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Restaurant closures on Whit Monday, 25 May   >>

Physics and medicine: ICTR-PHE 2016 opens abstract submission

The third edition of the joint ICTR (International Conference on Transnational Research in Radiation Oncology) and PHE (Physics for Health in Europe) conference (see here) will take place from 15 to 19 February 2016 at the Geneva International Conference Centre (CICG). This biennial event, co-organised by CERN, has become a staple amongst the scientific communities involved in multidisciplinary research at the crossing of physics, medicine, and biology. >>

A new look for the CERN car sharing service

From Tuesday, 2 June 2015 onwards, the CERN car sharing service will have a new service provider. >>

The 38th CERN School of Computing visits Greece: Apply now!

CERN is organising its Summer Computing School (see here) for the 38th time since 1970. CSC2015 will take place from 14 September to 25 September in Kavala, Greece. The CSCs aim at creating a common technical culture in scientific computing among scientists and engineers involved in particle physics or in sister disciplines. >>

CERN Accelerator School: Registration open for Advanced Accelerator Physics course

Registration is now open for the CERN Accelerator School’s Advanced Accelerator Physics course to be held in Warsaw, Poland from 27 September to 9 October 2015. >>

Change of mobile telephony operator and mobile telephone numbers - 24 June 2015

Following a call for tenders issued in 2014, Swisscom will replace Sunrise as CERN’s mobile telephony operator from 24 June 2015. As of this date, CERN mobile telephone numbers will change from the +41 (0)76 487 xxxx format to the +41 (0)75 411 xxxx format and people with a CERN mobile telephony subscription will need to change their SIM card. >>

THE Port - Hackathon at CERN | Application: 1 May - 1 June

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News Articles

First 13TeV collisions: reporting from the CCC  
A week for records… and things of record  
Have an idea for a start-up? We’ll help you get it off the ground!  
Telephone operator change: your questions answered  
Get the right access rights!  
Take part in the Commute-Another-Way Challenge!  
Open-science projects get kickstarted at CERN  
Cycling to work is going mainstream  
President of CERN Council discusses women in leadership  
13 scientists aced their science communication test at the FameLab final  
The success of the 45th CERN Relay Race  
Computer Security: oops, there it goes...  
Ombud’s Corner: second letter from Ombudsland  
Rudolf Böck (1935 - 2015)  

Training and Development

Safety Training: places available in May and June 2015  
Places available - Technical management courses (up to end July)  
Personal Development and Communication courses  


Conference | "Plastic Fishes" | 26 May - 18:30  
CERN openlab Open Day | 10 June  
Academic Training Lectures | Theories of Electroweak Symmetry Breaking: A Post LHC Run-I Perspective | 26, 27 and 29 May  

Staff Association

2015, the year of all dangers  
Cine club  
Dancing club  
Micro club  
Learning classical music club