YEAST 2017

28th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology (ICYGMB)

August 27 – September 1, 2017
Prague, Czech Republic

Fees and Payment Terms

Conference Fee

Category Early Registration
till May 31, 2017
Late Registration
June 1–July 14, 2017
Academic 14,500 CZK
~ 530 EUR
~ 570 USD
16,000 CZK
~ 600 EUR
~ 640 USD
17,500 CZK
~ 650 EUR
~ 700 USD
Student* 11,000 CZK
~ 400 EUR
~ 430 USD
12,000 CZK
~ 450 EUR
~ 480 USD
13,500 CZK
~ 500 EUR
~ 535 USD
Non-Academic 17,500 CZK
~ 650 EUR
~ 700 USD
20,500 CZK
~ 750 EUR
~ 800 USD
22,000 CZK
~ 800 EUR
~ 850 USD
Accompanying person 4,000 CZK
~ 150 EUR
~ 160 USD
4,000 CZK
~ 150 EUR
~ 160 USD
5,000 CZK
~ 190 EUR
~ 200 USD

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Prices in USD/EUR are approximate and may depend on the actual exchange rate applied by your bank.

* A proof of status will be required; a copy of either the international student ID-card (ISIC) or a university card is requested to be emailed to the Conference Secretariat at with the subject “Student fee”. Otherwise, a student registration fee payment will not be possible.

The Academic, Non-Academic and Student fees include:

  • Admission to the scientific programme of the symposium including the plenary, workshop and poster sessions, and the exhibition
  • Programme Book with the list of sessions, participants and exhibitors
  • Symposium bag and materials
  • Opening & Closing Ceremonies
  • Welcome Cocktail
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Lunches
  • Concert of classical music
  • Free public transport ticket (received at the registration desk and valid during the entire event)

The accompanying person´s fee includes:

  • Opening & Closing Ceremonies
  • Welcome Cocktail
  • Concert of classical music
  • Guided sightseeing tour of Prague
  • Free public transport ticket (received at the registration desk and valid during the entire event)

Please note that the regular participant must be registered first; any accompanyig person may be registered in next step. For each accompanying person a separate registration form should be completed.

Conference Dinner

Price: 1,500 CZK (~ 55 EUR / ~ 59 USD)

The conference dinner will take place on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Monastery restaurant Strahov beginning at 8 p.m.
If necessary, the conference dinner cancellation must be sent via email at till August 10, 2017; a cancellation fee of 500 CZK (~ 18 EUR / ~ 19 USD) will be retained). After August 10, 2017, no refunds will be possible.


All registration fees include VAT (tax) and should be paid in Czech crowns (CZK) only by one of the two following methods:

1. Credit Card

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For payments through the Online Payment System, only MasterCard, Maestro, Visa, Visa Electron, and Diners Club credit cards are acceptable. All credit card payments are processed via the GP webpay secure connection. GP webpay conforms to international standards and meets the strictest safety requirements of the MasterCard SecureCode and Verified by VISA standards as defined by the MasterCard and VISA card associations. These standards are designated as 3D Secure and they ensure maximum payment security.

In the case of the rejected credit/debit card payment on-line, the registration will not be processed by the Conference Secretariat. It is recommended that the participant contacts the credit/debit card issuer/bank first and makes sure that the online transaction option is not disabled. When fixed, you may return to the conference registration page and retry your payment.

2. Bank Wire Transfer

A bank wire transfer can be arranged for only upon completion of the online registration form and receiving a registration summary with your registration ID. Payments received without the appropriate variable code (your registration ID) and the registration details (registration ID, your Surname and Name) cannot be identified.

Account name (Beneficiary): Mikrobiologicky ustav AVCR, v.v.i.
Beneficiary address: Videnska 1083, 14220 Prague 4, Czech Republic
Bank name: Komercni banka, a.s.
Bank address: Na Prikope 33, 11407 Praha 1, Czech Republic
Account number (IBAN): CZ74 0100 0000 4385 9014 0287
Amount to pay: Your Registration Fee CZK
Variable code: Your Registration ID
Details of payment: Your Registration ID, Last name, First name

Payment terms

Deadline for the early registration payment is May 31, 2017. After this date you have to pay the higher registration fee and after July 14, 2017, you have to register on-site.

The payment should be made within two weeks after the completion of the Registration form. Please be aware that your registration will be considered as valid only when paid in full (clear of all bank charges). Upon successful payment (reception of the payment on the Conference bank account) by either of the two methods you will receive a confirmatory email from the Conference Secretariat. Subsequently, the invoice will be issued and sent via email to the email address stated in the registration form.

If you do not receive the invoice within 2 weeks or should you need an additional information, please feel free to contact the Conference Secretariat at It is highly recommended to bring this invoice (or its copy) with you and present it during the registration process on-site to our staff as a proof of your registration. The registration summary sent to you after filling in and submitting the online registration form cannot be accepted as a proof of your registration.

To be able to participate at the Conference neither oral nor poster contribution is required. However, when you intend to present a contribution submit your abstract before you start the registration process, please. You will be asked to fill your abstract number in the online registration form. This will help the Organisers to identify abstracts that will not be covered by at least one registration fee. Such abstracts will not be included in the Abstract book.

Cancellation policy

Cancellations must be sent to the Conference Secretariat via email at The administrative manipulation fee of 1350 CZK (~ 50 EUR) will be retained if the registration is cancelled before July 26, 2017. Thereafter, no refunds will be possible. Please note that all refunds will be processed after the conclusion of the Conference. An official Terms and Conditions file can be viewed here.

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28th International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology (ICYGMB)

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