Registration fee

A registration fee of 250 Swiss Francs (CHF) has been set to cover the cost of the venue and daily catering costs (coffee breaks and lunch). Participants can apply for financial assistance to attend the Conference and the registration fee will be included in the funding package. The registration fee will be waived pending the decision on the funding applications.
Registration fee can be paid by bank transfer or credit card.
Payment by Bank Transfer
All funds will be collected by the World Meteorological Organization, CP 2300, 1211 Geneva 2, Switzerland, and will be processed by the following bank:
Account Holder: World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
Bank: UBS SA, Geneva
Bank Address: Rue du Rhone 8
                           Case Postale 2600
                           CH-1211 Geneva 2
Information for a wire transfer 
CHF Account No: 240-C0191516.0
CHF IBAN:           CH56 0024 0240 C0191516 0
Please indicate on the payment reference the name of the payee and purpose i.e.: WCRP ACC from <Your full name>.
In respect to bank transfers, all bank charges must be covered by the payee. Please make sure to indicate on your payment instructions to your bank that "All costs borne by ordering customer".   An email confirmation will be sent once the payment has been received.
Payment by Credit Card
Please read carefully all the information and click on "I agree" at the end
Cancellation / Refund policy
All refund requests must be received in writing ( by 15 September 2013. No refunds will be issued after this date. A 30 CHF processing fee will be assessed on all registration refunds due to cancellation.
Payment gateway
WMO plans to use SIX Payment Services, payment gateway which guarantees secured online payment. To learn more on the Six Payment secured service, visit
Online billing
If system selected, the payment will be processed by SIX Payment Services with your credit card company and appear on your credit card bill.
The process will be instant. After confirmation on the online platform, you will be able to print a confirmation, which also serves as a receipt. Please keep this document for your records.
SIX Payment Services website security is provided by Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), a recognized authentication and encryption software. In other words, the site becomes locked while you are giving us your information and unlocks only when you leave the secured area, and your number is "encrypted" so it is unreadable to anyone outside the transaction process. WMO guarantees that we will not disclose your personal information to anyone or any third parties.
WMO invoices are in Swiss Francs (CHF). Currency conversion, if required, will be made by the credit card company.
Technical requirements
The minimum technical requirements for use of the WMO online payment system:
Web browser: 
the system supports Web browser that provides navigation with http and https protocols, the browser must also support Javascript and be cookie enabled 
popular Web browsers that will run Six Payment Services include Internet Explorer 7, Firefox 4, Safari 5, and Chrome 8
Network: Minimum 1Mbps Internet connection
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To continue with the payment, you must agree to the above terms and conditions.

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