Registration Fees


Early Fee
November 13, 2017

Regular Fee
December 18, 2017

Late Fee
February 20, 2018


US$ 500

US$ 650

US$ 800

 Student / Post Doc   

US$ 320

US$ 450

US$ 570

 Local  Student / Post Doc – Daily *

US$ 75

US$ 80

US$ 90

 Local  Student / Post Doc – Full Conference *

US$ 200 US$ 220  US$ 250

 Satellite Workshop SA3 

US$ 30

US$ 30

US$ 30

 Satellite Workshop  (select one)
 SA1, SA2, SA4, SA5, SA6, SA7

US$ 60

US$ 60

US$ 60

 Conference Dinner  **  

US$ 75

US$ 75

US$ 75

 Conference T-shirt (until Jan. 30) ***



*      Subsidized by the Israel Ministry of Science for local early-career researchers.
**    The Conference Dinner will take place at the Knight’s Halls in the City Citadel of Old Acre (Akko) . Read more
***  After January 30 the cost of T-shirts will be US$15, and based on availability.  To view the Conference T-shirt  click here

Note: The on-line registration form will close on February 20 (midnight-local time), 2018. After that date, registration will be available on-site.

Conference registration fees include:
Participation in sessions  
Conference material  
Coffee breaks and lunches  
Welcome reception  
Daily transportation from Haifa conference hotels to the Conference Venue and return.

Conference registration fees do not  include:
Conference Dinner (Wednesday, February 28)
Satellite Workshops

Satellite registration fees include:
Coffee breaks and a light lunch
To view list of Satellite workshops click here

Payment Method   

  • Credit card: Visa/Diners, Master Card/Isracard, American Express
    Charges will be made by Diesenhaus-Unitours Incoming Tourism (1998) Ltd.
    Please note: Charges will be made periodically from October 2017 onwards and not automatically upon submission of the Registration & Accommodation Form.
  • Bank transfer: in US dollars, payable to:
    Diesenhaus-Unitours Incoming Tourism (1998) Ltd. / ECGF 2018 

          FIBI – The First International Bank of Israel
          Account #: 293342
          The Opera Branch 044
          Haopera Tower, 1 Allenby Street
          Tel Aviv, Israel
          Swift Code: FIRBILITXXX
          IBAN Code: IL090310440000000293342

          Payments by bank transfer should be made until February 4, 2018. 
          Please ensure that the name of the Conference and the name of the participant are stated on the bank transfer.
          Bank charges are the responsibility of the participant and should be paid at source, in addition to the accommodation fees.
          Please send copy of the bank transfer to Diesenhaus-Unitours

  • Commitment – Payment by employer (Israeli participants only – Available if commitment is received by February 4, 2018)
  • The participant needs to complete the on-line Registration & Accommodation Form, and select “Commitment” in the “Payment Method” field. Please check if the VAT number of your institution/company is listed in the PDF file, which will assist you in inserting the VAT number (required field), if payment is done by the institution.  
  • Following the above step, a purchase order from the employer should be sent to:
    Diesenhaus-Unitours, or by fax to +972-3-5610152 stating the amount and services covered. A bank transfer should follow.    

Important: Registration will only be confirmed if full payment has been received.

Registration Cancellation Policy

Notification of cancellation should be sent in writing only to the Conference Secretariat:
Diesenhaus-Unitours – Convention Department
E-mail: or Fax: +972-3-5610152

Refund of registration fees will be made as follows:

  • Cancellations received by December 21, 2017 – full refund less $40 handling fee.
  • Thereafter – no refund