Information A to Z

Information A to Z


Download the IAPCO App to access IAPCO 2019. Click here for more information.
Password for download: BAS2019IA

Access to all sessions and networking events will only be possible with your personal badge, which you will receive onsite in the registration area. All participants are requested to wear their name badge throughout the congress.



There is a cloakroom available in the congress centre, next to the registration area free of charge.


Coffee Breaks

Morning and afternoon coffee breaks are included in the registration fee and are served in the foyer.


First Timers Reception

Thursday, 14 February 2019, 18.30 - 19.00
Event Hall, MCH Lounge
For more information click here.


Floor Plan
Please click here to view the floorplan of the Congress Centre Basel.







Golden Gala

Friday, 15 February 2019, 20.00 - 23.30
Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
For more information click here.





The congress organisers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or damage of property belonging to conference participants, either during, or as a result of the meeting. Please check the validity of your own insurance.



The official language of the congress is English. No simultaneous translation will be provided. The national language of Switzerland are German/French/Italian.



Lunch buffets will be located in the foyer next to main session room.




Pictures and Videos

During the congress, pictures will be taken – if you do not want to be on the pictures, please address to the photographer onsite.


Programme (PDF)

Plese click here to download the programme as PDF.



Friday, 15 February 2019, 19.00 - 19.45
Basel Town Hall
For more information click here.


Registration / Secretariat opening hours

Thursday, 14 February 2019: 08.30 – 18.30
Friday, 15 February 2019: 08.00 – 17.00
Saturday, 16 February 2019: 07.30 – 15.30
Sunday, 17 February 2019: 08.30 – 13.30



The participant acknowledges that she / he 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 her / his registration, the participant accepts this provision.
By accepting the general terms and conditions, the participant declares that she / he 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 related fi elds organised by Congrex Switzerland. In the opposing case, the participant notifi es Congrex Switzerland in written within 5 working days after the registration.




Swiss Culinary Night
Saturday, 16 February 2019, 19.00 - 23.00
Baracca Zermatt
For more information click here.


Congress Center Basel
Messeplatz 21
4058 Basel / Switzerland


Welcome Reception

Thursday, 14 February 2019, 19.00 - 21.00
Event Hall, Gallery Foyer
For more information click here.



Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the congress centre during the congress.

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