Registration to attend the 44th European Finance Association Annual Meeting is done online through our online management platform (ConfTool). On-site registration is also possible, but not recommended.

Please note that if you have already submitted a paper or acted as a reviewer for the EFA 2017, you can login with the same username and password.


Conference Registration Fees

Early Bird registration opens in May and closes on June 30, 2017. Standard registration will be opened from July 1 to August 1, 2017.

Participants are required to be a 2017 EFA member. EFA membership is not included in the registration fee and cannot be transferred to another person. For more information, click here.


Early Bird

Before June 30, 2017


From July 1, 2017 -
August 1, 2017


From August 23, 2017 -
August 26, 2017

Academic EUR 250 EUR 350 EUR 450
PhD Student* EUR 100 EUR 200 EUR 400
Practitioner EUR 400 EUR 650 EUR 650

* PhD students will be asked to show their valid student ID card at the conference registration desk. PhD students who cannot present a valid student ID card will be asked to pay the academic registration fee at the registration desk. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.


Social Program

Participants wishing to join the social program activities must register themselves and their guests online. Please make sure to register for the events as soon as possible, as they have limited availability.

  Registered Participant Accompanying Person
Welcome Reception* (Wed.) EUR 0 EUR 0
Heidelberg Cruise* (Thu.) EUR 0 EUR 20
Conference Dinner* (Fri.) EUR 70 EUR 70

Heidelberg City Tour* (Sat.)

EUR 30 EUR 30

*These events have limited availability. Places will be allocated to those who register and pay first. Participants can still join the events if others release their seats lately. For more information, please come to the registration desk.


Special Request

Participants can select the following options if they have special request:

  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free
  • lactose free

If you have registered for any of the above mentioned special requests, the corresponding food will be available for you throughout the whole conference and social events.


Payment Options

Payments can be made via credit card or Paypal through our event management platform ConfTool. Please note that for credit card payment, only Visa and MasterCard are accepted.


Invitation Letter for Visas

Invitation and confirmation letters for visas can be issued upon request after successful registration payment. Check our visa page for more information.


Terms and Conditions

Please have a look at the terms and conditions for registering to the EFA 2017, which also includes the cancellation and refund terms.