19th International Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena. BILBAO

Imagen panorámica de Bizkaia Aretoa

19th International Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena. Bilbao. July 16-20, 2017

General info & Contac

The practical information listed below can be downloaded as a PDF file by clicking here.

Conference venue

Avenida Abandoibarra, 3
48009 Bilbao

For detailed information on how to get to Bilbao and the venue, please consult here


Kindly collect your conference documents at the registration desk, located in the Foyer of Bizkaia Aretoa Congress Venue. Conference material will not be sent beforehand.

Sunday 16 July: 17:00 – 19:00
Monday 17 July: 08:00 – 20:00
Tuesday 18 July: 08:00 – 20:00
Wednesday 19 July: 08:00 – 19:30
Thursday 20 July: 08:00 – 14:00


All the presentations of the day should be prepared and loaded before each session. They may be loaded from 8:00 to 9:00 in the morning and from 10:15 to 10:45 during the coffee break in the room where they are going to be carried out. The Elhuyar Hall, situated on Floor 0 of Bizkaia Aretoa, will be at the disposal of speakers so that they may work on their presentations prior to loading them.

Conference programme

For the detailed conference programme, please click here

Poster viewing

Posters will be on display in "Chillida Hall" from Monday 17 to Tuesday 18 July and may be put up on Sunday 16 from 17:00 to 19:00 and on Monday 17 from 8:30 to 16:00. Posters must be removed at the end of the session on Tuesday 18 after 20:00 or on Wednesday 19 before 13:00.


Coffee breaks will be organized in Bizkaia Aretoa, where also the poster and exhibition area is located.
Monday 17 July: 10:15 – 10:45 and 16:20 – 16:40.
Tuesday 18 July: 10:15 – 10:45 and 16:20 – 16:40.
Wednesday 19 July: 10:15 – 10:45 and 16:05 – 16:25.
Thursday 20 July: 10:15 – 10:45.

Lunch will be organized in the dining room of the university library close to Bizkaia Aretoa, is included in the conference kit.
From Monday to Thursday
Lunch time: 13:00 – 14:14.

* The companions have a chance to eat at the same place of Participants making a payment of tickets at the Technical Secretariat

Social programme

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  • Welcome reception in Bizkaia Aretoa

    Sunday 16 July, 18:30 – 20:30.

  • Conference Dinner in Torre Iberdrola

    Wednesday 19 July, 20:00 – 24:00.
    * To access the building is essential to present a valid ID

  • Excursion

    Thursday 20 july, 14:15 – 19:30.

  • Visit to the Guggenheim Bilbao Museum


The organizers do not accept liability for medical, travel or personal insurance and you are strongly advised to take out your own personal insurance.

Conference secretariat

If you have any further queries, please contact the ICPPP 19 secretariat at tel. +34 94 410 41 77 or email: congresos@ercisa.com. In case of emergency during the conference, the onsite secretariat can be reached at tel. +34 629 218 846.