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Meeting venue

The 13th IACHEC meeting will be held between April 9 (Monday) and April 12 2018 (Thursday) at the La Tenuta dei Ciclamini (Avigliano Umbro, Italy). Information on the venue and the travel are available at the meeting web page.

Scientific Program

The meeting will have the usual 3.5 days structure, split between plenary session and Working Group meetings.

9 April 2018
AM: Calibration status of operational missions
PM: Working Groups (14:00-16:00: CCD, High-Resolution; 16:30-18:30: CalStats I, Non-Thermal SNR)

10 April 2018
AM: Working Groups (08:30-10:30: Galaxy Clusters, White Dwarfs; 11:00-13:00: Contamination, Heritage)
PM: Special sessions (NICER, Cross-calibration consensus forum)

11 April 2018
AM: Special sessions (IXPE, secondary standards)
PM: Working Groups (14:00-16:00: CalStats II, Timing; 16:30-18:30: Coordinated Observations, Thermal SNR)

12 April 2018
AM: Working Group reports

Registration and fees

The registration is now open. The deadline for registration and abstract submission is 1 March 2018. The registration fee for participants to the full 3.5 day meeting is 500 Euros. The fee includes: welcome cocktail, coffee breaks, lunches, dinners and Gala Dinner.

The fee for accompanying persons depends on the requested services:

Participants and accompanying persons will be requested to pay the fees by 15 March 2018 through the on-line payment system (active by the end of January).

The registration fee does not include hotel lodging. The Local Organizing Committee will take care of your reservation using the information provided during registration. Each participant will pay the lodging costs (breakfast included) to the hotel directly:

Important Dates


The registration to the 13th IACHEC meeting is now open. Deadline for registration is March 1.

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