MACRO 2022 Hybrid Conference Updates

We've got an important update on MACRO 2022 virtual component on behalf of the Congress Co-Chairs. The virtual option will be available as on-demand pre-recorded virtual presentations and e-posters.

Delegates are encouraged to join the 49th World Polymer Congress in-person at the RBC Convention Center in Winnipeg, Canada. If attending in-person is not an option, you can access all of the on-demand virtual library content. Check our registration page here to learn more about the on-demand virtual registration rates.

Welcome to MACRO 2022!

2022 will mark the first time Canada will play host to a World Polymer Congress since it became a biennial event in 1998. The polymer science community of Canada looks forward to connecting at the 49th World Polymer Congress to be held in the city of Winnipeg from July 17th to 21st, 2022.True to its mission, MACRO 2022 will be a forum for international scientists and students who are in various stages of their career development to share knowledge and experiences.

MACRO 2022 themes represent fields such as:
  • polymers for biomedical engineering
  • nanotechnology
  • physics and engineering
  • For more information about MACRO 2022 themes, please click here

    About Winnipeg, Canada

    Winnipeg is the capital of the Province of Manitoba, Canada, located in the Central Standard Time Zone.  Pre-COVID, in 2019, Winnipeg was served by 12 airlines transporting 4.5 million passengers from 67 destinations.  The city is easily accessible from major gateways such as Toronto or Montreal from the east and Vancouver from the west.  Since the opening of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, influential media such as National Geographic, Vogue Magazine and the New York Times have paid attention to Winnipeg as a tourist destination.  In March 2021, Winnipeg earned another accolade of holding the world's largest collection of Inuit Art in the city's newest museum, Qaumajug, a stone's throw from the conference venue, the RBC Convention Centre.  

    Conference Themes

    • Polymers for Biomedical Engineering
    • Polymers for Energy and Environmental Applications
    • Polymer Engineering and Rheology
    • Polymers for Nanotechnology
    • Polymer Physics and Characterization
    • Polymers from Renewable Resources and Biodegradable Polymers
    • Polymer Science Education
    • Polymer Synthesis and Kinetics
    • Smart and Functional Polymers

    Special Technical Sessions

    • Porous Polymers
    • The Fate of Polymers in a Changing World

    Important Deadlines

    Call for Abstracts opened - October 15, 2021
    Registration opened - February 2022
    Abstract Submission Extended Deadline - March 31, 2022
    Abstract Author Notifications - April 4, 2022
    Early Bird Registration Deadline - April 19, 2022
    Abstract Author Confirmation Deadline - April 19, 2022