Registration Contact

Christine Kurka
DIW Berlin, Mohrenstr. 58, D-10117 Berlin, Germany
Phone: 0049 30 89789-283

Please notice that the registration will be done at the

  • external registration system CONVERIA on behalf of DIW, and not at the EDDI website.
    The details are described below. You don't need an EDDI account for the registration.

Conference Participants

  • All conference participants (paper presenters, session chairs, etc.) must complete the registration process (including full payment within the registration's deadline).

Registration and Dates

  • The registration is open from September 23, 2018 until December 5, 2018 (last conference day inclusive).

Open registration page at CONVERIA

  • Please note that the conference fee - in congruence with the timelines - is preset by the system.

At CONVERIA page “Participant Registration” you can

  • register for the conference at the currently valid rate (details see below);
  • choose vegetarian food at lunch if desired;
  • choose your Dinner participation - and your Vegetarian preference if desired;
  • can deny inclusion of your name, affiliation, and email address in the conference participants list, to be distributed among EDDI18 delegates;
  • book half-day tutorials T1 and T2 on Monday (details see below).

At the following pages of the system you

  • enter your Personal Data (contact details and institution) and creates a user acount,
  • get a Booking summary,
  • Select method of payment (VISA or MasterCard – or Bank transfer).
  • finally get a confirmation of your completed booking and information to download your documents (Invoice & booking confirmation).

In addition you will receive by mail registration confirmation that includes the promotion code for hotels with preferred rates (see page Accommodation).

If you have any questions about the registration, payment or cancellation, please get in touch with Christine Kurka from the local organizers (see "Registration Contact" above).

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Where the registrant is unable to attend, and who is not in a position to transfer his/her place to another person,
then the following refund arrangements apply:

  • Date up to November 1, 2018 penalty: 50 EUR
  • November 1, 2018 onwards: No refund
  • All cancellations must be sent in writing via email to c/o Christine Kurka from the local organizers (see "Registration Contact" above).

Registration Fees

  • Early booking conference fee (including conference dinner: 210 EUR - open until 2018-10-25 (23:59 CEST)
  • Regular booking conference fee (including conference dinner):245 EUR - open until 2018-11-18 (23:59 CET)
  • Late booking conference fee (including conference dinner): 260 EUR - open until 2018-12-05 (inclusive)

Tutorials and Tutorial Fees

You can book on Monday the half-day tutorials T1 in the morning and either T2 or T3 in the after noon. Fee is 30 EUR each (including coffee breaks & lunch)

  • T1 Same Same But Different - Documenting Panel Data Using DDI (abstract)
    Knut Wenzig (SOEP/DIW) 9:00-12:15
  • T2 Document Questionnaires and Datasets with DDI: a Hands-on Introduction with Colectica (abstract)
    Jeremy Iverson, Dan Smith (both Colectica) 13:15-16:30
  • T3 Technical Workshop : Implementing DDI4 - Data Description Model (abstract)
    Darren Bell (UKDS) 13:15-16:30

Registration Types

Registration type Access Available From Available Until Access Expires Cost

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