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6–7 December 2018 International Conference on Advanced Chemistry and Catalysis (Advanced Chemistry 2018)

Las Vegas, United States

International Conference on Advanced Chemistry and Catalysis (Advanced Chemistry 2018) is scheduled during December 06-07, 2018 in the colourful city Las Vegas, United States with an objective to centralize all the academicians, researchers and students of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering to discuss the possibilities and recent approaches to develop the latest technologies to benefit the scientific community to make a better platform to learn more interesting facts of chemistry.

Conference Topics:

Track 1: Inorganic Chemistry
Track 2: Organic Chemistry
Track 3: Analytical Chemistry
Track 4: Physical Chemistry
Track 5: Materials Chemistry
Track 6: Radioactive Chemistry and Reactors
Track 7: Polymer Chemistry
Track 8: Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Track 9: Environmental Chemistry & Recycling
Track 10: Food Chemistry
Track 11: Biochemistry and Forensics
Track 12: Instrumentation and Techniques

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10–14 December 2018 The International Symposium on Catalysis and Fine Chemicals (C&FC 2018)

Chalerm Rajkumari 60 Building (Jamjuree 10), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

The C&FC was initially organized by Catalysis and Fine Chemicals (C&FC) division, Catalysis Society of Japan (CATSJ) in 2001 at Waseda University.  The symposiums were then held in Hong Kong (2004), Singapore (2007), Seoul, Korea (2009), Nara, Japan (2011), Beijing, China (2013), Taipei, Taiwan (2016). And this coming up, the 8thC&FC will be the first time in Bangkok, Thailand.
This symposium is the great chance to bring together academic and industrial researchers and students with shared interests in catalysis and fine chemicals from broader viewpoints. Participants are expected to enjoy the state-of-the-art in this exciting field and have opportunities to get along with colleagues during the Symposium.
The Symposium have special talks by the scientists from academia and industry, keynote lectures, invited lectures, short oral presentation, and poster presentation in the follower fields:

  • Selective catalytic reaction for synthesis of fine chemicals
  • New synthetic strategy, and chemical processes
  • Green & sustainable catalytic processes, and reaction media
  • Enhanced atom utilization
  • Precise olefin polymerization
  • Industrial catalytic processes
For more information please visit our website.

18–23 August 2019 14th European Congress on Catalysis (EuropaCat 2019)

Aachen, Germany

The conference and the location will provide a splendid opportunity to discuss scientific progress, to explore novel technologies and to enjoy hospitality in the Euregio under the motto “Catalysis without Borders”.


  • The major European Conference in the field of catalysis
  • More than 1500 participants from industry and academia
  • Around 200 lectures and 1000 posters
  • Young Scientists meet experienced experts to discuss future challenges in catalysis
  • Attractive social programme with excursions and EuropaCat party
For more information please visit our website

16–19 July 2017 The XXV National Meeting of the Portuguese Chemical Society (XXV-EN-SPQ)

Lisbon, Portugal

The XXV National Meeting of the Portuguese Chemical Society (XXV-EN-SPQ) will be held in the beautiful city of Lisbon at the Pharmacy Faculty of the Lisbon University from 16-19 of July of 2017.

This will be a unique event that will bring together the Portuguese Chemical Society to celebrate the XXV edition of SPQ National Meetings. This biannual meeting is the major event of SPQ and embraces the activities of all areas and branches of chemistry.

Under the general theme of Chemistry in Action, the XXV-EN-SPQ will have an exciting scientific program lead by renowned international experts, which will focus on the central role of chemistry in solving fundamental problems of modern societies at the interface of biology, material and environmental sciences.

The list of confirmed speakers includes, João Rocha (recipient of the Ferreira da Silva ward), Adrián Silva (recipient of the Vicente Seabra Medal) and the plenary speakers, Ben Davis (University of Oxford), Herbert Waldmann (Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology), Rui Moreira, University of Lisbon), Stephen Caddick (University College London), Antonello Mai, Sapienza Università di Roma), Stefan Matile (University of Geneva), João Mano (University of Aveiro), Erwin Reisner (University of Cambridge), David Milstein (The Weizmann Institute of Science), Armando Pombeiro (University of Lisbon), Paul Chirik (Princeton University), Antonio Echavarren, ICIQ, Spain).

