International Society for Biophysics and Imaging of the Skin

2024 World Congress

June 4-6, 2024
Hotel Monteleone

New Orleans, Louisiana,  USA

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Please join us in New Orleans

June 4-6, 2024

for the ISBS World Congress!


The theme of our congress will be “Population and Climate Diversity… Under Your Skin“.


Session Topics include:

  • Measurement in Skin of Color
  • ArtificiaI Intelligence Applications for Skin Research
  • Advanced Measurement Methods (from molecular to micro scale)
  • Epidermal Barrier and Hydration
  • Impact of Climate Change/Extreme Environmental Conditions (including pollution)
  • UV Exposure and Protection
  • Mechanical Methods and Modeling
  • Translational Research from in vitro to in vivo
  • Microbiome and Impact on Skin Condition


Updates on the scientific programme, exhibitors, registration, abstract submission, venue, and social program may be found as they become available at:


We hope to see you in New Orleans!!

More About The Congress

Registration Info

Registration includes attendance to the scientific sessions, breakfast and lunch each day, a welcome reception dinner, and the gala event and dinner.  Discounted pricing is available for members and students, as well as for all attendees who register by 15 Mar 2024.  There is an optional ½ day workshop which can be added for an additional fee. The workshop will include a panel discussion with experts in the field of non-invasive skin measurements, as well as a hands-on session with various equipment.

Spouses and guests of attendees may also purchase an optional ticket for breakfasts, the welcome reception, and the final gala.  Please see the price grid below for the associated costs.  Register here.


Abstract submission forms will be accepted until March 15th 2024.

Submit your abstract here

Exhibitors and Sponsors

Exhibitor Information

  • $2,000 for space plus registration for 1 attendee
  • 6ft table in 8 x 10 ft space, electric and table-covering provided
  • 2 adjacent combined exhibitor/poster rooms with coffee stations
  • 3 breaks throughout each session day for attendees to engage with exhibitors, as well as during poster sessions
  • Space available for setup all day Tuesday June 4th, 2024 and teardown after morning coffee break on Thursday June 6th, 2024
  • Opportunity to provide hands-on experience with instruments during workshop on the afternoon of June 4th, 2024.

If you are interested in exhibiting, please contact Jesse Weissman at

Sponsorship Information


Tier Price Benefits
Platinum $10,000 In addition to benefits of other tiers, sponsor logos will be included in banners around the conference rooms.
Diamond $5,000
Gold $2,000 All sponsors will appear on the website for the congress, final program book, email blasts and flyers, and recognized during the rolling screens ahead of each congress session.
Silver $1,000
Bronze $500


If you are interested in sponsoring, please contact Martha Tate at

Social Programs

New Orleans offers many exciting opportunities for socializing. Check back soon for more information on our gala dinner event!

We are excited to once again offer our popular instrument workshop where attendees can gain information, training, and experience with industry standard and advanced instrumentation from our exhibitors as well as leading scientists in the field.  This year’s workshop will include an expert panel featuring Dr Randy Wicket, Dr Gary Grove, Prof Joachim Fluhr, Dr Jessee Weissman, Dr Neelam Muizzuddin, Dr Stacy Hawkins, and Mr Tim Houser.  Participants will receive an ISBS training certificate upon completion of the workshop.  T
Cost:      $300
When:    04 Jun 2024, 1 pm – 5 pm
Agenda: 1:00-1:30 pm – Introduction to the panel and topics covered in the workshop including photography, colorimetry,                                              moisture, barrier function/evaporimetry, bio-mechanical properties, and study design.
               1:30-4:00 pm – Hands on experience opportunities with stations featuring each of the topics discussed as well as                                            access to our vendors who will provide opportunities to try their newest equipment.  Opportunities                                            will be provided to separate into groups focusing on specific areas of interest, as well as advanced                                          topics for the more seasoned scientists in attendance.
              4:30-5:00 pm – Closing discussion.


The meeting will be held at the historic Hotel Monteleone, a luxury and historic hotel located in the French Quarter, operated and owned by 5 generations of Monteleones:

Luxury French Quarter New Orleans Hotel – Hotel Monteleone

Follow this link to register your accomodations at the discounted congress rate.

Scientific Committee

Joachim Fluhr (Scientific Chair) 

Stacy Hawkins

Razvigor Darlenski 

Tim Lee

Georgios Stamatas 

Martha Tate 

Tim Houser

Local Organizing Committee

Stacy Hawkins

Tim Houser 

Martha Tate

Neelam Muizzudin

Jesse Weissman