Important Dates

International Society for Plastination


Dear Friends and Plastinators:

Greetings from Murcia, Spain and Toledo, USA

We Hope you are planning to attend the 19th International Conference in Plastination that will be held in Dalian, China being organized by Dr. Sui. Please visit the website of the conference for more information. (

In preparation for the meeting in July we want to call your attention for the following:

Membership Dues:

It is time again to renew your membership.  Dues are collected in the year of the Biennial meeting of the society. The dues are $75.00 (Seventy five Dollars) and can be paid directly in the ISP website using your credit card and PayPal. Please click in the link to take you to the page: Click on pay now at the bottom of the page.

If you had attended a workshop in 2016 or 2017 in Toledo, Murcia, Temuco and Dalian you do not need to pay at this time.  If you have student membership you are exempt.


Elections for Officers and Counselors for the Biennial 2018-2020 will take place in the middle of May.  Positions are as follows: President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary, and 4 counselors

A chairman of the Elections committee will be announced soon. If you are interested to nominate a member or self-nominate to run for any of this positions please prepare a succinct biography and submit with your name to the chairman. Please see guidelines in the Bylaws of the society.

Interim Meeting 2019 and Conference 2020

We are accepting Nominations to host the 13th Interim Meeting and 20th International Conference. Submissions will be discussed and the host will be choses during the Biennial Business Meeting in Dalian. Candidates should prepare a presentation and deliver it during the meeting. Candidates are expected to be members in good standing of the society and active members in the plastination field.

Please send your nominations to Dr. Rafael Latorre (

If you have any questions please contact Rafael Latorre or Carlos Baptista (

Best Regards

R Latorre and C Baptista