The XXV-EN-SPQ welcomes participants from industry, government as well as academia which are cordially invited to contribute with original research papers or reviews to the Special Issue of Catalysts:

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16–20 October 2017 The 18th Chinese National Congress on Catalysis

Tianjin, China

The 18th Chinese National Congress on Catalysis (18th NCC) will be held on October 16-20th, 2017, in Tianjin, China. The congress is organized by the Catalysis Society of China, co-hosted by Tianjin University, Hebei University of Technology and CNOOC Tianjin Research and Design Institute of Chemical Industry, and supported by SINOPEC Catalyst Co., Ltd..

  1. Theme of 18th NCC

Catalytic science and technology in sustainable environment, energy and economical development

  1. Topics of the Parallel Sessions

(1) Catalytic materials
(2) Characterization of catalysts
(3) New catalytic reactions
(4) Theoretical catalysis
(5) Catalysis in energy
(6) Catalytic conversion of biomass
(7) Environmental catalysis
(8) Catalytic synthesis of fine chemicals
(9) Industrial catalysis

11–15 December 2017 The 4th International Congress on Catalysis for Biorefineries

Lyon, France

The organizing committee cordially invites you to attend the 4th International Congress on Catalysis for Biorefineries, Catbior 2017, to be held in Lyon (France) from 11 to 15 December 2017. The 1st Catbior originated in 2011 in Málaga (Spain). Since then, the congress alternates worldwide in odd years: the 2nd congress was held in Dalian (China) in 2013, the 3rd one took place in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) in 2015. This fourth edition will address the main issues in the dynamic field of catalysis for biorefineries, in fundamental and applied catalysis researches for biomass transformation. Special emphasis will be placed on the utilization of lignocellulosic or algal biomass and non-edible vegetable oils, which do not compete with food. It will be focused on the use of sustainable catalytic methodologies, heterogeneous and homogeneous, including hybrid or dual catalysis.
We are looking forward to welcoming you in Lyon for this international event and to sharing with you the latest scientific progresses in the area of catalysis for biorefineries.

13–16 May 2018 20th annual Nanotech 2018 Conference & Expo (NANOTECH 2018)

Anaheim Convention Center, California, USA

Meet Us at The 20th annual Nanotech 2018 Conference & Expo (NANOTECH 2018) (Booth # 319), Anaheim, CA, USA, 13–16 May 2018

We will be attending The 20th annual Nanotech 2018 Conference & Expo (NANOTECH 2018), co-located with the TechConnect World Innovation Conference, Defense TechConnect Summit and Spring SBIR/STTR Conference. The event will attract more than 350 featured exhibitors and an expected crowd of more than 4000 attendees, including business executives, venture capitalists, politicians, s cientists and researchers from over 70 countries. Nanotech contains 38 symposiums and brings together specialists from a wide range of scientific fields, technology and business.

Representatives of the following open access journals will attend:

Journal of Functional Biomaterials
Journal of Imaging
Applied Sciences
Journal of Low Power Electronics and Applications
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing

If you will also attend this conference, please feel free to stop by our booth (Booth # 319). Our delegates look forward to meeting you in person to answer any questions you may have. For more information about the conference, please visit:

4–8 June 2018 10th European meeting on Solar Chemistry and Photocatalysis: Environmental Applications (SPEA10)

Almería, Spain

Launched in 2000 and 2002 in Saint-Avold, France, the European meeting series SPEA progressively gained over the last years its renown among the most relevant meetings in solar chemistry and photocatalysis by travelling around Europe. Hosted in Barcelona (2004), Gran Canaria (2006), Palermo (2008), Prague (2010), Oporto (2012), Thessaloniki (2014), Strasbourg (2016) SPEA will take place in Almería in 2018.

The objective of the four-days SPEA10 Meeting is to report on the most advanced research progresses in environmental photocatalysis and photochemistry, and to pave the way for future research and challenges.

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6–8 June 2018 XIth International School on Organometallic Chemistry “Marcial Moreno Mañas”

Oviedo, Spain

The International School on Organometallic Chemistry “Marcial Moreno Mañas” is an annual activity organized by the ORFEO-CINQA Network ( It aims to get together young students, early career researchers and well recognized, world-leading scientists in a good atmosphere to facilitate and generate exchange of scientific information and knowledge. The XIth edition of the school will feature 8 plenary lectures delivered by prominent researchers from European, American and Asian universities:

- Didier Bourissou (Université Paul Sabatier, France)

- Clémence Corminboeuf (EPFL, Switzerland)

- Christopher C. Cummins (MIT, USA)

- Matthias Driess (Technische Universität Berlin, Germany)

- Rubén Martín (ICIQ, Spain)

- Jonathan Nitschke (University of Cambridge, UK)

- Laurel L. Schafer (University of British Columbia, Canada)

- Vivian Wing-Wah Yam (University of Hong Kong, China)

The school will be completed with 19 oral contributions (postdoctoral researchers) and 37 flash presentations (PhD students) that will be selected from the attendants. Around 80 posters presentations are also expected. The International School on Organometallic Chemistry “Marcial Moreno Mañas” is an EuChemMS recognized event, and the topics covered include the synthesis, reactivity, properties and applications of organometallic compounds, homogeneous catalysis and metal-mediated synthetic organic chemistry.

