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Terms and Conditions


You must carefully read the following provisions, as they constitute a contact establishing the general terms and conditions of registration to the World Statistics Congress ISI2017 .

The “click” that you will execute after completing your order form constitutes the validation of your order and will be considered irrevocable acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Consequently, you may only order products or services if you agree to the terms and conditions set out below.

1. Preamble

The following general conditions of sale govern all the transactions established on this web site. Any order placed on this site implies the customer’s unconditional and irrevocable acceptance of these conditions.

2. Objet

This contract is a distance contract designed to define the rights and obligations of the parties in connection with the online registration to the World Statistics Congress ISI2017.

3. Definitions

Participants from the host or from developing or least developing countries are entitled to reduced rates for the registration fee. The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) reserves the right to request them to provide documentary proof of their country of residence for completion of their registration process.

In the case that no acceptable documentary proof can be produced, the participant may be required to pay the corresponding full registration fee. A list of developing countries is available on the ISI website at:


Accompanying persons are entitled to a Gala Dinner ticket, attendance at Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception, Awards Ceremony, Closing Ceremony, Entrance to the Exhibition Area, including tea and coffee breaks, Delegate Bag and an Accompanying Person Badge.

They may also access the food court during the Congress, and join the organized tours (at a cost to be borne by themselves).

Students are also entitled to reduced registration fees. Student registrations must be accompanied by a letter or any documentary proof in English issued by the institution where the student is enrolled confirming their student status, in order to complete the registration. The documentary proof should be sent to payment@isi2017.org

4. Prices

Prices are mentioned in Euro and in MAD, and are those visible at the order time. Users could therefore choose between paying with a Moroccan Bank Card (Price in MAD will be applied) or an international bankcard (Price in Euro will be applied).

Are not included in the prices all kind of additional fees that may be applied by the client’s bank or payment c.

5. Means of payment

To settle your order, you choose the payment method from those offered at the payment page level. In this case, the transaction is debited to your account within one day of confirmation date. Your Multi-Channel payments are secured by the « Centre Monétique Interbancaire » (CMI), which offers a fully secured payment service.

The Consumer guarantees that it has the necessary authorizations to use the method of payment chosen by him, when validating the Purchase Order.

When using credit cards as mean of payment, the provisions relating to the fraudulent use of the means of payment provided for in the agreements concluded between the Consumer and the card issuer Apply

6. Data privacy

The requested information are mandatory to your order and they are treated confidentially. You have the right to edit your data.

7. Cancellation and refund :

A- Registration Cancellation and refund : Cancellation of registration must be requested in writing and submitted to the Executive Secretariat by e-mail at refund@isi2017.org Cancellation fees will be charged as follows:

Type of registration Cancellation fees charged
Until 14 April Between 15 April and 16 June After 16 June
61th WSC Participant, including students 10% of registration fee 30% of registration fee No refund
Accompanying Person 20% of registration fee 30% of registration fee No refund
Marrakech by Night ticket 30% of registration fee 50% of registration fee No refund

Refunds will be paid in Euro. The currency exchange rate to be applied in the case of payments and refunds will be based on the available exchange rate at the time of the transaction.

Refunds for cancellation of the registration will be made within three months after confirmation of the cancellation by the Executive Secretariat.

Any charges levied by the banks and credit card issuers of the participants will be borne by the participants themselves.

B- Short Courses Cancellation and refund :

A minimum of 10 registered participants is required for each course to be confirmed. Confirmation of short courses will be announced by 10 June 2017.

Short course registration fees are non-refundable after 22 May 2017, except for cases when cancellation due to insufficient participation occurs (see below). If cancellation of the registration is requested before 22 May 2017, a flat rate of 30% of the registration fee will be deducted to cover administrative and other costs incurred.

If a participant registered for a course that is not confirmed due to insufficient participation, the opportunity to switch registration to one of the confirmed short courses will be offered. Any difference between the cost of registration for the short course chosen to switch and the initial course will be settled before the final registration is confirmed. In case the participant decides not to switch courses, a full refund will be made of the registration fee paid.

8. Proof of transactions paid by credit card

The data recorded by the CMI on the Multi-Channel Payment Platform on behalf of the Hight Commission for planning is an evidence of all commercial transactions done on the website

9. Major force

The High Commission for planning shall be held responsible for the performance of its obligations only to the extent that no event of major force hinders them.