Frequently Asked Questions

When is MSSC2016?

MSSC2016 will start at 08:30 on Monday 19th September and finish at 18:30 on Friday 23rd September.

Where is MSSC2016?
MSSC2016 will take place at two venues at Imperial College - the Department of Chemistry and the Royal School of Mines.

How do I register for MSSC2016?
Registration is completed by completing the Registration Form.

When will registration for MSSC2016 close?
The Registration Form will remain in place until we reach our maximum limit of 50 delegates.

How much are the registration fees for MSSC2016?
There are two fees in operation for MSSC2016:  EARLY BIRD registration (£275) and STANDARD registration (£360). 

Is accommodation included?

Are any bursaries available for MSSC2016?

How do I pay my registration fees?
Via the Registration Form

Is there a deadline for paying registration fees?
Yes - the deadline for paying EARLY BIRD registration fees is Friday 19th August and the deadline for paying STANDARD fees is Friday 9th  September.

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 MSSC2016?
Yes - the poster session will take place on Wednesday 17th 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 MSSC2016?
Yes - the afternoon of Wednesday 21st September following the poster session is free time and can be used to explore London.