93rd Virtual CICIND Conference Wuppertal, 15th - 16th October 2020

1. Introduction


Welcome to the first CICIND Virtual CONFERENCE.

Due to the restrictions of COVID-19 pandemic we are not allowed to celebrate our 93th CICIND Conference in Hanoi as scheduled. Instead we are holding a virtual conference using the ZOOM Online Meeting tool.

The conference will be hosted by

Bergische Universität Wuppertal,
Pauluskirchstr. 7,
42285 Wuppertal, Germany


Thursday, 15th October 2020, 11:00 – 13:00 and 15:00 – 17:00
Friday, 16th October 2020, 11:00 – 12:25, NGA 12:25 – 14:00*
*the starting time will be after the lectures and may vary due to the lecture time management.

We have prepared an interesting Technical Program for this CICIND conference. Have a look to the Technical Program: Click here.

Participation in the Virtual Conference can take place as follows:

  1. Online by registration and using your personal access code for the ZOOM online meeting. The access code will be sent to your email address after registration before the meeting, including detailed instructions.
  2. On-site by registration and personally participating the Conference in the Bergische Universität Wuppertal. A University lecture room under COVID-19 conditions will be used. The attendance at the university will follow the local rules for COVID-19. These rules must be accepted.

Detailed Instructions

2. Hotel

This is an online Conference. There is no Conference Hotel. Participants who come to Wuppertal to take part organize their stay themselves. Please find a list of possible hotels here.

3. Booking

Please register and book before 9th October 2020. Registration for online-participation will be open until 14th October 2020.

In the following you will find forms for you and your partner´s personal data for the booking of:

Booking Fee (online or on-site):

CICIND members: 80 €
Guests 120 €
Students 0 €


Lunch will be in the canteen of the University. Payment will be made directly in the canteen.

After completion of your registration your data will be transferred to the Secretary of CICIND. You are paying your Conference Fee by Credit Card. Please observe that the currency at this conference of all bookings/payments will be Euro.

Ahead of the conference we will publish

  • Detailed Instructions for participants
  • Detailed Instructions for speakers

By booking this conference you accept that a video streaming including a recording of the conference will be made. This is for the registered participants and internal use only. All on-site participants have to accept the Corona regulations of the Bergische Universität Wuppertal.

Please register and book before 9th October 2020. After this date the ZOOM link will be send to the participants.

4. Report

We will publish a separate CICIND Report in a printed version after the conference. All papers presented during the Virtual Conference 2020 and all news from CICIND will be included. You can also present your company in the next CICIND Report.

5. Normal General Assembly (for CICIND members only)

On Friday, 16th October 2020 from 12:25 we will have the NGA 2020. The announcement and the details of the Agenda has been sent to all CICIND members. The presenting, discussion and voting will be made under the same conditions as the lectures/discussions of this conference including the recording. The Detailed Instructions for participants provide the methods for the voting during the NGA.

Any member unable to attend the meeting will be asked to nominate a proxy to vote on their behalf. The proxy may be any member attending the meeting on-site or online, including the Secretary.

This is the first time in the history of CICIND that we are holding an online conference. Please support this format to make it a success.

In case of questions contact the CICIND Secretary at

Registration Form


* Last Name:
* First Name:
Company Name:
* Country:
* Company Postcode:
* Company City:
* Company Street:
* e-Mail:

Conference Fee

Conference Fee for members: 80 Euro
Conference Fee for non-members: 120 Euro
Conference Fee for students: 0 Euro

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b) Friday 16th October 2020

c) NGA


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Please check - if the information which you have entered is correct.

If correct: please push --> (green Button for Booking)
(Summary will be printed automatically on your printer)

Payment by Credit Card is requested to complete your registration

Have your Card Number, the Expiry Date and the (3-digits) CVC of your Card ready

Students fill in their participation request and click the green button without payment to submit the participation data.