General Information

Registration for the GECCO conference and the SIGEVO summer school is now open, please follow this link:


  • Only students of bachelor, master, or Ph.D. programs with a valid student ID (or proof of student status) at the time of the registration are eligible for student fees. A proof of the student status will need to be provided (Further instructions are given during the registration).
  • See also the GECCO page about VISA Information.
  • At least one author of each accepted paper, poster, LBA or any submission type needs to register (otherwise the paper will not be included in the proceedings). Having one registered author for a paper, does not give a free access to the conference to the other authors (i.e. they need to register as well to be able attend the conference).
  • If an author is presenting more than one paper at the conference, she/he does not pay any additional registration fees.

Prices are as follows:

GECCO Conference

Early (by April 30)Standard (April 30 - July 7) Late (after July 7)
ACM/SIG Members700 €800 €900 €
Non-member/Non-student800 €900 €1,000 €
Student or Retired ACM/SIG Members350 €400 €450 €
Student or Retired Non-Members450 €500 €550 €

SIGEVO Summer School

The SIGEVO Summer School (July 10 - July 14) will take place in Prague three days before the conference and include the first two days of the GECCO conference (tutorial and workshops). Only students with a valid student ID can apply. Note that the number of participants to the summer school is limited.

Summer School only:

Early (by April 30)Standard (April 30 - July 7)
Student ACM/SIG Members200 €250 €
Student Non-Members 250 €300 €

Summer School and GECCO conference:

Early (by April 30)Standard (April 30 - July 7)
Student ACM/SIG Members450 €500 €
Student Non-Members 550 €600 €

For accommodation options, please see the Local Information page.