INVITED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION, 15 July 2017

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ISOS has been running since 2008 and has rapidly become one of the most attended workshops in the field of third generation of solar cell technology, bringing together an expert community both from industry and academia. The program includes invited keynote speakers, invited talks, short talks, poster sessions and round table discussions, creating a unique atmosphere for informal scientific exchange. The ISOS-10 ’17 invites abstracts related to the stability of Organic Solar Cells, Hybrid Solar Cells, Perovskite Solar Cells and Dye Solar Cells.

 

Information Flyer

Key Dates [NEW EXTENDED DATES]

  • May 1, 2017: Registration Opens
  • June 30, 2017: Deadline for Abstract Submission
  • July 15, 2017: Extended Deadline for Abstract Submission
  • July 31, 2017: Notification of Abstract Acceptance
  • July 31, 2017: Early Bird Registration Closes
  • October 18 – 20, 2017: ISOS-10 ’17 – Malta

Sponsors

     

Be a Sponsor atISOS-10!  

ISOS has been running since 2008 and has rapidly become one of the most attended workshops in the field, bringing together an expert community both from industry and academia. Different sponsorship opportunities are offered to help you find the most effective manner to connect with our attendees and your target group.

Our sponsorship package opportunities offer prominant exposure (some possibly exclusive) or possibility of co-sponsorship of breaks and social event/s with €600 and/or €1000 packages, a combination of both or a multiple with pro-rata benefits depending on the size of sponsorship.  Please note the level of available slots for sponsorships. Logo displays will be prominantly displayed on the relevant dissimination materials and will appear in the order of booking and level of sponsorships.

To confirm sponsorship please amend, sign and send the following Sponsorship Template indicating your selected sponsorship package and pledged financial support to:

Contact: Dr Inġ. Brian Azzopardi
E-Mail: brian.azzopardi@mcast.edu.mt
Tel: +356 23980 7704
Mob: +356 7900 8897

 

Abstract Submission

Online Submission is now open! Extended Deadline 15 July 2017 23:59 CET

We invite all interested parties to submit abstracts to the ISOS-10 ’17. Works will be presented in talks and/or poster form. All material must be in English, as they will be evaluated by an international scientific committee.

Download: isos-10_abstract_instructions

To submit your abstract, please go to the Conference Management Toolkit (CMT) homepage and setup an account:

https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/User/Register

Next, login to:

https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/ISOS2017

Click on “+ Create new submission”, then follow the guidelines to submit your abstract.


The ISOS-10 ’17 invites abstracts related to the stability of:

» Organic Solar Cells

» Hybrid Solar Cells

» Perovskite Solar Cells

» Dye Solar Cells

Specifically Welcome are Studies on:

» Case Studies of Real World Applications (Field Installations, BIPV, Portable Devices)

» Outdoor Stability and Monitoring (Energy Yield)

» Testing against IEC and ISOS Standards (e.g. IEC 61646), also Selected Tests.

» Accelerated Laboratory Aging (Temperature, Humidity, Visible and/or UV-Light Exposure)

» Encapsulation Strategies and Materials

» Intrinsic Stability Studies (Inert Conditions, T, Light)

» Detailed Analysis of Degradation Mechanisms (Materials, Devices, New Characterization Methods)

» Mechanical Reliability (Bending, Vibrations, Adhesion)

» Other Topics related to HOPV Stability

 

We are pleased to announce our Invited Keynote Speakers


Prof. Sang Il Seok
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
Korea


Prof. Henry Snaith
University of Oxford
United Kingdom


Prof. Reinhold H. Dauskart
Stanford University
United States


Prof. Marina S. Leite
University of Maryland
United States


Dr Antonio Guerrero
Universitat Jaume I
Spain


Dr Piers Barnes
Imperial College London
United Kingdom

 

The ISOS-10 ’17 will feature a broad program of high quality presentations covering stability under different conditions of Organic and Perovskite solar cells. This includes accelerated laboratory experiments as well as studies in real world applications, strategies to more stable devices, methods for in-depth characterization and development and application of standards.

Below the tentative program, subject to final adjustments.

