Date of the event
7 May 2019
The official language of the event is English.
The Swiss Biotech Day 2019 will be taking place at the
Congress Center Basel
4058 Basel, Switzerland
How to get to the venue
The Congress Center Basel (tram stop “Exhibition Square”) can easily be reached...
From the SBB/SNCF railway station, take tram no. 1 or no. 2 directly to the Exhibition Square (Messeplatz)
From the Badischer Bahnhof, take tram no. 1, no. 2 or no. 6
From Basel city centre, take tram no. 6 or no. 14
...by Air (EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg)
Transfer to the city center by bus or taxi
Bus connections to the city centre every 15 minutes - transfer time approx. 20 minutes
Take bus no. 50 to "Basel SBB" and change to tram no. 2 to "Exhibition Square"
For further information see www.euroairport.com
...by Air (Zurich Airport)
Direct train connections to Basel every hour - transfer time is approx. 1 hour
For further information see www.flughafen-zuerich.ch and Swiss Railway: www.sbb.ch.
For your individual journey planning, please use this guide.
Pre-arranged hotel allotments are offered at a discounted conference rate to attendees of the Swiss Biotech Day 2019 on a first come, first served basis at the following business hotels within walking distance of the Congress Center Basel:
SWISSÔTEL LE PLAZA BASEL
MESSEPLATZ 25, 4005 BASEL, SWITZERLAND
TELEPHONE : +41 61 555 3333
This allotment has been closed, but you can still ask for some rooms, using the above contact data. swisssotel.com
PULLMAN BASEL EUROPE
CLARASTRASSE 43, 4005 BASEL, SWITZERLAND
---> Single room: CHF 235.00 per night including breakfast
---> valid until 1 May 2019
---> cancellations free of charge until 1 week before arrival
APART HOTEL ADAGIO Basel City
HAMMERSTRASSE 46, 4058 BASEL, SWITZERLAND
---> Single room: CHF 180.00 per night including breakfast on 6 May
---> Single room: CHF 210.00 per night including breakfast on 7 May
---> valid until 19 April 2019 --->
cancellations free of charge until 7 days before arrival
Mobility Ticket in Basel
Each guest staying at a hotel in Basel will receive a BaselCard upon check-in, which is valid for the duration of your stay. On the day of arrival, the booking confirmation of the hotel guarantees a free transfer by public transport.
Public Transportation in Basel: www.bvb.ch
There is a car park at the Congress Center Basel, but car parking charges are payable. Please also check www.parkhaeuser.bs.ch for further parking spaces.
Visa & Invitation Letter
Participants from certain countries may require a visa in order to travel to Switzerland. Participants are requested to check with Swiss representations in their country well in advance of their travel date. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if necessary.
Official “letters of confirmation” are designed to assist with obtaining an entry visa and can be issued for registered delegates of Swiss Biotech Day 2019 upon receipt of payment for participants’ registration. Please note, that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial assistance.
In preparation of a invitation letter, we will need the following information:
- Name of participant (as it appears on passport)
- The date of birth of the participant Passport number
- The address of the consulate or embassy where you will be applying for the visa
For any press enquiries please contact press@ swissbiotechday.ch
For any questions, please contact the Swiss Biotech Day Organisation-Team by email register@ or by telephone:+41-43-508-1121 swissbiotechday.ch