The second edition of the School of Plasmonics and Nano-Optics will be held in Cetraro (IT) from June 15th to June 18th 2018.
The aim of the School is to bring together students and scientists at the early stage of their career in
the field of photonics, interested in the study of light at the nanoscale, to present and discuss the latest
research and future directions of the field in an open atmosphere, and help developing the community of
plasmonics and nano-optics. The school is supported and co-organized by the
SIOF working group 'Plasmonics and Nano-Optics' and will be a joint event
with the NANOPLASM conference taking place in Cetraro
from June 10th to June 15th 2018.
Call for Registration and Abstracts: February 19, 2018
Registration deadline: April 25, 2018
Deadline for shuttle reservation: April 25, 2018
The School will be held in the 4-star Grand Hotel San Michele at Cetraro, Italy. Cetraro is an ancient sea hamlet with a millennium-old history located along the Tyrrhenian coastal track, known as the Riviera dei Cedri. The town which is known for its fishing and touristic harbor is the ideal place for a lunch with fish: here the typical speciality is the rosamarina (a newborn bluefish), exquisite delicacy longed for by tourists that come numerous to Cetraro, especially in the summer. The hotel is located high on a 120 m cliff overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea. On a clear day you may see the Eolian islands. Situated just outside the township of Cetraro, the hotel is surrounded by an organic farm of 44 hectares that everyday provides the hotel with fresh organic food: fruits, vegetables, olive oil, wine, milk and cheese, daily laid eggs, lamb, veal and pork meat, home made jams and preserves. For registered participants and their accompanying persons, the hotel offers a reduced rate per person that includes full breakfast, lunch, and dinner, receptions, and refreshments, and use of conference facilities. Spaces are also available for exhibits.
A shuttle service will be provided by Top Class s.r.l. at the cost of € 45.00 from the Lamezia Terme airport (€ 32.50 for multiple reservations on the same shuttle) and € 20.00 from the Paola train station (€ 17.50 for multiple reservations on the same shuttle).
IMPORTANT: In order to reserve your place please write an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject "School PLASMONICA 2018" no later than April 25th and provide the following pieces of information: name, surname, a cell phone number that will be active once you are in Italy, the number of passangers, the time and flight number (or train number) for your arrival, the time and flight number (or train number) for your departure.
STEP 1: submit the registration form (see below) and the related abstract;
STEP 2: upon receipt of the confirmation email, you can proceed with the second step and pay the school fees with one of the following options:
- use the Paypal link provided below and then send the Paypal transaction code by email to email@example.com.
The registration will be opened on March 1st, 2018.Please be aware that only going through both registration steps will result in a successfull enrollment to the school!
For any information, please, do not hesitate to contact us at the following e-mail address.