Program Summary

The MT25 conference is the international forum addressing all aspects of magnet research, development, construction, testing, and operation. MT25 is a 5 days conference starting on Sunday evening with a welcome reception, 4 days with presentation and exhibitions, and ending on the Friday with tours.

Sessions start at 9:00 each morning and finish around 18:30 in the late afternoon, and are separated by several refreshment breaks and lunch. The program includes 8 plenary sessions highlighting catching topics of general interest. Each morning and afternoon there are oral presentations in 3 parallel sessions while posters are presented in a daily session.

In parallel during all four days, there is a technical exhibition with 40 to 50 companies expected to present their activities and products in the field of superconductors, superconducting and resistive magnets, materials and tools for magnet construction, as well as associated technologies for vacuum, cryogenics, powering, measurements, controls and much more.

Finally, on the Friday several technical tours will be organised and there will be time for exploring the city of Amsterdam and its surroundings.

The social events through the week include the Welcome Reception on Sunday evening, Exhibitors Reception on Tuesday evening and a boat tour through Amsterdam’s channels followed by the Conference Banquet in the Dutch Historical (built in 1656) National Maritime Museum.

The MT25 manuscripts are published in the IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity. Submitted manuscripts will be subject to the usual peer review procedures of the Transactions.

New for MT25! For the first time all presentations, plenaries, invited and regular orals as well as all posters are published on-line using the conference timetable in indico, see This unique feature gives you fast and optimum dissemination of your results, the same time providing you direct and immediate access to all material presented at the conference.


The program at a glace:



Sunday, Aug 27 Monday, Aug 28     Tuesday, Aug 29     Wednesday, Aug 30     Thursday, Aug 31     Friday, Sept 1
08:00-08:30   Registration open   Registration open   Registration open   Registration open   Technical tours
09:00-09:30 Opening ceremony & awards 2OrA1 2OrA2 2OrA3 Exhibition Plenary session 5 Exhibition 4OrA1 4OrA2 4OrA3 Exhibition
09:30-10:00 Plenary session 1 Plenary session 6
10:00-10:30 Coffee break Exhibition Coffee break
10:30-11:00 1OrA1 1OrA2 1OrA3 Coffee break 3OrA1 3OrA2 3OrA3 Coffee break
11:00-11:30 2OrB1 2OrB2 2OrB3 Poster Session 4
12:30-13:00 Lunch break Lunch break Lunch break
13:00-13:30 Lunch break  
13:30-14:00 Poster Session 1 Poster Session 2 Poster Session 3
14:00-14:30 4OrB1 4OrB2 4OrB3
15:00-15:30 Registration open
15:30-16:00 1OrB1 1OrB2 1OrB3 2OrC1 2OrC2 2OrC3 3OrB1 3OrB2 3OrB3
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:00 Coffee break Plenary session 7
Coffee break Coffee break
17:00-17:30 Plenary session 2 Plenary session 8
1OrC1 1OrC2 1OrC3 3OrC1 3OrC2 3OrC3
17:30-18:00 Plenary session 3 Closing session
18:00-18:30 Welcome reception Plenary session 4: Short 2 minute speeches Transport  
18:30-19:00   Exhibitor reception  
20:30-21:00   Banquet