24–29 June 2018 2018 Catalysis GRC

New London, NH, USA

Since 1947 the Gordon Research Conference on Catalysis has been a forum for discussing the latest advances and the future of the field. We continue this tradition with a focus on advances in the four pillars in catalysis research: catalyst synthesis and characterization, kinetics, and theoretical methods, as applied to catalytic solutions to global grand challenges. The meeting will provide unique opportunities for interactions with many of the leaders in our field. This year we will start a new tradition with the addition of the Gordon Research Seminar that will "bring graduate students and post-docs together to discuss their cutting edge research among peers and mentors" two days prior to the main conference.

1–5 July 2018 Process Systems Engineering, PSE 2018

Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA, USA

MDPI will be attending the PSE2018 conference. PSE2018 is part of a series of conferences on Process Systems Engineering held every three years, rotating between Asia, Europe, and North and South America. The high quality scientific program will cover advances in core PSE topics and cross-cutting themes. The role, contributions, and future directions of PSE research addressing challenges in energy, water, manufacturing, sustainable environment, and health will be highlighted.

The following MDPI open access journals will be represented at this event:






Applied Sciences



If you are also attending this conference, please feel free to visit our exhibition table (at the poster session, Coronado Foyer on the 4th floor). Our delegates look forward to meeting you in person to answer any questions you may have regarding open access publishing or our journals. For more information about the conference, please visit:

8–12 July 2018 12th International Symposium on the "Scientific Bases for the Preparation of Heterogeneous Catalysts" (PREPA12)

Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium

The 12th International Symposium on the "Scientific Bases for the Preparation of Heterogeneous Catalysts" will be held in Louvain-la-Neuve, from 8 till 12 July 2018.

It is a tradition that every four years, the University of Louvain and the KU Leuven jointly organise a symposium devoted to the scientific bases for the preparation of heterogeneous catalysts. This meeting brings together researchers from academia and industry and offers a forum for discussions on the chemistry involved in the preparation of industrial heterogeneous catalysts.

We cordially invite all scientists active in the field of heterogeneous catalysis to participate in the 12th International Symposium on Scientific Bases for the Preparation of Heterogeneous Catalysts.

The scientific program will consist of invited lectures, oral and poster presentations.

Contributions are solicited that focus on the aspects of catalyst preparation. Reports on physico-chemical characteristics of catalysts and catalytic performances should be limited to correlations with the preparation parameters.

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8–13 July 2018 The 21st International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis (ISHC XXI)

Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The ISHC is organized every second year and has a long-standing tradition as the key conference on homogeneous catalysis as it provides an excellent discussion platform for all aspects of homogeneous catalysis and its applications. It will provide a valuable podium for scientific discussions as well as a stimulating meeting place encouraging a close partnership between delegates from academia and industry. By tradition, top scientists will present new developments and prospects covering a wide range of catalytic reactions and processes, including topics like catalyst design, mechanistic insights, new concepts in catalysis and catalyst applications.

Besides, this session is part of a call for papers for the special issue “Recent Advances in Homogeneous Catalysis” on Catalysts. Prof. Luísa Margarida Martins from Universidade de Lisboa is acting as the Guest Editor

The website of the Special Issue:

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2–5 September 2018 The 28th European Colloquium on Heterocyclic Chemistry

Grand Hotel Tiziano, Italy

The 28th European Colloquium on Heterocyclic Chemistry will take place in Lecce (Italy) from September 2 to 5, 2018 in the very beautiful location of Grand Hotel Tiziano.

The ECHC is an open meeting dealing with all aspects of heterocyclic chemistry with speakers from several european countries and participants from academia and industry. The ECHC meeting aims at presenting innovative results and promoting scientific interactions.

