Important Dates

8th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods

Here you can find the overview of the important and conference dates of DEM8.

Important Dates

Now open:

Online registration now open

Submission of mini-symposia now open

One page abstract submission – accepting late submissions until 31st March 2019

Six page extended paper submission (optional) 

20th January 2019 – Priority abstract submission closes:

Priority for oral presentations will be given to those abstracts submitted by 20th January. In February, earlier submitted abstracts will be reviewed and allocated presentation slots.

24th February 2019 (late abstract submissions accepted until 31st March 2019):

Please note that the abstract submission deadline has now passed and we have received around 250 abstracts, however we will still accept late abstract submissions, but priority will be given to those abstracts submitted on time.

22nd April 2019:

Presenters notified

30th April 2019:

Early bird fee payment deadline

22nd June 2019:

Presenting authors payment deadline*

Standard fee payment deadline

30th June 2019:

Six page extended paper submission (optional) closes

*Presenting authors, please ensure payment is made by 22nd June 2019 to guarantee your talk slot.

Conference Dates

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st July 2019

Student days

Sunday 21st July 2019

Registration & Welcome reception

Monday 22nd July 2019

Conference opens

Thursday 25th July 2019

Conference banquet

Friday 26th July 2019

Conference closes (after lunch)

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