The final program of the conference is now available.


The registration desk will be open from 8.00 to 17.30 on Tuesday 23rd, from 8.30 to 17.00 on Wednesday 24th July and from 8.15 to 13.00 on Thursday 25th April. Each registered person will receive a conference badge, conference program and bag at the conference registration and check-in area. Please wear your badge at all times. In your bag you will find a USB drive with the proceedings of the conference. There will be no printed book of abstracts.


The opening and closing ceremonies and plenary lectures will take place in the Yves Rocard amphitheater. Special sessions and contributed talks will take place in parallel sessions in the Yves Rocard amphitheater and in the lecture rooms (Daa-You Maa, Al-Khawarizmi and Philip Ellis Doak).

Internet access

You can access the Internet via Palm Plaza hotel’s Wi-Fi network using your own devices.

Important note to speakers

A PC computer with projector will be provided in each room on which all authors should load their presentations. Authors should bring computer presentations on a CD or USB drive to load onto the provided computer and should arrive at the rooms at least 20 minutes before the start of their sessions. Assistance in loading presentations onto the computers will be provided. Note that only PC format will be supported so authors using Macs must save their presentations for projection in PC format (ppt, pptx, pdf).

Best student paper award

The Medyna 2013 Best Student Paper Award will be delivered to encourage young researchers which will lead the next generation. The selection will be based upon the quality of the written paper and the presentation. The eligible authors must be enrolled as students at the time of the conference; must be the first author of the paper; must present the paper at the conference. Nominations must be made by the time of opening ceremony of the conference. The nominations will be evaluated by the Medyna 2013 Awards Committee. The winner of the 2013 Best Student Paper Award will receive a certificate and a money prize donated by the ADYVA association. The Award will be delivered during the Medyna 2013 closing ceremony.

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