

Bank: UniCredit Bank Austria
Owner of Account: Universität Graz, A-8010 Graz, Austria
From within Austria:
Account Nr.: 500 955 006 05
BLZ: 12000
From outside Austria:
IBAN: AT32 1200 0500 9550 0605
Swift code = BIC: BKAUATWW

Important notice:
Please be sure to identify the purpose of your payment as "IUTP 53 (A28165302034)".

Furthermore, please bring a copy of the transaction confirmation with you to the registration desk at the school.

Accommodation

Important Notice:

It is highly recommended that you find your hotel or private room as soon as possible, because the school takes place during the high season for skiing. We recommend that you directly contact the Tourist Office for the hotel or private accomodation reservation. They will get you in contact with a hotel or with the owner of a private accomodation. The people at the Tourist Office who are responsible for us are listed below.

Accommodation Information

Concerning accomodation we suggest that you directly contact one of the hotels in Schladming:
List of hotels
If none of the listed hotels is suitable, you can also contact the

Schladming Tourism Office

Tanja Schweiger
Tel: +43 3687 22777-15
E-Mail: tanja@schladming.at

Christina Huber
Tel: +43 3687 22777-20
E-Mail: christina@schladming.at

Note: Accommodation should be arranged well before the application deadline.

Location

The lectures take place in the Congress of Schladming, which 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

Internet access will be provided for participants in the Stadtsaal via a WLAN. Details will be announced at the beginning of the school.

Further details will be announced separately.

Organizing Committee

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 March 1st, 2015 !