Training School 2018 :: Participation

Training School
16-20 April 2018
Azores, Portugal
Training School Cryptacus Azores 2018

The Event
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Participation Info
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Practical Info
Venue >>
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Social Activities
Gala Dinner >>
Social Event >>
City Hall Reception >>

PhD Session >>
Pitches & Posters >>
Extended Abstracts >>

COST Meetings >>

FutureDB Workshop >>

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Participation in the event requires the payment of a registration fee, which includes access to lectures, practical sessions and PhD session. It also includes lunches and coffee breaks for April 16-20 as well as access to the social events and the gala dinner.
The registration fee is provided in the table below:

Early registration
(until 15 March)
Late registration
(after 15 March – 15 April)
Single registration 350 Eur 450 Eur

Please note that the deadline for early registration is March 15st, 2018. After the deadline, the registration cost will increase to 450 Eur.

Registration procedure

To register for the training school, please complete the Registration Form, perform the respective payment, and send an email to the following email address with both the filled form and a proof of the bank transfer:

The payment of the registration fee can be made via bank transfer only. Please use the following bank account information for your transfer:

Description of payment CRYPTACUS
NIB 0035 2168 0001 7409 9305 8
IBAN PT50 0035 2168 0001 7409 9305 8
Bank Caixa Geral de Depósitos

Once the payment is received, we will complete your registration and issue an invoice.


Grants are available to cover the registration fee, housing costs (see below), and local traveling costs in the amount of €550.

To apply for a grant, please fill in the registration form indicating this option accordingly and sent it to us as described above. The payment can be deferred until you received a grant assignment confirmation from us.

These grants will be assigned in a first request first assigned rule, considering a balanced distribution between gender, countries, and institutions. Grants will only be assigned to participants belonging to a COST Member State or Cooperating State (see COST Member States), which includes 37 countries.

Students receiving grants must submit an extended abstract (4 pages) describing ongoing research (see PhD Session for details).

Special housing prices have been arranged at the Thomas Hostel at €25/night on a shared room. For more details see Accommodation.