The 2017 MCAA Conference and General Assembly was held on Friday 24th and Saturday 25th March 2017 in Salamanca, Spain. The host for this event was the University of Salamanca, in cooperation with the MCAA Spain/Portugal Chapter. The MCAA Board wishes to thank, on behalf of all members, all the local organisations and individuals who contributed to the success of the event.


The program covered the main areas of interests of MCAA members in terms of career, networking and societal challenges. Participants were encouraged to be active contributors in poster presentations, short pitches and plenary talks.Many of the sessions were not only streamed live, but were also recorded, and can be viewed via the links below.

What happened


Recorded sessions


Photo Library

The pictures taken by ‘Matt Jaskulski (Fot. Matt, are availiable below. If you want to re-publish any of these images (e.g. in Facebook, etc.) please acknowledge his work.


The Communications WG interview videos

The interviews will be available online soon.


The Science Slam


Any member who applied for, and was awarded, a Micro General Assembly Grant (MGAG), should complete and send to the MCAA the Reimbursement Form to be filled in via the web-portal, and attaching the required documents. Currently, an electronic version (e.g. PDF scan) of the documents is sufficient. For more information, please read the reimbursement procedures for micro general assembly grants: PDF icon mgags_call_2016_-_reimbursement_rules.pdf.

You can also visit Event 2016 MCAA Conference and General Assembly here