Welcome to the AICAT/GICAT 2020 website, and let us warmly invite you to attend AICAT/GICAT 2020, the XLII National Conference on Calorimetry
, Thermal Analysis and Applied Thermodynamics jointly organized by AICAT (Associazione Italiana di Calorimetria e Analisi Termica) and GICAT (Gruppo Interdivisionale di Calorimetria e Analisi Termica della Società Chimica Italiana).

AICAT/GICAT 2020 Conference will be held in Udine, at “Palazzo Garzolini di Toppo Wassermann” on June 17-19 2020 and will gather the scientists working in Calorimetry, Thermal Analysis from Italy and Europe.
Its aim is to provide an opportunity for an exchange of scientific information, critical discussion and advanced planning on the most of fundamental and applied research aspects of interest in this field.

The conference will cover the following topics:

• Solutions, Mixtures and Chemical Thermodynamics
• Life Science, Pharmaceutics, Food,
• Polymers and Biomaterials, Biological Macromolecules
• Kinetics, Catalysis, Materials,
• Cultural Heritage
• Environment and Safety
• Instruments and new Methods

25/03/2020 Update


Owing to the increasing spread of COVID-19 worldwide and given the severe restrictions imposed by the Italian as well as by other governments, following the indications of AICAT/GICAT Boards of Directors, the Organizing Committee regrets to inform you that has taken the decision to postpone the XLII National Conference on Calorimetry, Thermal Analysis and Applied Thermodynamics. The Meeting is postponed to a date to be defined, as the duration of the safety measures and their medium/long term effects cannot be predicted now. The Organizing committee will keep on monitoring the situation and start to explore new possible dates. Updates will be posted as soon as conditions permit.
Registration and Abstract submission are closed from now until the new dates will be available.
Here additional important details on Participation Grants and Premio "A. Lucci"

17/03/2020 Update Invited Speakers list and new deadlines for registration.


 Preliminary Programme  

Preliminary Programme

 Preliminary Programme