Conference Format & Covid-19 Measures

Conference Format

The organising committee of LTC 2022 is confident, that this years' International Workshop can take place as planned and is making great efforts to adhere to the format of a physical meeting in Baden, despite the current Covid-19 situation.

Thus, all workshop components, such as the scientific programme, poster exhibition, as well as social events, are planned as live events at the respective locations. A virtual participation is currently not forseen.

Nevertheless, this format is subject to further national and/or cantonal regulations and restrictions. Depending on the development of the pandemic, it cannot be excluded that the format of the workshop may need to be adapted or even cancelled despite all efforts to facilitate a physical meeting.

Important Information

Please note that the provisions mentioned below are based on the official regulations of the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health and are valid as per today (29.04.2022), and as such, are subject to changes. In order to stay up-to-date, please consult the conference webpage  where all adaptions will be published in a timely manner.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Baden in June! Should you have any questions about COVID-19 regulations in Switzerland or any other issues, please do not hesitate to contact the Conference Secretariat:

Covid-19 Safety Concept

In order to offer our participants the highest possible level of safety and to be able to meet the official requirements, the below shown safety concept has been implemented.
All participants are kindly requested to read the following information carefully, which provides all important details about the health regulations and pre-arrangements for your physical attendance at LTC 2022 in Baden, Switzerland.

Travelling to Switzerland

As of Wednesday, 16 February 2022, there is no test or quarantine requirement at present for entering Switzerland.
Check here the possible conditions applying for your country or find more details about entering Switzerland.

Access Requirements

There are currently no restrictions for accessing the event. There is no mask requirement at the event or at public spaces, including transport.

Covid-19 Certificate

Access restrictions regulated by COVID certificate to facilities and venues are lifted as well.

Covid-19 Test-Sites

If you still wish to get tested, there are several test-stations near the congress centre: Test-sites in Baden

The closest test-site is located next to the trainstation. Within 260m walking distance you find this site:
Corona Testcenter Baden 1
Haselstrasse 19, 5400 Baden
Opening hours: Monday – Friday, 07.00 - 13.00, 16.00 - 19.30 / Saturday and Sunday, 10.00 - 15.00

Appointments & Costs

Some test stations may require the booking of an appointment. Please refer to the link of the respective test-site for further information about booking requirements, available time slots and costs.

Additional Congress-specific Safety Measures

Beside the above mentioned regulations, it is up to the organiser to supplement the congress-specific provisions with additional measures in order to increase the level of safety. Such rules may include the mandatory wearing of face masks or the need of testing and use of certificates.
Information about such measures will be decided in a later stage and be published on the workshop website well in advance of the conference.