Welcome Reception & Registration

Date: Tuesday, 15.02.2011

Time: 18:00 - 20:30

Venue: University of Zürich, Main Building, Rämistrasse 71, CH-8006 Zürich

Welcome addresses by:

- Regine Aeppli, Education Minister of the Canton Zurich and President of the Conference of Swiss-German Education Ministers

- Prof. Dr. Andreas Fischer, Rector of the University of Zurich



Gala Dinner & Awards

Date: Thursday, 17.02.2011

Time: 19:00 - ca. 22:00

Venue: Kongresshaus Zürich, Gotthardstrasse 5, Postfach 2523, 8022 Zürich (Entrance: Claridenstrasse 5)

Besides culinary highlights, an entertaining evening program is awaiting you with Lara Stoll, the European Poetry Slam champion, and the comedy artist Max Uthoff.

The Outstanding Paper Awards WI 2011 (Sponsor: IBM) and the Best Student Paper Award 2011 (Sponsor: SAP) will be awarded during the gala dinner.



Excursions in and around Zurich

Before and after the conference, you can enjoy plenty of attractions in and around the beautiful city of Zurich. Some examples include:

  • city tour of Zurich
  • boat trip on the lake of Zurich
  • chocolate factory Lindt
  • Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen
  • Alpamare
  • Technorama
  • Etc.

Please contact Zurich Tourism to book excursions or guided tours individually or in groups:

Tel.: +41 44 215 40 00

Fax:  +41 44 215 40 44

E-Mail: information(at)zuerich.com  

Web-Link: http://www.zuerich.com/en/page.cfm/excursions/excursions_x