Terms & Conditions

These terms apply for onsite and live webcast participation at „Being with Byron Katie“ – a 4-Day Silent Retreat in Engelberg, Switzerland from July 7th to 12th 2017, hereafter referred to as the “Retreat”. They govern the contractual relationship between the participant and ifapp GmbH.


I understand that I am registering and participating at a silent retreat that may cause an emotional, psychological or physical reaction. I am aware that neither Byron Katie nor her staff members are responsible for my health or well being. I understand that the retreat is not a medical program nor does it substitute psychotherapy. I am aware that the liability for bodily or mental injury is expressly excluded by the organizer and I accept to take full responsibility for myself.

Use of Photography, Media and Recording devices

The entire retreat will be filmed and photographs will be taken by the staff throughout the event. My participation in the Retreat therefore implies that I agree to be filmed, recorded and photographed and I understand that my image and my voice will be broadcast on the internet to participants who are following the Retreat online.

Following the Retreat, the photographs and audiovisual recordings may be used in brochures, websites, newsletters or other media such as DVDs for promotional or educational purposes and appear on websites such as www.thework.com and YouTube.

Knowing that these recordings will be used with the greatest respect for all parties involved, I agree to them being used by Byron Katie and her staff without expectation of compensation of any type, financial or otherwise.

Use of Recording devices and cameras

Participants are prohitibed to use recording devices and cameras of any type during sessions with Byron Katie for the entire event. Please use photographs you may take outside the sessions with integrity and respect for other particpants.

Executive conditions

Ifapp GmbH reserves the right to cancel the advertised event. In case of cancellation a full refund, minus any processing charges, will be reimbursed to all who registered. There won´t be any refund for any additional expenses such as flight bookings or train tickets. ifapp GmbH also reserves the right to make all final decisions on any changes to the event schedule.

Cancellation policy

Cancellations, until April 30st, will be refunded the paid amount for tuition and accommodation (or conference fee) minus a 150 CHF cancellation fee.

Cancellations on and between Mai 1st to June 30th will be subject to a refund of 50% of the paid amount for tuition and accommodation (or conference charge). No refund will be issued for cancellations made on and after 1st July.

You can change your booking until June 30th. A 50 CHF fee is applicable for one or more of the following:

  •      Transfer to a new participant provided that both participants are of the same gender when their accommodation has been booked for a shared room
  •      Switch of accommodation

We recommend you to purchase insurance that covers any cancellation costs.


The terms and conditions of ifapp GmbH are governed by Swiss law. The exclusive place of jurisdiction is Zurich.