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Conference postponed to 2021

Dear colleagues, participants, partners, sponsors and guests of the XVII Interstate Conference on Thermoelectrics and their Applications (ISCTA 2020), due to remaining uncertainty related to COVID-19 pandemic  in Russia and restrictions on international travels in many universities and research labs in Europe, USA  and other countries, the organizing Committee of ISCTA2020 decided to postpone the conference to 2021. We are considering now as the conference date end of May, 2021, or end of June 2021 (just before ICT/ECT in Krakow). We are going to announce the date at the end of June. We would be grateful if you inform us about your preferred date for ISCTA2021.
We regret for the inconveniences related to this decision and hope for your understanding.

 The participants who already payed the conference fee have two options: 1.keep the fee at ISCTA2020 account, it will be valid for ISCTA2021; 2. ask for reimbursement of the fee. 

In order to reimburse the conference fee please contact Mrs. Ekaterina Livshits (INNO-MIR)
E-mail: iscta2020@inno-mir.com
Tel.: +7 (812) 645-35-90
Mob.: +7 (911) 840-53-48

The members of Organizing Committee will do their best to help:
Alexander Burkov,  E-mail a.burkov@mail.ioffe.ru
Sergey Novikov,  E-mail S.Novikov@mail.ioffe.ru

REFUND POLICY

– Credit Card Payment –
Send the scanned copy of your refund request letter with indicating the total amount in Rubles and number/date of your payment. The letter should be signed. The refund will be made less 9% transaction and bank fees.

– Bank Transfer Payment –
Send the scanned copy of your refund request letter with indicating the total amount in Euros and number/date of your invoice. The letter should include payer’s full bank details and be signed. The refund will be made less 1% tax fee and €10.00 handling fee.

Please send your letters to email iscta2020@inno-mir.com
Refunds will be issued within 5-10 working days from the receipt of the letter of reimbursement.


Important information.

Dear colleagues, participants, partners, sponsors and guests of the XVII Interstate Conference on Thermoelectrics and their Applications (ISCTA 2020), which is scheduled on May 25 to 28 in Saint Petersburg, we regret to inform you that in order to conform the measures in response to the outbreak of COVID-19 virus pandemic, we decided to postpone the ISCTA 2020 to September 2020.  We are going to synchronize ISCTA2020 with ECT2020 in Barсelona, so that the conferences will not overlap. The tentative date of ISCTA 2020 is September 8-11, 2020. The final decision on the conference new dates in Saint Petersburg will be announced within 1-2 weeks.

We understand that you have tight schedule and the new conference date may prevent your participation in the conference. Those of you, who will not be able to attend the conference in September, in order to reimburse conference fee and cancel hotel booking should contact Mrs. Ekaterina Livshits (INNO-MIR)
E-mail: iscta2020@inno-mir.com
Tel.: +7 (812) 645-35-90

Mob.: +7 (911) 840-53-48

The procedure for processing a refund will be posted on the conference website on March 25, 2020.

If you decide to save your paid registration fee for the ISCTA 2020 in September, we kindly ask you to inform us by email iscta2020@inno-mir.com

The members of Organizing Committee will do their best to help:
Alexander Burkov,  E-mail a.burkov@mail.ioffe.ru
Lidia Lukyanova:  E-mail lidia.lukyanova@mail.ioffe.ru, Phone. (812)5159247


REFUND INFORMATION UPDATE

If you definitely can’t attend the conference in September and want to make a refund of the paid fee, then you need to do the following:
– Credit Card Payment –
Send the scanned copy of your refund request letter with indicating the total amount in Rubles and number/date of your payment. The letter should be signed. The refund will be made less 9% transaction and bank fees.
– Bank Transfer Payment –
Send the scanned copy of your refund request letter with indicating the total amount in Euros and number/date of your invoice. The letter should include payer’s full bank details and be signed. The refund will be made less 1% tax fee and €10.00 handling fee.

Please send your letters to email iscta2020@inno-mir.com
Refunds will be issued within 5-10 working days from the receipt of the letter of reimbursement.


REFUND POLICY

If you definitely can’t attend the conference in September and want to make a refund of the paid fee, then you need to do the following:
– Credit Card Payment –
Send the scanned copy of your refund request letter with indicating the total amount in Rubles and number/date of your payment. The letter should be signed. The refund will be made less 8% transaction and bank fees.
– Bank Transfer Payment –
Send the scanned copy of your refund request letter with indicating the total amount in Euros and number/date of your invoice. The letter should include payer’s full bank details and be signed. The refund will be made less €10.00 handling fee.
Please send your letters to email iscta2020@inno-mir.com
Refunds will be issued within 5-10 working days from the receipt of the letter of reimbursement.


Welcome to the XVII Interstate Conference “Thermoelectrics and their Applications 2020” (ISCTA 2020), that will be held in Saint Petersburg (Russia) on May 25-28

The Conference is the 17th in the series of Interstate conferences on Thermoelectrics and their Applications that provides an international forum for presentations and information exchange on the  thermoelectric materials science and  thermoelectric energy conversion technology. This biannual  conference series began in 1985  in Saint Petersburg (Leningrad), Russia as a forum of thermoelectric community of the Soviet Union. Now the Conference provides the meeting place for scientists from around the world.

We cordially invite international thermoelectric community to join this meeting in one of the most beautiful cities of Russia in the “White nights” season.

The conference will cover modern aspects of thermoelectric technology. Oral presentations and poster sessions will give the opportunity for informal discussions.

The best presentations by young investigators will be given a special award.

Looking forward to meet you in Saint Petersburg!