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Monday, 23 July 2012 to Wednesday, 25 July 2012 from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Venue: The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia


Key Dates in 2012 for WUN-SPIN 2012 Conference, 23 July 2012 - 25 July 2012



Opera House & Harbour Bridge Night View

Closing date for Dinner Cruise Registration: 19 July 2012

We invite you to enjoy Sydney Harbour and all it has to offer. Discover historic and contemporary landmarks of architecture and experience the dazzle of life on the water unique to this vibrant city. Iconic Sydney Harbour delights visitors with more than 250 kilometres of bays, beaches and headlands just waiting to be explored.

Cruise in under the stars and the shimmering city lights and enjoy spectacular views from Sydney’s prestigious cruise ship, the Captain Cook III. Enjoy contemporary dining with an open bar of house beer, bottled still & sparkling wine.

7-10pm Tuesday, 24 July
Includes transfers from Sydney University to King St Wharf 9
3 hour Harbour Cruise, Dinner & Open Bar



Early Bird Registration open


Call for Abstracts open

 23 March

Call for Abstracts close
24 May

Notification of Acceptance
 28 May

Student Bursary Applications
 31 May

Registration closes

28 June

Presenter Registration deadline
 15 June




Australian Nanotechnology Network logoLIMITED NUMBER OF BURSARIES (applications now closed)

To encourage students to present their work at WUN-SPIN 2012 the Australian Nanotechnology Network (ANN) will provide a limited number of registration bursaries up to the value of AUD$250.00 for Students and Australian Early Career Researchers (within 5 years of award of PhD degree at the time of the conference).

Preference will be given to Members of ANN and/or those undertaking nanotechnology related research from outside the University of Sydney. To be eligible, the Student or Early Career Researchers must be presenting an oral paper or poster, containing a substantial amount of new or innovative research in spintronics.

Successful applicants will receive their cheque for the bursary amount following the conference and must provide a copy of their registration confirmation. To apply, first complete your conference registration and print your receipt. Then select "Apply online for Bursary" (Qty=1) in the Registration Menu and click on 'Register' to submit your Bursary documentation. Student Bursary Applications closed 31 May 2012.

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