General terms and conditions

Persons entering into contact with BERNEXPO AG for the purposes of participant registration, visiting the website or using the online web shop declare that they agree to the following conditions of use.

Prices are quoted in Swiss Francs (CHF) and include Value Added Tax at the current statutory rate. Our Value Added Tax number is CHE-107.818.249.

You can pay on the spot in cash or at those tills which are equipped with card payment terminals, by VISA, Master Card and Maestro cards and by Postcard.

Entrance tickets
Entrance tickets are personal and not transferable. Each admission ticket is printed with a unique barcode which is electronically checked for validity at the entrance to the exhibition hall. At that point no check takes place of any printed name or signature.

Right of exchange or refund
Purchased, stolen, damaged or destroyed tickets will not be exchanged or refunded. If the person who has placed the order is prevented from attending, he/she may designate a replacement participant.

Postponement of an event
If an event is postponed, the purchased ticket is automatically valid for new date on which the event will take place. The purchaser is not entitled to an exchange or refund of the ticket. Moreover, sale of tickets may be stopped at any time without further explanation.

Your credit card data are encrypted with established SSL technology. Each transaction is authorised online by the responsible credit card company. We will not store your credit card number.

Enquiries regarding participant registration and data protection at BERNEXPO AG should be sent to

Right to cancel
Agreement may be cancelled at any time by sending an appropriate e-mail to or by letter to the owner of the data.

Competition rules for online prize draws
All persons who are resident in Switzerland are qualified to enter. Employees of BERNEXPO AG and of partner companies that take part in individual exhibitions are not allowed to enter. Winners will be informed in writing. No further correspondence can be entered into. The judges’ decision is final. A replacement cash prize is excluded.

The prize draws of BERNEXPO AG have no connection with Facebook. They are in no way sponsored, supported or organised by Facebook and do not justify any legal claims against Facebook. All information in connection with prize draws will be provided by BERNEXPO AG.

Limits of liability
BERNEXPO AG accepts no liability for injuries to persons or damage to property in connection with the organisation or operation of the event.

Final provisions
In the event of dispute, only Swiss law shall be applicable. The place of jurisdiction shall be Berne.