Forthcoming Events

The 6th International Glow Discharge Spectroscopy Symposium will be held in 2024 in the UK. We are pleased to announce that we have reserved the same venue as used for the successful meeting in 2016; the Hard Day’s Night Hotel in Liverpool, UK. The dates are 21st to 24th April 2024, so get these in your diary. For anyone who didn’t attend in 2016, the details of the hotel can be found at

Registration is now open, Click here for details.

There will be two half day GDS sessions at the SciX conference in Reno, Nevada, 8-13 October 2023. Details can be found at . One of the two GDS sessions is being organised by EW-GDS and will be focused on the Edward Steers Memorial Award for the best publication of the year related to Glow Discharge. Talks will be given by two previous winners and two recent entries.

There will be a session dedicated to Glow Discharge Spectroscopy at the next Winter Conference on Plasma Spectrochemistry, to be held in Tucson, Arizona, January 15-21 2024. The EW-GDS Chair, Peter Robinson, has been tasked with promoting and chairing this, so if you are interested in presenting your work, either as a talk or as a poster, then please send an email to . Information about the event can be found at 


The leaflet advertising the Oviedo Symposium is now available. If you would like some copies for distribution then contact Pete Robinson. A PDF version is available by clicking here