Key Dates


03 - 06 July 2017, Manchester, UK

Make sure these important mmc2017 dates are in your diary!

Abstract Submission

3 March 2017 - EXTENDED Oral Abstract Deadline

17 March 2017 - Poster Abstract Deadline

15 May 2017 - Late Breaking Poster Abstract Deadline


26 January 2017 - Registration Opens

15 May 2017 - Early Bird Registration Deadline

27 June 2017 - Online Registration Closes

Let us remind you about these important dates by signing up for the mmc-series e-newsletter.

Congress Times


Monday 3 July: Pre-Congress Workshops (times differ) followed by Plenary Speakers and Welcome Reception, 1630 - 1930

Tuesday 4 July: 0845 - 1600, followed by a poster session 1600 - 1800

Wednesday 5 July: 0845 - 1600, followed by a poster session 1600 - 1800

Thursday 6 July: 0930 - 1700


Tuesday 4 July: 0915 - 1800

Wednesday 5 July: 0915 - 1800

Thursday 6 July: 0900 - 1500

mmc2017 Key Deadline Dates

Stay up to date

Subscribe to the RMS newsletter that will be packed with up to date information and notifications in the run-up to mmc2017. Details provided here will not be passed to third parties.

Once you have hit Submit you will receive a confirmation email.

Follow us

Share this page

Submit an Abstract

Submit your abstract to mmc2017 and view the full Call for Papers list of topics and sessions.

Find out more

Find out more

Abstract Submission

Your Visit to Manchester

Exhibition Floorplan



Free Exhibition Visitor Registration Open

Posted by:

You can now register in advance to access all that the exhibition has to offer including free training opportunities

Read full post »


New Industry Meeting announced for mmc2017

Posted by:

The British Measurement and Testing Association will hold an Optical Inspection seminar at mmc2017

Read full post »


93% of exhibition space sold

Posted by:

Space for mmc2017 is nearly sold out and there are companies still enquiring. Act quickly if you plan to join us.

Read full post »

Previous events

mmc2017 is the latest in an impressive list of events dating back to the 1960s starting with the Micro conference and exhibition series. This later became MicroScience which grew ever-bigger until 2010. The RMS hosted the European Microscopy Congress in 2012 which was the catalyst for the current Microscience Microscopy Congress series.

Visit mmc2015 >>

Visit mmc2014 >>

Using the site

Privacy Policy

Terms & Conditions

Site Map

If you notice inaccuracies or omissions on the mmc2017 site, please report them to