Three exciting technical tours for the 12th IFC in Shanghai, China confirmed!

Before the 12th International Freiberg Conference on Circular Carbon Technologies (12th IFC) which will take place from 23-26 September 2024 at the JW Marriot Hotel Shanghai, conference participants will have the chance to take part in exciting (optional) technical tours to world-scale chemical sites and engage specialists and experts personally to find out more about the latest developments in China. The three technical tours are:

  • Thursday and Friday 19th – 20th September: Technical Tour NINGXIA will visit the world’s largest Coal-to-Liquids (CtL) facility and enable participants to gain first-hand experience of the state-of-the art of Coal-to-X production in China.
  • Saturday 21st September: Technical Tour TENGZHOU will visit the demonstration plants of the OMB gasification technology and a pilot-scale waste gasification facility to enable insights into the latest developments in China’s efforts to reduce the carbon footprint of its chemical sector.
  • Monday 23rd September: the Technical Tour SHANGHAI will visit the Institute of Clean Coal Technology (ICCT) campus in the East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) for an introduction to ICCT’s R&D activities and site visit to their laboratory and bench-scale facilities.

Please refer to Technical Tours for the schedules of the site visits and more detailed information. Places for technical tours are limited hence register soon to ensure your place!