Social Programme and Parallel Events

Monday, June 24 — 18:00 

Icebreaker Welcome Reception – University of Neuchâtel

Whether you are just arriving or finishing a day of tutorials, join us for a welcome drink to relax and catch up with colleagues.

Tuesday, June 25 — 18:00

University of Neuchâtel

  • Reception
  • Women in Science Event
  • Student Event

After a first day of presentations there will be a reception near the main catering stations. More information concerning the Women in Science and Student Events will be available soon on this page.

Women in Science Sponsor    

Wednesday, June 26 — 19:00

Gala Cocktail Reception – Peyrou Palace (Le Palais du Peyrou), Neuchâtel

Peyrou Palace

A magnificent palace in the heart of Neuchâtel dating from the late 18th century, the Peyrou Palace will provide a elegant and relaxed setting for our gala networking reception on Wednesday evening. Delegates can comfortably visit the main salons of the first floor of the palace and enjoy the splendid garden to the south of the building. 

Please meet directly at the venue for a 19h00 start. Directions will be provided on site and in the conference smartphone app  (10 minute flat walk from main EFTF venue).

👉 Read more about the history of the building here.

👉 Location / Google Map & more photos


Thursday, June 27 — 17:15

University of Neuchâtel, Aula de Jeunes Rives

Plenary Public Session dedicated to the redefinition of the second.

Friday, June 28 — times to be determined

Various laboratory visits and meetings are currently being planned. More information will follow.