Selected plasma conferences, schools, workshops & meetings. 
Please note the information below is for reference only as deadlines may vary. Please visit the event website for up to date information.
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Selected Plasma conferences, workshops & meetings (2019 - 2020)

NameLocationDateDeadlinesWebsiteFrequency
2019          
HPL: Christmas Meeting of the High Power Laser Community Abbingdon, UK 17 - 19 Dec 2018 15 Oct 2018 LINK Yearly
NIF and Jupiter lasers users group meeting Livermore, CA, USA 3 - 6 Feb 2019 Abstract: 16 Nov 2018 for non-US citizens LINK Yearly
ICHED: 7th International Conference on High Energy Density Physics Oxford, UK 31 Mar - 5 Apr

Abstract: 07 Dec 2018
Registration: 08 Feb 2019

LINK  Every 2 years
DDFIW: 15th Direct Drive and Fast Ignition Workshop Rome, Italy 8 - 10 Apr 2019 Abstract and Registration: 21 Feb 2019 LINK

Yearly

ApiP: 20th International Conference on Atomic Processes in Plasmas Gaithersburg, MD, USA 9 - 12 Apr 2019 Abstract: 1 Feb 2019
Registration: 15 Mar 2019
LINK  ?
AAC: 49th Anomalous Absorption Conference Telluride, CO, USA 9 - 14 Apr 2019 Abstract: 23 Apr 2019 LINK Yearly
OLUG: 11th Annual OMEGA Users Workshop Rochester, NY, USA 24 - 26 Apr 2019 For 2018: Deadline for registartion and poster title for non-US citizens was 23 Feb 2018 LINK for 2018 Yearly
IoP: 46th Institute of Physics Plasma Group Meeting (Combined with 3rd UK Pulsed-Power Symposium) Loughborough, UK 23 - 26 Apr 2019 (pulsed power on 25 Apr) Abstract: 15 Jan 2019

LINK IoP
LINK PPS

Yearly (IoP Meeting)
LPAW: Laser-Plasma Accelerator Workshop Split, Croatia 5 - 10 May 2019 Abstract: 31 Jan 2019 LINK Every 2 years
EPCD: 3rd European Conference on Plasma Dignostics Lisbon, Portugal 6 - 10 May 2019 Abstract: 11 Jan 2019 LINK ?
ICMRE: 4th International Conference on Matter and Radiation at Extremes Hefei, China 29 May - 2 Jun 2019 Abstract: 28 Feb 2019 LINK Yearly
ICOPS: 46th International Conference on Plasma Science
& PPPS: 22nd Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Conference
Orlando, FL, USA 23 - 28 Jun 2019 Abstract: 22 Feb 2019
Early registration: 31 May 2019
LINK Yearly (ICOPS)
EPS: 46th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics Milan, Italy 8 - 12 Jul 2019 Abstract: 7 Feb 2019 LINK Yearly
DZP: 11th International Conference on Dense Z-pinches Beijing, China 19 - 23 Aug 2019 Abstract: 19 May 2019
Early Registration: 16 June 2019
LINK Every 3 years
EAAC: 4th European Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop Isola d'Elba, Italy 15 - 21 Sep 2019

Abstract: 28 Jun 2019 
Registration: 15 Aug 2019

LINK Every 2 years
Hinode-13 & IPELS 2019: Fundamental Plasma Processes in the Sun, Interplanetary Space, and in the Laboratory U. of Tokyo, Japan 2 - 6 Sep 2019

Registration: 24 July 2019

LINK ?
ExHILP 2019: 3rd Conference on Extremely High Intensity Laser Physics Stanford University, CA, USA 3 - 6 Sep 2019

Abstract: 31 July 2019
Registration: 15 Aug 2019

LINK Every 2 years
IFSA: 11th International Conference on Inertial Fusion Sciences & Applications Osaka, Japan 23 - 27 Sep 2019

Abstracts: 31 Mar 2019
Early reg: 30 July 2019

LINK Every 2 years
APS-DPP: 61th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Division of Plasma Physics Ft Lauderdale, FL, USA 21 - 25 Oct 2019

Abstracts: 03 July 2019
Early reg: 11 Oct 2019

LINK  Yearly
ICEL2019: International Conference on Extreme Light ELI Beamlines (near Prague), Czech Republic 21 - 25 Oct 2019 Abstracts: 30 Jun 2019
Early reg: 10 Sep 2019
LINK  ?
11th Non-LTE Code Comparison Workshop Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 4 - 7 Nov 2019 Deadline for submission of calculations: 23 Oct 2019 LINK Every 2 years
Christmas Meeting of the High-Power Laser User Community Abingdon, UK 16 (noon) - 18 Dec 2019 Registration: from mid-May until 19 July ? Yearly
           
2020          
Extreme Physics, Extreme Data Workshop Lorentz Center, Leiden, Netherlands 13 - 17 Jan 2020

?

