Date and Venue

May 23-25 2022, at the premises of UniDistance Suisse in Brig (Switzerland).

The workshop program will begin on Monday, 9am and will end on Wednesday, 4pm.

The workshop will take place in the assembly hall of the new campus building of UniDistance Suisse and Fernfachhochschule Schweiz (Schinerstrasse 18, 3900 Brig, Switzerland).


The programme and book of abstract is available as a pdf.

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      Invited Speakers

      Registration Fee

      The workshop itself is free of charge. However, board and lodging have to be covered by each participant individually.

      Financial Support

      The workshop is supported by a grant of the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Research, Development, and Cooperation Fund of UniDistance Suisse.
      With these funds, we can support a limited number of actively participating early-career researchers from abroad.

      If you are interested in such a stipend of max. 1'000 CHF, then please send an up-to-date CV to by April 1, 2022.
      Note that priority will be given to applicants who could otherwise not attend the workshop.


      Participants are requested to book their accommodation individually. A limited amount of hotel rooms has been reserved for the workshop until April 15, 2022. The following hotels can be booked with the reference "Workshop UniDistance":


      Brig is well-connected to major cities in Switzerland and abroad. There are direct train connections from/to Basel, Bern, Geneva, Lausanne, Zürich, and Milano. The nearest airports are in Milano-Malpensa, Zürich, and Geneva.

      Important Dates

      • April 1, 2022: Deadline for submission of abstracts
      • April 10, 2022: Notification of abstract acceptance/rejection
      • April 15, 2022: Deadline for booking accommodation from the reserved room contigent
      • May 23-25, 2022: Workshop

      Registrations are now closed