2023 Winter Nuclear and Particle Physics Conference


We are excited to invite you to the 60th anniversary edition of the Winter Nuclear and Particle Physics Conference (WNPPC) to take place February 16-19, 2023, in-person in Banff, Alberta.

The Winter Nuclear and Particle Physics Conference is a national meeting for the Canadian subatomic physics community, with a special focus on providing a forum for junior researchers (students and postdocs) and interaction with groups across Canada. WNPPC 2023 is being organized by the University of Calgary and TRIUMF. Topics at the conference include (but are not limited to):

- Dark Matter searches

- Electroweak and Higgs physics

- Neutrino properties

- QCD and hadrons

- Physics beyond the Standard Model

- Fundamental symmetry tests

- Nuclear structure

- Nuclear and particle astrophysics

Important dates:

Registration opens:

November 30th, 2022

Abstract submission deadline:

December 15th, 2022

Early registration deadline*:                 

December 15th, 2022

Registration closes: 

January 6th, 2023

Banff Centre hotel booking deadline:

January 19th, 2023

*Early registration is free for students.

The meeting runs from Thursday February 16th, until Sunday February 19th, 2023. Participants should arrive Wednesday evening, February 15th or Thursday afternoon, February 16th-- there will be a Thursday evening session, followed by a Reception. The conference will conclude Sunday at 12 pm.

For more details, please consult the conference web site, https://wnppc.triumf.ca/2023/, and stay tuned for more updates.

Please disseminate this message and the attached poster widely, specifically to students and postdocs, and encourage people to attend the 60th WNPPC.

We are very excited for this 60th anniversary of the WNPPC and the first meeting back in person since 2020 and hope to see many of you in Banff in February 2023!


Tim Friesen on behalf of the WNPPC 2023 Organizing Committee

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