7th International Symposium On
Macro- and Supramolecular Architectures and Materials

November 23 - 27, 2014

Johannesburg - South Africa

Welcome to MAM-14

As novel materials will play a key role in science and technology in the 21st century, the objectives of this symposium series are in...

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Nobel Laureates

Nobel Laureates

Prof. Dan Shectman - Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2011

Prof. Robert Huber -  Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1988

Prof. Dr. Klaus von Klitzing - Nobel Prize in Physics, 1985,

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Organizers - MINTEK


MAM-14 is hosted and organised by Mintek.  Mintek is a leading provider of minerals processing and metallurgical engineering products and services to industries world-wide.  The Nanotechnology Innovation ....

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Venue & Accommodation

Conveniently situated alongside O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, Emperors Palace Hotel (Casino Convention and Entertainment Resort) combines timeless classical ...

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We welcome you with open arms and hearts and the warmest, widest of smiles, excited to invite you to our shores, homes and braais. Come and experience our hospitality wherever you go and get in touch with our . . . .

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Travel Information

  • 31 October 2014 - Registration Payments Closes.
  • 21 November 2014 - Paper submission Closes
  • 23 November 2014 - MAM-14 Symposium starts

Important Dates

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Cost: ZAR - R [Euro - € ]

Early Registration

Cost: ZAR - R [Euro - € ]

 Late Registration


On or before 31/07/2014

On or after 01/08/2014


5200       [500]

6200       [600]


2700       [250]

3700       [350]

Accompanying person/s

2700       [250]

3700       [350]


Sterkfontein Caves and Maropeng                            R1610                108

Lion Safari Park                                                            R1600                107

Jhb/Soweto tour & Apartheid - museum                     R1570               105

a The registration fee covers the welcome reception, abstract book, refreshments, lunches, banquet and Mintek tour.

b Proof of student ID required.

c Includes lunch except Lion Safari park.


Plenary & Invited Speakers

A list of international speakers who are experts in their various fields of research and development have been invited.  

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MAM-14 offers three exciting excursions to choose from: Sterkfontein caves and Maropeng, Lion Safari Park and the Johannesburg/Soweto tour & Apartheid museum.

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Conference Excursions


Abstract - Submission

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Abstract Submission


MAM-14 is an IUPAC sponsored conference which will be held for the first time in Africa.  Johannesburg, South Africa, home to the cradle of humankind, a world heritage site and to the world icon, Nelson Mandela, will host MAM-14. Three Nobel laureates will grace this occasion and over 30 countries will participate in this conference. Selected papers will be published in a high impact factor journal.

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Paper Submission

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Poster Information


31 October 2014 - Registration Payment Closes

21 November 2014 - Paper Submission Closes

Please note:  A Maximum Penalty will be incurred should a delegate opt to withdraw from conference participation from this point on.




Download the final MAM-14 Program here!

MAM-14 Program