6th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials

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Interested in hosting ICSHM2019?

The International Conference on Self-Healing Materials (ICSHM) Steering Committee requests proposals for those interested in hosting the 7th ICSHM in 2019. ICSHM is the premier biennial conference focusing on advances in self-healing materials science, engineering, and technological applications. Since its first edition in 2007, the mission of this conference is to provide a high-level international platform for the field of self-healing materials. ICSHM attracts a diverse, multidisciplinary group of scientists and engineers from around the world and provides a venue for reporting and observing the current state of the art and research results in the field. The conference provides a welcome environment for a mixture of academic, government and industrial researchers, managers, and policy makers.
Those wishing to submit a proposal are encouraged to contact the following people for advice and/or feedback.

Ian Bond (chair), University of Bristol,  
Ming Qui Zhang, Zhongshan University,
Nele De Belie, University of Ghent,
Wolfgang Binder, Martin-Luther University,
Olga Speck, University of Freiberg,
Véronique Michaud, EPFL,

Formal proposals are due by June 2, 2017, to Ian Bond  and should contain the following sections:

a. Executive summary
b. Organizing committee members
c. Planned symposia topics
d. Prospective conference venue
e. Preliminary budget with estimated conference registration fee(s)
f. Conference hotel or associated hotels in vicinity
g. Travel infrastructure and proximity to international airports
h. Pre- and/or post-conference programs envisioned including unique or interesting features of the proposed host city

All applicants will be asked to give a formal presentation to members of the ICSHM Steering Committee at ICSHM 2017 in Friedrichshafen, Germany.

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