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activities for schoolchildren

The Big Bang Fair, including BCA/STFC stand: The structure of stuff is sweet! London United Kingdom (14th Mar 2013 - 17th Mar 2013)
The room of crystals Parma Italy (27th Sep 2013)
Public lecture for children from secondary schools of Novosibirsk Novosibirsk Russia (30th Oct 2013 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Crystallography for schoolchildren National Institute of Technology, Calicut India (1st Jan 2014)
Crystals that change Piazza Maggiore, Bologna Italy (18th Jan 2014 3:30pm)
IYCr2014 awareness and outreach program Hyderabad India (20th Jan 2014)
Crystallography Outreach programme at Kurnool Kurnool -Andhra Pradesh India (1st Feb 2014)
Crystals and Planets Novosibirsk Russia (7th Feb 2014 12:00am-12:40am)
Crystallography Outreach programme at Bethamcherla Bethamcherla Andhra Pradesh India (11th Feb 2014)
Crystalline precision Piazza Maggiore, Bologna Italy (22nd Feb 2014 5:00pm)
An experiment on crystallography Mudaliarpet, Pondicherry India (4th Mar 2014 9:00am - 30th Nov 2014 4:00pm)
Lange Nacht der Forschung Innsbruck Austria (4th Apr 2014 5:00pm - 5th Apr 2014 12:00am)
Lange Nacht der Forschung Wien Austria (4th Apr 2014 5:00pm-11:00pm)
Viaggio nel mondo dei cristalli - A journey into the world of crystals Alessandria Italy (10th Apr 2014 - 11th Apr 2014)
Semana de la Ciencia y la Tencnología (Sci & Tech week) Uruguay (all the country) Uruguay (19th May 2014 - 30th Jun 2014)
Crystallography Day Istanbul Turkey (23rd May 2014)
Let's Play with Crystals Siena Italy (1st Jun 2014 11:00am-6:00pm)
Mocos y Cristales San Luis Potosí Mexico (29th Jun 2014 (all day))
Patterns and Weaves Cebu City Philippines (11th Jul 2014 1:30pm)
National Science Week Canberra Australia (16th Aug 2014 - 24th Aug 2014)
Crystals for Life Govt. Middle School-Ramgarh (Nawapind) India (20th Aug 2014 11:30am)
ONI eksperymentują! Mysłowice Poland (8th Sep 2014 - 30th Nov 2014)
Hands-on workshop Canadian Light Source, Saskatoon Canada (15th Sep 2014)
Crystal or treat? Halloween at CRISTALLI!@PARMA Parma Italy (31st Oct 2014 3:00pm - 2nd Nov 2014 6:45pm)
Treasure Hunt among Atoms Ankara Turkey (14th Nov 2014)
Demonstrations of crystals, rocks and minerals MUDALIARPET,PONDICHERRY,INDIA India (27th Nov 2014 9:15am - 28th Nov 2014 4:00pm)
Starting event of "Crystallography at Elementary School" Brunn am Gebirge Austria (5th Dec 2014 10:00am)
Meet The Scientist programme Nagpur India (22nd Dec 2014 11:00am - 24th Dec 2014 5:30pm)
The magical crystals Skopje Macedonia
Reward Trust training sessions Kalpakkam/Anupuram India


Competition of Crystallization in Schools Granada Spain (28th Jan 2013 - 11th May 2013)
Belgian Crystal Growing Competition Brussels Belgium (25th Feb 2013 - 29th Mar 2013)
Competition of Crystallization in Schools - Final Granada Spain (11th May 2013)
Art within your crystals Madrid Spain
Crystal Trees and Shrubs Porto Portugal
Replica Finder VNSGU,Gujarat,India India
Geneva: Crystal growth competition Geneva Switzerland
Spain: crystallization competition in schools Andalucía, Aragón, Asturias, Canarias, Cataluña, Madrid, and Valencia Spain
Wisconsin: Crystal Growing Contest Madison, Wisconsin United States
Tuscany (Italy): Crystal Growing Competition Sesto Fiorentino (FI) Italy
Edinburgh: Crystal Growing Competition Edinburgh United Kingdom
Spain: Concurso de Cristalización en la Escuela Granada, Barcelona, Asturias, Madrid, Alcala de Henares, Tenerife, Valencia, Zaragoza Spain


