Online Registration

The 11th [BC]2 "Computational and Biological Perspectives on Human Genome Variation" will take place 4-5 July 2013 at the Congress Center Basel, Switzerland.


Official registration is closed now. Late registrations after June 26 are subject to an
adminsitrate handling fee of 100 CHF.
Registration Fees   CHF + late fee
Student rate   150 CHF + 100 CHF
Academic rate
(group leaders, postdocs, staff scientists)
  200 CHF + 100 CHF

Corporate rate *

  600 CHF + 100 CHF



Registration deadline 26 June 2013. Please note that online registration & payment are manadatory; on-site registration is not possible.


The conference registration fee includes:

  • Access to all conference sessions
  • Receipt of all conference materials
  • Welcome reception on Thursday July 4th
  • Lunches & coffee breaks on Thursday 4 July and Friday 5 July 2013

Registration fee does not include lodging, transportation, and dinners.


* Optional discount for local start-ups and companies with less than 10 employees. Please contact the registration secretariat if you would like to apply for the discount.





Credit Card:

The default form to pay the registration fee is by credit card (Visa or Eurocard/MasterCard) via the online registration system. All payments are in Swiss Francs (CHF).


Wire transfer:

A wire transfer option is provided for particopants who are not able to pay by credit card, and for SIB members. If for any reason credit card payment is not possible for you, please contact the registration secretariat to arrange for payment by wire transfer. Payment must be received in full and in Swiss Francs (CHF).


Your bank may charge fees for this service. Please note that all bank charges must be paid by the participant. Please indicate clearly the name of the participant, the conference ‘BC2 2013’, and the registration code you received from the secretariat in all your remittances.


PLEASE NOTE: Wire transfers can take up to ten business days to process. Please allow for ample time for your transfer to reach us. You are not registered for the meeting until [BC]2 receives your payment.  



Letter of invitation


If you need a confirmation of registration for visa or funding purposes, please contact the  [BC]2  registration secretariat  by email. Please note that confirmations of registration are only issues after the registration is complete (i.e. all registration fees have been received).



Terms and conditions


Cancellations of confirmed registrations are subject to an adminstrative charge of 150 CHF per participant provided the cancellation is received by June 22, 2013. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after June 22, 2013 or for no-shows. Cancellations need to be made in writing to the registration secretariat.



Registration secretariat


For any questions you may have regarding your registration, please contact the [BC]2 registration secretariat:


[BC]2  Registrations

c/o  Rita Manohar
SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
Biozentrum University of Basel
Klingelbergstrasse 50-70
CH 4056 Basel, Switzerland  


Tel: +41 61 267 22 36

Fax +41 61 267 15 84