LINK ?
National Ignition Facility (NIF) and Jupiter Laser Facility (JLF) User Group Meeting Livermore, CA, USA 3 - 5 Feb 2020

Support for students and post-docs: 20 Nov 2019

No website yet (see 2019) Yearly
Prospects for high-gain IFE (Inertial Fusion Energy) meeting The Royal Society, London, UK

2 - 3 Mar 2020

N/A

LINK One off
DDFIW: 16th Direct-Drive and Fast-Ignition Workshop ELI Beamlines, near Prague, Czech Republic

 6 - 9 Apr 2020 (POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19)

Abstract:  TBC

Reg: TBC

LINK Yearly 

HPLSE: 4th International symposium series on High Power Laser Science and Engineering

Suzhou, China 13 - 17 April 2020 (MOVED TO Apr 2021 DUE TO COVID-19)

Abstract: TBC FOR 2021
Early reg: TBC FOR 2021

LINK 2021 Every 2 years
47th IOP Plasma Physics Conference New IOP HQ, Kings Cross, London, UK 21 - 24 Apr 2020 (RE-SCHEDULED FOR 6-9 Apr 2021 DUE TO COVID-19)

Abstracts: 24 Jan 2020 (NOW 18 Dec 2020)
Early reg: 6 Mar 2020 (NOW 26 Feb 2021)

LINK 2020

LINK 2021

Yearly
OLUG: Annual OMEGA Users Workshop Rochester, NY, USA 29 Apr - 1 May 2020 (MOVED TO 23 - 25 Sep DUE TO COVID-19)

Reg (foreign): 21 Feb 2020
Reg (US): 20 Mar 2020

LINK

 Yearly
HEDLA: 13th Conference in High Energy Density Laboratory Astrophysics Lisbon, Portugal 25 - 29 May 2020 (MOVED TO 14 - 18 Sep 2020 DUE TO COVID-19)

Abstracts: 21 Feb 2020 (NOW 26 Jun 2020)
Registration: 03 Apr 2020  (NOW 8 Aug 2020)

LINK Every 2 years
ICOPS: 47th International Conference on Plasma Sciences Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 24 - 28 May 2020 (MOVED TO 6 - 10 Dec 2020 DUE TO COVID-19)

Abstracts: 20 Jan 2020 (NOW 17 Aug 2020)
Early reg: 10 Mar 2020 (NOW 21 Sep 2020)

LINK Yearly 
ICMRE: 5th International Conference on Matter and Radiation at Extremes Xi'an, China 25 - 29 May 2020 (POSTOPONED TO 2021 DUE TO COVID-19)

Abstracts: TBC

LINK Yearly
23rd Topical Conference on High-Temperature Plasma Diagnostics Santa Fe, NM, USA 31 May - 4 Jun 2020 (MOVED TO 13 - 17 DECEMBER 2020)

Abstracts: 15 Aug 2020
Reg: 15 Nov 2020

LINK Every 2 years
29th Symposium on Plasma Physics and Technology Prague, Czech Republic

15 - 18 June 2020 (MOVED TO 14 - 17 Jun 2021 DUE TO COVID-19) 

Abstracts: 15 Mar 2020 (TBC)

LINK ?
EPS: 47th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics Sitges, Spain 22 - 26 Jun 2020 (MOVED TO 21 - 25 Jun 2021 DUE TO COVID-19)

INFO TBC

LINK Yearly
APS-DPP: 62nd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics Memphis, TN, USA 9 - 13 Nov 2020

?

Temp. LINK Yearly
2021          
H-mode transition and pedestal studies in fusion plasmas The Royal Society, London, UK 18 - 19 Jan 2021

Register on website (free)

LINK One off discussion meeting
BEAMS / EAPPC : 8th Euro-Asian Pulsed Power Conference and 23rd International Conference on High-Power Particle Beams Biarritz, France 28 Feb - 4 Mar 2021

Abstract: 15 Oct 2020
Reg: 15 Jan 2021

LINK  ?
FPPT10: 10th International Conference on Frontiers of Plasma Physics and Technology Kathmandu, Nepal 22 - 26 Mar 2021

TBC

LINK LAST CONFERENCE Prev. was 2019

Selected Plasma schools (2018 - 2020)

NameLocationDateDeadlineWebsiteFrequency
Plasma Schools (2018 - 2019)          
Joint ICTP-IAEA College on Plasma Physics (2 weeks) Trieste, Italy 29 Oct - 9 Nov 2018 15 Jul 2018 LINK Every 2 years?
CERN Accelerator School: High Gradient Wakefield Accelerators (2 weeks) Sesimbra, Portugal 11 - 22 Mar 2019 ? LINK ?
MECMATPLA: Matter in extreme conditions: from material science to planetary physics (1 week) Montgenevre, France 18 - 22 Mar 2019 14-Feb-19 LINK Every 2 years (since 2015)
PHAROS: The multiple approaches to plasma physics from laboratory to astrophysics (2 weeks) Les Houches, France 13 - 24 May 2019 15-Feb-19 LINK Every 2 years (since 2011)
56th Culham Plasma Physics Summer School CCFE, Culham, UK 22 Jul - 2 Aug 2019  ? LINK Yearly
High Energy Density Science Summer School (2 weeks) UCSD, La Jolla, CA, USA 28 Jul - 10 Aug 2019 No info yet LINK Every 2 years (Alternates with HEDSS School in Michigan)
ELISS 2019: ELI Summer School (1 week) ELI Beamlines (near Prague), Czech Republic 25 - 30 Aug 2019 15 Aug 2019 LINK ?
IPP: Summer University for Plasma Physics and Fusion Research (1 week - emphasis in tokamaks) Greifswald, Germany Sep 2019 ? ?
LINK for 2018
Yearly
           
Plasma Schools (2020)          
15th Kudowa Summer School - Towards Fusion Energy (1 week) CHANGED TO VIRTUAL EDITION FOR 2020 29 Jun - 3 Jul 2020

Registration: 23 Mar 2020

LINK ?
HEDSS: High Energy Density Summer School (2 weeks)  U. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19   LINK for 2018 Every 2 years (Alternates with HEDP School in La Jolla)
Carolus Magnus Summer School on Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy (2 weeks - emphasis in tokamaks and stellerators)  Bad Honnef, Germany POSTPONED TO 2021 DUE TO COVID-19

 

LINK for 2018 Every 2 years