14 – 18 August 2023

The final conference programme is available for download


It is recommended that you use Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the IHTC-17 Programme.

Please take note of the following easy instructions that can be used to find a specific submission within the IHTC-17 Programme:

Find (Search) Function

These are three ways of using the Find function in Adobe Acrobat Reader. These steps will make the Find tool visible, which can be used to search for any submission ID, author, or title.

Find Tool:

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  1. In Adobe Acrobat Reader, using your keyboard, press Ctrl + F.
  2. In Adobe Acrobat Reader, using the main toolbar, select Edit  Find.
  3. In Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can simply click the Find icon in the visible Navigation Pane:

Find Icon:

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