 

Presentation of Contributions

Invited Keynotes
The presentation time for each invited keynote is 30 minutes including 5 minutes Q&A.

Invited Talks
The presentation time for each invited talk is 20 minutes including 3 minutes Q&A.

Short Talks
The presentation time for each short talk is 15 minutes including 2 minutes Q&A.

Poster presentations
The poster sessions will be held in the lobbies of conference venue. Poster size A0, maximal dimensions 841 mm x 1189 mm. Material for fixing posters will be provided on-site. The posters can be mounted after lunch, i.e., during the afternoon coffee break and should be removed after each poster session. The Flash Talks are 3 minutes introductory talk on each poster.

Venue and Accomodation

Malta is an archipelago in the central Mediterranean between Sicily and the North African coast. It’s a nation known for historic sites related to a succession of rulers including the Romans, Moors, Knights of Saint John, French and British. It has numerous fortresses, megalithic temples and the Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum, a subterranean complex of halls and burial chambers dating to circa 4000 B.C. Malta is a great place to visit for sea, sun, culture, attractions and all year round events.

Touristic information can be found on the www.visitmalta.com

Venue Cavalieri Art Hotel
Spinola Road, St Julian’s STJ 3019, Malta

Accommodation Booking
Anyone who would like to book a room in one of the accommodations listed below may do so as per instructions.  Please note that all accommodations availability are on first come first served basis with these special designated rates. An early booking is recommended. All the below accommodations are within less than 1km from venue of conference and maybe easily reach on foot.

Conference Venue Cavalieri Art Hotel
Spinola Road, St Julian’s STJ 3019, Malta

Single Marina View Room: €80.00 per room per night on Bed & Breakfast
Twin Marina View Room: €85.00 per room per night on Bed & Breakfast
All rooms are on first come first served basis on a minimum of 3 nights
Supplements: Half Board: €14.00 per person per night, Bay View Room: €10.00 per room per night

        On Confirmation 50% non-refundable deposit is required. Remaining balance to be settled on arrival at the hotel.

Booking is via email to the below email addresses
Louise Galea:        events@cavalierihotel.com
Darrell Buhagiar: dbuhagiar@cavalierihotel.com

The District Hotel
Triq Santu Wistin, St Julian’s STJ 3311, Malta
Directions to Conference Venue 12 Minutes on Foot, 1 km

Single Room: €85.00 per room per night on Bed & Breakfast
Twin Room: €115.00 per room per night on Bed & Breakfast
All rooms are on first come first served basis
Supplements available on request.

Booking is via email to the below email address and use code ISOS-10
info@thedistricthotel.com.mt

be.HOTEL
Bay Street Tourist Complex, St. George’s Bay, St Julian’s STJ 3311, Malta
Directions to Conference Venue 13 Minutes on Foot, 1 km

Single Room: €85.00 per room per night on Bed & Breakfast
Twin Room:    €90.00 per room per night on Bed & Breakfast
All rooms are on first come first served basis.
Supplements available.

For Bookings
Step 1 Please follow this link to access the web site
Step 2 Indicate your travel dates and number of adults
Step 3 Insert a corporate/Promotion code ISOS-10
Step 4 Proceed with your booking by filling in all details
Please contact katya.Grech@behotelmalta.com if there is any issues with bookings

Golden Tulip Vivaldi Hotel
Dragonara Road, St Julian’s STJ 3141, Malta
Directions to Conference Venue 7 Minutes on Foot, 750m

A Complimentary non-alcoholic welcome drink will be served to all guests on arrival
Price per person per day on Bed & Breakfast Basis
Standard Twin Room per person €60.00
Standard Twin Room for sole use €100.00
All rooms are on first come first served basis
Supplements available on request.

Booking is via email to the below email address and use code ISOS-10 msaliba@goldentulipvivaldi.com

Hilton Malta
Portomaso, St Julian’s PTM01, Malta
Directions to Conference Venue 7 Minutes on Foot, 550m

Prices on Bed & Breakfast Basis
Delux Room (Marina View & Garden View) €150
All rooms are on first come first served basis
Supplements available on request.

Booking is via email to the below email address and use code ISOS-10 joanne.piccinino@hilton.com