The School is especially aimed at young researchers (fresh graduates, PhD students, Post-doctoral fellows) who wish to learn about the state of the art and new prospects of research in the field of foundations of physics. Applicants with a background in physics and mathematics, as well as those with backgrounds in computer science and philosophy, are welcome. There is no participation fee.

The applications must be sent by email to by June 20, 2004, with an indication of personal details, a working email address and a short CV, in order for the organizers to evaluate the composition of the school audience. In your application, please specify also your prospective dates of arrival and departure, and whether you want us to book accommodation for you (see below). You are also kindly requested, in case of cancellation, to communicate it to the organizers as soon as possible.


The School will be hosted by the University Colleges of the University of Urbino, Italy. The Local Organizing Committee of the School has managed to keep the costs as low as possible, especially in order to allow young researchers to attend successfully the School. The costs are the following: