Key Facts (A-Z)

 

ACCOMMODATION
There are various hotels in Lucerne providing special Forum rates. You can book your preferred accommodation here.

 

CONFERENCE LANGUAGE
English

 

DATE
Thursday, 2 May 2019, from 12:45 until 18:30 (+ dinner 19:00-22:00)
Friday, 3 May 2019, from 08:30 until 16:30 (+ farewell reception 16:30-17:30)

 

DRESS CODE
Business attire or national dress

 

LOGISTICS
The closest airport is Zurich Airport. You can easily reach Lucerne by direct train from Zurich Airport. Once in Switzerland, we recommend you to use the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), our official ground transport partner. Train tickets can be ordered within your registration.

 

LOGISTICS – TRAIN TICKETS
Together with our Mobility Partner, the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), we offer our WTFL 2019 participants free return train ticket to Lucerne. During the registration process, you will be offered a free return train ticket from any place in Switzerland to Lucerne. If marked with "Yes", you will receive an email with detailed information and a special code for a free ticket 1-2 months before the event. 

 

NEXT GENERATION 
Find out more detailed information about the Next Generation Day on the following link: nextgeneration2019.wtflucerne.org.
You can register your Next Generation representative on the official WTFL 2019 registration page here: wtfl2019.wtflucerne.org/registration.

 

OPTIONAL PROGRAMME (4 MAY)
– Skiing Day Mount Titlis
– Sightseeing Tour in Lucerne
– Experience Guest Canton Schwyz

 

PERSONAL INVITATION
Transfer of personal invitations must be agreed upon with the organizer.

 

REGISTRATION
Please register via the following link: wtfl2019.wtflucerne.org/registration. Please notice that your name will be published on the participation list after you have completed your registration. Furthermore, please be aware that World Tourism Forum Lucerne has the copyright of photos taken at the Forum. 

 

TICKETS (CHF INCL. 7.7% VAT)
1'200.- for Thursday & Friday (2-3 May)
600.- Thursday only (2 May)
900.- Friday only (3 May)

Special rate for Start-Ups, Next Generation, Young Talents and representatives of partner universities
Early bird rate (20%) until 31 January 2019

The full (Thursday & Friday) fee includes Forum participation, documentation, return train ticket to Lucerne, shuttle-service within Lucerne, coffee and lunch breaks, networking dinner on Thursday, farewell reception on Friday and optional programme on Saturday.
 

TICKETS – CANCELLATION OF THE TICKET
Cancellations received by 31 March 2019 will be fully refunded, minus an administration fee of CHF 300. No refunds will be given for cancellations after this date.

 

TOPIC
Human Capital in an Age of Disruption

 

VENUE
KKL Luzern, Culture and Convention
Centre, Europaplatz 1, 6002 Lucerne, Switzerland
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VISA
Switzerland requires a visa for certain foreign nationalities. Please visit the website of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs to find out if and how you need to apply for a visa.​