Apr 11 – 14, 2022
Europe/Zurich timezone

CERN COVID in-person event rules and regulations

Current COVID level at CERN: "Level 1 - Green".
An in-person meeting is only allowed for "Level 2 - Yellow" or "Level 1 - Green". 

In Level Green, the following rules must be followed by all registered in-person participants:

  1. Basic hygiene measures of hand washing and disinfecting
  2. Mask only mandatory in special situations like CERN Shuttles
  3. Respect, lay-outs in CERN restaurant
  4. Meeting rooms can only be used at half capacity

In Level Yellow, the following rules must be followed by all registered in-person participants:

  1. Only participants with a Swiss-recognised covid vaccination certificate with a QR code (for more details see here) are able to attend in person
  2. Participants must first go to the Registration desk at the Main building, 30 minutes before the start of the event and present
    • their Covid vaccination certificate QR code 
    • a form of photo ID (A CERN badge is also acceptable as ID)
  3. Participants must wear their event badge at all times during the event, including during the breaks 
  4. Participants must ONLY sit on seats in the Auditorium that have been marked with an official green sticker
  5. Participants must respect the direction of movement within the Auditorium and its entrance and exits

Please familiarise yourself with CERN's Covid regulations  https://hse.cern/covid-19-information


Pooled PCR testing planned to be available until the end of March. You  can book your self-test through PLAMED: https://plamed.web.cern.ch.

PLACES ARE LIMITED. If you decide you cannot attend in person, PLEASE let us know asap so that we may give the place to someone else.