The International Sol-Gel Society presents its third Summer School to be held in Paris from July 22nd to 26th 2012. Young researchers and experienced scientists are invited to gather at the beautiful Cite International Universitaire for 4 days to attend courses on sol-gel chemistry and advanced characterization techniques.
This Summer School is targeted to 1st year PhD and Master students and for most experienced researchers from both industrial and academic worlds. It is the occasion to be updated with the latest advances in the field. The courses will not only cover theoretical and practical materials, but will also provide an opportunity to discuss specific cases with the teachers.
Main objectives of the ISGS Summer School:
|> Extend your knowledge in the field of sol-gel|
|> Discuss practical cases with experts in the field|
|> Interact with established researchers in a friendly atmosphere|
|> Network within your sol-gel society|
- A RICH SCIENTIFIC AND SOCIAL PROGRAM
10 international experts coming from both Academia and Industry will cover topics ranging from sol-gel chemistry to advanced characterization techniques during an intensive 3-day program. Participants will have the opportunity to display their research, and to present their work during the poster session scheduled on Tuesday 24 July evening. In addition, different social activities will be organized (banquet, boat trip, several breaks all along the days) and will give the attendees the opportunity to network in a friendly environment during this residential school.
You will find details about the scientific program on this page: https://www.isgs.org/index.php/next-isgs-events/program
- A NICE PLACE TO WELCOME YOU IN PARIS
The venue for this residential school is the famous Cite International Universitaire de Paris (3 left pictures). The school will be held in the Fondation Deutsch de la Meuse building, shown on the left. Accommodation is available on site.
Further information on the page practical information
You will find registration procedure and payment instruction on the dedicated page, here.
- KEY DATES
– Deadline for registration: extended 15 July
- ISGS SUMMER SCHOOL ORGANIZATION
Florence Babonneau, CNRS – LCMCP – Université Pierre et Marie Curie and Collège de France (France)
Geraud Dubois, IBM Almaden Research Center and Stanford University (USA)
Armelle Guilloux, ISGS secretariat, ellipse&co (France)
- THE ISGS SUMMER SCHOOL HISTORY
The ISGS Summer School 2012 is based on the success of the previous editions held in 2010 in Clermont-Ferrand, France and in 2008 in Alghero, Italy. A description of previous editions and corresponding materials is available on the dedicated page: https://www.isgs.org/index.php/isgs-sum-schools-doc