Keynote & Invited speakers

Christ Glorieux

Christ Glorieux

Laboratory for Soft Matter and Biophysics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Topic: Photothermal and Photoacoustic Exploration of Relaxation in Supercooled Liquids


  • Karpatská 3273/7
  • 058 01, Poprad, Slovakia

International Scientific Committee

Anton Trník

Anton Trník

Symposium chair

Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia

Ákos Lakatos

Ákos Lakatos

Symposium vice-chair

University of Debrecen, Hungary

Zbigniew Suchorab

Zbigniew Suchorab

Symposium vice-chair

Lublin University of Technology, Poland

Robert Černý

Robert Černý

Symposium vice-chair

Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic

Other members of the International Scientific Committee
Marc J. Assael Greece
Jurij Avsec Slovenia
Hiroyuki Fukuyama Japan
Christ Glorieux Belgium
Peter Hlaváč Slovakia
Danuta Barnat-Hunek Poland
Chiemi Iba Japan
Grzegorz Lagod Poland
Piotr Łapka Poland
Wei-Ting Lin Taiwan
Igor Medveď Slovakia
Nenad Milosevic Serbia
Mohamed Z. M. Salem Egypt
Jan Vaněrek Czech Republic


Symposium Programme

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

13:00 - 14:30 Conference registration

13:00 - 14:30 Lunch

14:45 Conference opening

15:00 Invited lecture (30 minutes)

15:30 Lectures (4 x 20 minutes)

16:50 Coffee break (20 minutes)

17:10 Lectures (5 x 20 minutes)

19:00 Dinner

Thursday, September 7, 2023

9:00 Invited lecture (30 minutes)

9:30 Lectures (4 x 20 minutes)

10:50 Coffee break (20 minutes)

11:10 Lectures (5 x 20 minutes)

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Poster session

16:00 Cultural programme

19:00 Conference dinner

Friday, September 8, 2023

9:20 Lectures (5 x 20 minutes)

10:40 Coffee break (20 minutes)

11:00 Lectures (5 x 20 minutes)

12:20 Closing ceremony

12:30 Lunch

The detailed conference programme can be viewed here.


Social events

Social events during the CEST 2023 symposium will include Poprad historic center sightseeing (Thursday afternoon) and Gala dinner (Thursday evening).


Symposium fee & Payment information

Symposium fee
Each participant may choose to submit up to two papers. The fee depends on the number of submitted papers as follows:
Corresponding author with 1 paper 350 EUR
Corresponding author with 2 papers 460 EUR
Other participants (without submitted paper) 240 EUR
The fee includes:
- access to conference sessions,
- refreshment during coffee breaks,
- a printed copy of the conference Proceedings
- confrerence program,
- conference paper(s) - if submitted
The accommodation is paid separately at the hotel reception desk during the conference. Detailed information will be available soon.


Payment information
The fee can be paid only by bank transfer.
The payment deadline: June 18, 2023

Please make the payment to the following account:
IBAN: SK46 0900 0000 0051 9595 8114

Account name: Viac ako ucenie
Variable symbol: 06092023
Message for recipient: Insert your surname(s)

Correspondence Bank:
Slovenska Sporitelna
Stefanikova trieda 61,
949 01 Nitra,

Viac ako učenie - občianske združenie
Gorazdova 19
949 01 Nitra,

Identification No. (IČO): 42365791
Tax identification No. (DIČ): 2024059950

Please do not forget to include your surname(s) in the message for recipient. For example, write “Smith” if the payment concerns one person; or “Smith Miller” if two persons are involved; etc.


Local Organizing Committee

Anton Trník Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia
Omar Al-Shantir Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia
Štefan Csáki Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia
Ján Ondruška Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia
Ľubomíra Valovičová Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia



This conference is organized by following institutions


Department of Physics

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Informatics

Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra

Nitra, Slovakia


VAU (Viac ako ucenie)

Non-governmental organization

Nitra, Slovakia



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