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ATTENTION! The 12th IMPR is rescheduled for 2021. Registration for the meeting in 2020 is suspended. If you already registered, please contact us at 12impr@email.uni-kiel.de. This page will be updated soon, stay tuned! And keep safe!


To register please download the registraton form (pdf) from the following link:

Registration form

Compile the registration form and send it, together with the proof of payment, to 12impr@email.uni-kiel.de

The conference fee includes book of abstracts, conference bag, lunch break and refreshments during coffe-breaks and ice-breaker.

For early bird registration, the deadline for payment is the 15th of May 2020 (included).

Conference rates (price before / after 15.05.2020):

  • Full, country A: 180€ / 200€ 
  • Reduced for students, country A: 150€ / 170€ 
  • Full, country B: 100€ / 120€
  • Reduced for students, country B: 80€ / 100€
  • Reduction for IPS members (with updated membership for year 2020): 30€ discount on the abovementioned categories

Extra rates:

  • Conference dinner: 40€
  • Excursion: 30€
  • Accompanying person (price per day): 25€

Country categories

Country categories for the fee are based on the place of work, of study or of residence, rather than nationality.
A: Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Cayman Islands, Channel Islands, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong SAR (China), Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea Rep., Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macao SAR (China), Monaco, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Norway, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Singapore, Saint-Maarten (Dutch part), Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City.
B: any other country not listed in A category


Payment is possible via bank transfer only. Payment in cash will be possible on the day of the conference (please in this case contact the office first). 
Payment must be transferred to the following account:

Account holder: Finanzministerium S.-H.-Landeskasse
Bank: Bundesbank Hamburg 
IBAN: DE82 2000 0000 0020 2015 77
BIC-code: MARKDEF1200
IMPORTANT! Please specify as reason for payment: “Phytolith Meeting” and your name

Travel grants

To support the participation of young scholars and of researchers from emergent countries, some travel grants of 300€ are available for presenting authors.
Elegible candidates are master students and PhD students (countries A, B), as well as postdoctoral researchers (countries B). 
The grant can be used to pay the conference fee, travel expenses and accommodation connected with the workshop (excluding the conference dinner). Application for the travel grant is possible only for presenting participants via the abstract form until the 15th of May 2020. Communication about the travel grants will be given to applicants after abstract acceptance, indicatively by the 15th of June 2020


We offer childcare for workshop participants. Please indicate your interest in the registration form. We will get in touch for details.


Cancellations received before 15.06.2020: full refund
Cancellations between 16.06 – 15.07.2020: full refund less € 30 handling fee
No refund for cancellations from 16.07.2020 onwards.