11–14 September 2018

Congress Center Basel



Registration category Access Early registration fee (until 12 June 2018) Intermediate registration fee (from 13 June - 15 August 2018) Late registration fee (from 16 August - 11 September 2018) Onsite registration fee (As from 12 September 2018) Day tickets
EMBO at BASEL LIFE: Student & Postdoc Full access, lunch is included CHF 250.- CHF 300.- CHF 350.- CHF 450.- CHF 250.-
EMBO at BASEL LIFE: Academia Full access, lunch is included CHF 300.- CHF 350.- CHF 450.- CHF 550.- CHF 350.-
EMBO at BASEL LIFE: Industry Full access, lunch is included CHF 600.- CHF 650.- CHF 750.- CHF 850.- CHF 350.-
Innovation Forums Delegate Access to Innovation Forums, MipTec, European Job Fair, lunch is included CHF 100.- CHF 100.- CHF 100.- CHF 100.- CHF 50.-
Innovation Forums Student * Access to Innovation Forums, MipTec, European Job Fair, lunch is included CHF 40.- CHF 40.- CHF 40.- CHF 40.- CHF 20.-
MipTec Visitor Access to MipTec and European Job Fair, no lunch included *** CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.-
European Job Fair at BASEL LIFE 12.09.2018 Access to European Job Fair, and MipTec, no lunch included *** CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.-
Press** Full access, lunch is included CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.- CHF 0.-

* valid student ID in English language required
** valid press ID required
*** Lunch can be added during the online registration for a fee of CHF 18.- (only available until 4 September 2018)

Online registration

In order to register to the congress, please log in with your e-mail address and your password if you already have created a profile in the last years. If you do not have a profile, you can create a new one. After a successful registration, an invoice or confirmation (depends on your method of payment) will be sent immediately to your email address.

If you are not able to complete the online registration process, kindly send an e-mail to

Cancellation policy

All cancellations must be e-mailed to

Refund of registration fees will be as follows:

  • Cancellations received up and including 27 June 2018: Refund minus 25% handling fee
  • No refund on cancellations after 27 June 2018, even if due to illness, visa rejection, etc.
  • For any name changes, a fee of CHF 50.00 will be charged

Please note that the cancellation policy is deemed to be accepted as soon as the registration has been completed.

Invitation letter

The organisers will be pleased to send a letter of invitation to any individual requesting one, once their registration and fees have been received. It is to be understood that such an invitation is intended to help potential participants raise travel funds or obtain a visa. It is not a commitment on the part of the congress to provide any financial support. You may request such a letter during the online registration or from the Congress Secretariat



MipTec and European Job Fair visitors need to add and pay lunch during the registration process, it is not included in the registration ticket.


Material pick-up

Registered delegates receive all their congress material onsite in the registration area.

Payment methods

You can either pay by bank transfer or credit card (Visa, MasterCard or American Express). All fees for congress registration and additional courses should be paid in CHF in advance to the Congress Secretariat of the Basel Life 2018, clearly stating the participant’s name and address (when paying by bank transfer).

Bank charges are the responsibility of the payer and should be paid in addition to the registration fees.

Per booking, a handling fee of 2% applies.


The participant acknowledges that he/she has no right to lodge damage claims against the organisers should the holding of the congress be hindered or prevented by unexpected political or economical events or generally by "force majeure", or should the non-appearance of speakers or other reasons necessitate programme changes. With his/her registration, the participant accepts this proviso.

By accepting the general terms and conditions, the participant declares that he/she agrees to its personal and company data being processed by Congrex Switzerland, may be forwarded to the sponsors and exhibitors of the congress and that this data may be used for information purposes on congresses and events in the field of life sciences organised by Congrex Switzerland. In the opposing case, the participant notifies Congrex Switzerland in written within 5 working days after the registration.

Scanning of your badge

Participants are not obliged to allow exhibitors to scan their badge in the exhibition area or when entering an industry session. Participants must show their badge for prove of access rights, but do not need to allow a company to scan it.  With allowing a company to scan, you acknowledge that your registration details will be forwarded to the exhibitor.