Conference Chairs
Antonio Vecchione, SPIN-CNR, Salerno, Italy
Andrea Zappettini, IMEM-CNR, Parma, Italy

Conference Program Chairs
Geetha Balakrishnan, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
Giuseppe Falini, University of Bologna, Italy

Conference Session Chairs

2D Materials:
– Silvia Milita, IMM-CNR, Italy
– Joan M. Redwing, PennState College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, USA
– Zakaria Al Balushi, University of California, Berkeley, USA
– Raffaella Calarco, IMM-CNR, Italy
– Alessandro Molle, IMM, Italy
– Nicholas Trainor, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
Advances in observation and characterization methods:
– Alessandro Bombardi, DIAMOND Light Source, UK
– Cinzia Giannini, CNR-Istituto di Cristallografia, Italy
– Luke Rhodes, University of St Andrews, United Kingdom
Bulk crystal growth:
– Rosalba Fittipaldi, SPIN-CNR, INFN, Italy
– Sabine Wurmehl, IFW Dresden, Germany
– Hanna Dabkowska, McMaster University, Canada
– Giuseppe Falini, University of Bologna, Italy
– Ryan Morrow, IFW Dresden, Germany
Composite and hybrid crystals:
– Abel Moreno, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico
– Dritan Siliqi, CNR, Italy
– Stéphane Veesler, CNRS, France
Crystalline solids for drugs and pharmaceuticals:
– Lucia Maini, University of Bologna, Italy
– Tariq Mahmud, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Crystallization of organic and biological systems:
– Simona Fermani, University of Bologna, Italy
– Consiglia Tedesco, University of Salerno, Italy
Crystals for photovoltaics and green energy:
– Jochen Friedrich, Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Systems and Device Technology, Germany
– Stefano Rampino, IMEM-CNR, Italy
Functional crystals:
– Alberta Bonanni, Johannes Kepler University, Austria
– Adele Sassella, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Fundamentals of nucleation and crystal growth:
– Linda Pastero, University of Torino, Italy
– Silvia Rizzato, University of Milan, Italy
– Elias Vlieg, Science Radboud University, The Netherlands
– James De Yoreo, Pacific Northwest National Lab, USA
– Laura Fornaro, Universidad de la República/Centro Universitario Regional del Este, Uruguay
– Juan Garcia-Ruiz, Instituto Andaluz de Ciencias de la Tierra, Spain
– Matteo Salvalaglio, University College London, United Kingdom
– Wenhao Sun, University of Michigan, USA
– Katsuo Tsukamoto, Tohoku University, Japan
Growth at the nanoscale: nanocrystals, nanowires, nanomaterials:
– Florinda Costa, University of Aveiro, Portugal
– Richard Noetzel, South China Normal University, China
– Stefano Sanguinetti, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
– Francesco Montalenti, Università di Milano-Bicocca, Italy
– Paola Prete, CNR, Italy
Industrial crystal growth technology and equipment:
– Alison Lewis, University of Cape Town, South Africa
– Jaime Gómez Morales, CSIC-UGR, Spain
– José Luis Plaza, University Autónoma of Madrid, Spain
Modelling and artificial intelligence of crystal growth processes:
– Natasha Dropka, IKZ Institute, Germany
– Toru Ujihara, Nagoya University, Japan
New methods and techniques for crystal growth:
– Christo Guguschev, IKZ Institute, Germany
– Jan Pehchal, Institute of Physics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Optical crystals:
– Carlo Altucci, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
– Dobroslawa Kasporowicz, Poznań University of Technology, Poland
– Giulio Cerullo, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
– Ebrahim Karimi, University of Ottawa, Canada
– Yunfei Shang, Harbin Insitute of Technology, China
– Adolfo Speghini, University of Verona, Italy
– Matthias Bickermann, IKZ Institute, Germany
– Roberto Fornari, University of Parma, Italy
– Jeffrey Derby, University of Minnesota, USA
– Mark Goorsky, UCLA, USA
– Siddha Pimputkar, Lehigh University, USA
– Markus Pristovsek, Nagoya University, Japan
Structural defects and impurities in crystalline materials:
– Claudio Ferrari, IMEM-CNR, Italy
– Jean-Pierre Landesman, University Rennes, France
– Oscar Martínez Sacristán, Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
Surfaces and Interfaces:
– Raffaella Calarco, IMM-CNR, Italy
– Letizia Savio, IMEM-CNR, Italy
Thin films and epitaxial growth:
– Fabio Miletto-Granozio, SPIN-CNR, Italy
– Lucia Sorba, NANO-CNR, Italy
– Gabriele De Luca, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC), Spain
– Bharat Jalan, University of Minnesota, USA
– Michael Lorenz, University Leipzig, Felix Bloch Institute for Solid State Physics, Germany
– Luca Pellegrino, CNR-SPIN, Italy
Topological quantum materials:
– Anna Isaeva, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
– Gang Cao, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
– Mario Cuoco, SPIN-CNR, Italy