Spanning over 5 days, the scientific program of the conference will be divided into different plenary and parallel sessions, interspersed with different coffee breaks and social events.
The scientific program, covering all the fields involving Noncovalent Interactions, will entail :
– 1 honorary plenary lecture by Nobel prize laureate Jean-Marie Lehn (50 min + 10 min discussions),
– 2 cross-cutting plenary lectures by Vivian Wing-Wah Yam and Stefan Grimme (50 min + 10 min discussions),
– 2 special plenary lectures by the 2020 and 2021 Van der Waals prize laureates (45 min + 10 min discussions),
– 18 regular plenary lectures (40 min + 5 min discussions),
– 13 keynote lectures (25 min + 5 min discussions),
– 33 invited communications (15 min + 5 min discussions),
– 36 regular communications (12 min + 3 min discussions),
– 36 poster flash presentations (3 min),
– 2 distinct poster sessions .
These more than 100 speakers will cover the whole spectrum of modern research about Noncovalent Interactions, from fundamental aspects to applications, including multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary studies, overcomming all artifical barriers in science.
A satellite IUPAC Workshop on Noncovalent Interactions will also be hosted after the ICNI on Friday 23rd July afternoon.
Wednesday 21st July afternoon will be left free of communications and dedicated to social activities, before the traditional conference dinner on the evening. Different activities will be proposed to the participants to discover the city of Strasbourg and its richnesses.
All communications will be addressed in English.