The 2017 ICG Annual Meeting will be held in conjunction with the 32nd Sisecam Glass Symposium in Istanbul, Turkey on October 22-25.

The meeting will share, discuss and connect knowledge about the latest developments in glass science and manufacturing technology.

Contributions are welcome on the topics giben below in the technical programme. Students in particular are encouraged to attend.

Technical programme:

Glass formation, transition, relaxation and modeling;
Glass properties;
Grystallisation and glass ceramics;
Chemical durability and leaching;
Nuclear waste vitrification;
Surface properties and coatings;
Bioactive and sol-gel glasses;
Glass melting, forming;
Energy and environment;
Raw materials; and

Abstract Submission

The abstracts should be written in English, which is the official language of the event. Authors should specify whether they prefer an oral or poster presentation. All presenters must be registered to attend the 2017 ICG Annual Meeting. All abstracts will be published in the Book of Abstracts. The papers and presentations received before March 31st, 2017 will be uploaded on the web site upon the authorisation of the author, after the conference.

The authors should submit an abstract of maximum 300 words on or before March 31, 2017.
For studies, use a structured approach with bolded subheadings (including the purpose, material, methods, results)
All abstracts must be submitted via the online system. Please note that abstracts sent by mail, fax or e-mail will not be accepted.
For details, please see the section “Abstract Submission Guidelines.”

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee, and its decision will be announced to authors by May 26th, 2017. Notification of acceptance will be sent to the Presenter’s e-mail address. The Scientific Committee’s decisions will be based upon evaluation of the abstract’s scientific standard.

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