Member country information

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MEMBER COUNTRIES INFORMATION

Registration Information

With EuroSkills 2020, Graz will be offering a fantastic event, attractive packages and plenty of variety. You’ll discover not only a great wealth of attractions, medieval buildings, alleyways and town squares, but also futuristic architecture and delightful cuisine as you explore Graz.

Please follow this link for your package booking: http://registrations.worldskills.org/

Package Brochure
Schedule
Registration Schedule

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:
member.support@euroskills2020.at

Travel Information


TRAVEL DATES

Jan 3 – Arrival TD, CE
Jan 4 – Arrival E
Jan 5 – Arrival C, OO, CEO
Jan 11 – Depart all


VISA INFORMATION

Citizens of EU member states, European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland do not need a visa for entering the Republic of Austria. Nationals of other countries might require a visa in order to enter the Schengen Area or the Austrian territory. Please check the information on whether you require a visa or not on the website of the Federal Ministry of the Interior. The visa information gives an overview of the necessary steps to take when applying for a visa and the costs involved.

To support the visa application the EuroSkills 2020 GmbH will issue an Official Invitation Letter. To request an Official Invitation letter please contact the Member Support Team of EuroSkills 2020 via member.support@euroskills2020.at.

Visa Information

ACCOMMODATION

The city of Graz and the surrounding Styrian regions offer a great variety of accommodation in various locations. Our priority was to accommodate our competitors and experts as close to the event venue as possible.
Each Member Country will receive a separate information of where they will be accommodated.

Additional Nights
Additional Nights for Member Countries

EuroSkills 2020 does not hold any hotel contingents for additional groups such as supporters or other visitors. We are working with a number of incoming bureaus, which will gladly support guests with their bookings. Our incoming bureaus are happy to assist you in finding accommodation in the regions of Styria. They have contingents for groups and individual guests in different categories and regions.

We strongly recommend a prompt booking of your required accommodation.

Incoming Bureaus
List of Incoming Bureaus

HOST CITY & SURROUNGING REGIONS

Graz is a fascinating and beautiful city. It is a city with a lot to discover, to see and to experience – after all it is the second largest city in Austria, World Heritage Site, UNESCO City of Design and “Capital of Delight”. In addition, the attractions just outside the city are worth a visit. Countless sightseeing opportunities and outstanding scenic attractions are waiting to be discovered.

Touristic Program
Touristic Program Suggestions

For further information please visit:

www.graztourismus.at/en
www.steiermark.com/en

Competitions

SHIPPING GUIDLINES FOR TOOLBOXES

A Competitor toolbox is any container holding the tools and/or equipment provided by the Competitor for the completion of the Test Project as documented in the Technical Description.
The toolbox may be shipped from the Member country and must be delivered to the Toolbox warehouse in advance.
We are pleased to announce that DHL Traide Fairs & Events GmbH has been appointed as the official freight forwarder and onsite handling contractor for EuroSkills 2020 in Graz. DHL offers all logistical services before, during and after the event as well as transportation to EuroSkills members and participants who need assistance in this area.

Shipping Guidlines
Packaging List
Shipping Label
Proforma Invoice

Side Events

With EuroSkills 2020, Graz will be offering a fantastic event, attractive packages and plenty of variety. You’ll discover not only a great wealth of attractions, medieval buildings, alleyways and town squares, but also futuristic architecture and delightful cuisine as you explore Graz.

This information is currently being processed. The documents will be updated as soon as possible.

Side Events
Side Events Overview
“Future of Skills”
“Future of Skills” Conference Information

Media Registration

When EuroSkills 2020 is takes place in January, the whole world will be involved thanks to numerous media representatives from a wide range of countries. This will only be possible thanks to numerous media representatives from various countries, including of course the marketing and communications officers from the member countries. We kindly ask the MarkCom officers from the member countries to register as media representatives on time.

This guide will assist you in planning your trip to Graz to apply for media accreditation to cover the event. Every effort will be made to ensure media officers have all the appropriate facilities necessary to work at the event.

By sending the media registration form to communication@euroskills2020.at you will recieve all information for the online registration system.
All media must apply for media accreditation through the online registration system.

Accreditation will be granted only to professional journalists and photographers, and to the marketing and communications managers from the member states and event sponsors.

EuroSkills 2020 Media Guide

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Media Registration Form

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FAQs

General

We will gladly answer any further questions you may have. Please send us an e-mail to member.support@euroskills2020.at. We will take care of your request as soon as possible.

EuroSkills 2020 GmbH is a non-profit company with limited liability under Austrian law and is managed by the directors Angelika Ledineg and Harald del Negro. The President of the Styrian Economic Chamber, Josef Herk, is the Chairman of the Supervisory Board, and the Board also includes the Director of the Styrian Economic Chamber, Karl-Heinz Dernoscheg, and its Head of Finance, Anton Lampl. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Styrian Economic Chamber.

Registration

Yes, it is possible to register media for EuroSkills 2020. Accreditation will be granted only to professional journalists and photographers, and to the marketing and communications managers from the member states and event sponsors.
For further information please visit: https://euroskills2020.com/en/media-information/

Travel Information

To accommodate the EuroSkills 2020 Competitors we are using a variety of 2* to 4*superior hotels in Graz and its surrounding area. Member Countries had the option to choose between three different packages. We have different contingents at around 25 to 30 different hotels and based on the package choice of the different Member Countries, as well as availability, Competitors and their Team Leaders were assigned to one of them.
We are making great efforts to make sure that the accommodation we assign to our Competitors best meets their needs. Also, all selected hotels will provide a good environment for all participants.
The hotel information will be shared with each Member Country in spring 2020. Please note, that the assignment is subject to change.
The hotel information will be shared with each Member Country in spring 2020. Please note, that the assignment is subject to change.

Guests, who booked an official package for EuroSkills 2020, have the option to add additional nights before their package check-in date or after their package check-out date.
Please note, that we cannot guarantee any additional nights. Every request has to be checked individually.
If you would like to book an additional night, please contact member.support@euroskills2020.at

Competition

The competitions will take place in the Messe Congress Graz exhibition center.

Side Events

Currently there is no option to pre-book opening and closing ceremony tickets.
We gladly guarantee 20 tickets per Member Country for opening and closing ceremony. Further contingents will be announced in the coming weeks.

Other

The forum is managed by WorldSkills Europe. The Team Leader forums are not ready yet. As soon as they are ready all Team Leaders will automatically get access. This will most likely happen in the course of April.