7th international symposium on
energy from biomass and waste


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Take advantage of our summer promotion. Register to the conference by August 10th and save 30% on your registration fee using the promo code WTE2018

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Special Issue on Renewable Energy!

We are proud to announce that a Special Issue of Renewable Energy Journal (IF 4.900) entitled “Biomass as a sustainable energy source” will be compiled, based on a set of selected papers from the Venice 2018 Symposium.

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New Call: Special session on Waste and Health

Without doubt this issue is currently fundamental in the field of waste management, as it represents one of the main population concerns associated with the acceptance of WM facilities.... by Raffaello Cossu

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Venice 2018 Symposium

The production of energy from alternative sources and its impact on climate change are among the main strategic tools implicated in the sustainable development of our society. Numerous types of biomass and wastes contribute towards the production of energy and reduction in the use of fossil fuels by means of biological, chemical and thermal processes. Existing biomass and waste to energy technologies are currently undergoing rapid development. Despite growing interest in the use of these technologies, in many countries their implementation remains limited.
The aim of the Venice 2018 Symposium is to focus on the advances made in the application of different substrates and biological/thermal technologies for energy recovery from biomass and waste and to encourage discussion in these fields. The conference will feature three days of scientific presentations plus one day of guided technical tours at biochemical and thermochemical plants, with an expected attendance of over 600 delegates from tens of different countries worldwide.

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Coordinated by

  • William P. CLARKE
    University of Queensland (AU)
  • Raffaello COSSU
    University of Padova (IT)
  • Toshihiko MATSUTO
    University of Hokkaido (JP)
  • Michael NELLES
    University of Rostock (DE)
  • Rainer STEGMANN
    Hamburg University of Technology (DE)
  • Jianguo LIU
    Tsinghua University (CN)

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Organising secretariat

With the scientific support of