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International Conference on Applications of Radiation Science and Technology (ICARST-2017)

24–28 April 2017, Vienna, Austria

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) hosts for the first time a major conference on the application of radiation science and technology, known as ICARST 2017, in its headquarters in Vienna from 24 to 28 April 2017. This event will bring together around 600 international experts and participants from both the private and public sector to discuss the latest developments in a wide range of applications of radiation science and technology such as: sterilization of medical equipment; modification of materials for the production of high quality cables, wires and food packaging; E-beam accelerators that help tackle industrial pollutants;  the use of radiotracers to ensure safety and improve efficiency in many industries; techniques to preserve art and cultural heritage, among other topics. In addition, around 50 exhibitors from around the world will be showcasing latest equipment and services related to radiation science and technology.

Registration procedure

Online registration is closed. However, participation is still possible by sending your completed Participation Form (Form A) through the competent official authority (Ministry of Foreign Affairs or National Atomic Energy Authority) to the IAEA. A participant will be accepted only if the Participation Form is transmitted through the competent official authority of a Member State of the IAEA or by an international organization invited to participate.

Live streaming

All sessions, including the opening statements, will be streamed live. A link to the video streaming service will be provided on the opening day.

Conference app

The IAEA Conferences and Meetings App provides a one-stop access to information on the Conference, exhibitions and scheduled side events. The app also allows users to put together their own personalized schedule of events. Via this app participants will be able to view contributed papers and the latest conference programme, message other participants, and view PowerPoint presentations released after the event. Participants will receive an email inviting them to register for the app approximately one week before the conference.

For iPhone or iPad users, get your free download through the Apple iTunes Store; those with Android devices can visit the Google Play Store.

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