The deadline for submissions is extended until March 15th, 2020:

Call for abstracts: extended deadline until March 15th


Please remember the upcoming deadline for abstract submission!

– February 15th Submit abstracts: Call for abstracts
– April 10th Authors notified of the selection of papers and posters for

– August 20th Submit full papers for presentation


The call for abstracts is now open: Call for abstracts
We hope to see you next year in Sweden!


We have started to organize the 28th Conference to be held in beautiful Swedish Lapland at the

Holiday Club Åre, Åre, Sweden.

The conference site has been reserved from September, 21st to 25th 2020


It will be fresh in Lake Louis, so do not forget to pack a warm sweater and your umbrella!

(current weather today 21.09.2018)

We are very happy to announce that as of today more than 60 participants registered for the conference. Almost all the rooms at the venue are booked. We will have about 59 presentations!

Please do not forget to register for the conference!

Important travel information may be found under “Location”

An updated program is now available on the tentative program page!

You may find a first version of the program on the tentative program page

Information about registration may be found on the registration page

05.06.2018: Important News!

We are happy to announce that from 75 abstracts submitted  61 contributions have been selected for oral presentation.

Currently, 30 participants have registered for the conference. Please register asap since the number of rooms in Lake Louise is limited! Discounted rates are valid until August 10th, 2018

The conference program will become available in June/early July
Deadline for submission of abstracts has been extended to March 15th

The call for papers is out now!
IFQ Call for Papers-2018

We are working on the call for papers!
A preliminary submission schedule can now be found under
“upcoming conference”

The location of the upcoming conference has been chosen: Lake Louise Inn in the Rocky Mountains, Canada.
The conference site has been reserved from 23rd to 28th September 2018

The new website is now up and running at Åbo Akademi University, Finland
Webmaster: Dr. Tech Maria Zevenhoven