II South American Dark Matter Workshop

November 21-23, 2018

ICTP-SAIFR, São Paulo, Brazil

Auditorium of IFT-UNESP



The goal of this international workshop is to explore the state of the art of the Dark Matter field, discussing the latest developments in all branches: theoretical, collider, direct and indirect, and astro. By bringing together the South American and international community we aim to foster new collaborations and new long-lasting partnerships, at a most timely moment in the development of the field. There is no registration fee.
The workshop will follow the same structure of the first edition, whose program is available at: http://www.ictp-saifr.org/DMw2017 

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Pier Stefano Corasaniti (Observatoire de Paris, France)
  • Francesco D’Eramo (Università di Padova, Italy)
  • Arman Esmaili (PUC-Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
  • Azadeh Fattahi (Durham University, UK)
  • Daniel Lopez-Fogliani (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • Christopher McCabe (King’s College London, UK)
  • Ruth Pottgen (Lund University, Sweden)
  • Farinaldo Queiroz (IIP Natal, Brazil)
  • Davi Rodrigues (UFES, Vitoria, Brazil)
  • Cecilia Scannapieco (Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina)


  • Enrico Bertuzzo (USP)
  • Fabio Iocco (IFT-UNESP & ICTP-SAIFR)
  • Manuela Vecchi (RUG-USP)


Registration is now closed.


WORKSHOP PROGRAM: PDF updated on November 07, 2018

LIST OF ABSTRACTS: PDF updated on November 07, 2018

Additional Information

Registration: ALL participants should register. The registration will be on November 21 at the institute at 08:30 am.

List of Participants: Updated on November 14, 2018.

Accommodation: Participants and Speakers whose accommodation has been provided by the institute will stay at The Universe Flat. Each participant/speaker, whose accommodation has been provided by the institute, has received the accommodation details individually by email.

How to reach the Institute: The workshop will be held at ICTP South American Institute, located at IFT-UNESP, which is across the street from a major bus and subway terminal (Terminal Barra Funda). The address which is closer to the entrance of the IFT-UNESP building is R. Jornalista Aloysio Biondi, 120 – Barra Funda, São Paulo. The easiest way to reach us is by subway or bus, please find instructions here.

Ground transportation instructions: 

Ground transportation from Guarulhos Airport to The Universe Flat

Ground transportation from Congonhas Airport to the Universe Flat

Ground transportation from The Universe Flat to the institute