Conference fees

Find below the conferences fees for attending METAL2019 conference.
All prices are in Swiss Francs (CHF).

Please note that there is no one-day registration rate for Metal 2019

Conference rates

Early Bird
Until May 31, 2019
Regular and On Site
(June 1, 2019 and after)
550 630
ICOM member
membership number required 
450 530
ICOM student member
membership number required 
160 240
current student ID required, see below 
210 290
Young Conservation Professional
proof of graduation within the last 3 years required, see below 
320 400
Accompanying person
see details below of what is included 
270 270

Ticketed events

Conference Dinner 100
Post Conference Tour to Val-de-Travers 100
1-day Workshops 100
2-days Workshop 450

The deadline to register is July 31, 2019

Registration policies

By registering for the Metal 2019 meeting you are agreeing to the following policies:

Cancellation and Refunds

To cancel a conference registration or ticketed event, please send a cancellation request to and note the following:

  • Before May 31, 2019: All purchased registrations and ticketed events may be cancelled with a 100% refund.
  • Before August 2, 2019: All purchased registrations and ticketed events may be cancelled with a 25% cancellation charge applied.
  • After August 2, 2019: Registrations and tickets events are non-refundable.


Registration Rates

  •  The base registration fee includes name badge, registration materials, tote bag, digital conference proceedings, meeting program and abstract book, all sessions, five lunches, opening and farewell receptions, light meals during the visits of HE-Arc CR workshops and the poster session, and coffee breaks. The registration fee does not include hotel accommodations, transportation, conference dinner, post-conference tours, or workshops.
  • ICOM membership dues must be paid in full for 2019 to qualify for member rates. If you do not have a current membership, you must register at the standard rate.
  • Student registrations must send proof of current student ID to after registration is completed.
  • Young Conservation Professional registrations must send proof of graduation within the last 3 years (copy of diploma) to after registration is completed.

Accompanying person

  • During the conference, an accompanying person will only have access to the evening events, except the conference dinner. Lunch is not included for accompanying guests.
  • If an accompanying person wishes to attend the conference dinner or the post-conference tour they must purchase their own ticket.

Ticketed Events

  •  Register early, as space is limited for the conference dinner, post conference tour, and workshops.
  • Workshop tickets are only available to registered attendees of the conference and cannot be purchased without a registration.
  • Metal 2019 will be cashless on site. If you wish to register or purchase tickets onsite, please bring a credit/debit card.