KEY DATES & IMPORTANT INFO
ICOM 2018 in brief
The International Conference on the Physics of Optical Materials and Devices (ICOM) brings together scientists and technology users who investigate or develop materials for optical applications. The conference presents the state of the art in preparation methods, optical characterization and usage of optical materials and devices in various photonic fields.
Date and Venue
The conference will be held from 27th August to 31st of August, 2018, at Hotel Institute Dr Simo Milosevic - Igalo, Montenegro.
Information for Participants
The official Conference language is English.
The Conference is organized in a workshop style, composed of several Plenary sessions, which will comprise lectures by the leaders in the field, Oral and Poster presentations. The total times allocated for presentations are 30 min for Plenary lectures and 15 min for Oral presentations.
The poster panel size is 0.95m x 2m. Please make sure that the poster does not exceed the area of the panel.
Social program includes Welcome party and Conference dinner.
Key Dates and Deadlines
November 20th, 2017 – Conference first call
December 15th, 2017 - Abstract submission open
February 1st, 2018 – Conference second call
February 15th, 2018 – Registration open
May 2nd, 2018 – Deadline for abstract submission
June 1st, 2018 – Notification of abstract acceptance
June 30th, 2018 – Early bird registration fee deadline
July 1st, 2018 – Manuscript submission open
October 15th, 2018 – Deadline for manuscript submission
Publications and Proceedings
The authors of selected papers will be invited to submit the extended versions of their papers for publication in Optical Materials.
- Optical materials (Volume 61, 2015)
– Optical Materials, Vol. 35, Iss. 11, 2013
– Physica Scripta, Vol. T157, 2013
– Optical Materials, Vol. 32, Iss. 12, 2010
– Optical Materials, Vol. 30, Iss. 7, 2008
Conference fee for Early Bird and Regular registration includes participation in the Conference, conference material, the book of abstracts, welcome party, coffee breaks, and conference dinner. Accompanying persons are invited to all social events.
- Early Bird - 380 € until June 30th, 2018
- Early Bird for Students - 230 € until June 30th, 2018 (Additional 50€ for conference dinner)
- Regular Registration - 450 €
- Regular Registration for Students - 270 € (Additional 50€ for conference dinner)
- Accompanying Person - 80 €
- Committees members - 270 €