A New Look at Dark Matter

About ZPW

This year

During the past years, the Zurich Phenomenology Workshop has developed into a forum for particle physics researchers to discuss the latest developments in phenomenology. Its recent editions focused on

The workshop will bring together leading researchers from experimental and theoretical particle physics to discuss recent developments concerning dark-mater searches, models of dark matter, secluded sectors, axions, and related topics.

The workshop, organized jointly by the particle theory groups of UZH and ETH with the support of the Pauli Center for Theoretical Studies, will be held on January 09-11, 2019.

Registration is now open. Please register here.

The schedule is available here.

The event starts on Wednesday 9th of January at 9:30 am (registration from 8:30 am) and ends on Friday 11th, at 12:30 in the afternoon.

Sponsored by:

Curated by:

For any further information or questions please don't hesitate to contact Regina Schmid at: regina@physik.uzh.ch

Confirmed Speakers


The workshop will take place at the historic UZH Main Building (Raemistrasse 71, 8006 Zurich). The talks will be hosted at the lecture theatre KOL-G-217.

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Workshop dinner

The workshop dinner will take place on Thursday 10 January at 18:30 at the historic Haus zum Rüden (Limmatquai 42, 8001 Zürich).

© Roland Fischer, Zürich (Switzerland)


We have made some block reservations in the hotels on the right. If you book your accommodation with one of them, please use the keyword:
ZPW 2019
to receive the quoted prices (2.5 CHF local tax per person and night should be added). Please note that these prices are only guaranteed before the deadline indicated, and are subject to availability.

  • Hotel Bristol

    Price per night:
    - Single: 120 CHF (8th - 10th), 135 CHF (10th - 11th)
    IMPORTANT: Rooms guaranteed till 8th Dec

  • Hotel Coronado

    Price per night:
    - Single: 152 CHF
    IMPORTANT: Rooms guaranteed till 20th Dec
    You can request your booking by filling this booking form and sending it by email to Hotel Coronado.

  • Hotel Krone

    Price per night:
    - Single: 150 CHF
    IMPORTANT: Rooms guaranteed till 21st Dec

  • Hotel Leoneck

    Price per night:
    - Single: 165 CHF
    IMPORTANT: Rooms guaranteed till 11th Dec
    Parking is available for 25 CHF per night (reservation required)

  • Hotel Sunnehus

    Price per night:
    - Double rooms for single use: 185 CHF
    IMPORTANT: Rooms guaranteed till 20th Dec

Access, Diversity & Inclusion

We want every participant to feel welcome, included, and safe at the conference. Moreover, we will do our best to accommodate specific needs such as accessibility, child care or dietary requirements. We cannot promise to solve every issue, but we will certainly try. Please do not hesitate to get in touch with the organisers or the secretariat if you require any assistance.

We expect all workshop participants to be respectful, constructive and to support the Mission Statement and Goals of UZH and The Respect Code of Conduct of ETH.