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Organisation

The conference is organised by the School of Social Work of the University of Applied Sciences and Art Northwestern Switzerland. The Federal Social Insurance Office's national programme against poverty and the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO support the European Social Firms Conference 2015 (www.gegenarmut.ch).

Venue

New building at the FHNW Campus Olten, Von Roll-Strasse 10, CH-4600 Olten
(via main entrance adjacent to the railway station)

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Date and time

10 September 2015, 9.00 am – 5.45 pm

as of 6.30 pm Social Event & Dinner

11 September 2015, 9.00 am – 1.00 pm

Closing date

31 August 2015

Conference fee

  • CHF 500 (c. EUR 469*) without reduction
  • CHF 300 (c. EUR 281*) with reduction for members of AIS or Social Firms Europe (CEFEC)
  • CHF 250 (c. EUR 234*) with reduction for students (copy of the certificate)
  • Social Event & Dinner on 10 September 2015 as of 6.30 pm: plus CHF 30 (c. EUR 28*)

*on 11 March 2015; subject to exchange rate fluctuations

Getting there and accommodation

Olten is easy to reach by train (www.sbb.ch).

The following hotels and accommodation facilities are in close vicinity of the conference:

For other overnight accommodation, please visit: www.oltentourismus.ch

Registration and general information

School of Social Work, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland

Florinda Cucci
Riggenbachstrasse 16, 4600 Olten
T +41 62 957 20 41

Conference team

Prof. Stefan M. Adam
University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland
Bernadette Wüthrich
University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland