International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM, www.iaamonline.org) invite symposia proposals for our upcoming annual congresses in 2017-2018. Please download Event Calendar and Proposal Format. We welcome proposals that explore interdisciplinary connections with areas of advanced materials. The symposia can include about 8-10 sessions, each session running for 2 - 3 hours.
Symposia should cover the scientific subject area of congress and proposals are encouraged to address the theme. Symposia Proposals should be send via E-mail by 31 March 2017 (with a short CV of the proposed organiser and co-organisers) to:
Prof. Ashutosh Tiwari
International Association of Advanced Materials
UCS, Mjardevi Science Park, Linkoping
Phone: +46-(0) 1328-2395
Mobile: +46-(0) 72-544-555-3
Proposals listing more than 25 confirmed speakers will only be considered. The symposia/congress will run only in English.
IAAM will provide the necessary financial resources for the organisation of a symposium on the following basis:
The IAAM contribution may use for following category of expenditures:
Supporting registration fee, travel and accommodation for symposium organizer, scientific committee members, speakers, and students.
The symposium organizers will get complementary membership of IAAM for 5 years. Please read benefits and other info, CLICK HERE
Preparation of Symposium Proposals
All symposium organisers, whether based in Europe, or elsewhere, must be willing to attend the congress. The symposium organizer should be named in the proposal and he/she is not permitted to be the as a main organizer of two successive symposia on the same topic. A co-organiser maybe the main organiser of the next symposium devoted to the same topic. Symposium organizers must consider the budgetary implications of their proposal as they have to demonstrate that the event will be viable and income and expenditure will balance. Registration fees have to be paid by, or for, all organisers, participants and invited speakers.
Each session of symposium consists of following category of speakers:
Poster sessions can be proposed in the symposium. The minimum number of poster should be 25 on display. The E-posters may also possible to invite.
General “Instructions” for the IAAM Symposia organisers