Q: What does registration fee cover?
A: Registration fee covers participation in the school, coffee breaks and centralized meals, e.g. closing dinner.
Q: When should I pay registration fee?
A: Participants should get confirmation for their school acceptance before paying registration fee.
Q: Should I book hotel for myself?
A: there are 60 places pre-booked in the university hostel, so participants would be able to pay for the staying upon arrival.
Q: Are there any preparation materials I can take into account?
A: http://nbviewer.jupyter.org/gist/rpmuller/5920182, https://www.codecademy.com/tracks/python, or you can have a look at the materials from MLHEP-2015 (github).
Q: Is there any support available for some of the participants?
A: Yes, limited support is available, please provide as much details as possible about your case in 'comments' field of the registration form.