AICR Congress – Zurich 2018

Terms & Conditions

The AICR International Presidium Meeting 2018 (“presidium”) is being held from 31 January to 4 February 2018 in Zurich, Switzerland and is being organised by AICR Switzerland (“organiser”)

All bookings are to be made through the online booking tool on the event website  All presidium registration fees (“fees”) will be paid directly to the organiser as indicated in the “Packages” section.

The participation fees will include VAT and taxes are quoted per person. For children’s policy, please contact the organizer directly at

Please note that the organiser is unable to guarantee these rates or the availability after the final deadline on January 15th, 2018.

Please note that the 4-night package does not include dinner on Wednesday, 31 January 2018, as this is planned exclusively for David Campbell Trophy finalists, jury, actors, the international committee and section presidents


Payment can be made by credit card or by bank transfer in CHF. For the bank transfer option, the full amount must be received two weeks after booking at the latest.  If the fee is not received within 2 weeks, the booking will be cancelled and the participant will have to rebook their package at the higher rate.  For bookings made in December, the full amount must be received prior to 15 January 2018.

Bank details: 

Zürcher Kantonalbank
8010 Zürich

account name:

AICR Kongress 2018 Zürich
c/o Yvonne Ruckstuhl,
Am Aabach 1
8344 Bäretswil

account number     1100-6068.644
IBAN             CH86 0070 0110 0060 6864 4
BIC (Swift)    ZKBKCHZZ80A


Please include “MEMBER’S NAME – SECTION” in the payment reference of the bank draft.

Please note:  Bank charges cannot be included in the package fee.  The participant is responsible for paying the bank charges and submitting the payment in such mode, that the organiser is credited with the full amount of the package.  Any shortages from bank charges will be invoiced to the participant and will have to be settled additionally.

Upon payment of the participation fees, a confirmation and receipt of the participant’s total payment will be sent by email.

Package Availability and Booking Deadlines

The packages will be available as follows:

Early Bird Package:  book before 30 September 2017

WinterPackage:  book between 1 October and 30 November 2017

Please note that the organiser is unable to guarantee these rates or the availability after the final deadline on January 15th, 2018.  If you would like to book the package after January 15th, 2017 please contact the organiser by email

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation of participation must be sent by email to sends e-mail).  A cancellation is not valid without a confirmation from the organiser.

In case of cancellation, the organiser reserves the right to charge for any penalties based on the time of cancellation.

  • Cancellations made before 1 December 2017 will result in a 10% cancellation charge
  • Cancellations made between 2 December 2017 and 1 January 2018 will result in a 20% cancellation charge
  • Cancellations made on or after 2 January 2018 as well as no-shows will result in a 100% cancellation fee

If you are unable to attend, the organiser will accept a stand-in replacement at no additional charge.


The participants will be booked at different partner Hotels in Zurich.  The hotel registration will be handled together with the registration for the presidium only for stays within the duration of the program selected.

Rates for the pre-night stay or post-night stay will be offered soon.

These prices are per room per night including service charges and taxes.  Please do not hesitate to contact the organiser in case you wish to arrive earlier or depart later; the organiser will endeavor to assist you if extra accommodation is required.

Liability / Insurance / Force Majeur

The organiser cannot be held liable for any personal injury, loss or damages arising during the presidium and its related services – which include transportation, events or tours. Participants are strongly advised to arrange adequate personal insurance prior to travelling.

Should the presidium be cancelled, curtailed or adversely affected by any cause not within the reasonable control of the organiser including but not limited to war, fire, national emergency, labour dispute, strike, lockout, civil disturbance or Act of God, the organizer shall be under no obligation to refund all or part of the fee paid by the participant and shall be under no liability to the participant or any other person in respect of any actions, proceedings, claims, demands, losses (including consequential losses), costs or expenses whatsoever which may be brought against, suffered or incurred by the participant as the result thereof.

**Please note: the organiser reserves the right to amend any part of the presidium program or arrangements as necessary.

**Please note: all information supplied by the participants, including the names of individuals will be used only for the purposes of the congress by AICR Switezrland, AICR International or the sponsors/partners of the congress and will be subject to the appropriate data protection laws of Switzerland.