The 3 following topics will be covered:

- Heterocyclic Synthetic Methodology
- Heterocycles properties in biological systems
- Enabling Technologies

Since the foundation in 1974 (Mons, Belgium), ECHC meetings have been organized all over Europe and the ECHC series have grown to be major events in the field with world class speakers.

The scientific programme will include 11 plenary lectures, 11 invited lectures and many short oral communications selected from submitted abstracts, as well as poster communications.

4–7 September 2018 7th EuCheMS Conference on Nitrogen Ligands

Lisbon, Portugal

The 7th EuCheMS Conference on Nitrogen Ligands will be held in Lisbon, Portugal on 4-7 September 2018.

The scientific level of the conference will be provided by its attendants and thus you are cordially invited to present your best and recent scientific work orally, by poster or by poster with a flash oral presentation. The final selection of the type of presentation will have to take into account the scientific programme and facilities layout. Not only the senior researchers are welcome, but also the younger ones, encouraging the exchange of ideas among different generations.

The conference aims to highlight the role of Nitrogen Ligands in Coordination Chemistry, Metal-Organic Chemistry, Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry, Biologically Active Compounds, Materials, Catalysis (both homogeneous and heterogeneous), Metal-mediated Synthesis, including also Non-covalent Interactions and Supramolecular Assemblies, C-H Bond Activation and Functionalization, and Electrochemistry.

All approaches will be considered, from fundamental to applied ones, including multidisciplinary studies thus avoiding artificial boundaries.

13–15 September 2018 2nd Edition of Global Conference on Catalysis, Chemical Engineering & Technology

Rome, Italy

Building upon the success of the Global Conference on Catalysis and Reaction Engineering (GCR 2017) at Las Vegas, USA on October 19-21, 2017 we take an enormous pleasure in inviting you to attend the 2nd Global Conference on Catalysis, Chemical Engineering & Technology (CAT 2018) in September 13-15, 2018 at Rome, Italy. The Conference is designed to facilitate the sharing of knowledge and experience of researchers, young inspired scientists, academicians, and industrialists worldwide. CAT 2018 will continue this philosophy by encouraging the sharing of research and practice of Catalysis and Chemical Engineering education, as it impacts on the learning experience of students and qualified practitioners, social care needs and safety of the individuals and communities it serves worldwide. The theme of the conference is “Accentuate Innovations and Emerging Novel Research in catalysis and Chemical Engineering”, will provide a forum for academia and industry to disseminate their latest innovations and practices. The focus is on present state-of-the art new ideas, practical considerations and novel applications in Catalysis and Chemical Engineering.

2–7 August 2009 42nd IUPAC Congress: Chemistry Solutions

Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Glasgow, UK

The programme features around 50 symposia, which will demonstrate the impact of the chemical sciences, highlighting exciting innovations with an overall focus on \'Chemistry Solutions\'. With around 15 parallel sessions taking place each day plus end of day satellite meetings still being added, there are a range of topics and talks to choose from.

10–12 January 2011 Annual Symposium - Frontiers in Biological Catalysis

Cambridge, UK

The symposium places great emphasis on the role of catalysis in key biological processes, focusing on reductionist approaches and their integration. The residential nature of the meeting is ideal to stimulate wide-ranging discussions on topics ranging from enzyme dynamics to biotechnological application.


- Hot topics and recent approaches in biological catalysis
- Biological catalysis in action: linking enzyme dynamics, structure and function
- Synthetic biology and enzyme biotechnological application
- Enzymes, pathways and metabolism
- Enzymes in drug discovery

28 February–2 March 2011 The Netherlands' Catalysis and Chemistry Conference (NCCC)

Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands

The 12th Netherlands' Catalysis and Chemistry Conference takes place from February 28 - March 2, 2011, in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. This conference continues the successful series of meetings, started in Lunteren (2000) and continued annually in Noordwijkerhout, combining a number of national symposia in the field of chemistry and catalysis. Traditionally, participants from Flanders-Belgium contribute to the meeting.

NCCC XII offers a unique, international forum to exchange innovative ideas between academic and industrial scientists in a broad area of catalysis and chemistry research and technology.

5–10 June 2011 22nd North American Catalysis Society Meeting

Detroit, USA

The 22nd biannual North American Meeting of the North American Catalysis Society will be hosted by the Michigan Catalysis Society in Detroit, MI on June 5-10, 2011.  With the theme "Driving Catalysis Innovation" and with plenary lectures (including the Houdry, Emmett, and Boudart Award lectures), several renowned keynote presentations, parallel oral sessions and poster sessions this conference is shaping up to be one you won't want to miss!

