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The 5th World Forum on Industrial Minerals (WFIM-5)
AIPEA Short Course
Qing Yang (Jiu Hua Shan), Chi Zhou City, China
October 16-19, 2021
Theme: Working Together on Industrial Minerals in a Green and Sustainable Future
(中文版 Chinese Version）
On behalf of the Organising Committee, it is our great pleasure to invite you to participate in the 5th World Forum on Industrial Minerals (WFIM-5).
WHERE AND WHEN?
The WFIM-5 will be held in a beautiful place, Qing Yang County (Jiu Hua Shan), Chi Zhou City, China, during October 16-19, 2021 (with available flight and train connections).
The conference venue is ideally located in a magnificent scenic area alongside Jiu Hua Shan UNESCO World GeoPark and National Forestry Park, with easy access to public transport, hotels, restaurants and bars, pedestrian shopping areas, museums, parks, gardens as well as serving as a base for further excursions in China.
The main theme of the WFIM-5 is Working Together on Industrial Minerals in a Green and Sustainable Future and its aim is to explore current research progress and to promote the discussion of the challenges facing science and technology of Industrial Minerals and related interdisciplinary aspects, including nanotechology, catalysis, material science, nanominerals, nanogeoscience and equipment.
The WFIM-5 also aims to foster opportunities for partnerships and collaborations between delegates as well as between industry and academia.
The WFIM-5 is also being held in association with AIPEA Short Course, focusing on Industrial Applications of Clay Minerals to enable industry, academia, and in particular students, to gain knowledge on state-of-the-art methods and applications in the clay mineral field.
PLENARY, INVITED SPEAKERS AND POSTERS
The conference will feature outstanding plenary and invited speakers, as well as poster presentations.
Students and young scientists are more than welcome! Student attendance will be encouraged and supported by affordable, reduced registration fees and preferential rates for accommodation and giving the possibility to present their results during Oral and Poster Sessions.
The program of the meeting will include the following topics and promote innovations and breakthroughs by multidisciplinary interactions :
Session 1: Challenging Issue in Geochemistry, Geophysics and Mineralogy Related to Non-metallic Minerals
Session 2: Characterization and Analysis of Non-metallic Minerals
Session 3: Nanoporous Materials & Nanosheets Related to Non-metallic Minerals
Session 4: Functional Mineral/Polymer Nanocomposites & Biomass/Mineral Nanocomposites
Session 5: Nano-Catalysis, Battery & Energy Materials Related to Non-metallic Minerals;
Session 6: Biomaterials and biomedicine Related to Non-metallic Minerals
Session 7: Soil & Eco-Environment; Agriculture & Forestry; Animal Husbandry and Fisheries
Session 8: Cleaner Processes and Production of Non-metallic Minerals
Session 9: Non-metallic Minerals & Computer, Communication and Transportation
Session 10 (Poster): The topics of the work which are focused on or relevant to S1-S9 above are all acceptable. Awards will be set and selected for best Poster presenters.
For those who merely want to give a Poster, the abstracts should all be submitted with mentioning it as 'poster' in the doc file name.
January 1, 2021 – June 15, 2021 (Deadline)
Before June 15, 2021.
Further detailed information can be found on our official conference website.
Template of Abstract;
Information on Topics and Abstract Submission
Sign-up, Registration and Hotel Booking Form
A rich social programme including the Welcome Reception, Conference Banquet, and excursions will allow conference attendees and accompanying persons to enjoy the warm hospitality and the extraordinary beauty of Qing Yang, Jiuhuashan, and its surroundings.
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For further detailed and updated information, please keep visiting our official conference website.
We cordially invite you to join this scientific event and to present your recent prominent research findings.
We look forward to welcoming you to Qing Yang and to the Conference that promises to be both a great scientific and social event.
Hong Ping He
AIPEA Short Course Chairs
Phone:++ 86 135 880 660 98