Microgels 2024

CRC 985 - Functional Microgels and Microgel Systems

2nd - 5th April 2024

Hotel Schloss Montabaur | Germany


Microgels 2024 of the CRC 985 - Functional Microgels and Microgel Systems -
will take place in Montabaur (Germany) from the 2nd to the 5th of April 2024
to celebrate 12 years of microgel research.

The registration is now open till 15th December 2023.

Hotel Schloss Montabaur
Schlossweg 1
56410 Montabaur | Germany
Please book your accommodation at Hotel Schloss Montabaur only as described below.


The scientific program includes invited lectures, oral presentations, and posters.
The detailed program can be found below.

Confirmed Speakers

Ashley Brown | NC State University, USA
Alberto Fernandez-Nieves | University of Barcelona, Spain
Eugenia Kumacheva | University of Toronto, Canada
L. Andrew Lyon | Chapman University, USA
Valérie Ravaine | Bordeaux INP, France
Daisuke Suzuki | Shinshu University, Japan
Regine von Klitzing | TU Darmstadt, Germany


Registration is now open and closes on the 15th December 2023.
The registration fee is 405 € and includes coffee breaks, lunches on the 3rd and 4th of April 2024, the poster session with snacks on the evening of the 3rd of April 2024, and the conference dinner on the evening of the 4th of April 2024.

To register for the conference, please, complete the two steps below by 15th December 2023:
1. Send an email to microgels2024-registration@microgels.de by clicking on the link and filling in the info
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Subject: FamilyName GivenName - Registration for Microgels2024
Family Name:
Given Name:
Status (Student/Postdoc/Professor):
Billing Adress: FamilyName GivenNamen, Street StreetNo., PostalCode City, Country

2. Transfer the conference fee by 15th December 2023 - date received by the recipient - following the instructions.
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Account Holder: RWTH Aachen
IBAN: DE 29 3905 0000 0000 0253 79
Bank Name: Sparkasse Aachen
Reason: Fee for Microgels2024 - FamilyName GivenName - 153310
Amount: 405,00 €

Your registration is completed when you receive a payment confirmation.

Abstract Submission

Sorry, you are too late. The abstract submission is already closed.
However, we welcome you to register for Microgels 2024 and celebrate microgel research with us.

The book of abstracts will soon be available, here.


A number of hotel rooms at the conference location - Hotel Schloss Montabaur - are reserved for Microgels 2024 participants.
Please follow the description below and do not use any booking platforms.

→click to expand information about the room booking at the conference location

For room booking at the conference location, please contact events@hotel-schloss-montabaur.de with the subject "Microgels 2024"
Please give the following details in your email - without the collected information, the room booking is not possible:
Day of arrival & day of departure: XX April 2024 - XX April 2024
Room: Single / Double (In case of double room: Please add all information for the second person)
Dinner at the hotel on 2nd of April: yes/no
Billing address: FamilyName GivenNamen, Street StreetNo., PostalCode City, Country
Approx. prizes for orientation only: single room per night: ~130€, double room per night: ~210€, buffet dinner: ~30€
Double rooms are limited and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: 1st November 2023

extended Abstract Submission Deadline: 5th November 2023

Decision on Contribution: by 22nd November 2023

Opening of Registration: 22nd November 2023

Registration Deadline: 15th December 2023


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