Please find the preliminary program here to download.

The final program will be published on March 31, 2018.

Speakers information

All Speakers are requested to confirm their presentations by March 9, 2018 via online registration. Please check your session and schedule in the preliminary program. The session chairs will be announced in the final program on March 31, 2018.

Information on the publishing of a full length paper in a special issue of the Journal of Separation and Purification Technology are coming soon.

The allocated time for the talks are:

Keynote speech

  • 25 min plus 5 min for discussion
  • At the beginning of each parallel session

Regular speech

  • 15 min plus 5 min for discussion

PhD student speech

  • 10 min plus 5 min for discussion
  • held during the PhD student speech competition

Poster session

The posters will be presented thematically arranged during the entire conference. These can be hung on Monday, June 18, 2018 from 10:00–17:00.

The poster session will take place on Tuesday, June 19 and is open during the whole conference. At the conference dinner on Thursday, June 21, 2018 the "Best Poster" will be awarded.

Preliminary schedule and social events

Monday June 18, 2018
7:00–8:00 Registration for workshop "Membrane technology and testing" and for conference at Hotel Westin Bellevue (Limited number of participants)
8:00–10:00 Bus transfer to Fraunhofer IKTS in Hermsdorf
10.00–16:00 Workshop "Membrane technology and testing"
10:00–17:00 Exhibition and poster set-up
16:00–18:00 Bus transfer to Hotel Westin Bellevue
16:00–20:00 Registration for conference at Hotel Westin Bellevue  
18:00–20:00 Welcome reception at Hotel Westin Bellevue
Tuesday June 19, 2018
9:00–9:40 Grand opening
9:40–12:30 Plenary speech
14:00–19:00 Parallel sessions
19:00–22:00 Poster session
Wednesday June 20, 2018
8:30–14:15 Parallel sessions
15:00–18:00 Boats trip on the river Elbe (Limited number of participants)
Thursday June 21, 2018
8:00–12:50 Parallel sessions
13:50–15:40 PhD student speech competition
16:00–18:10 Parallel sessions
20:00–23:00 Conference dinner ("Best Poster" and "Best PhD speech" award ceremony)
Friday June 22, 2018
8:30–10:40 Parallel sessions
11:10–13:20 Burggraaf honory session
13:20–13:40 Closing ceremony