ISCRE 28 International Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering 2024

June 16 to 19, 2024 Turku/Åbo, Finland



  • Conference site: Cultural and conference centre Logomo in the downtown
  • Gala dinner in the medieval castle of Turku/Åbo
  • Post-conference excursion
  • The most prestigeous conference in chemical reaction engineering Around 400 participants expected from all over the world An event of European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE), Working Party of Chemical Reaction Engineering (WP CRE). Tradition since 1957!
  • Turku/Åbo has a large accommodation capacity with several hotels in the downtown area (e.g. Scandic Hotel Julia, Scandic Hotel Plaza, Scandic Hotel Hamburger Börs, Sokos Hotel Wiklund, Solo Sokos Hotel Turun Seurahuone, Hotel Centro). Special prices for conference guests have been negotiated. Less expensive B&B accommodation is available, please consult
  • Turku/Åbo is easily accessible by flight (local airport in Turku and Helsinki airport, direct flights to Turku from Stockholm, Riga, Gdansk, Rome…, ), railway from Helsinki, ferryboat Stockholm-Turku – 2 hours from Brussels to Finland
  • Finland is a bilingual Schengen country, member of European Union, Nordic Council and NATO
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Scientific Programme

Plenary and keynote lecturers

  • Will be selected emphasizing the topics of the conference and the global dimension of chemical reaction engineering
  • Full travel support will be provided to plenary speakers (hotel, fligths, other transport)
  • No participation fee for plenary and keynote speakers

Topics of the conference

  • Fundamentals of chemical reaction engineering
  • Bridging molecular modelling, thermodynamics and kinetics
  • Multiphase reactors and new reaction media
  • New reactor structures: from micro to milli and macro
  • Process dynamics and safety
  • Process intensification in reaction engineering
  • Reaction and bio-reaction engineering of renewables
  • Reaction engineering crossing the boundaries
  • Education session: what to teach in the future


  • Scientific committee: members of EFCE Working Party in Chemical Reaction Engineering and members from American and Asia-Pacific area
  • Local organising committee: selected co-workers from Johan Gadolin Process Chemistry Centre (PCC) of Åbo Akademi University
  • President of the Scientific and Organization committee: Academy Professor Tapio Salmi (Academy of Finland and Åbo Akademi)

Key Dates and Fees

  • Abstract submission opens:   October 1st, 2023
  • Abstract submission closes:  January 15, 2024
  • Notification of acceptance:   February 28 2024
  • Early bird registration deadline:  May 1st 2024
  • Conference fees:
    • 500 euro (standard, early bird), after May 1st, 750 euro
    • 400 euro (graduate and undergraduate students, early bird), after May 1st, 550 euro

Abstract and Registration

  • Abstract submission and registration opens:   October, 2023
  • Abstract template can be downloaded here
  • Follow the instructions in the abstract template for formatting. Abstract length is 2 pages, upload abstract in pdf format

Venue Logomo

Social Programme

  • Welcome reception Sunday 16.6.2024 in brewey restaurant Koulu (School)
  • Banquet in medieval Turku Castle Tuesday 18.6.2024
  • Post-Conference Excursion in Turku Archipelago