Last updated 18 December 2017

Registration Information

All registration and accommodation bookings must be submitted online through the Conference website. 
These services will be available online from early December until the conference begins. 
All registration and hotel details such as deadlines, terms and conditions, will also posted on the website.

Registration Fees (in Euro)

Medical/Scientific/Other Until 15
March
Until 16
May
From 17
May
ECFS Member
Regular € 495 € 555 € 605
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 270 € 330 € 380
Non-ECFS Member
Regular € 615 € 675 € 725
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 390 € 450 € 500
Registration and full membership
Regular € 615 € 675 € 725
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 390 € 450 € 500
Allied Health Professional
ECFS Member
Regular € 270 € 330 € 380
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 150 € 185 € 225
Non-ECFS Member
Regular € 390 € 450 € 500
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 270 € 330 € 380
Registration and full membership
Regular € 390 € 450 € 500
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 270 € 330 € 380
Patient Organisation Representative
ECFS Member € 270 € 330 € 380
Non-ECFS Member € 390 € 450 € 500
Students
Doctoral and PhD Students € 100 € 100 € 150
Registration and full membership € 220 € 220 € 270
Pre-Conference Courses **
Cystic Fibrosis Course  (limited seating) 
The treatment of adults with CF - An in depth course
Wednesday 06 June - One day course
Regular € 180 € 180
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 100 € 100
Physiotherapy Short Course
Airway clearance techniques: basic approach
Tuesday 05 and Wednesday 06 June - 1.5 days
Regular € 270 € 270
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 150 € 150
Introductory Course in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Interpersonal Therapy
(limited seating)
Wednesday 06 June - One day course
Regular € 100 € 100
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 50 € 50
Nutrition Masterclass - Practical management of nutrition issues in CF
(limited seating)
Tuesday 05 June - Half day course
Regular € 75 € 75
Low and Middle Income Countries* € 45 € 45
Pre-Conference Meetings - Wednesday 06 June 2018
- European Psychosocial Special Interest Group Meeting
Free for ECFS members
€ 25 € 25 € 25
- International Nursing Special Interest Group Meeting 
Free for ECFS members
€ 25 € 25 € 25

* Registration rates are available to participants working in countries classified as low-income economies, lower-middle-income economies and upper-middle-income economies by the World Bank

** Registration Deadline: 16 May 2018  
The last day for pre-registrations is Monday 4 June 2018 ). After this date, registrations can only be made on-site.

Delegates’ registration includes: admission to the Scientific Programme (including the Opening Plenary & Closing Ceremony), admission to the Exhibition and Poster Areas and Conference Bag containing Programme and Abstract Book and a Transportation Card.

Conference Registration Deadlines are as follows:
Early registration Deadline:15 March 2018, 24:00 CET
Group Booking Deadline:16 May 2018, 24:00 CET
Standard registration Deadline:16 May 2018, 24:00 CET
Pre-conference Courses Deadline:
16 May 2018, 24:00 CET
Late Registration Rates:from 17 May 2018
Last Date for Online Registration: 
After 04 June, registration is only possible on-site
04 June 2018


Please note that K.I.T. Group cannot guarantee that all conference materials will be available for registrations made after the standard registration deadline.

Please see the Registration Terms and Conditions here.

Entitlements

Delegates' registration includes:

  • Admission to the Scientific Programme, including the Opening and Closing Ceremony.
  • Admission to the Exhibition and Poster areas.
  • Conference Bag containing Programme and Abstract Book.
  • Certificate of Attendance.

 
ECFS Members

For Medical/Scientific, Allied Health Professional or Doctoral/PhD Students delegates who are members of the ECFS, please note that your membership number is required for registration. The reduced registration fee for members will be granted only to ECFS Members having paid their subscription 2018. Should the name/first name/email address be refused by the ECFS membership online identification system, please ensure first that your membership fee is paid. The ECFS membership department remains at your disposal for any further clarification at membership@ecfs.eu. A non-member registration fee will apply if a valid ECFS membership cannot be confirmed.

Registration and Membership Package

The Registration & Membership Package can be booked to become a new ECFS Member or to renew an expired ECFS Membership.  The package includes full conference registration and a one year full ECFS Membership.
If registering for the Registration and Membership Package, please note that the membership is not transferable and will not be refunded (even in the event of a name change or cancellation of conference registration). 

The Registration & Membership Package is not available for employees from the Pharmaceutical Industry. ECFS membership for employees from the Pharmaceutical Industry is only available via www.ecfs.eu

Allied Health Professionals

To be able to register as an Allied Health Professional (Nurses, Psychologists, Physiotherapists, Dieticians, Social Workers, and Pharmacists) a supporting letter of your Head of Department is required at both the time of registration and during the conference (this is not applicable for ECFS Members) and must be sent to the ECFS Registration Department via email ecfs2018-registration@kit-group.org.

Group Registration

Registrations for more than ten participants will be handled separately as a group booking. 
Please find all information about the group reservation here.

There will be no refund for badges which are paid for but not used (according to the above mentioned deadlines). The deadline for the group bookings is 16 May 2018. After the group registration deadline, registrations are only possible on-site.

Only fully completed group registration forms as well as fully completed name lists (including the participants full name, individual email and mailing address) will be accepted. The ECFS Registration Department can not be held responsible for double bookings of an individual participant or group made by another company or organisation.In such a case, no refund will be possible.

Doctoral/PhD Students

To register as a Doctoral/PhD Student, a supporting letter from the student's Head of Department or a valid student ID providing proof of full time enrolment at a recognised university or college at both the time of registration and during the conference must be sent to the ECFS Registration Department via email ecfs2018-registration@kit-group.org.

Agent for Italian participants regarding AIFA requests

Dr.ssa Annalisa Ramazzotti
Via Dario Niccodemi, 14
20900 Monza (MB) – Italy
Phone: +39 347 7680658
E-mail: ipcra@libero.it

Media Registration

To register as a media representative, please contact the ECFS Registration Department at ecfs2018-registration@kit-group.org in order to receive a media registration form. There is no registration fee for accredited media representatives. However, to register as a media representative, you must submit a copy of your official press card.

Registration Information for CF Patients

ECFS Policy Statement on conference attendance by individuals with Cystic Fibrosis (CF): The European Cystic Fibrosis Conference is a scientific forum, designed for attendance by Scientists and Health Professionals. 
The ECFS policy for attendance of individuals with CF to the conference is to discourage attendance as a bug free environment cannot be guaranteed.

If a person with CF attends, ECFS does not take any responsibility Individuals with CF wishing to attend the conference, regardless of the ECFS recommendation, will do so entirely at their own risk and will be asked to contact the registration counter for a sticker to put on their badge. 

Conference Registration Desk - Opening Hours

Tuesday 05 June: 07:30-17:30
Wednesday 06 June: 07:30-20:15
Thursday 07 June: 07:30 - 18:30
Friday 08 June: 07:30 - 18:30
Saturday 09 June: 08:00 - 12:30