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The LATTICE 2010 conference will take place from June 14 to June 19 at the Tanka Village Resort, Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy.

Registration and opening reception will be held on June 13 (Sunday) from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The conference program will start on June 14 (Monday) in the morning and conclude at lunchtime on June 19 (Saturday).


The program will include plenary talks, parallel talks and a poster session, covering the following topics:

  • Algorithms and machines
  • Applications beyond QCD
  • Chiral symmetry
  • Hadron spectroscopy
  • Hadronic structure and interactions
  • Nonzero temperature and density
  • Standard model parameters and renormalization
  • Theoretical developments
  • Vacuum structure and confinement
  • Weak decays and matrix elements

The Time Table of the conference can be found on the conference website, section "Program":


Online registration is now open on the conference website, section "Registration":

The conference fee is 350 Euros.

For Diploma and PhD students the fee is reduced to 250 Euros.

To obtain the reduction, students have to specify their position in the registration form, i.e. Diploma or PhD student.

In order to favour a wide participation of young people, and depending on funding availability, the same student fee can be also granted to untenured applicants born after 1/1/1975. A complete waiving can be considered in special cases, for students and young researchers that cannot obtain sufficient support elsewhere. Requests specifying position, affiliation and birth date, have to be sent *by April 16* to the following e-mail address:

Please specify the keyword "FEE" in the subject of this email. All requests will be examined by the LOC and answers will be communicated by email *by April 30*.

The Tanka Village is family friendly and companion persons are most welcome. The fee for accompanying persons is 70 Euros and covers welcome party, social dinner and transportation from and to the Cagliari Elmas International Airport. Reductions for families with children may be considered upon request.

The conference excursion, scheduled on June 16 (afternoon), has to be paid by the interested participants separately.


The online abstract submission system is now open on the conference website, section "Abstract Submission":

The deadline for submission is *April 30*.


The conference proceedings will be published by Proceedings of Science.


During the conference, participants and accompanying persons are expected to stay at the ATAHOTEL Tanka Village Resort, see the conference website, section "Local Info and Transportation":

Full board rooms will be available at a discounted rate for participants and accompanying persons.

We have reserved blocks of rooms whose availability is guaranteed *until April 30*. We strongly advice to make the reservation as soon as possible and in any case within this date, as Sardinia is a very attractive place and a popular touristic destination.

All the information concerning the resort, hotel reservation, accommodation rates and contacts can be found on the conference website, section "Fees & Accommodation":


Villasimius is a small town located about 60 km from Cagliari. Information about flights and ferry connections to Cagliari is available on the conference website, section "Local Info and Transportation":

On June 13 (all day) and June 14 (morning) a service of bus transportation from the Cagliari Elmas International Airport to the Tanka Village Resort will be available for participants and accompanying persons. The bus service from the Tanka Village Resort to the Cagliari Elmas International Airport will be arranged on June 19 (afternoon) and June 20 (morning). Further details will be given on the conference website, section "Local Info and Transportation".


  • Deadline for requests for fee reduction (by young postdocs): April 16
  • Deadline for abstract submission: April 30
  • Hotel reservation recommended before: April 30
  • Welcome reception and registration: June 13
  • Start of scientific program: June 14
  • Poster session: June 15
  • Excursion: June 16
  • Social Dinner: June 17
  • End of scientific program: June 19 at lunch time


For any further information please refer to the conference website:

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We look forward to seeing you in Sardinia!

The LOC.