In this area you will find information on current and earlier events. The main topics are, of course, the annual meetings of the SPS, but also other conferences which have strong relations or are organised in conjunction with the SPS.

Below this page also lists short announcements for conferences of other institutions forwarded to us. Please contact the SPS Secretariat if you want your announcement to be placed here.


Annual Meeting 2024

The next annual meeting of the SPS will take place at the ETH Zürich in the week of 9 - 13 September 2024.

In addition to the regular content, the conference will feature again a historical symposium, with the topic: "Louis de Broglie: 100 years of wave / particle dualism". The satellite event Women in Physics Career Symposium will have its third edition.

Detailed information are available here.

Abstract submission and registration.



Other conferences and events

Symposium zum 25-jährigen Jubiläum der swissvacuum

26. Juni 2024, 14-18 Uhr (anschliessend Apéro), Verkehrshaus Luzern

Seit 25 Jahren vereint swissvacuum Schweizer Institute und Firmen, die die Forschung, Entwicklung und Anwendung von Vakuum und niederdruckbasierter Technologien verfolgen. Zu diesem Anlass laden wir alle herzlichst zu unserem Symposium ein, das eine Fülle an Themen rund um das Thema Vakuum bietet.

Der Anlass ist kostenlos (Programm siehe Flyer), wir bitten um eine definitive Anmeldung an admin[at] bis 15. Juni 2024 (begrenzte Platzanzahl).




Tips and tricks for the crystal growth of inorganic materials

26 - 27 August 2024, Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland

The workshop Tips and tricks for the crystal growth of inorganic materials brings together experts from the Solid State Chemistry and Condensed Matter Physics communities in order to discuss the accomplished progress and perspectives for future developments in the synthesis and crystal growth of materials with novel and interesting physical properties.


Abstract submission is now open, deadline 15 May 2024.


More information is available on the attached flyer (click on the picture) and on the event's webpage.