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EDTNA/ERCA Welcomes You to our Get-together in Genoa!
EDTNA/ERCA are pleased to invite you to a magnificent Get-together Party during our Conference in Genoa.

Together we will have an unforgettable evening set with good food, lovely music and many friends around us.  

The cost for the ticket is € 55 and you can buy it when you make your Conference Registration. If you have already Registered for the Conference, please contact our Conference Department at 

Please note: This event is not a sponsored event.
Conference Registration

All participants must be registered. It is advised to register in advance. Persons who are not registered will not have access to the session halls and exhibition area.

Please do not send any payments by bank transfer unless a Letter of Confirmation is received previously, and then state the Participant ID in the transfer information field. Payments without name and Participant ID cannot be identified and processed. 

Participants are kindly requested to register in advance by completing and submitting the Registration Form with the appropriate fees. If your payment is not received before the deadline dates of July 1st or August 31st, 2018, the regular or late fee respectively will be automatically applied for unpaid registrations or new requests.
AFTER AUGUST 31st, 2018
Individual Delegates are kindly requested to make all pending payments by credit card exclusively. Payment by bank transfer is not an available option after August 31st, 2018.
Registration fees include 22 % VAT.

*Student fee is applicable until the age of 26 years, students shall submit a document of their school or university proving the age and student status when they register.

Note: Participant fees are subject of 22% of Italian VAT, payable as NET plus VAT. EDTNA/ERCA VAT registration is in process; taxable invoices are made after April 1st 2018 only. You may not apply for the Member participant fee if you are not a current Member. To become a member, register here: EDTNA/ERCA General Members registration form

To verify the membership status at any time please contact the EDTNA/ERCA Membership Administrator Brita Berbig at

Participant fees include:
  • Admission to Scientific sessions, exhibition and poster area
  • Conference bag, Final Programme, Abstract Book
  • Coffee breaks and 2x lunches (September 16th and 17th, 2018)
  • Admission to Opening Ceremony and Welcome Cocktail
To register for the Conference, please fill in the on-line Registration Form (the registration form will be available on April 1st, 2018).

First please fill in the Personal Data Form and continue to registration by choosing the registration fee. During the registration process you will receive a password and automatically generated summary to your email address. Your password is the same for all on-line forms (registration, accommodation).

Upon submitting the Registration Form, you will receive a confirmation from the Conference Secretariat within three working days. 
Group Registration
If you have a group with five or more participants please send your request to Conference Department:
The place of jurisdiction is at the legal venue of the Association, Lucerne, Switzerland.
All cancellations must be notified in writing (by mail, fax or email) to the Conference Department according to the following conditions:
  • Refunds will be processed AFTER the Conference.
  • Requests for refunds made after November 30th, 2018 will not be considered.
  • Registrants may transfer their registration to a colleague at any time. For any change of name an administration fee of € 50 will be charged.
Cancellation charges
If a change or cancellation made by a participant in registration or accommodation results in a refund, GUARANT International reserves the right to charge a 30 EUR handling fee.
Official Conference list of participants
All registrations received at the Conference Department by August 31st, 2018 will be included in the List of participants. Please tick the relevant box if you DO wish your name and email address to appear in the official Conference list of participant to be distributed at the conference.

Protection of Personal Data
Please take note and acknowledge by ticking or undersigning as requested on application or registration forms that any personal, professional or financial data collected and managed by or for EDTNA/ERCA are handled and stored for the constitutional remit of EDTNA/ERCA only, and according to Swiss Law, EU regulations and national law of contracted service providers involved. The collected and managed data shall not be used for commercial purposes or sold to third parties. Every person and entity involved has the right to get information from EDTNA/ERCA on his or her personal data collected and managed by EDTNA/ERCA and its partners at any time and ask for complete deleting.

Statement by Administrator
The data administrator declares that he and his employees will collect personal data to the extent necessary to accomplish the intended purpose and may process data only in accordance with the purpose for which they were collected. Employees of the administrator or other individuals who process personal data under contract with the administrator and other persons are obliged to maintain the confidentiality of personal data, even after termination of employment or work.

Registration opening hours
All documents including registration packs (Conference bag, personal name badge & Final programme) will be handed out to registered participants during the following opening hours:

The participant acknowledges that he/she has no right to lodge damage claims against the organisers should the holding of the Conference be hindered or prevented by unexpected political or economic events or generally by force majeure, or should the nonappearance of speakers or other reasons necessitate programme changes. With registration, the participant accepts this proviso.