Scientific Calendar

PLEASE NOTE: Due to ongoing concerns about the COVID-19 virus, ICTP conferences, schools and workshops that were to be held in Trieste this year are cancelled. Some activities will be conducted online. Please note that some of the activities that have been cancelled this year will, in fact, be postponed until next year. Please check ICTP's Scientific Calendar frequently for updates.

NEW: Attend one of ICTP's virtual seminars.

Each year, ICTP organizes more than 60 international conferences, workshops, and numerous seminars and colloquia.

  • Interested in attending an activity? Complete an online application form: Events in the scientific calendar that have an "smr" number require participants to apply online. Click on the activity and complete the online application form.
  • Have a question about an "smr" activity? Please contact the organizers at smrXXXX (x being the 4-digit number of the activity)
  • Wondering about the status of your application to an "smr" activity? Access your profile in the ICTP portal to check.
  • Want to propose a conference, school or workshop? See our guidelines.
  • External organizations can pay for and organize their own high-level scientific and cultural events at ICTP. Details for these "Hosted Activities" are available in the Logistic Guidelines for Hosted Activities (pdf download).
  • Travel fellowships for ICTP conferences and workshops are available.
  • Download a pdf of the 2020 Scientific Calendar.