Registration

Click here to register online for the SWISS HERNIA DAYS 2020.

Registration Fees

Registration Fees (CHF) Until 20 May 2020 As from 21 May 2020
Consultants / Others CHF 350 CHF 450
Trainee/Resident/Student* free of charge free of charge
Delegate from Low-Income Economy** CHF 150 CHF 150
Day Card CHF 230 CHF 250
Exhibitor, full registration*** CHF 350 CHF 450
Cadaver-Workshop CHF 400 CHF 400
Networking Event
21 August 2020
CHF 95 CHF 95
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 / lower-middle income economy. Please click here to view a list of these countries.
***Exhibitors, who wish to have access to all sessions of the scientific programme need to be registered in the respective category “Exhibitor, full registration”

Registration to the Cadaver-Workshop is only possible together with a congress registration and limited to 20 participants. The workshop can be booked during the online registration.

 

Swiss Society of Surgery (SGC):
16 CME Credits for participation on Swiss Hernia Days 2020,
5 CME credits for Swiss Hernia Cadaver Workshop

 

The registration fee for participants includes:

  • Access to all scientific sessions and the industrial exhibition
  • Lunch and coffee during the session breaks

 

Cancellation Policy:
All cancellations must be electronically mailed to swissherniadays@nullcongrex.com
Refund of registration fees will be as follows:

  • Cancellations received up and including 2 July 2020: Refund minus 25% handling fee
  • No refund on cancellations after 2 July 2020
  • For any name changes, a fee of CHF 50.00 will be charged

 

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

 

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 swissherniadays@nullcongrex.com

 

Material Pick-up:

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

 

Responsibility:

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.

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