GCC2019 Registration


2019 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2019)

Freiburg, Germany, 1-6 July 2019

GCC2019 features several events, which can be registered for separately or all at once. Steep discounts are offered to students and postdocs, and for registering early.


If you are participating in training on Monday, you will need to decide which track to participate in when you register. You do not need to register for individual training sessions during the meeting (Tuesday through Thursday). We will poll meeting participants about training interests in early June.


Training Day, Monday, 1 July

Early (by 17 May)Advance (by 7 June)Full (after 7 June)

Meeting, Tuesday-Thursday

Meeting registration includes admission to training events on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Early (by 17 May)Advance (by 7 June )Full (after 7 June)

Conference Dinner, Wednesday evening

The conference dinner is a separate registration this year and is €50.00 per person. Space is limited.

CollaborationFest: Core and Encore events, Friday-Monday

Registration for both CollaborationFest events is free, but space is limited so you are encouraged to register early.


Freiburg has many options for lodging, from four-star hotels to hostels. Freiburg Convention Bureau - official booking service of Freiburg - has blocked an allotment with special rates, ranging in price from 59€ to 123€ per night. Please book directly online or by telephone: +49 761 3881 1444.

Got kids?

GCC2019 enthusiastically welcomes your kids and will offer subsidized childcare to meeting participant families. Registration for childcare will be separate from registration for events. See the childcare page for more.

GCC2019 Fellowships

The Galaxy Community Fund is offering travel fellowships to attend GCC2019. They will start reviewing applications on 23 April.