About the conference

Ammonia World V3-01Dear Colleagues,

The ammonia conference: New and Old in the Ammonia World – 2017

Will be held at the Technion from 15-16.11.2017.  It is being supported by Technion president, Prof. Peretz Lavie, and is organized by Prof. Gideon Grader and Prof. Danny Lewin of  the Technion Chemical Engineering department.

This focused meeting will concentrate on the local and global aspects of ammonia.

Specifically, the following topics will be covered:

  • Ammonia safety and risk assessment.
  • Ammonia atmospheric transport.
  • Ammonia production & global markets.

The conference will include a virtual reality 3D presentation of an ammonia production plant developed by the German company Linde

The meeting will include five talks presented by international experts in the ammonia field who agreed to contribute to this special meeting. Contributions from local speakers are welcome through the conference website.

The  closing session of the conference will include a panel discussion with questions from the audience to the invited experts and a number of Israeli guests .


Contributed abstracts from local participants in all fields related to ammonia will be considered for the scientific program. Abstracts (one page max) should be submitted online to the conference email: AmmoniaCon2017@gmail.com

Important  Dates:

31.10.17                 Abstract submission

5.11.17–                    Notification of acceptance

15+16.11.17–        Conference


Gideon Grader and Danny Lewin

Department of Chemical Engineering, Technion