ADFOCS Registration Information

1st Max-Planck Advanced Course on the Foundations of Computer Science

Saarbrücken, Germany, August 31- September 4, 2000




DEADLINE EXTENDED: August 4, 2000!!!!


The extended registration deadline is August 4, 2000: this is the date that the Secretariat must have received your registration and payment. The registration fees for ADFOCS are (DM = Deutsch (German) Marks; for exchange rates please consult

Before August 4, 2000:

DM 200 (extended!)

After August 4, 2000:

DM 250

The registration fee includes course material, a reception on Thursday morning (August 31), breaks, lunches, a guided tour in the old part of the town on Sunday and the school dinner on Saturday (September 2). Please note that the registration fee does not include hotel accommodation, although MPI can make the reservation. (see "Accommodation" below).

To register for ADFOCS, you should follow the secure online procedure. The registration procedure has three steps. Please fill in all relevant entries. We provide below some useful information on each of these three steps:

There will be a fee of 50 DM applied to cancellation requests received by August 21st. No refunds will be made to cancellations that are received later; no-show registrations will also be billed in full.


Limited grants are available for participating in ADFOCS. Priority will be given to applications of students and young researchers from ALCOM sites.

The extended deadline for applying is the same as the early registration deadline, namely August 4, 2000.

If you wish to apply, please send the following information:

This information may be sent by FAX: +49-681-9325-199 (indicate clearly on the fax that it is an application for ADFOCS grants) or by e-mail:


A block of rooms at special rates has been reserved in Hotel Madeleine (10 rooms) and Hotel Continental (20 rooms), which are at the city center. Per-night prices including taxes and breakfast are (DM = Deutsch (German) Marks; for exchange rates please consult the tables -

Single Room:

DM 90- 95

Double or 2-Bedded Room:

DM 125-140

Please note that:

For the exact locations of the hotels and the train station in Saarbrücken, please click here.

Information about other hotels in the city is available here .

More information, if needed, can be obtained via e-mail at <>.


Maintained by Panagiota Fatourou & Anil Kumar
Last Update
June 28, 2000