The Scientific Programme of the conference will be daily arranged around:

- three plenary lectures by distinguished scientists in the field of synchrotron radiation
- a plenary session to update on the current status and future perspectives of synchrotron and FEL facilities
- parallel sessions for thematic micro-symposia with keynote presentations from distinguished speakers and open session with contributed talks
- a poster session
- a satellite workshop "Coherence of UV-SoftX beams: a contribution to its exploitation" with presentations from distinguished invited speakers (chairs Prof. S. Nannarone and Prof. G. Stefani)

Conference schedule and detailed programme.