Scientific Program

Please note that this year the conference will include a full day of talks and posters on Friday, June 22nd. Please keep this in mind when making your travel arrangements.

The scientific program has been selected by the Program Committee and communicated to participants January 15, 2018.

A 1-page day-by-day schedule of talks and poster sessions is available for download. 
An Epitome booklet of the conference activities is available for download. We recommend using the ‘booklet’ setting for printing. A printed copy will be included in your welcome package.

Presenters please refer to important instructions for uploading/ displaying your presentations.

The Nassau Church Assembly room will be open 10:30 AM – 6:30 PM Monday – Thursday and 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM Friday for informal meetings and coffee. See ‘Nassau Coffee’ on the map. Other meeting rooms are available for small groups – please send requests to

A pdf file with all the abstracts grouped by topical category is available for download. Adobe Acrobat Reader may be used to search for authors or key words. A high speed internet connection is recommended for the download as the file size is 12.3 MB. Abstracts for the oral talks are accessible by clicking on the talk titles in the oral schedule page.

Please see the following pages for information on:

Preparing your poster / oral

Preparing your paper for submission to NME