Registration & Housing

Registration for the 2020 SIRS Congress will be managed directly by our Italian Organizers, AIM Group.



Early Bird Rate
Deadline: 6 January 2020

Standard Rate
Starts 7 January 2020

SIRS Member Delegate*
Must pay 2020 Society membership dues.



SIRS Student Member Delegate**
Must pay 2020 Society membership dues.



Non-Member Delegates €700,00


Non-Member Student Delegate***



Accompanying Person****



All rates are in Euros and include VAT

*SIRS Member Delegate – Must be an active member having paid 2020 membership dues. You will be asked to confirm your membership status by providing your SIRS member number during the registration process Being a SIRS Member will result in a savings on registration of 200 Euros.

**SIRS Student Member – Must be an active student member, having paid 2020 membership dues. You will be asked to confirm your membership status by providing your SIRS member number during the registration process. Being a student member will result in a savings of 50 Euros.

***Students- To qualify as a student, one must be a full-time graduate student, medical student, or student in the first two years of a post-doctoral fellowship program at a university, in a field relevant to schizophrenia research. A letter from the student’s immediate supervisor verifying his/her status and relevant field will be required for registration.

****Accompanying Person- A spouse, relative, or significant other (age 18 & older) who accompanies an attendee. An accompanying person may only attend the social functions of the meeting, which include the  lunches and receptions. You must pay the accompanying person fee to attend the social functions. The only scientific sessions open to the accompanying persons are the poster sessions.
PLEASE NOTE: An accompanying person cannot be a scientific colleague.


Please note that you will receive a final confirmation of your registration from the Organizing Secretariat after a check on your Member/New-Member/Non-Member/Student status. In the event that the registration type cannot be verified, you will be asked to register in the correct category.


Childcare:  In an effort to make the SIRS Congress as accessible as possible for attendees, childcare will be offered during the 2020 Congress at the Firenze Fiera.  Parents can arrange quality, convenient childcare at the rate of €12 (VAT included) per hour, per child during the Congress.  Click here to download the registration form.    For additional information or to register your child, please email

Cancellation Policies:
In the event of registration cancellation, please send an email to
Notification of cancellation must be received by 1st March, 2020 in order to receive a full refund less a € 40,00 processing fee.
Cancellation received after 1st March, 2020 will not receive a refund.

For more information regarding becoming a SIRS member, click here.
Those wishing to become a SIRS Member should apply online here.

Hotel Accommodations

The 2020 SIRS Congress will take place at the Firenze Fiera.  There are many accommodation options surrounding the venue to choose from.  Hotel reservations can be made at the time of registration through our Italian Organizers, AIM Group.