The Workshop is by INVITATION ONLY!

The deadline for the Abstract Submission has expired! (it was April 1st 2013)

Final Registration and Payment:

There is an EARLY and a LATE registration:

The deadline for the early registration is April 1st 2013. The registration fee is 220 Euros and includes the Welcome Cocktail, Brunches, Coffee Breaks, and the Conference Booklet.

Please fill the registration form!!

The deadline for the late registration is May 15th 2013. The registration fee is 250 Euros and includes the Welcome Cocktail, Brunches, Coffee Breaks, and the Conference Booklet.

The social dinner is not included in the registration fee and it costs 50 Euros. Payment for the Social Dinner should be done together with the registration fee.

Additionally, we will organize a boat trip across the Castellammare Gulf. The cost is 65 Euros for the registered participants, and 100 Euros for family members (minimum age is 5 years). Payment for this event can be done later.

For details on both activities see the “Social Events” page.

In the registration form, please specify if you intend to take part in the social dinner and/or the boat trip.

The registration fee and the charges for the optional social events should be paid via bank transfer to the following account:

BANK: Banco di Sicilia - Gruppo Unicredit

Branch: Agenzia di Cefalu' via Roma

Address: via Roma n. 139, I-90015 Cefalu' (Palermo)

Account Holder: Associazione Cefalu' and Astronomy

IBAN: IT 83 P 02008 43262 000300086911

SWIFT (or BIC) code: UNCRITM1L18

or by credit card at the following link:

If possible, we recommend to pay via bank transfer to avoid the additional costs charged by Paypal (3% on each transaction).   

The transfer should clearly indicate your name, as well as the reference for the payment: Galaxies_vs_SMBHs.2013

Please scan and send the payment receipt to the following address:

In addition, please bring with you the receipt to show at the conference registration desk.

Please note that possible applicable bank charges are IN ADDITION to the net amount above.

If you have problems to pay with credit card, please contact us and we will try to find an alternative solution.


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SOC: Angela Bongiorno (OAR), Fabrizio Fiore (OAR), Nick Scoville (Caltech), Roberto Maiolino (KICC),

          Martin Elvis (CfA), Pepi Fabbiano (CfA), Linda Tacconi (MPE)

LOC:  Angela Bongiorno, Marco Faccini, Veronica Sommariva, Giuliana Giobbi, Alessandra Lamastra, Tiziana Di Salvo, Luciano Burderi, Antonino Ancona