AsCA/SCANZ regional meeting Adelaide Convention Centre Australia (2nd Dec 2012 - 5th Dec 2012)
The ribosome at high resolution: a conference by Ada Yonath Saint Martin d'Hθres France (27th Mar 2013 11:30am-1:00pm)
Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Meeting EMBL Advanced Training Centre, Heidelberg Germany (22nd May 2013 - 24th May 2013)
ACA Meeting 2013 Honolulu HI United States of America (20th Jul 2013 - 24th Jul 2013)
17th International Conference on Crystal Growth and Epitaxy Warsaw Poland (11th Aug 2013 - 16th Aug 2013)
21th Meeting of the Brazilian Crystallographic Association Physics Institute - Federal University of Goiás, Campus Samambaia, Goiania Brazil (18th Sep 2013 - 20th Sep 2013)
TWAS 24th General Meeting Buenos Aires Argentina (1st Oct 2013 - 4th Oct 2013)
Second All Russian Scientific Conference Novosibirsk Russia (21st Oct 2013 - 25th Oct 2013)
First Latin American Crystallography Meeting Córdoba Argentina (29th Oct 2013 - 1st Nov 2013)
14th IUBMB Conference Marrakech Morocco (16th Nov 2013 - 20th Nov 2013)
AsCA 2013 Meeting Hong Kong Hong Kong (7th Dec 2013 - 11th Dec 2013)
6èmes Journées de Chimie de l'Etat Solide - JCS2013 Hotel Laico - Hammamet Tunisia (16th Dec 2013 - 18th Dec 2013)
Satellite session SOLEIL-LLB of the 9th SOLEIL Users' Meeting Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau France (23rd Jan 2014)
Southern African Powder Diffraction Conference and Workshop Johannesburg South Africa (27th Jan 2014 - 31st Jan 2014)
Neutron and X-ray studies of Advanced Materials VII - Challenges of the Future World  United States of America (16th Feb 2014 8:30am - 20th Feb 2014 2:55pm)
SPring-8 Conference 2014 ~The World of Advanced Photon Science~ Osaka Japan (7th Mar 2014 10:00am-6:00pm)
XII Discussions in Structural Molecular Biology Nove Hrady Czech Republic (13th Mar 2014 12:00am - 15th Mar 2014 12:00am)
22nd Annual Meeting of the German Crystallographic Society Freie Universitaet Berlin, Henry-Ford-Bau Germany (18th Mar 2014 9:00am - 20th Mar 2014 6:00pm)
NAC2014 Thailand Science Park, Pathumtani Thailand (31st Mar 2014 9:00am - 4th Apr 2014 5:00pm)
CRYSTAL 29 (the 29th Biennial Conference of the Society of Crystallographers in Australia and New Zealand) O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat, Mt Lamington Plateu, Queensland, Australia Australia (22nd Apr 2014 - 25th Apr 2014)
4th Portuguese Young Chemists Meeting (4th PYCheM) Coimbra Portugal (29th Apr 2014 - 1st May 2014)
4th Turkish National Crystallographic Meeting Dicle University, Diyarbakır Turkey (16th May 2014 - 19th May 2014)
ACA Meeting 2014 Albuquerque, NM United States of America (24th May 2014 - 28th May 2014)
E-MRS 2014 Spring Meeting Lille France (26th May 2014 - 30th May 2014)
25th Russian Conference on Electron Microscopy Chernogolovka, Moscow region Russian Federation (2nd Jun 2014 - 6th Jun 2014)
Struktura 2014 Kutna Hora Czech Republic (9th Jun 2014 12:00am - 12th Jun 2014 4:00pm)
14th European Powder Diffraction Conference Aarhus Denmark (15th Jun 2014 - 18th Jun 2014)
Slovenian-Croatian Crystallographic Meeting Logar Valley, Slovenia Slovenia (18th Jun 2014 - 22nd Jun 2014)
International Conference on Pure and Applied Chemistry Flic en Flac Mauritius (23rd Jun 2014 - 27th Jun 2014)
BACG 2014: 45th Annual Conference of the British Association for Crystal Growth  University of Leeds United Kingdom (13th Jul 2014 4:00pm - 15th Jul 2014 5:00pm)
Virtual Conference on Computational Chemistry Virtual India (1st Aug 2014 - 31st Aug 2014)
IUCr XXIII Palais des congress, Montreal Canada (5th Aug 2014 - 12th Aug 2014)
IMA 2014 Johannesburg South Africa (1st Sep 2014 - 5th Sep 2014)
National Seminar on Crystallography and National Workshop on CADD Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand India (1st Sep 2014 9:30am - 3rd Sep 2014 5:30pm)
2nd Joint AIC-SILS conference Florence Italy (15th Sep 2014 - 18th Sep 2014)
2014 Japan Association of Mineralogical Sciences Annual Kumamoto Japan (17th Sep 2014 - 19th Sep 2014)
ICCBM15 Hamburg Germany (17th Sep 2014 - 20th Sep 2014)
Current Trends in Structural Biology & 7th Conference of the Hellenic Crystallographic Association FORTH/IMBB, Heraklion, Crete Greece (19th Sep 2014 - 21st Sep 2014)
Contemporary Crystallography in Croatia Zagreb Croatia (30th Sep 2014 9:00am-7:00pm)
Crystallography and K to 12 Cebu City Philippines (28th Oct 2014 9:00am - 29th Oct 2014 3:00pm)
4th Tunisian Crystallographic Meeting: TCM4 Djerba Tunisia (2nd Nov 2014 - 5th Nov 2014)
CCCE 2014 Fall Newsletter online  (3rd Nov 2014 - 6th Dec 2014)
Collaborative Conference on Crystal Growth Phuket Thailand (3rd Nov 2014 (all day))
2014 Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference Honolulu, Hawaii United States (3rd Nov 2014 - 7th Nov 2014)
Les cristaux de demain dans notre quotidien Nancy France (15th Nov 2014)
Days on Crystallography and Bioactive Substances  POSL Laboratory Algeria (25th Nov 2014 - 26th Nov 2014)
International Year of Crystallography at the Univ. Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais Brazil (27th Nov 2014 - 28th Nov 2014)
International Conference on Crystal Growth and Biomolecular Crystallography (ICCGBC - 2014) Thanjavur India (28th Nov 2014 9:00am - 29th Nov 2014 4:30pm)
A Special Session to Commemorate the International Year of Crystallography  Pullman Khon Kaen Raja Orchid hotel, Khonkaen, Thailand Thailand (2nd Dec 2014 9:00am - 4th Dec 2014 1:00pm)
3rd China-India-Singapore meeting on Crystal Engineering Bangalore, India India (7th Dec 2014 7:00pm - 10th Dec 2014 5:00pm)
3rd China-India-Singapore meeting in Crystal Engineering Bangalore India (8th Dec 2014 - 10th Dec 2014)
8th Singapore International Chemistry Conference 2014 Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore (14th Dec 2014 - 17th Dec 2014)
XXXIII Scientific Readings named after Academician N.V. Belov Nizhni Novgorod Russian Federation (16th Dec 2014 - 17th Dec 2014)
18èmes Journées Nationales de Chimie Skanes-Monastir Tunisia (21st Dec 2014 - 23rd Dec 2014)
Crystallography for the next generation: the legacy of IYCr Rabat Morocco (23rd Apr 2015 - 24th Apr 2015)
India-Bangladesh Structural Chemistry Conference Kolkata India (18th Sep 2015 - 19th Sep 2015)
2nd North African Crystallographic Conference Nabeul Tunisia (2nd Nov 2015 - 5th Nov 2015)


The Two Braggs University of Warwick  (25th Aug 2013 - 30th Aug 2013)
CRISTALLI! Padova Italy (6th Oct 2013 - 2nd Mar 2014)
L'enigma Escher Reggio Emilia Italy (19th Oct 2013 - 23rd Mar 2014)
Crystals: Beauty, Science, Structure Oxford Museum of History of Science United Kingdom (7th Nov 2013 - 30th Mar 2014)
Beauty and symmetry in the world of crystals Budapest Hungary (20th Nov 2013 - 27th Nov 2013)
Science Avenue Ministry of Science and Technology Thailand (9th Jan 2014 9:00am - 11th Jan 2014 4:00pm)
Living with crystals Prirodoslovni muzej Slovenije, Ljubljana Slovenia (13th Feb 2014 6:00pm - 11th Jan 2015 6:00pm)
Crystal Nano-camp NSM Science Square Thailand (10th Mar 2014 10:30am - 12th Mar 2014 4:30pm)
The Big Bang Fair Birmingham United Kingdom (13th Mar 2014 - 16th Mar 2014)
Nobel Structures: Celebrating Crystallography St Andrews United Kingdom (15th Mar 2014 - 18th May 2014)
Crystallography Display for IYCr2014 Diss, Norfolk United Kingdom (19th Mar 2014 2:00pm - 25th Oct 2014 4:00pm)
L'enigma Escher Caraglio Italy (29th Mar 2014 - 29th Jun 2014)
Entre Art et Sciences: le Corail en Images, de l'Animal au Cristal Monaco Monaco (7th Apr 2014 - 3rd Jun 2014)
Exhibition "World of Crystals" Chrudim Czech Republic (7th May 2014 - 27th Jun 2014)
Lattices and invisible rays Lund Sweden (9th May 2014 - 12th Sep 2014)
In the unusual world of crystals - exhibition Krakow Poland (14th May 2014 4:30pm - 14th Jun 2014 6:00pm)
Guided Exhibition of Crystals and X-Ray Diffraction equipment Caracas, ICT Facultad de Ciencias, UCV Venezuela (15th May 2014 9:00am - 16th May 2014 12:00am)
Kristalle - Kunstwerke der Natur St. Poelten (Niederoesterreichische Landesbibliothek) Austria (21st May 2014 - 18th Jul 2014)
Los minerales: Año internacional de la Cristalografía Pamplona  (21st May 2014 - 31st Jul 2014)
Cheltenham Science Festival Cheltenham United Kingdom (7th Jun 2014 12:00pm - 8th Jun 2014 6:00pm)
Crystals! at Unimi Milano Italy (11th Jun 2014 (all day))
Crystallography in everyday life"- Travelling photo-Exhibition Australia Australia (12th Jun 2014 - 27th Oct 2014)
Crystallography for Humankind Caparica Portugal (23rd Jun 2014 - 23rd Dec 2014)
Exhibition "Gemmes, une brillante histoire" ("Gems, a bright story") Musée de Saint-Antoine-l’Abbaye France (6th Jul 2014 - 5th Oct 2014)
Tiles, Weaves and Origami: A Journey Through Art and Crystallography Cebu City Philippines (21st Jul 2014 9:00am - 31st Jul 2014 4:00pm)
Reflections: tales from within the crystal Melbourne Australia (26th Jul 2014 10:00am - 29th Aug 2014 5:00pm)
Voyage dans le Cristal (Journey into the Crystal) 1st floor in the Viger Couloir, Palais des congrès de Montréal, QC Canada (6th Aug 2014 - 12th Aug 2014)
HKL...XYZ Montreal Canada (9th Aug 2014 7:00pm-9:00pm)
Queensland Museum Synchrotron Demonstration Brisbane Australia (21st Aug 2014 1:30pm-2:30pm)
Journey Into the Crystal CEBU Cebu City Philippines (8th Sep 2014 9:00am - 17th Oct 2014 6:00pm)
KRISTALLE @ Leoben Leoben Austria (18th Sep 2014 - 26th Sep 2014)
Crystallography: Where Art & Science Collide Bryan, TX United States (18th Sep 2014 - 17th Jan 2015)
Exposición cristalizARTE San Carlos de Bariloche Argentina (19th Sep 2014 - 15th Nov 2014)
Kryšťály života (Crystals for Life) @ European Researchers' Night Stará tržnica, Bratislava Slovakia (Slovak Republic) (26th Sep 2014 9:00am-11:59pm)
Celebrating the International Year of Crystallography Valletta Malta (26th Sep 2014 6:00pm - 5th Oct 2014 11:00pm)
Bibliographical exhibition IYCr2014 A Coruña Spain (1st Oct 2014 - 31st Dec 2014)
KRISTALLE @ Gmunden Gmunden Austria (1st Oct 2014 8:00am - 3rd Oct 2014 9:00pm)
La Cristallographie et Nous Alsace France (2nd Oct 2014 - 30th May 2015)
KRISTALLE @ Vienna  Austria (4th Oct 2014 - 5th Oct 2014)
KRISTALLE @ Deutschkreutz Deutschkreutz Austria (7th Oct 2014 - 10th Oct 2014)
Cristallography…the beauty of order Torino Italy (8th Oct 2014 - 17th Oct 2014)
Festival Nature Namur Unamur Belgium (10th Oct 2014 - 19th Oct 2014)
Crystallography exhibition Ghent Belgium (10th Oct 2014 - 30th Apr 2015)
Mineral Exhibition Skopje Macedonia (10th Oct 2014)
Cristallographie, Fleuriau de Bellevue et la géométrie des minéraux La Rochelle France (11th Oct 2014 - 11th Dec 2014)
CRISTALLI!@Parma Parma Italy (11th Oct 2014 - 30th Nov 2014)
KRISTALLE @ Schattendorf Schattendorf Austria (22nd Oct 2014 - 25th Oct 2014)
Order from Chaos: The Beautiful World of Crystals Manchester United Kingdom (25th Oct 2014)
Art of Science McPherson, Kansas United States (1st Nov 2014 - 1st Dec 2014)
KRISTALLE @ Klagenfurt Klagenfurt Austria (4th Nov 2014 - 8th Nov 2014)
Op reis in een kristal Kortrijk Belgium (5th Nov 2014 - 28th Nov 2014)
Cristalli ... ad arte Vercelli Italy (5th Nov 2014 4:30pm - 31st Jan 2015 6:00pm)
SCCJ@Science Agora 2014 Tokyo Japan (8th Nov 2014 10:00am - 9th Nov 2014 5:00pm)
World Science Day for Peace and Development 2014 in Cape Verde Praia Cape Verde (10th Nov 2014 (all day))
Cristales, Bragg commemorative exhibition Bogotá Colombia (12th Nov 2014 8:10am - 14th Nov 2014 5:10pm)
KRISTALLE @ Neumarkt/Wallersee Neumarkt am Wallersee Austria (14th Nov 2014 - 17th Nov 2014)
Exhibition "Des cristaux et des Hommes" ("Crystals and Men") Gradignan France (14th Nov 2014 - 16th Nov 2014)
Max Alexander: Illuminating Atoms Royal Albert Hall, London United Kingdom (15th Nov 2014 - 29th Nov 2014)
The Crystal Exhibition Osaka Japan (15th Nov 2014 9:30am - 12th Jan 2015 5:00pm)
KRISTALLE @ Frauenkirchen Frauenkirchen Austria (20th Nov 2014 - 23rd Nov 2014)
A poster exhibition about the timeline and uses of crystallography ARTCHOUNA SOUPRAYA NAIKAR GOVERNMENT MIDDLE SCHOOL MUDALIARPET,PUDUCHERRY, INDIA India (22nd Nov 2014 10:00am - 27th Nov 2014 4:00pm)
Art of Science Morristown, NJ United States (24th Nov 2014 - 15th Jan 2015)
Geocrystals: A Journey to the World of Minerals Valdivia Chile (26th Nov 2014 - 29th Nov 2014)
KRISTALLE @ Rum Rum Austria (28th Nov 2014 - 30th Nov 2014)
KRISTALLE @ Kittsee Kittsee Austria (11th Dec 2014 - 14th Dec 2014)
''Cristalografia nas Ciências Fundamentais'' Açores - Faial - Capelinhos Portugal (14th Dec 2014 2:00pm - 30th Jan 2015 4:30pm)
Aquele Cristals e Outros Porto Portugal (15th Dec 2014 - 31st Jan 2015)
KRISTALLE @ Bregenz Bregenz Austria (17th Dec 2014 - 18th Dec 2014)
Cristalli ai raggi X Modena Italy (24th Jan 2015 11:00am - 30th Mar 2015 7:00pm)
Wissen schafft Kunst / Art of Science Vienna Austria (28th Feb 2015 - 1st Mar 2015)
33 Objects for the I-Quarter Moedling Austria (28th May 2015 - 10th Jul 2015)
You are the salt of the earth Vienna Austria (29th May 2015 8:00pm - 30th May 2015 12:15am)
Largest crystal structure model - "Finissage"  Vienna Austria (24th Feb 2016 4:00pm-6:00pm)


La biocristallographie : un outil incontournable pour de nouveaux médicaments BU des Sciences, Place centrale Campus de Grenoble France (15th Mar 2013 12:30pm-1:30pm)
Crystallography Now and in the Beginning Kumamoto Japan (14th Oct 2013)
National Symposium for Chemistry Students' Association Jeziory near Poznan,The Great Poland National Park  (27th Oct 2013)
Edible crystals... can you believe it? Genova Italy (1st Nov 2013 6:30pm)
Crystals to wear Palazzo Ducale, Sala del Minor Consiglio P.zza Matteotti 9 - Genova Italy (2nd Nov 2013 3:30pm)
Hundred years of exploring the world of atoms Zagreb Croatia (20th Nov 2013 11:30am-1:00pm)
Crystallography - a different point of view Poznań Poland (23rd Nov 2013 - 26th Nov 2013)
Two Braggs Public Lecture Oxford United Kingdom (3rd Dec 2013 7:00pm)
Scientific Legacy of Nikola Tesla Zagreb Croatia (17th Dec 2013 9:00am-3:00pm)
"Quasicrystals" lecture New York City United States of America (8th Jan 2014 7:00pm-8:30pm)
University Lectures on CK Zamek Poznań, CK Zamek  (14th Jan 2014 6:00pm)
Lectures "la cristallographie, une clef de la connaissance" UNESCO, Paris France (22nd Jan 2014)
The Order of Crystallography Chicago United States of America (22nd Jan 2014 5:00pm-8:00pm)
A century of symmetry discovered: a crystallographer's tale London United Kingdom (31st Jan 2014 8:00pm)
From Penrose tilings to Siberian glaciers: the extraordinary search for natural quasicrystals Aula Magna of the University of Florence Italy (13th Feb 2014 6:00pm)
National Science Day: Year of Crystallography Lecture. Puducherry  (15th Feb 2014 10:00am-1:00pm)
IYCr2014 Leuven lecture series Leuven Belgium (21st Feb 2014 1:00pm)
2014: un mondo di cristalli Parma Italy (3rd Mar 2014 9:30am)
IYCr2014 Leuven lecture series Leuven Belgium (11th Mar 2014 8:00pm)
Giornata di Inaugurazione IYCr2014@UNISA Fisciano Italy (13th Mar 2014 10:00am)
La Cristallografia a Milano nel centenario della scoperta: Scienze della Terra, Chimica, Polimeri, Scienze della Vita Palazzo Brera – Via Brera 28, Milano – Sala delle Adunanze Italy (20th Mar 2014 3:00pm)
IYCr2014 Melbourne public lecture series Melbourne Australia (27th Mar 2014 - 28th Mar 2014)
Lecture for Geology Students' Association Poznań Poland (2nd Apr 2014 5:30pm)
IYCr2014 Melbourne public lecture series Melbourne Australia (10th Apr 2014 6:00pm)
Exploring the nanoworld Siena Italy (15th Apr 2014 11:00am)
International Year of Crystallography at FCT-NOVA Caparica Portugal (16th Apr 2014 12:00pm)
World Earth Day Conferences Cobán Guatemala (22nd Apr 2014 8:00am - 24th Apr 2014 3:00pm)
Lecture by Professor Noam Adir at FCT-NOVA Caparica Portugal (30th Apr 2014 12:00am)
La doppia elica del DNA: la storia della scoperta Benevento Italy (8th May 2014 3:00pm)
Jornadas de Investigación y Extensión de la Facultad de Ciencias UCV Caracas Venezuela (12th May 2014 11:00am)
Crystallography Lecture Series Edinburgh United Kingdom (13th May 2014 6:30pm-7:30pm)
Lecture by Doctor Margarida Archer at FCT-NOVA Caparica Portugal (14th May 2014)
La doble belleza de los Cristales Pamplona Spain (21st May 2014 - 25th Jun 2014)
3rd ASEAN Synchrotron Science Camp Nakhon Ratchasima Thailand (21st May 2014 9:00am-11:30am)
IYCr2014 Melbourne public lecture series Melbourne Australia (22nd May 2014)
Lecture by Doctor João Morais Cabral at FCT-NOVA Caparica Portugal (28th May 2014 12:00pm)
Crystals, Forbidden Symmetries & Quasi-Crystals Oil and Gas Exhibition Center Oman (28th May 2014 5:00pm)
„Die Genese von Großlagerstätten in Raum und Zeit“  Vienna Austria (28th May 2014 6:30pm)
Lecture by Doctor Giuseppina Padeletti at FCT-NOVA caparica Portugal (11th Jun 2014 12:00pm)
Lecture by Professor Robert Huber Caparica Portugal (23rd Jun 2014 3:00pm-4:00pm)
RiAus PDplus: Crystallography Adelaide and Online Australia (25th Jun 2014 3:45pm-4:30pm)
Chai and Why? (Science Cafe) : As clear as crystal Mumbai, Prithvi Theatre, Juhu India (6th Jul 2014 11:00am-1:00pm)
IYCr2014 Melbourne public lecture series Melbourne Australia (17th Jul 2014 6:00pm)
Chai and Why? (Science Cafe): Quasicrystals: From impossibility to Nobel prize Prithvi Theatre, Mumbai India (3rd Aug 2014 11:00am-1:00pm)
Crystals: A World to Discover Leacock Building, Room 132, McGill University Campus, Montreal, QC Canada (6th Aug 2014 8:15pm-9:30pm)
The Amazing Ribosome and its Tiny Enemy Bangkok Thailand (7th Aug 2014 2:00pm-4:00pm)
Quasi-Periodic Crystals – a Paradigm Shift in Crystallography Leacock Building, Room 132, McGill University Campus, Montreal, QC Canada (7th Aug 2014 8:15pm-9:30pm)
What is a Crystal? New Answers to an Old Question Leacock Building, Room 132, McGill University Campus, Montreal, QC Canada (11th Aug 2014 8:15pm-9:30pm)
Chai and Why? (Science Cafe): The colour of gemstones: beauty in imperfections Mumbai, Ruparel College, Matunga India (17th Aug 2014 11:00am-1:00pm)
International Year of Crystallography 2014 Lecture Series Perth Australia (25th Aug 2014 6:00pm)
Crystallography Lectures at Silliman Dumaguete City Philippines (26th Aug 2014 8:00am-11:00am)
Plenary Lecture at the first SGI-SIMP meeting Milano Italy (10th Sep 2014 - 12th Sep 2014)
International Year of Crystallography 2014 Lecture Series Perth Australia (17th Sep 2014 6:00pm)
Honouring Felix Machatschki in Arnfels Arnfels Austria (22nd Sep 2014)
Kristalle @Ebensee Ebensee Austria (30th Sep 2014 7:00pm)
KRISTALLE @ Lange Nacht der Museen Vienna Austria (4th Oct 2014)
YoungChem2014 Szczecin Poland (8th Oct 2014 - 12th Oct 2014)
Crystallography from Laue and Bragg to Nowadays Skopje Macedonia (10th Oct 2014 (all day))
Aux confins de la matière Unamur Belgium (14th Oct 2014 6:30pm)
International Year of Crystallography 2014 Lecture Series Perth Australia (15th Oct 2014 6:00pm)
Extension Lecture series on X-ray Crystallography Sirsa (Haryana) India India (17th Oct 2014 10:00am-4:00pm)
Crystals around us: food, spa and medicines Parma Italy (18th Oct 2014 11:30am)
„Kristallphänomene in der Arzneimittelentwicklung“  Vienna Austria (22nd Oct 2014 6:30pm)
Unveiling a new world of pharmaceuticals and bioinspired frameworks Caparica Portugal (29th Oct 2014 12:00pm)
TV Lecture "Development of Crystallography in the past 100 years" Skopje Macedonia (31st Oct 2014 8:00pm-9:00pm)
The Value of Exploring Mars to Mankind Liverpool United Kingdom (4th Nov 2014 5:30am-6:30am)
Katzengold und Silberfisch Vienna Austria (12th Nov 2014 7:15pm)
The Mistery of the Giant Crystals Universum, Museo de las Ciencia de la UNAM Mexico (16th Nov 2014 11:00am)
Celebration of International year of Crystallography 2014 Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu state India (21st Nov 2014 10:00am-1:00pm)
Materials and Crystallography: a personal travel guide caparica Portugal (26th Nov 2014 12:00pm)
Precession Electron Diffraction Siena Italy (3rd Dec 2014 9:00am)
Lecture on the activities for IYCr2014 in Austria Vienna Austria (26th Jan 2015 5:45pm)
Lecture by Professor Ada Yonath at FCT-NOVA Caparica Portugal (4th Feb 2015 3:00pm)
Crystallography, philately and a review on IYCr Vienna Austria (1st Jun 2015 5:45pm)
Commemorative lectures Caparica Portugal


Bruker OpenLab Pakistan Karachi Pakistan (30th Apr 2014 - 8th May 2014)
Agilent OpenLab Argentina La Plata and Buenos Aires Argentina (5th May 2014 - 10th May 2014)
Bruker OpenLab Morocco Rabat and Agadir Morocco (20th May 2014 - 20th Jun 2014)
PANalytical OpenLab Ghana University of Ghana, Accra Ghana (9th Jun 2014 - 12th Jun 2014)
Rigaku OpenLab Cambodia Phnom Penh Cambodia (7th Jul 2014 - 11th Jul 2014)
Bruker OpenLab Uruguay Montevideo Uruguay (23rd Jul 2014 - 31st Jul 2014)
Bruker OpenLab Indonesia Bandung Indonesia (18th Aug 2014 - 22nd Aug 2014)
Agilent OpenLab Turkey Izmir Turkey (1st Sep 2014 - 5th Sep 2014)
STOE DECTRIS Xenocs OpenFactory Grenoble and Darmstadt Germany (10th Sep 2014 - 19th Sep 2014)
Rigaku OpenLab Colombia Bucaramanga Colombia (27th Oct 2014 8:30am - 31st Oct 2014 6:00pm)
PANalytical OpenLab Mexico Mexico City Mexico (18th Nov 2014 - 21st Nov 2014)
Agilent OpenLab Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong (3rd Dec 2014 - 7th Dec 2014)
Bruker OpenLab Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam (8th Dec 2014 - 12th Dec 2014)
PANalytical OpenLab Turkey Ankara Turkey (19th Jan 2015 - 22nd Jan 2015)
Bruker OpenLab Algeria Constantine Algeria (9th May 2015 - 14th May 2015)
Bruker OpenLab Tunisia Monastir and Nabeul Tunisia (14th May 2015 - 23rd May 2015)
CCDC OpenLab Kenya Nairobi Kenya (6th Sep 2015 - 12th Sep 2015)
PANalytical OpenLab Mexico 2 Puebla Mexico (29th Sep 2015 - 2nd Oct 2015)
Bruker OpenLab Senegal Ziguinchor Senegal (5th Oct 2015 - 10th Oct 2015)
Bruker OpenLab Vietnam 2 Hanoi Vietnam (7th Dec 2015 - 11th Dec 2015)
Rigaku OpenLab Cambodia 2 Phnom Penh Cambodia (11th Jan 2016 - 15th Jan 2016)
Bruker OpenLab Uruguay 2 Montevideo Uruguay (23rd Feb 2016 - 29th Feb 2016)
Bruker OpenLab Albania Tirana Albania (30th May 2016 - 3rd Jun 2016)
Rigaku OpenLab Bolivia La Paz Bolivia (12th Sep 2016 - 16th Sep 2016)
Bruker OpenLab Cameroon Dschang Cameroon (6th Oct 2016)
IUCr-IUPAP-ICTP OpenLab Senegal Ziguinchor Senegal (20th Nov 2017 - 2nd Dec 2017)
LAAMP OpenLab Costa Rica San José Costa Rica (4th Dec 2017 - 9th Dec 2017)
Bruker OpenLab Côte d'Ivoire Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire (22nd Mar 2018 - 31st Mar 2018)
Malvern Panalytical OpenLab Turkey 2 Ankara Turkey (10th Sep 2018 - 13th Sep 2018)
Bruker OpenLab Ghana Accra Ghana (28th Jan 2019 - 2nd Feb 2019)
LAAAMP Bruker OpenLab Benin Cotonou Benin (13th May 2019 - 24th May 2019)
LAAAMP OpenLab Benin 2 Cotonou Benin (18th Nov 2019 - 28th Nov 2019)
Bruker OpenLab Kenya not specified Kenya (15th Jan 2021 - 23rd Jan 2021)
OpenLab Congo-Brazzaville Brazzaville Congo (11th May 2022 - 22nd May 2022)


Festival La Novela Toulouse France (7th Oct 2013 - 12th Oct 2013)
Festival de la cristallographie Paris France (17th Jan 2014 - 18th Jan 2014)
IYCr2014 Opening Ceremony UNESCO Main Building, Paris France (20th Jan 2014 10:00am - 21st Jan 2014 2:00pm)
Explore UT UT campus, Austin, Texas United States of America (1st Mar 2014)
Semaine de l'Etudiant Marrakech Morocco (19th Mar 2014 - 22nd Mar 2014)
Wilfrid Laurier Faculty of Science Poster Conference Waterloo, ON Canada (28th Mar 2014 1:00pm-4:00pm)
Lange Nacht der Forschung Linz Austria (4th Apr 2014 5:00pm-11:00pm)
Unveiling of Laue Memorial Plate Poznan Poland (11th Apr 2014 (all day))
The Fascination of Crystals and Symmetry world wide web Germany (18th Apr 2014 - 30th Jun 2014)
Novosibirsk Science Festival EUREKA!FEST Novosibirsk, Akademgorodok Russian Federation (15th May 2014 - 18th May 2014)
"Des cristaux aux bijoux" ("From crystals to jewellery") Le Visiatome - Marcoule France (17th May 2014 6:30pm)
Setmana de les matemàtiques Sant Julià de Lòria Andorra (24th May 2014 - 25th May 2014)
Crystallography at the Night of Science 2014 Frankfurt/Main Germany (27th Jun 2014)
The Chemistry Between Them   United Kingdom (20th Aug 2014 2:15pm-3:00pm)
Crystal MOOC - The Fascination of Crystals and Symmetry Internet  (16th Oct 2014 - 20th Nov 2014)
Stars Night 2014: Crystals in Universe, .Earth and Life 43 cities Mexico (29th Nov 2014 4:00pm-11:59pm)
Atomic Radio London United Kingdom

private contributions

Art and crystals San Carlos de Bariloche Argentina
Wearable Crystallography Vienna Austria
Dr. B. S. Mohite's World of Crystals Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India India


Mineralogical Magazine Special Issue London United Kingdom (1st Apr 2014)
Special issue of CHIMIA  Switzerland

schools and workshops

100 Years of X-ray Diffraction Hurghada, Red Sea Egypt (18th Nov 2012 - 22nd Nov 2012)
Crystallography and Society Santander Spain (8th Jul 2013 - 9th Jul 2013)
15th International Summer School on Crystal Growth Gdańsk Poland (4th Aug 2013 - 10th Aug 2013)
II Curso de Análise de Minerais / Minérios pelas Técnicas de DRX e FRX Fortaleza Brazil (19th Aug 2013 - 23rd Aug 2013)
Crystallography Beyond Diffraction, 2nd Edition Camerino Italy (4th Sep 2013 - 8th Sep 2013)
Workshop "Frontiers of crystallography" Novosibirsk Russia (2nd Oct 2013 - 6th Oct 2013)
5th Moroccan School of Crystallography Oujda Morocco (24th Oct 2013 - 26th Oct 2013)
I Curso Online do Método Rietveld Fortaleza Brazil (11th Nov 2013 - 14th Nov 2013)
Natta's seeds grow Milan, Politecnico di Milano Italy (21st Nov 2013 8:30am-5:30pm)
Führung für KindergartenpädagogInnen und LehrerInnen  Vienna Austria (16th Jan 2014 4:30pm-6:00pm)
Workshop für LehrerInnen: „Was steckt im Handy?“ Vienna Austria (16th Jan 2014 6:30pm-7:30pm)
Structural and biophysical methods for biological macromolecules in solution São Paulo Brazil (19th Jan 2014 - 26th Jan 2014)
School of crystallization and polymorphism San José  (27th Jan 2014 - 31st Jan 2014)
Growing crystals for teachers Bariloche Argentina (20th Feb 2014 - 21st Feb 2014)
X-Ray Powder Diffraction: Structural Characterization of Materials Minia Egypt (12th Mar 2014 - 13th Mar 2014)
Rietveld Refinement of diffraction patterns  Sousse Tunisia (20th Mar 2014 - 22nd Mar 2014)
Crystal growth for schoolchildren Helmholtz Centre Berlin for Materials and Energy Germany (27th Mar 2014)
Macromolecular Crystallography School "From data processing to structure refinement and beyond" Instituto de Fisica de Sao Carlos, USP-SP Brazil (8th Apr 2014 - 16th Apr 2014)
O melhor da cristalografia em 180 minutos Caparica Portugal (12th Apr 2014 9:00am - 13th Apr 2014 10:45am)
ISFC 2014 La Plata Argentina (27th Apr 2014 - 3rd May 2014)
XII Edition SoNS School  Erice (Sicily, Italy) Italy (30th Apr 2014 12:00am - 9th May 2014 12:00am)
Crystals in nature and technology Helmholtz Centre Berlin for Materials and Energy Germany (10th May 2014)
Hot Topics in Contemporary Crystallography Šibenik Croatia (10th May 2014 - 15th May 2014)
International Summer School of Crystallography at DESY Hamburg Hamburg Germany (11th May 2014 - 17th May 2014)
3rd School for young scientists on physics of nanostructured and crystalline materials Nizhni Novgorod Russian Federation (15th May 2014 - 17th May 2014)
IV Workshop of Applied Crystallography to Materials Science and Engineering Vitória - ES Brazil (23rd May 2014 - 25th May 2014)
What do we owe to Crystallography - Protein Crystallization Workshops Lodz University of Technology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences Poland (23rd May 2014 - 24th May 2014)
International School of Crystallography: 47th Course Erice Italy (30th May 2014 - 8th Jun 2014)
Taller Alvaro Reynoso (Workshop Alvaro Reynoso) Santiago de Cuba Cuba (5th Jun 2014 9:00am - 6th Jun 2014 12:00am)
International Expo/Sir Workshop Bari Italy (10th Jun 2014 - 13th Jun 2014)
2nd Australian Advanced Methods in Crystallography Workshop Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria Australia (22nd Jun 2014 - 25th Jun 2014)
Caracterización de Materiales Policristalinos mediante Técnicas de Difracción de Rayos X  Merida Venezuela (23rd Jun 2014 8:00am - 27th Jun 2014 6:00pm)
DUPAN Powder Diffraction Workshop and Symposium Pittsburgh PA United States (25th Jun 2014 - 26th Jun 2014)
Crystallography for Chemists: A Hands-On Workshop at the University of Montana Missoula, Montana United States (25th Jun 2014 1:00pm - 27th Jun 2014 12:00pm)
Biocrystallography for the high-throughput era Bialystok Poland (1st Jul 2014 - 5th Jul 2014)
"X-ray Crystallography" Structure, Function & beyond Bangalore India (1st Jul 2014 8:30am - 2nd Jul 2014 5:00pm)
ACA Summer Course in Chemical Crystallography Notre Dame, South Bend, IN United States (7th Jul 2014 - 16th Jul 2014)
ESTEEM2 electron crystallography workshop Cambridge United Kingdom (22nd Jul 2014 - 25th Jul 2014)
X-Ray Diffraction and its application in Materials Engineering  Raipur (Chhattisgarh) India (1st Aug 2014 - 3rd Aug 2014)
Techniques of optical crystallography Westmont, IL, UA United States (11th Aug 2014 8:00am - 15th Aug 2014 5:00pm)
Topological methods for expert systems in materials science Samara Russian Federation (12th Aug 2014 - 16th Aug 2014)
Training course on symmetry and group theory Tsukuba Japan (15th Aug 2014 - 17th Aug 2014)
Crystals in the Classroom Penshurst West Public School, Sydney Australia (20th Aug 2014 9:25am-11:25am)
BloemCrystSchool2 Bloemfontein South Africa (23rd Aug 2014 - 29th Aug 2014)
Science Festival 2014 for youngsters in Osaka Osaka Japan (23rd Aug 2014 - 24th Aug 2014)
First European Crystallography School Pavia Italy (28th Aug 2014 - 6th Sep 2014)
ICCBM15 crystallization workshop Hamburg Germany (14th Sep 2014 - 16th Sep 2014)
Elemental, compound and phase analysis by powder X-ray diffraction Tiruchirappalli India (19th Sep 2014 9:45am-5:00pm)
The International Workshop on Smart Nanomaterials 2014: Modeling, Synthesis, Diagnostics Rostov-on-Don Russian Federation (22nd Sep 2014 - 24th Sep 2014)
One Day Workshop on Crystallography Tirana  (25th Sep 2014 8:20am-6:30pm)
1st Meeting of the Young Crystallographers University of Bremen, Bremen Germany (28th Sep 2014 - 30th Sep 2014)
the 6th AONSA Neutron School Serpong, Jakarta Indonesia (12th Oct 2014 - 17th Oct 2014)
Synchrotron Radiation in Nanomaterials Research Hurghada Egypt (14th Nov 2014 - 18th Nov 2014)
Ice: Recent Developments on the Quasi Liquid Layer and the Anti-Freezing Phenomenon Neyagawa, Osaka Japan (14th Nov 2014 1:00pm - 15th Nov 2014 6:00pm)
Crystal growth for school children Helmholtz Centre Berlin for Materials and Energy Germany (18th Nov 2014)
ASEAN Workshop on Protein Crystallography (AWPX2014) Nakhon Ratchasima Thailand (19th Nov 2014 - 20th Nov 2014)
Workshop de Cristalografia Brasil São Paulo Brazil (2nd Dec 2014 - 4th Dec 2014)
Molecular materials: from fundamentals to applications Novosibirsk Russian Federation (9th Feb 2015 - 13th Feb 2015)
ELLS LearningLAB “Structural biology – shining light onto the fabric of life” EMBL Grenoble France (9th Feb 2015 - 10th Feb 2015)
Second Training course on symmetry and group theory Tsukuba Japan (9th Mar 2015 - 13th Mar 2015)


Jan Czochralski commemorative seminar Poznań Poland (17th Oct 2013)
293rd Rozhovory seminar Liberec Czech Republic (11th Feb 2014 9:30am-4:00pm)
X-ray diffraction: Key to Crystallographic Studies Hyderabad India (15th Mar 2014 8:30am-5:00pm)
National Seminar on Crystallography (43A) IISER Mohali India (28th Mar 2014 4:00pm - 30th Mar 2014 2:00pm)
The World of Crystallography    (1st Apr 2014)
Kristalle - Aesthetik und Anwendung  Vienna Austria (4th Apr 2014 5:00pm - 5th Apr 2014 12:00am)
Lange Nacht der Forschung Vienna Austria (4th Apr 2014 8:00pm-10:00pm)
What every chemist owes to crystallography Lodz Poland (10th Apr 2014)
Polish Crystallography: Past, Present and Future Biological and Chemical Research Centre, 101, Zwirki and Wigury Street, Warsaw Poland (14th Apr 2014 10:00am-3:15pm)
Powder Diffraction Course for MS and PhD Students Hacettepe University Turkey (12th May 2014 - 14th May 2014)
IX Encuentro Mirandino de Ciencia y Tecnología Caracas Venezuela (14th May 2014 10:00am)
Residual Stress and Texture Analysis by X-ray  Diyarbakir Turkey (15th May 2014 (all day))
SIMPLy CRIST Sesto Fiorentino, FIRENZE Italy (28th May 2014)
We wanted to see the atoms: 100 years of crystallography Alessandria Italy (5th Jun 2014 10:30am)
GMT2014 Tavagnasco mineralogical days  Tavagnasco (Piedmont) Italy (6th Jun 2014 - 8th Jun 2014)
II lukowian festival of science and culture Łuków Poland (14th Jun 2014 11:00am - 15th Jun 2014 7:00pm)
The 235th SPring-8 Seminar Hyogo Japan (25th Jun 2014 2:00pm-3:00pm)
Simposio de Cristalografía San Juan Puerto Rico (31st Jul 2014 9:00am-5:20pm)
National Seminar On Recent Trends in Crystal Growth & Nano Materials Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu India (7th Aug 2014 10:00am - 9th Aug 2014 4:30pm)
Molecular Model Building and its Biotechnology Applications B.V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology, Hubli India (23rd Aug 2014 9:00am-4:00pm)
Crystal chemistry symposium (part of Polish Chemical Society Annual Meeting) Czestochowa Poland (15th Sep 2014 - 16th Sep 2014)
Institute of Chemistry Congress 2014  Limerick Institute of Technology Ireland (18th Sep 2014 - 19th Sep 2014)
Public Seminar in Celebration of the International Year of Crystallography Geological Survey Museum, Windhoek Namibia (19th Sep 2014 3:00pm)
The wonders of crystals at the Researchers' Night in Parma Parma Italy (26th Sep 2014 6:30pm)
From Molecules to Medicine: How Structure Helps Cure Disease Webinar, US Eastern Time United States (9th Oct 2014 2:00pm-3:00pm)
Ciclo de Conferencias del Año Internacional de la Cristalografía Montevideo Uruguay (9th Oct 2014 6:00pm - 23rd Oct 2014 8:00pm)
IYCr2014: Challenges in Crystallography Rome Italy (13th Oct 2014 2:00pm - 14th Oct 2014 1:00pm)
16th Festival of Science and Culture in Siedlce Siedlce Poland (16th Oct 2014 9:00am - 18th Oct 2014 5:00pm)
Illuminating Atoms: How Crystallography Changed the World - Q&A Royal Albert Hall, London United Kingdom (9th Nov 2014 7:01pm)
A seminar on crystallography DIRECTORATE OF SCHOOL EDUCATION PUDUCHERRY - CONFERENCE HALL THIRD FLOOR India (19th Nov 2014 10:00am-11:30am)
Special Seminar on Crystallography & its Applications (IYCr2014) Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu India (21st Nov 2014 10:00am-1:00pm)
Stamp show MUDALIARPET,PONDICHERRY India (22nd Nov 2014 4:00pm - 28th Nov 2014 4:00pm)


South Asian Summit meetings on "Vistas in Structural Chemistry" Celebrating International year of Crystallography 2014 ICCBS, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan  (28th Apr 2014 - 30th Apr 2014)
Latin American Summit Meeting on Biological Crystallography and Complementary Methods Campinas, SP Brazil (22nd Sep 2014 - 24th Sep 2014)
Pan African and South African Summit Meeting on Crystallography as vehicle to promote Science in Africa and beyond Department of Chemistry, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa South Africa (15th Oct 2014 - 17th Oct 2014)


Max von Laue and a few others… 100 years of crystal diffraction ESRF, Grenoble. France (13th Nov 2012)
Simposio Uruguayo de Celebración de 100 años de la Cristalografía Moderna Chemistry Faculty, University of the Republic, Montevideo Uruguay (15th Nov 2012 - 16th Nov 2012)
Bragg centenary symposium Elder Hall, University of Adelaide Australia (6th Dec 2012)
Bragg's Law Pippard Lecture Theatre, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge. United Kingdom (11th Jan 2013 (all day))
A Special Symposium at ECM28 to mark the Bragg Centenary University of Warwick United Kingdom (26th Aug 2013)
Round-table on IYCr2014 at MISSCA Como Italy (12th Sep 2013 3:30pm-5:00pm)
Bragg Symposium "Crystallography for life" Grenoble France (28th Nov 2013 9:00am-6:00pm)
Danish start of the IYCr Denmark (22nd Jan 2014 1:00pm - 23rd Jan 2014 6:00pm)
2014 International Year of Crystallography: Structure Matters Rice University, Houston, Tx United States (14th Feb 2014)
IYCr2014 Symposium at Biophysical Society 58th Annual Meeting San Francisco United States (15th Feb 2014 - 19th Feb 2014)
III Encuentro de Cristalografía Lima Peru (18th Feb 2014 - 19th Feb 2014)
CSIR-CDRI symposium on Crystallography in Physics, Chemistry and Biology Lucknow India (3rd Mar 2014 10:30am-5:00pm)
Opening ceremony of the celebrations in Portugal Vila Real Portugal (12th Mar 2014 2:30pm)
Structural Biology Symposium Leuven Belgium (17th Mar 2014)
Special IYCr Symposium Freie Universitaet Berlin, Henry-Ford-Building Germany (17th Mar 2014 2:30pm-9:00pm)
Opening session of the celebrations in FCT-NOVA Caparica Portugal (2nd Apr 2014 1:30pm)
One-day seminar on IYCr, 294th Rozhovory Prague Czech Republic (23rd Apr 2014 9:00am-6:00pm)
One day Symposium on Recent Applications of X-ray Crystallography Mexico City Mexico (29th Apr 2014 9:00am-6:30pm)
University of Malaya Chemical Crystallography Symposium 2014 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia (28th May 2014 10:00am-4:00pm)
Yale Rigaku Symposium on X-ray Diffraction New Haven United States (6th Jun 2014 9:00am-6:30pm)
18th International Symposium on the Reactivity of Solids Saint-Petersburg Russian Federation (9th Jun 2014 - 13th Jun 2014)
1st International Symposium on Halogen Bonding (ISXB-1) Porto Cesareo (LECCE) Italy (18th Jun 2014 9:00am - 22nd Jun 2014 1:00pm)
Northwest Crystallography Workshop 2014 Corvallis, Oregon United States (20th Jun 2014 6:00pm - 22nd Jun 2014 12:15pm)
Impact of Crystallography on Modern Science Turin Italy (25th Jun 2014)
IYCr2014 Symposium celebrating Barkla, Bragg and Shechtman Liverpool United Kingdom (17th Jul 2014 10:00am-7:00pm)
University of Malaya Pharmaceutical Co-Crystal Symposium 2014 University of Malaya Malaysia (20th Jul 2014 10:00am)
Boston Biotech Symposium 2014 One Main Street, Cambridge, MA United States (2nd Aug 2014 7:30am-7:30pm)
Impacto da Cristalografia nas Diferentes Áreas da Ciencia iNSTITUTO DE QUÍMICA/UNESP ARARAQUARA Brazil (28th Aug 2014 8:00am - 29th Aug 2014 6:00pm)
IYCr2014@Innsbruck - symposium and exhibition celebrating 100 years of crystallography - Focus Structural Biology Center for Chemistry and Biomedicine (CCB), Innrain 80-82, A-6020 Innsbruck Austria (8th Sep 2014 9:00am - 9th Sep 2014 6:00pm)
Celebrating 100 Years University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon Canada (15th Sep 2014 1:00pm-4:00pm)
Chicago Symposium in Honor of the International Year of Crystallography Chicago United States (10th Oct 2014 9:30am-5:00pm)
2014 International Symposium on Crystallography – 100 Years of History  Fortaleza Brazil (12th Oct 2014 - 15th Oct 2014)
8th Belgian Crystallography Symposium BCS-8 Brussels Belgium (15th Oct 2014 9:30am)
Crystal (cl)Year Torino Italy (16th Oct 2014 - 17th Oct 2014)
The Dorothy Hodgkin Symposium  Oxford United Kingdom (29th Oct 2014 2:45pm-8:00pm)
Colloquium: 50 years of crystallography in Freiburg, Germany Haus zur Lieben Hand, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Germany (31st Oct 2014 8:30am - 1st Nov 2014 7:21am)
IYCr2014 Commemorative Symposium Tokyo Japan (2nd Nov 2014 1:00pm-5:30pm)
Journées Scientifiques sur la Cristallographie et Applications Abomey-Calavi Benin (12th Nov 2014 - 14th Nov 2014)
Designer Molecular Crystals: Mechanical and Functional Properties Bangalore India (14th Nov 2014 9:30am-1:00pm)

The three featured publications are selected at random from the full list below.

Papers about crystallography in Priroda magazine - II
Papers about crystallography in Priroda magazine - Part II
CrystallinItaly: Crystallography at your door A list of 100 prominent italian sites spanning from monuments to historical places to natural beauties linked to crystallography
Brochure "Kristallographie in Österreich" brochure (German only) about crystallography and crystallographic activities in Austria. Broschüre über Kristallographie und kristallographische Aktivitäten in Österreich
Birth and impact of X-ray crystallography A historical perspective by Davide Viterbo, published in Il Nuovo Saggiatore.
Articles about crystallography in C&EN To mark 100 Years of Crystallography, the American Chemical Society publication Chemical & Engineering News has published a special cover story and feature essay.
Physica Scripta virtual issue on crystallography and the Aminoff Prize To mark the fact that 2014 has been designated the 'International Year of Crystallography', Physica Scripta will be publishing a virtual issue containing Invited Comments on the history of crystallography, as well as autobiographical articles from some of the current and previous winners of the Gregori Aminoff Prize. 
Acta Crystallographica Section F: IYCr crystallization series In honour of the International Year of Crystallography, Acta Crystallographica Section F is publishing a series of articles on the state of the art of macromolecular crystallization.
FEBS Journal special issue With this special issue, the FEBS Journal is joining the international community of structure-oriented enthusiasts in the celebration of IYCr2014, the UN-declared International Year of Crystallography, 2014.
Special Issue of Australian Journal of Chemistry A special issue of the Australian Journal of Chemistry has been put together to celebrate IYCr2014, edited by Stuart Batten, Bostjan Kobe and Luke Guddat. Due to be published by the end of the year (likely either the Nov or Dec 2014 issue).
Special issue of "Chemical News" (in Polish) A special issue of Polish journal "Chemical news" on crystal chemistry, 10 full papers covering different areas of crystal chemistry.
W Ramach Miedzynarodowego Roku Krystalografii – IYCr2014 An article by Alicja Rafalska-Łasocha on Alma Mater journal, vol. 167, 2014
Papers about crystallography in Priroda magazine - II
Papers about crystallography in Priroda magazine - Part II
New adventure of mister N As a special Issue of the Journal of Neutron Science Society of Japan, 'New adventure of mister N'
Cristalografia en el cine (Crystallography in the movies)

Cristalografía en el Cine es una guía didáctica para ser usada en colegios e instituciones, pero también en sociedades culturales, ayuntamientos, etc... 60 páginas con 110 ilustraciones. Disponible en varios formatos para teléfonos celulares, tablets, pdf, etc…

La cristallographie, science et techniques Vol. 44-45 (2015) of Reflets de la physique, the newsletter of the Société Française de Physique (SFP) is entirely dedicated to crystallography and IYCr2014
IUCrJ - a new open-access journal One of the main initiatives of the International Union of Crystallography to celebrate the International Year is the launch of IUCrJ, a new peer-reviewed journal.
Crystallography matters! A 20-page booklet prepared by UNESCO that describes the role of crystallography in the modern world and the significance of the International Year of Crystallography.
Magnetic Group Tables 1-, 2- and 3-Dimensional Magnetic Subperiodic Groups and Magnetic Space Groups by Daniel B. Litvin
Bragg centennial issue A collection of articles contributed by speakers at the Bragg Centennial Symposium held in Adelaide on 6 December 2012, published in Acta Crystallographica Section A
Early Days of X-ray Crystallography This book relates the discovery itself, the early days of X-ray crystallography, and the way the news of the discovery spread round the world. It explains how the first crystal structures were determined, and recounts which were the early applications of X-ray crystallography. It also tells how the concept of space lattice has developed since ancient times, and how our understanding of the nature of light has changed over time.
X-ray diffraction microscopy special issue In anticipation of the International Year of Crystallography in 2014, Journal of Applied Crystallography presents a virtual issue on recent developments in X-ray diffraction microscopy.
50 Years of X-ray Diffraction A collection of first-hand essays, anecdotes and commemorations, first published in 1962 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first experiments in X-ray diffraction.
Cristallografia: la visione a raggi X Teaching pamphlet for high school teachers written in Italian
CrystallinItaly: Crystallography at your door A list of 100 prominent italian sites spanning from monuments to historical places to natural beauties linked to crystallography
Mineralogical Magazine Special Issue On the occasion of the 2014 International Year of Crystallography, the Editorial Board of the Mineralogical Magazine, the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain & Ireland’s seminal journal, has dedicated a special issue commemorating the role crystallography plays within mineralogy and the mineral sciences. A set of papers by members of Board, as well as special invitees, will showcase the different crystallographic techniques used to characterise minerals. Several review articles will also explore the crystallography of several important mineral groups. We hope that this special issue, which is scheduled to appear in early 2014, will serve as a lasting tribute to the impact that crystallography has had on mineralogy. The Special Issue of Mineralogical Magazine dedicated to IYCr2014 is now live online through GSW and Ingenta.
Special issue of CHIMIA The Swiss Chemical Society is publishing a special issue of their journal CHIMIA dedicated to the International Year of Crystallography.
Hundred years of Crystallography A review by B. Kojić-Prodić and K. Molčanov in Croatian journal Chemistry in Industry.
Nature Special: Crystallography at 100 Access the Nature Special: Crystallography at 100 as a precursor to the launch of Nature Milestones: Crystallography in July 2014
Digital book on X-ray physics A book on how X-rays are used in structural determination of materials, including single molecules, SAXS, nanoparticles, polimers, amorphous, complex systems, powders, single crystals and protein crystals.
Journal of the Indian Institute of Science special issue on "Crystals and Crystallography: From Koh-I-Noor to IYCr2014" To celebrate IYCr2014, the Journal of the Indian Institute of Science dedicates its first issue of 2014 to "Crystals and Crystallography: From Koh-I-Noor to IYCr2014", VOL. 94, NO. 1 (2014)
English-Croatian Dictionary of Crystallography English-Croatian Dictionary of Crystallography, Solid State Physics and Materials Science, containing 1670 terms with a short description of each term in Croatian, to be published in 2014 by the Institute of the Croatian Language and Linguistics, Zagreb, Croatia. Authors: Stanko Popović (, Antun Tonejc ( and Milica Mihaljević (
Science Crystallography Special Issue Science special issue reprint on Crystallography at 100.
Papers about crystallography in Priroda magazine A set of papers of some scientists of A.V.Shubnikov Institute of Crystallography of the RAS written specially on the occasion of IYCr for Priroda magazine (in Russian; annotations in English).
Brochure "Kristallographie in Österreich" brochure (German only) about crystallography and crystallographic activities in Austria. Broschüre über Kristallographie und kristallographische Aktivitäten in Österreich
Nature Milestones in Crystallography Nature Milestones in Crystallography is aimed to further celebrate the International Year of Crystallography. The supplement is a collaboration from Nature, Nature Materials, Nature Nanotechnology and Nature Structural & Molecular Biology.
A Little Dictionary of Crystallography The hard-copy publication A Little Dictionary of Crystallography is a printed snapshot of the contents of the Online Dictionary of Crystallography. The Online Dictionary is a project of the IUCr Commission on Crystallographic Nomenclature. This book brings together in one handy pocket-sized reference work a selection of definitions of crystallographic terms, and is the Commission's contribution to the International Year of Crystallography.
Training Course on Symmetry and Group Theory
Final remarks by Takashi Kamiyama.
Gautam Desiraju.
Lectures and tutorials
Workshops and tutorials