11th International colloid and Surface Conference (11thICSCS)

Venue: Rafain Palace Hotel

Location: Iguassu Falls, Parana, Brazil

Event Date/Time: Sep 13, 2003 End Date/Time: Sep 15, 2003
Registration Date: Apr 30, 2003
Early Registration Date: Nov 29, 2002
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 30, 2003
Paper Submission Date: Apr 30, 2003
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Description

The International Conferences on Surface and Colloid Science are the greatest worldwide forums in this scientific field, organized under the auspices of the International Association of Colloid and Interface Scientists (IACIS).

Ten conferences have been successfully organized so far:

Budapest, Hungary (1975)
Puerto Rico (1976)
Stockholm, Sweden (1979)
Jerusalem, Israel (1981)
Potsdam, NY, USA (1985)
Hakone, Japan (1988)
Compiègne, France (1991)
Adelaide, Australia (1994)
Sofia, Bulgaria (1997)
Bristol, UK (2000)

LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE OF THE 11th CONFERENCE

Co-Chairpersons: Fernando Galembeck

Brazil
Adley F. Rubira
Ana Maria Carmona Ribeiro
Dino Zanette
Gaspar Gonzalez
Maria Elisabete D. Zaniquelli
Miguel Jafelicci Jr.
Nito Debacher
Rahoma S. Mohamed
Watson Loh
Miguel A. Blesa

Argentina
Alberto Regazzoni
Maria dos Santos Afonso
Roberto C. Salvarezza
Rosa Torres Sanchez

ADVISORY BOARD OF 11th CONFERENCE
(partial list, confirmed)

Alberto J. Maroto - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Alejandro J. Arvia - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Alice Gast - Cambridge, USA
Avi Marmur - Haifa, Israel
Brian Vincent - Bristol, UK
C. N. R. Rao - Bangalore, India
Dennis Prieve - Pittsburgh, USA
Detlef Bahnemann - Hannover, Germany
Dimo Platikanov - Sofia, Bulgaria
Do-Ik Lee - Midland, USA
Dominique Langevin - Orsay, France
Dotchi Exerowa - Sofia, Bulgaria
Eugene Shchukin - Baltimore, USA - Moscow, Russia
Faruk Nome - Florianopolis, Brazil
Ferenc Csempesz - Budapest, Hungria
Frank Quina - Sao Paulo, Brazil
Galo Cárdenas - Concepción, Chile
Gerard J. Fleer - Wageningen, The Netherlands
Hans Lyklema - Wageningen, The Netherlands
Hernán Chaimovitch - São Paulo, Brazil
Imre Dekany - Szeged, Hungary
Jacques Livage - Paris, France
Janos Fendler - Potsdam, USA
Jarl B. Rosenholm - Abo, Finland
John Ralston - Adelaide, Australia
M. J. Schwuger - Julich, Germany
Marie-Paule Pileni - Paris, France
Masayoshi Okubo - Kobe, Japan
Michael Hoffmann - Pasadena, USA
N. V. Churaev - Moscow, Russia
Nicola Kallay - Zagreb, Croatia
Omar El-Seoud - Sao Paulo, Brazil
P. Somasundaran - New York, USA
Paul Luckham - London, UK
Per Stenius - Helsinki, Finland
Raymond A. Mackay - Potsdam, USA
Robert Gilbert - Sydney, Australia
Roque Hidalgo Alvarez - Granada, Espanha
Shlomo Magdassi - Jerusalem, Israel
Terence Cosgrove - Bristol, UK
Tharwat Tadros - Wokingham, UK
Thomas Healy - Melbourne, Australia
William B. Russel - Princeton, USA

C O N F E R E N C E T O P I C S

Biocolloids and Biological Applications
Charged Particles and Interfaces
Colloid Stability
Colloidal Dispersions
Colloids and Surfaces in Oil Production
Environmental Colloidal Science
Interfaces and Adsorption
Nanostructures and Nanotechnology
Self-Assembly and Structured Fluids
Surfactants and Polymers
Technology and Applications

A B S T R A C T

Abstracts are submitted preferentially using the forms that will be posted on the web site (http://www.collsurfconference.com.br) by October 2002 and that will also be informed in the Second Announcement. Early abstract submission is invited.

Alternatively, send your abstract by e-mail (abstract@pjeventos.com.br) or regular mail to the address:

Fernando Galembeck - Instituto de Química -
Unicamp - Cidade Universitária - Cep 13083-970 - Campinas - SP - Brasil.

Deadline for abstract submission:
April 30th 2003, but early submission is invited.

T R A V E L / H O U S I N G

Official Hotel Fares

Single USD 70.00
Double USD 90.00
Triple USD 129.00

Hotel fares include breakfast and lunch.

Hotel fares do not include the tourism room tax (USD 1,00 per day/person).

Hotel fares can be changed without previous notification. Reservations are made by sending an e-mail to the Official Travel Agency on oliveiratravel@oliveiratravel.com.br

One-day advance payment is required with hotel reservation. Please contact the Official Travel Agency for other hotels.

We can provide you also with exciting rides at beautiful Brazilian spots like Iguassu Falls, Pantanal, Rio de Janeiro and many others. Please ask for information.

Registration for 11th International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science
Category 11/29/2002 04/30/2003 07/31/2003 On site
IACIS/AQA/SBQ Member* 350.00 450.00 550.00 650.00
Non-Members 500.00 600.00 700.00 800.00
Students ** 150.00 200.00 250.00 300.00
Companion *** 200.00 200.00 200.00 250.00


The prices are in US Dollar
* Active members in the years 2002-2003.
** Students should present (send to executive secretariat) a proof of enrollment, issued by the university or college.
*** Companions are entitled to participate in the social events (cocktail, banquet) including a tour on the Iguassu Falls and the Bird Park, but not in the scientific sessions.

Venue

Av. Olímpio Rafagnin s/n - Cx Postal 252 Bairro Parque Imperatriz -Foz do Iguaçu- Pr - CEP 85862-210
Parana
Brazil
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Additional Information

The 11th International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science will be held in Iguassu Falls, in September 15-19, 2003. The organizers thank the International Association of Colloid and Interface Scientists for the opportunity to host this event, inviting scientists from all over the world to come to a magnificent site for lecturing, learning, discussing and sharing their most recent knowledge on colloids and surfaces. The ICSCS series reflects three decades of great momentum in Surface and Colloid Science, and the past few years have witnessed many achievements that will make the substance of this conference. Please look at the conference symposia topics, the relevant deadlines, registration and other information in the conference home page, and join colloid and surface scientists from all over the world, in Iguassu! Fernando Galembeck