Frequently Asked Questions

When is MSSC2018?

MSSC2018 starts at 08:30 on Monday 17 September and finishes at 18:30 on Friday 21 September.

Where is MSSC2018?

MSSC2018 takes place at two venues at Imperial College - the Department of Chemistry and the Royal School of Mines.

How do I register for MSSC2018?

Registration is completed by completing the Registration Form.

When will registration for MSSC2018 close?

The Registration Form remains in place until we reach our maximum limit of 50 delegates.

How much are the registration fees for MSSC2018?

There are two fees in operation for MSSC2018:  EARLY BIRD registration (£285) and STANDARD registration (£405). 

Is accommodation included?


Are any bursaries available for MSSC2018?


How do I pay my registration fees?

Via the Registration Form

Is there a deadline for paying registration fees?

Yes - please check registration page.

What happens if I do not pay my fees by the deadline?

Your place at the workshop may be cancelled and offered to a delegate from the reserve list.

I have paid my fees but need to cancel my registration - can I get a refund?


I require an official invitation letter so that I can apply for a VISA to enter the UK

If you are applying for a VISA to travel to the UK and require an invitation letter please contact Dr Giuseppe Mallia. If you are applying for a VISA you should ensure that you make your application as soon as possible to allow for any delays in the application process.

Is there a poster session at MSSC2018?

Yes - the poster session will take place on Wednesday 19 September. Please refer to the Poster page

What size should the poster be?

The required poster size is 90cms (width) x 120cms (height).

Is there any free time during MSSC2018?

Yes - the afternoon of Wednesday 19th September following the poster session is free time and can be used to explore London.