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Reclaiming unused IPv4 addresses   >>

Upcoming opening of CERN's new Mobility Centre   >>

CERN’s Prévessin site post office   >>

Registration of vehicles at the Gex sous-préfecture: now by appointment only

The Gex sous-préfecture has informed CERN that it has taken the following steps in order to reduce waiting times at its counters for the issue of carte grise vehicle registration certificates. As of 1 February 2016, you must book an appointment via the website for all services relating to the registration of vehicles, in particular the: >>

Fourth Thematic CERN School of Computing

About: The Thematic Schools are part of the annual series of CERN Schools of Computing, to promote advanced learning and knowledge exchange on the subject of scientific computing between young scientists and engineers involved in particle physics or other sciences.  They are shorter and more focused than the main summer CERN School of Computing, but still maintain the same guiding principles: an academic dimension covering advanced topics; theory and practice; networking and socialisation. Applications will be accepted until 15 February 2016. >>

2016 CERN-JINR European School of High-Energy Physics

The 2016 CERN-JINR European School of High-Energy Physics will take place in Skeikampen (near to Lillehammer), Norway, on 15-28 June 2016. >>

Where students turn into teachers: the 9th Inverted CERN School of Computing

Attendance is free and open to everyone, and will be webcast for those who cannot attend in person. The programme consists mainly of individual lectures on single topics, while some lectures are complementary to each other and can be followed as a series. Registration is not compulsory, but will allow you to obtain a hard copy of the booklet, which includes the lecture slides and notes (while stocks last). Programme & registration: iCSC2016 >>

News Articles

The discovery uncovered  
Congratulations on the direct detection of gravitational waves  
Latest news from the YETS: On the home straight, handover to operations in sight  
Augmented reality for improved safety  
AWAKE’s plasma cell arrives at its destination  
When ideas grow up  
Love science? Tell us about it and win!  
From the CERN web: gravitational waves, magic numbers, innovation and more  
Computer Security: I know where you have been… since forever!  

Official News

Summer work for children of members of the personnel  

Training and Development

Technical training: RF superconductivity and accelerator cavity applications  
MAD-X Training Course – 2016  
Safety Training: places available in February 2016  


Event for the launch of the Georges Charpak postage stamp | 26-27 February | Prévessin site  
Lecture | Accelerating innovation... in medicine: sound for health | 16 February  

Staff Association

Annex A1: cornerstone of the five-yearly review  
Nursery School  
Cine club  
Petanque club  
English Book Club