At the beginning of the conference (at 9 am Tuesday), all participants will be encouraged to take a quick *group photo* outside of the venue (or inside – if the weather is not favorable).
After the group photo, we will be having special guests opening the conference in the main lectures room!
The mayor of Vilnius city Remigijus Šimašius
The director of “State research institute Center for Physical Sciences and Technology” Gintaras Valušis,
The dean of Vilnius University Faculty of Physics Juozas Šulskus.
The opening ceremony will take only a few minutes.
After that, the first invited talk will be by Andrius Alkauskas, “Defect is a Device”.