PICO 2019 is scheduled to take place again in Kasteel Vaalsbroek
located at the bordering point of Belgium, Germany and The Netherlands. Topical issues of advanced electron microscopy research will be highlighted in keynote presentations given by leading invited speakers plus further poster presentations from the wider scientific community
PICO 2019 will also honour the scientific careers of three pioneers of transmission electron microscopy in solid state research. A special colloquium will be devoted to honour the achievements of Christian Colliex and Hannes Lichte as well as Archie Howie celebrating their 75th and 85th birthdays in 2019, respectively. PICO 2019 will be organised by the Ernst Ruska-Centre in Aachen and Jülich.