22nd Zeolite Forum - Niepołomice, 19-23 June 2018



Niepolomice zamek 06

2nd Circular

Polish Zeolite Association is extending a cordial invitation to the 22nd Zeolite Forum, which will be held 19-23 June 2018 in Niepołomice, a beautiful town located about 20 km from Krakow, Poland.

The Conference welcomes contributions from all fields of zeolite, MOFs, microporous and mesoporous materials science, including synthesis, structure characterisation, applications, and other related topics.

The following plenary speakers have been invited:
  • Prof. Jiří Čejka (J. Heyrovský Institute of the Physical Chemistry, Prague, Czech Republic):
    “Challenges in zeolite synthesis - chemical, structural or textural?

  • Dr. Paul Diddams (Johnson Mattey, London, UK):
    “Fluid catalytic cracking - process and catalysts working in harmony”
    .

  • Prof. Freddy Kleitz (Department of Inorganic Chemistry - Functional Materials Universität Wien):
    “Functional Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Applications”.

  • Prof. Vesa-Pekka Lehto (University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio):
    “Mesoporous silicon as a non-viral nanovector for cancer theranostics”

  • Prof. Jacek Klinowski (Cambridge University, UK) also confirmed his participation.

The conference will be held in Hotel Novum (www.hotelnovum.pl) - the place of accommodation, which offers not only the conference halls but also drink bar and sauna.

In addition to the scientific program some social events are planned: an excursion to the Bochnia Salt Mine (www.bochnia-mine.eu), the conference dinner at the Royal Castle (www.zamekkrolewski.com.pl) and a barbecue party. It is also tradition that during the Polish Zeolite Association meetings a volleyball match is played.

The conference fee covering the proceedings, room and board and all social events is 1300 PLN (ca 300 Euro) for regular participants and 1100 PLN (ca 250 Euro) for students.

The fee should be paid in Polish Currency (PLN) via bank transfer:
BGŻ BNP PARIBAS
16 1600 1462 1813 7835 0000 0001
IBAN: PL16 1600 1462 1813 7835 0000 0001

Persons willing to attend the Forum, are kindly requested to submit the completed registration form, as an e-mail attatchment, to: forum.zeolitowe@gmail.com before January 31, 2018. Please use this template for preparing an abstract of your presentation.

Important dates:
January 31, 2018 - deadline for registration
March 31, 2018 - deadline for abstracts
March 31, 2018 - deadline for payment
June 19, 2018 - the Conference opening

1st Circular


We extend a cordial invitation to participate in the 22nd Zeolite Forum - the scientific conference of the Polish Zeolite Association. The Forum will be held on 19-23 June 2018 in Niepołomice, which is a very charming and beautiful town located about 20 km from Krakow, Poland.

The Conference welcomes contributions from all fields of zeolite, MOFs, microporous and mesoporous materials science, including synthesis, structure characterisation, applications, etc. The scientific program includes plenary lectures of the invited speakers as well as 20-minute oral presentations of the participants. Poster session is also planned.

The conference will be held in Hotel Novum (www.hotelnovum.pl) - the place of accommodation, which offers not only the conference halls but also drink bar and sauna. Apart from the scientific program, some social events are planned: an excursion to the Bochnia Salt Mine (www.bochnia-mine.eu), the conference dinner at the Royal Castle (www.zamekkrolewski.com.pl) and a barbecue party. It is also tradition that during the Polish Zeolite Association meetings the volleyball match is being played.

Buses from Krakow to Niepołomice will be provided by the organizers. They will depart from the Bus Station in Krakow, localized next to the Krakow Railway Station. This can be easily reached from the John Paul II International Airport Kraków-Balice by train.

The conference fee, which covers the conference proceedings, accommodation, full board and all social events will be 1300 PLN (ca 300 Euro) for regular participants and 1100 PLN (ca 250 Euro) for students. Persons willing to take part in the Forum, are kindly requested to fill in the registration form and send as an e-mail attatchment to: forum.zeolitowe@gmail.com

Important dates:
January 31, 2018 - deadline for registration
March 31, 2018 - deadline for abstracts
March 31, 2018 - deadline for payment
June 19, 2018 - the Conference opening


Scientific Commitee:
Dr. Barbara Gil
Dr. Wacław Makowski

Organizing Committee:
Dr. Dorota Majda
Dr. Paweł Kozyra
Aleksandra Korzeniowska M.Sc.