Globe financial conditions

For private events, only donors (companies or public or private organisations) to the CERN & Society Foundation, who must respect certain ethical rules, are entitled to request to use the first floor of the Globe to hold conferences, debates, colloquia, gala dinners or other events.

Become a donor


To have the possibility to request the Globe first floor use, you must support the CERN & Society Foundation's activities with a donation of minimum 10 000 CHF.

This donation, which must be paid by the end user of the venue (i.e. not a contracted event organizing company), is valid for one year.

Please contact the Foundation for details and to obtain the necessary documents.

Ethical Rules

Use of the Globe is governed by strict rules. Companies involved or related to the below activities are not permitted to become donors:

  • Military
  • Politics
  • Religion
  • Those that encourage the consumption of tobacco or alcohol
  • Events that involve sales or for which an entrance fee is charged 
Rental cost of the Globe


In addition to the donation, a daily usage fee of 10 000 CHF is charged and covers all standard services (including staff) and equipment.

For CERN events, please refer to conditions displayed in the booking form.