Please find the program here to download as well as an program overview at the bottom of this page:

Presentations and schedule

Opening and plenary speakers

Burggraaf session speakers

Poster presentations

Speakers information

Please check your session and schedule in the program.
The allocated time for the talks are:

  • Plenary speech: 45 min + 5 min discussion
  • Keynote speech: 25 min + 5 min for discussion (at the beginning of each parallel session)
  • Regular speech: 15 min + 5 min for discussion
  • PhD student speech: 10 min + 5 min for discussion (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 16:00–20:00.

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.

Call for Papers: Journal of Separation and Purification Technology

Deadline for submitting a paper is extended until 31 August 2018.

Elsevier is planning to publish a special issue of the Journal of Separation and Purification Technology of the 15th International Conference on Inorganic Membranes (ICIM).

Authors interested in publishing their ICIM abstracts as a full length paper are asked to submit their papers until 31 August 2018. Further information for authors as well as the submitting link can be found here:

All papers will be reviewed by a jury part of the ICIM scientific board. The notifications of acceptance will be communicated by December 31, 2018.

The special issue is expected to be published on March 31, 2019.

Program overview

Monday June 18, 2018
7:00–8:00 Registration for workshop "Membrane technology and testing" and for conference at Hotel Westin Bellevue (workshop is fully booked)
8:00–10:00 Bus transfer to Fraunhofer IKTS in Hermsdorf
10.00–16:00 Workshop "Membrane technology and testing"
16:00–18:00 Bus transfer to Hotel Westin Bellevue
16:00–20:00 Exhibition and poster set-up
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
8:00–9:00 Registration for conference at Hotel Westin Bellevue
9:00–9:40 Grand opening
9:40–12:40 Plenary speech
14:00–18:50 Parallel sessions
18:50–22:00 Poster session
Wednesday June 20, 2018
8:30–14:15 Parallel sessions
14:30–18:00 Boats trip on the river Elbe (Limited number of participants)
Thursday June 21, 2018
8:00–12:50 Parallel sessions
13:40–15:40 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