VIII AUSE Congress and III ALBA User's Meeting - 2017 are jointly organized by AUSE, the Spanish Synchrotron User Association, and ALBA Synchrotron. 
The event is a major community gathering for the users of synchrotron radiation. It offers a unique opportunity to comment about the most exciting research results, whether obtained at ALBA or in other synchrotrons. Up-to-date information about ALBA beamline performances, E-XFEL and synchrotron upgrades including the Spanish CRG at ESRF are also provided. Everything taking part in an exceptional discussion forum about synchrotron research prospective.


The meeting will take place in Madrid from October 9-11, 2017. Will be held at the Campus of the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC). The conference is expected to accommodate some plenary lectures, a significant amount of oral contributions as well as extended poster sessions. Invited speakers:

Several prizes will be awarded:
AUSE and ALBA prizes to the best posters presented by junior researchers (younger than 30 years old):

AUSE prize to the best poster (300 € & diploma), secondary award ‘accésit’ (150 € & diploma)
ALBA prize to the best poster (300 € & diploma), secondary award ‘accésit’ (150 € & diploma)
AUSE and ALBA awards to the best oral contribution (award & diploma)