Thank you for your patience as we prepare the conference program. Meanwhile, allow us to share some statistics. There were 622 abstract submissions, each of which was reviewed by 3 independent anonymous experts. On that basis, 50 were rejected. Of the 572 remaining submissions, 14 have since been withdrawn. We are currently programing the 558 remaining submissions, of which 136 are long talks, 182 are short talks, 229 are posters and 11 workshops or demonstrations.