An international symposium organised by the XMM-Newton Science Operations Centre and supported by INAF-OAR, Astronomical Observatory of Rome INAF-IAPS, Institute of Astrophysics & Planetary Science, Rome University Roma Tre ASI-ASDC Italian Space Agency - ASI Data Center, Rome La Sapienza University, Rome
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The symposium is the fifth international meeting in the series "The X-ray Universe". The intention is to gather a general collection of research in high energy astrophysics. The symposium will provide a showcase for results, discoveries and expectations from current and future X-ray missions.
Abstract Submission is now closed. Posters can still be submitted but without guarantee that poster space can be provided.
On Monday June 5 from 18:00 - 20:00, a welcome cocktail will be organised with opportunity to register. The conference dinner will take place on Wednesday June 7 at 20:30 in the Restaurante L'Archeologia. Bus transport is organised leaving the conference centre at 18:30, allowing some time for walking around the historic Appia Antica Park before the start of the dinner. More details on Welcome Cocktail and conference dinner can be found under: http://esaconferencebureau.com/2017-events/17a01/social-events
We strongly recommend to book your hotel room near the conference centre, since traffic in Rome is intense. Moreover, since June is high tourist season, we strongly recommend to book your hotel rooms as soon as possible. A list of recommended hotels can be found under http://esaconferencebureau.com/2017-events/17a01/accommodation
Instructions for poster and oral presenters will be provided mid-April when authors are informed about SOC decisions on submitted abstracts.
After the meeting, the electronic versions of presentations will be collected for publication in an archive web page, provided author's approval is given. Astrophysics Data System (ADS) entries will be created, listing each presentation as an unrefereed publication.
A registration fee will be charged:
390 €: Early fee, until Thursday 27 April
540 €: Late fee, after Thursday 27 April
290 €: until Thursday 27 April for students. To qualify, a document of eligibility needs to be uploaded during registration.This can be a copy of a student ID or a confirmation letter by PhD supervisor or University