Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the language of the summer school?

A: It is English, including application, communication, courses & talks, posters.

Q: What does the registration fee include?

A: The registration fee covers the courses, talks, special and poster sessions (the latter come with appetizer), coffee breaks, lunch, welcoming cocktail, banquet, shuttle bus option at the end of every day to Massy/Paris.

Q: What background is needed to follow the courses?

A:  The courses are planned to be maximally self-contained. Attending the summer school requires/assumes a basic knowledge of probability theory, linear algebra and analysis. Some programming skill is also needed for the in-depth tutorials with practical sessions.

Q: Is a poster presentation considered as a decisive factor?

A: The primary goal of the poster sessions is to foster interaction; submitting a tentative poster title and abstract is valued positively.

Q: Do I need a visa?

A: You can find practical information here.