FAQ

How much does the summer school cost?

The participation fee is 2500 DKK (340 Euro).

Who is eligible to apply for the summer school?

Students interested in participating in the summer school must be enrolled as PhD or master students in a computer science, information systems, engineering or other cognate programs at a university.

Do I need to know how to program to participate?

At least introductory programming experience is a requirement for track 1. Advanced experience is required in track 2, while in track 3 a degree and research in computer science and blockchain is required.

Who is the organizer of the summer school?

The summer school is organized by IT University of Copenhagen with partners and sponsors.

Where can I stay during the summer school?

Please note that you have to book accommodation yourself. Below are some suggestions:

Hotels:
Kong Arthur
Hotel Ibsens
Cabinn
Guldsmeden Hotel
Avenue Hotel

Hostels:
Copenhagen Downtown Hostel
Urban House
Generator Hostel Copenhagen
Danhostel Copenhagen City

How can I get to Blockchain Summer School 2019?

Please note that transportation to and from the summer school will not be provided and you will have to make travel arrangements yourself.

To/from Copenhagen:
You can either take the plane to Copenhagen Airport or the train to Hovedbanegården (Copenhagen Central Station). Both have connections to regional and local trains or the metro.

Within Copenhagen:
To get to Blockchain Summer School 2019, either take the bike (if you have one) or use public transportation (metro) to DR Byen and Carlsberg St,. Travel information within Denmark is available via www.rejseplanen.dk.

You can find in the following map, in addition to Copenhagen University and Carlsberg Conference Centre (blue), the closest parking areas (grey) and public transport stops (yellow).

What should I do if I require a visa?

Please get in touch with us: info@blockchainschool.eu

Will I be able to access the Internet during the event?

Internet access is provided via Eduroam.