The conference is designed to bring together scientists, engineers, students, plant operators and suppliers; its emphasis is the applications of fluidization and fluid-bed technologies in industry.

The programme will draw on interest in:

  • Clean coal and renewable energy
  • Applications in chemical and metallurgical industries
  • Modelling and computational fluid dynamics
  • The fundamentals of fluidization
  • Auxiliary processes and novel applications

Call for Abstracts are still open.  Please submit your abstracts online


IFSA 2014 Conference Fees

Conference - Full Delegate - 19 & 20 November 2014 -  R6,250
Includes two nights accommodation (18 &19 Nov) at Glenburn Lodge, dinner, bed & breakfast, welcome cocktail party on 18 November and dinner on the 19 November, attendance at the conference (2 days), refreshment breaks (x3), lunches and conference proceedings.
Excludes transportation to and from Glenburn Lodge, meals and accommodation for accompanying persons, additional meals, drinks not at function and tour organisation.

Conference Day Delegate - 19 & 20 November 2014 - R3,950
Includes as per above, excluding accommodation.

IFSA Short Course – 18 November 2014 - R1,200
Refreshments and notes are included.

IFSA Short Course - Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - R2,510
Includes dinner(17 Nov) bed and breakfast, refreshments and course notes.


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