Registrations open next 29 April 2013.

Registration fees

  Early Registration
(until 10/07)
  Regular Registration
(until 31/07)
SIF Member        
Junior (under 35) € 155   € 185  
Junior (under 35) PLUS* € 190   € 220  
Regular € 255   € 305  
Regular PLUS* € 325   € 375  
Regular FULL** € 345   € 395  
Non SIF Member        
Junior (under 35) € 185   € 255  
Regular € 305   € 405  

JOINT package: € 135
ONLY participation in the Joint Workshop (on 19 September 2013, including lunch).

*PLUS: this package includes the meeting registration fee and the SIF membership fee for 2013 (€70 for regular and €35 for junior).
**FULL: this package includes the meeting registration fee, the SIF membership fee for 2013 (€70 for regular and €35 for junior), and (only for Full Professors) the fee for "Collegio dei Docenti" (€20)

The registration fee (except for the Joint package) includes:

  • Entry to all scientific sessions (including pre-meeting symposium and the Joint Workshop) and poster viewing
  • Congress kit
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Coffee breaks and lunches on Thursday and Friday
  • Social dinner

Accompanying persons will be able to buy tickets for lunches (25 EUR each) and for the social dinner (75 EUR) directly onsite upon arrival.

Excursions to Urbino, Loreto, Recanati, and Grotte di Frassati will be organised on the 19th or 20th September, if a minimum number of participants is reached. Interested participants should contact the secretariat at within 31 August.


Upon registration, a confirmation e-mail is sent to you; this message contains, amongst other information, a reference code. Please do not process your payment without this reference number—thank you for your cooperation. Payment is possible by credit card or bank transfer. Further details about the payment procedure is available through your personal mySIF2013 page.

The organisers have secured preferential rates for SIF 2013 participants at the following hotels. For reservations, please contact the hotel directly providing the reference code that you will receive upon online registration.

N.B. Ph.D. students and postdocs ("non strutturati") less than 35 years old can be accommodated at the "Studentato" at a preferential fee. Additional information will be available through their personal mySIF2013 page.


Excelsior Hotel La Fonte
Via Poggio 160
60129 Portonovo (Ancona)
T: (+39) 071 801470

Hotel Fortino Napoleonico
60129 Portonovo (Ancona)
T: (+39) 071 801450
F: (+39) 071 801454


Hotel Monte Conero
Via Monteconoro, 26
60020 Sirolo
T: (+39) 071 9330592
F: (+39) 071 9330365

Hotel Emilia
Collina di Portonovo, 149/A
60129 Ancona
T: (+39) 071 881145
F: (+39) 071 801330


Hotel Tre Querce
Via Papa Giovanni XXIII, 44
60021 Camerano
T: (+39) 071 9330592
F: (+39) 071 731709

Hotel Passetto
Via Thaon de Revel, 1
60124 Ancona
T: (+39) 071 31307
F: (+39) 071 32856


Hotel Palace
Lungomare Vanvitelli
60121 Ancona
T: (+39) 071 201813
F: (+39) 071 2074832

Hotel Navarra (NH)
Rupi di Via XXIX settembre, 14
60122 Ancona
T: (+39) 071 201171


Hotel City
Via Matteotti, 112/114
60121 Ancona
T: (+39) 071 2070949
F: (+39) 071 2070372

Hotel Internazionale
Via Portonovo 148
Portonovo di Ancona
T: (+39) 071 801001
F: (+39) 071 2139909


Shuttle service

The SIF 2013 Organisation provides a shuttle service between the above hotels and the venue. Two lines will be available: line 1 for hotels in Ancona and line 2 for Hotel Monte Conero and Hotel Tre Querce.

For line 1, four pick-up/drop-off locations are possible: 1. Monumento ai Caduti (near Hotel Passetto); 2. Piazza Cavour; 3. Via XXIX settembre (opposite the Traiano statue, next to Banca d'Italia); 4. Train station (opposite the small Church next to the station).

Itinerary on Google Earth

Shuttle service timetable (line 1) » »

For line 2, information will be available at the Congress venue.


The social dinner will be held on the terrace of the Fortino Napoleonico, on Friday, 20 September, at 21:00. A slide breeze may be expected and participants, particularly ladies, are encouraged to have a proper outfit available.



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Registration and abstract submission opening:
29 April 2013


  • Abstract submission:
    10 July 2013
  • Registrations with early bird discount: 10 July 2013
  • Registrations: 31 July 2013

For details about payment check the Information page.

Local Organisers

Fiorenzo Conti

Paolo Barbaresi

Luca Bragina

Mara Fabri

Giorgia Fattorini

Marcello Melone

SIF Board of Directors

Carlo Reggiani

Luana Ricci Paulesu

Leonardo Chelazzi

Luciano Domenici

Elena Fabbri

Giorgio Fanò-Illic

Rosa Serio

Arsenio Veicsteinas