Registration 2024

Click here to register online for the 6TH SWISS HERNIA DAYS 2023.

Registration Fees

Registration Fees (CHF) Until 20 September 2023
As from 21 September 2023
Consultant / Other CHF 450 CHF 550
Trainee/Resident/Student* free of charge free of charge
Delegate from Low-Income Economy** CHF 150 CHF 150
Day Card CHF 275 CHF 300
Anatomical Workshop
CHF 650 CHF 750
Robotic “hands-on” Workshop CHF 50 CHF 50
Networking Event
CHF 100 CHF 110
Networking Event –
Low-Income Economy**
CHF 50 CHF 50

* To register in the category “Trainee/Resident/Student”, please upload a confirmation of your head department or resident / student ID when requested during the online registration. The age limit for students is set at 30 years old.
** The reduced rate is available to all participants of a country designated by the World Bank rating as a low income economy. Please click here to view a list of these countries.
Exhibitors, who wish to register additional staff to have access to all sessions of the scientific programme need to be registered in the respective category “Consultant / Other”.

Registration to the Anatomical Workshop and the Robotic “hands-on” Workshop is only possible together with a congress registration and has a limited number of participants. The workshops can be booked during the online registration.


The registration fee for participants includes:

  • Access to all scientific sessions and the industrial exhibition


Swiss Society for Surgery (SGC):

  • 6 CME credits for the 3rd ANATOMICAL WORKSHOP
  • 16 CME credits for participation on SWISS HERNIA DAYS 2023


Cancellation Policy:
All cancellations must be electronically mailed to
Refund of registration fees will be as follows:

  • Cancellations received up and including 27 September 2023: Refund minus 25% handling fee
  • No refund on cancellations after 27 September 2023.
  • For any name changes, a fee of CHF 50.00 will be charged


Payment can be made by credit card (Visa, Mastercard or American Express).


Invitation letter

The organisers will be pleased to send a letter of invitation to any individual requesting one, once their registration and fee have been received. It is to be understood that such an invitation is intended to help potential participants obtaining a visa. It is not a commitment on the part of the congress to provide any financial support. You may request such a letter during the online registration or from the Congress Secretariat at


Material Pick-up:

Registered delegates receive all their congress material on-site in the registration area (2nd Floor of the Congress Center Basel).



The participant acknowledges that he/she has no right to lodge damage claims against the organisers should the holding of the congress be hindered or prevented by unexpected political or economical events or generally by «force majeure», or should the non-appearance of speakers or other reasons necessitate programme changes. With his/her registration, the participant accepts this proviso.

During the congress photographs will be taken. This serves the purpose of publication on the website and/or on social media platforms of the organizer. It may hereby be possible that persons present are also photographed in a way that they can be identified. The legal basis for photographing is Article 6, Paragraph 1, lit. f GDPR, the organizer’s legitimate interest is to publicly document the event.

This is explicitly stated at each event. If required, you can obtain information at the reception or information desk of the event if you do not wish that photographs on which you are identifiable will be published.
Calendar File Swiss Hernia Days