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SPPS PhD Student Conference 2020 has been moved online!

Deadline for submitting abstracts for oral presentation has been extended until 7 July 2020.

Registration is now CLOSED.

If you wish to receive the Pure Waste Conference T-shirt, please choose on the registration form the registration type ”Participant (incl. T-shirt)

Registration fees

Registration type Registration fee
participant – online 50€
participant – online, incl. T-shirt 55€

The registration fee is not subject to VAT.

If you have any questions regarding registration, please contact Aboa Congress and Event Services

Methods of payment

1. Credit card payment, no transaction fee.
On the online registration form choose the credit card payment and fill in the payment card details.
2. Online bank payment (Finnish/Scandinavian banks), no transaction fee.
On the online registration form choose your bank and you will be forwarded to the payment service.
3. PDF Invoice (payment with bank transfer)
A PDF invoice will be sent to your e-mail after you have submitted your registration.  Terms of payment: 14 days net.
A transaction fee of 10 EUR will be added.
4. E-invoice (for Finnish organizations only)
An e-invoice will be sent to the given e-invoicing address. Terms of payment: 14 days net.
A transaction fee of 10 EUR will be added.

Please make sure to give the correct invoicing address. An extra invoicing charge of 10 EUR will be added in case a new invoice is processed (revised PDF or e-invoice due to a wrong address, or otherwise modified).

All payments must be made in euros (EUR).


Please note that the meeting participants are not covered by any insurance (travel, medical, accident or liability) taken by the Meeting Organisers. The Meeting Organisers cannot accept liability for any loss or damage suffered by any participant or accompanying person or another person during travel to and from the meeting or during the meeting. Participants are advised to consider purchasing their own travel insurance and to extend their personal policy to cover personal possessions.


Cancellation of registration must be made in writing (email) to before 31 July 2020. No fees will be refunded after this date.

In the event that the meeting is cancelled by the Meeting Organisers, or cannot take place for any reason outside the control of the Meeting Organisers, the registration fee shall be refunded in full. The liability of the Meeting Organiser shall be limited to that refund.


31 August 2020
Late registration deadline

Foldscope Contest

We have teamed up with Physiologia Plantarum to organize a Foldscope Contest for the participants of this year’s SPPS Student conference. Participants of the contest will get a basic Foldscope to take pictures, spread science and win a Deluxe Kit from us!

More information: Physiologia Plantarum

Conference package

The City of Turku offers all participants a conference bag, please mark on the registration form if you wish to receive one. Remember also to give your postal address as the packages will be sent to you before the conference.
Bags are made of waste fabric and other recycled materials, they all come in different
colours and patterns.

Conference T-shirts

Choose the registration type "inc. T-shirt" and wear the Pure Waste Conference T-shirt to the online conference!
The pure waste T-shirts are 100% Recycled, Ecologically Sustainable & Responsible Made Clothing.

Size charts:   Women      Men