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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.


A limited number of student stipends are available. The student stipend covers the registration fee, all meals and hotel nights during the conference (4 nights in a ** hotel, twin room - dinner on Monday night is not included). Travel costs will be at the charge of the student.
Applying for a student stipend
If you would like to apply for a stipend, send by email one copy of each of the following:
    1. A printout of the abstract for which you are presenting author,
    2. A letter of recommendation from your supervisor,
    3. Your current student identification.

Send your application to:

(subject: student stipend)

Note that you must have registered properly in order for your application to be taken into consideration. The deadline for application for a student stipend is 30 April 2017.