9–11 August 2011 BIT's 2nd Annual World Congress of Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis 2011

Beijing, China

Theme: Toward Low Carbon Green Chemistry

The Annual World Congress of Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis (WCCAS) is a focused event on Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis, it aims to stimulate interactions among academia, industry and researchers in this field; to exchange up-to-the-minutes information and promote their novel technologies. WCCAS is expected to greatly contribute to the promotion of new concepts for the development of efficient methodologies for catalytic asymmetric synthesis and its practical applications. The topics will reflect this general theme, placing emphasis on aspects that are common to all areas of catalytic asymmetric synthesis and the type of reaction involved.

28 August–2 September 2011 EuropaCat X

Glasgow, UK

EuropaCat X - a unifying conference covering all aspects of Catalysis.

1–6 July 2012 15th International Congress on Catalysis

Munich, Germany

The field of catalysis has seen a dramatic evolution worldwide with emerging cross fertilization among the various areas of catalysis and the linking of a significant number of research laboratories into high profile scientific networks. Germany plays a major role in this progress, with at least seven large transdisciplinary Centers of Catalysis.

We expect that the 15 th ICC will serve as a platform to exchange ideas and to discuss new developments in all areas of catalysis. In addition to four parallel oral sessions and several poster sessions, smaller discussion groups and roundtables will be arranged to allow interested academic and industrial researchers to share exciting new results in more focused areas.

The theme of the conference, "From fundamental understanding to catalyst design and novel processes" emphasizes the routes to step-out advances in catalysis from its roots in basic catalytic phenomena. The program will reflect the important role of catalysis in defining the chemistry required for sustainable growth.

17–22 July 2016 27th International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry (ICOMC 2016)

Melbourne Austria

All the topics of Organometallic Chemistry spans fundamental science to applied areas will be considered.

28 August–1 September 2016 8th International Congress on Biocatalysis 2016 (biocat2016)

Hamburg, Germany

The major topics to be addressed are: 1) Enzyme discovery, production and application; 2) Structure-function analysis and enzyme design; 3) Enzymatic and whole cell biotransformations; 4) Bioprocess engineering and downstream processing; 5) Sustainable industrial processes

28 May–1 June 2017 19th International Symposium on Intercalation Compounds (ISIC 19)

Assisi, Italy

The 19th Edition of the International Symposium on Intercalation Compounds (ISIC19) will focus on the peculiar properties of intercalation materials. These solids have experienced a great development in recent years and represent now an established specific domain of solid-state research and materials sciences. The design and the characterization of intercalation compounds with advanced functional properties needs of interdisciplinary competences such as chemistry, solid-state physics and biology. This Symposium offers a unique opportunity for the Intercalation Compounds Community to bring together information, results and ideas that will stimulate further exploration in the filed of the intercalation compounds.

19–22 June 2017 22nd Meeting of the Portuguese Society of Electrochemistry (XXII SPE MEETING)

Ponta Delgada, Azores

The SPE (Portuguese Society of Electrochemistry) Meetings are organized every year (or second year) and have a long-standing tradition as an exchange platform for all aspects of Electrochemistry.
The XXII SPE Meeting intends to provide a valuable platform for scientific discussions as well as a stimulating meeting place encouraging a close partnership between delegates from academia and industry. Developments, achievements and prospects in all fields of electrochemistry will be presented in plenary presentations by distinguished and by young scientists, keynote lectures, oral and poster communications.

5–8 September 2017 International Symposium on Synthesis and Catalysis 2017 (ISySyCat2017)

Evora, Portugal

The second edition of the International Symposium on Synthesis and Catalysis 2017 (ISySyCat2017) will be held at the University of Evora in the historically recognized mediaeval city of Evora from September 5-8 2017. The first edition of IsySyCat that was held in the same venue in September 2015 was an enormous success with participants from 27 countries ( The city of Evora besides its striking beauty, uniqueness and hospitality is steeped in history having being the home to the Romans, the Moors, Visigoth's and others, including the kings of Portugal. It has UNESCO world heritage, and this walled city is the location of a Roman temple, palaces and old cathedrals. The conference will take place in the old part of the University known as Colégio Espirito Santo which dates back to the 16th Century.
The conference will focus on key topics in contemporary organic and organometallic synthesis and catalysis, which are of relevance to both academic and industrial chemists alike. We anticipate a good mix of participants from academia and industry. This is reflected in the list of speakers hailing from both these domains from all over the world.

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