Besides oral and poster presentations, 3 workshops will be organized to take more time to discuss hot topics:

Workshop on Phosphorous: Sustainable Use of Phosphorus

Chaired by: Prof. Matthias Beller

Dr. Willem Schipper

Willem Schipper Consulting, Netherlands

Talk title: Phosphate recycling

Dr. Chris Slootweg

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Talk title: Sustainable Chemistry to Enable a Circular Economy: Circular Use of Phosphorus

Prof. Jan J. Weigand

Technical University of Dresden, Germany

Talk title: coming soon


Workshop on Boron: Boron-Based Compounds: Potential and Emerging Applications in Medicine

Chaired by: Prof. Hiroyuki Nakamura

Dr. Agnieszka Adamczyk-Woźniak

Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Talk title: Benzoxaboroles as a novel class of biologically active compounds

Prof. Detlef Gabel

Jacobs University, Germany

Talk title: Boron clusters in medicinal chemistry: What can we do to promote them?

Dr. C. Tony Liu 

Boragen Inc., US

Talk title: Boron for Ag Innovation


Workshop on Silicon: Novel applications of silicon-based materials

Chaired by: Prof. Don Tilley

Dr. Julien Cambedouzou

Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier, France

Talk title: Controlling the porosity of silicon carbide by templating molecular and polymeric precursors

Dr. Valeria Harabagiu

‘‘Petru Poni’’ Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Romania

Talk title: Polysilanes: Optoelectronic properties and application generated by electrons delocalization along Si-Si backbone

Dr. Emanuel Ionescu

Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany

Talk title: Preceramic Polymer Routes to Advanced Si-Containing Ceramics