Focus Session

We hereby invite you to send in a proposal for a Focus Session for IUPAC|CHAINS2023. A Focus Session is organized around a specific topic. The topic should be of clear scientific and/or societal relevance and fit within one (or more) themes of the conference [NMlink toevoegen]. Focus Sessions will be scheduled from Monday 21 August until Friday 25 August 2023 as part of the Parallel Program and have a duration of 90 minutes. The organizers of selected Focus Sessions are responsible for the organization of their own session.

For more information, please read the guidelines here

The Call for Focus Sessions is now open!

Click here to submit your focus session now!

Deadline: 3 October, 2022
Notification of acceptance: November 2022
Submission of details: March 2023

Important deadlines

Focus Sessions

Call for Focus Sessions open: June 27, 2022
Focus Session deadline: October 3, 2022

Abstracts (oral & poster)

Call for abstracts open: December 12, 2022
Deadline abstracts: February 15, 2023
Notification: March 31, 2023


Preliminary program: April 2023
Final program: June 2023


Early Fee start: February 15, 2023
Regular fee start: June 1, 2023
Late fee start: August 4, 2023

20 – 25 augustus: IUPAC|CHAINS2023 World Chemistry Congress