Logistics & Registration

School dates for SSIE 2020

July 13 (Monday) to July 17 (Friday), 2020.

ECTS credits

PhD students will be awarded 5 ECTS credits. For that, they will have to deliver a technical report on some school’s topics of their choice, which will be evaluated by the Organizers.


The report may include a throughout state of the art on some of the presented theories / technologies and / or elaborating upon them, through additional analysis, discussions, extensions, simulations, etc.


Additional information on this will be provided by the organizers during the school.

School location

Casa della Gioventù

via Rio Bianco
39042 Bressanone, Italia

Tel. +39 0472 271511, +39 0472 271520


For any inquiry about the School you can reach the SSIE Organizers at:


Attendance fee

IEEE Students

80 euros (VAT exempt)

Students non IEEE

120 euros (VAT included)

IEEE Member

100 euros

Non IEEE member 

140 euros (VAT included)

Travel and living expenses will be on the participants

(see below for accommodation).

Student workshop registration

The school will feature a half day student workshop, where students will present their research activity.

Each presenter will be assigned a slot of 20 minutes, including 5 minutes for questions.


All presentations will be in English. Submission of presentation proposals from participants shall be done through the registration form at the page: student workshop.


Due to the limited number of available time slots (10 max.), the organizing committee will select 10 talks from those submitted based on the research topics, and on any supporting material that will be provided/linked by the student (e.g., research paper, Webpage and/or You Tube video).


The best presentation will receive an award from the IEEE Italy Section.

Talk proposal submission deadline: June 30, 2020.


We have an agreement with the Grüner Baum Hotels (www.gruenerbaum.it) in Bressanone, which will provide lodging for the summer school participants and accompanying persons at discount prices (July 13 – July 17, 2020, please contact the Hotel if you plan to stay a couple of days longer, mentioning the PhD Summer School SSIE 2020). Prices are unbeatable for the location and time of the year, and the offered services are outstanding.



Single room 

(per person per day – breakfast included)

76.00 €

Double room – two people 

(per person per day – breakfast included)

62.00 €

Double room – single person 

(per person per day – breakfast included)

108.00 €

Half pension supplement 

(per person per day)

19.00 €


(first course)

11.00 €

Sojourn taxes: Euro 2.30 per person/night.

Included in the prices are:

Hotel reservation: preferably before June 10, 2020. A number of rooms has been reserved for SSIE participants until June 10, 2020 (included), therefore booking before this date is recommended.

Booking after such date is possible, but the special rates of above are no longer guaranteed.

Reservation can be placed by phone (+39 0472 274 100), fax (+39 0472 274 101) or email (info@grunerbaum.it) with reference to:

PhD summer school “SSIE 2020“.


Credit card or a 76.00 Euro deposit, per reservation, will be required.

Included in the registration:

Brixen card, Grand Buffet Breakfast, free entrance to swimming pool areas.

For details about the BRIXENCARD, visit: Brixen card info.

Further information:

For accommodation and general information about Brixen and its surroundings, visit: Brixen – holidays in South Tyrol.

You may also contact the Azienda Autonoma di Soggiorno, via Stazione 9, Bressanone, Tel. +39 0472 836401, Fax +39 0472 836067, bressanone.it