Dear participants to the inArt 2018 conference, starting from now it is possible to submit a manuscript to be evaluated for the publication in the focus point issue of European Physical Journal Plus (EPJ plus), that is dedicated to the conference. Manuscripts should be submitted by mail to Danilo Bersani BEFORE June 30th.
For more details click here.


See all the photos of the conference in the new page “Pictures” !


The Book of Abstacts is now available.



Full Programme has undergone little changes because of some speakers’ necessities. The new programme is available. Oral presentations codes follow previous book of abstracts order. Please, check oral presentations and posters list.


The poster list is now available.



POSTER SESSION: the poster size is expected to not exceed 120 cm (heigth) x 90 cm (width).



Full Scientific Programme is now available.


We are happy to announce that INSTM (Consorzio Interuniversitario Nazionale per la Scienza e Tecnologia dei Materiali) will offer a grant covering the student registration fee (280 €) for a young researcher affiliated to a research unit of the INSTM consortium (see the list on
To apply for the grant, please contact, specifying name and affiliation.


Parma will be the Italian capital of culture in 2020. See you in Parma!



Provisional Scientific Programme is now available.



Early registration deadline has been postponed to February 10, 2018.



Due to the continuous arrival of abstracts, the revision process was delayed. The acceptance notification will be sent to authors before 10th of  January 2018.



Società Italiana di Mineralogia e Petrografia (SIMP) announces 2 grants for SIMP Junior members, in good standing with the payment of the membership, unstructured (i.e. students, PhD students, scholarship student, research fellow), who intend to actively participate, through the presentation of a  poster or oral contribution, at the conference.
All information for participation is contained in the announcement.
Deadline for sending requests: January 31, 2018.
Due to this good news, SIMP members are allowed to submit abstracts up to December 17, 2017.


The deadline for the abstract submission has been extended to November 30th.


Journal of Cultural Heritage decided to assign a special prize for young scientists presenting the best oral contribution and the best poster during inArt 2018 conference.