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New feature : round tables !

Poster sessions will be replaced with round-table sessions dedicated to discussions on key themes selected from the abstracts submitted to our Scientific Committee. Each of you will have the opportunity to present your piece of work to a selected audience!

Alpine 10 – On-line registration is opened !

Deadline for registration : 31 May 2017

Alpine 10 – Invited Speakers

We are happy to announce that the following speakers have already accepted to participate: Sharon Ashbrook (St Andrews, UK), Clare Grey (Cambridge, UK), Arno P.M. Kentgens (Nijmegen, NL), Guido Pintacuda (Lyon, F), Tatyana Polenova (Newark, DE), Jeffrey A. Reimer (Berkeley, CA), Chad Rienstra (Urbana, IL), and Robert Tycko (Bethesda, MD).

Instructions for poster presentations

Max. size: 0.90 m (width) x 1.80 m (height)

Alpine 9 – External Lecture

A highlight special lecture will be delivered by Jonathan N. Coleman.

Alpine 9 – Venue to Chamonix

Chamonix Mont-Blanc is about 1 hour from Geneva Airport and 2 hours from Lyon by car.


Deadlines overview

Registration 31 May 2017
Abstract submission 31 May 2017
Application for student stipends 30 April 2017
(see cancellation policy)
31 july 2017


The number of places at the conference is limited.
Your place will not be guaranteed until we have received full payment: register early !!
There will be no on-site registration.
Registration must be completed (with complete payment of the conference fee) before 31 May 2017.

Abstract submission:
Once you have registred and received your password, you must submit your abstract before 31 May 2017. You will be able to modify it by logging in, until the submission deadline.

Student stipend:

A limited number of student stipends are available. If you would like to apply for a stipend, send your application before 30 April 2017.

Cancellation policy:

Cancellation must be sent by email or post to the Congress Office (see contact below).
Cancellation of registration :
No refunds will be provided for cancellation after the 31 July 2017. For written cancellation before this date, 75 euros will be deducted from refund to cover the cost of handling and processing.
Cancellation of accommodation :
  •  Cancellation before 10th July: hotel deposit will be refunded.
  •  Cancellation between July 10th and August 10th: hotel deposit will be kept.
  •  Cancellation after August 10th: 50 to 100% of the stay could be claimed according to hotel cancellation policy.
Address of the Congress Office, Chamonix:
Evelyne Roudier-Poirot
Bureau des Congrès / Office de Tourisme de Chamonix
BP 25, 74400 Chamonix Mont-Blanc, France
Tel : 33 (0)450 53 75 50
Fax : 33 (0)450 53 80 83
E-Mail address: