Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia (ISSP UL) has the pleasure to invite you to the coming TO-BE Fall Meeting 2017 from Monday 11th to Wednesday 13th September 2017. The meeting will held in Riga (Latvia) at the Institute of Solid State Physics (Kengaraga street 8).


This meeting is the last in the series of Meetings of the COST action «Towards Oxide Based Electronics» (TO-BE COST Action MP1308), which aims to create a network of scientists working on complementary aspects of transition metal oxide-based science and technology.


The meeting aims to network researchers working in the field of the science and technology of transition-metal oxides and will help them to share their expertise, define future strategies, and cluster for future funding opportunities.


The TO-BE Fall Meeting 2017 will feature plenary and invited presentations, as well as oral and poster contributions. You are kindly invited to submit a short abstract describing your main ideas.


 The deadline for abstract submissions is 16th of July 2017 at


Thanks to the support of the TO-BE COST action, participation at the event is free of charge and is open to scientists, both from the public research sector and from the private sector, with or without oral or poster contribution. Support for travel and subsistence will be offered to a limited numbers of participants. Requests for support should be made before the deadline, together with the abstract submission.


For further information regarding the meeting and abstract submission, please visit the event website:


We would be very grateful if you could forward this email to students, postdoctoral fellows, and colleagues who might be interested in participating.



We sincerely hope that you will be able to attend the TO-BE Fall Meeting 2017 and we look forward to seeing you in September 2017.


Please do not hesitate to contact organizers if you have any questions:


Conference chair Juris Purans:

or local contact: Inga Jonane: