PROGRAM: preliminary information


As for the last editions, the Conference of LACONA XIII will be preceded by the Workshop, which will be organized at CNR’s Research Area of Florence, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, on September 12, 2022. This is intended as a preliminary dissemination event focusing on the practical presentation of photonic technologies, which will include several laser systems for conservation treatments, spectroscopic instruments, and other tools. These will be displayed in several independent rooms, where experts will involve the participants in demonstration tests on samples, tutoring sessions, and open discussions on several specific diagnostic and conservation problems.

Welcome Drink

This will be organized on September 12, 2022, late afternoon, in a historical building of Florence.


The Conference will be held at the Auditorium of Santa Apollonia, located in Via San Gallo 25 A, in the city center of Florence, Italy, September 12-16, 2022. Its scientific sessions will be organized according to the contributions that will be submitted. As usually, the final program will also include the Excursion and the Social Dinner.

Tentative time schedule

Time/Date Mon, Sept. 12 Tue, Sept 13
Wed, Sept 14 Thu, Sept 15 Fri, Sept 16
~ 09:00-13:00 Workshop (09:30-16:00) Morning session Morning session Morning session Morning session
~ 13:00-14:30 Light Lunch Light Lunch Light Lunch Light Lunch
~ 14:30-18:00 Afternoon session Excursion Afternoon session Afternoon session
~ 18:00-20:00 Welcome Drink        
~ 20:00-24:00       Social Dinner