The Samahang Pisika ng Visayas at Mindanao (Physics Society in Visayas and Mindanao) cordially invite everyone to the 20th SPVM National Physics Conference, 2018 International Conference on Advanced Functional Materials and Nanotechnology and 2018 National Meeting on Space Science and Applications to be held on October 19-21, 2018 at Almont Inland Resort, Butuan City, Philippines in coordination with Caraga State University and Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology. This event is officially endorsed by the Commission on Higher Education and the Department of Education.

This annual gathering is continually serving as the venue of active dialogue between physics researchers, teachers and students from all over the country and with some foreign experts. It aims to promote scientific exchange and development of novel ideas in physics  with  accent on interdisciplinary. The conference will bring together worldwide experts and promising young scientists working on experimental and theoretical aspects of material science, nanotechnology, space science, soft matter and biophysics, photonics, weather and climate change, computational and many other  topics of common interest. A Science Investigatory Project (SIP) Competition is also part of this year’s SPVM National Conference open for high school students. The annual SPVM gathering continues to serve as the venue for active dialogue between physics researchers/experts with physics teachers and students from all over the country and some foreign physicists.