Practical information

All workshops* and other Summer School related activities will be held at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano West Campus, Centrocivico, Via Giuseppe Buffi 13, CH-6900 Lugano.

Click here to find information on how to get to the University, as well as an overview map of the Campus.


*With the exception of online workshops.

The language in all workshops will be English; active and passive command of English is expected.

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  • @USI

    When you arrive at the University main building, you should go directly to your workshop’s teaching room; there is no formal registration.

    Teaching rooms will be signposted at the entrance of the main building.

    Before the Summer School starts, you will receive by e-mail a pdf document with further information, as well as directions on how to use the computing facilities.

    There will be a Networking Aperò on Wednesday 17 Agust and Wednesday 24 August 2022  @Lido di Lugano at 19.30, where appetizers will be offered.

  • When to arrive, when to leave

    As regular workshops start at 8 h 30 on Monday, you should arrive on Sunday evening*.

    Attention: This year, as 15th August is a public holiday, the first week of the summer school will take place from Tuesday 16th August to Saturday 20th August, 2022.

    Plan to leave on Saturday, unless you can reach home when leaving Lugano Friday, late afternoon.

    Preliminary workshops will start at 10h00 on Wednesday/Thursday, August 10th/11th


  • Teaching Rooms

    All teaching rooms are located on the ground floor of the Informatics building (number 3 in the Map), on the Red building (number 2 in the Map and on the Main Building (number 1 in the Map).
    The room numbers for the workshops will be sign posted at the entrance of all the buildings.

  • Material

    All the needed material for the workshop will be available on the eLearning USI Platform iCorsi. The Platform can be accessed trough a SWITCH AAI account (provided by all Swis universities or by us if you are not a Swiss student).

    That is why it is important to bring your laptop with you.

  • Summer School Evaluation

    After the Summer School you will receive an e-mail, asking you to fill in an online evaluation questionnaire.

    If you have suggestions, ideas etc for future Summer Schools, you can also send an e-mail to [email protected].