FLOGEN SIPS Impressions

FLOGEN SIPS has had numerous guests attend over the years. The impressions of various esteemed guests can be seen below, and is updated yearly after each international symposium.


sips2021/img3/thumbs_4759.png Prof. Tunc Aldemir
The Ohio State University, United States

One of the best organized technical meetings I have attended over the past 35 years

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1557.jpg Dr Austen Angell
Arizona State University, United States

I wanted to say thank you for the fun of your SIPS meeting, and for the video recording of the banquet night. All around it was a pretty enjoyable meeting though different from most of the meetings that I have been going to

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4584.jpg Prof. Michel Armand
CIC Energigune, France

A perfect conference, with at least three symposia which I could attend, two partially. A very fulfilling week, in first class hotel accommodation/food.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_5160.jpg Dr. Alex Campos
Federal University of Ouro Preto, Brazil

Was a great experience to be able to network, see what is new in the industry.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_5227.jpg Dr. George Hadjipanayis
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Delaware, United States

I enjoyed the conference event. I liked most of the plenary talks, they were very informative. I had the opportunity to interact with some of the other speakers in the Kobe symposium and got some ideas/advice.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4916.png Dr. Shigeru Hirano
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan

This is very instructive and informative summit! Thank you.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3533.jpg Dr. Tsuyoshi Hoshino
National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology (QST), Japan

Excellent event

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4778.jpg Dr. Takahiko Iriyama
Corporate R&D Center, Daido Steel Co., Ltd., Japan

I think the SIPS is very great conference to have many chances to communicate with wide ranges of persons.

no_photo Prof. Hiroshi Iwai
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

This was the first time for me to attend SIPS. I enjoyed the excellent location for the venue and was impressed by the warm hospitality.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4415.png Prof. Yoshio Kobayashi
Ibaraki University, Japan

I enjoyed the conference. Thank you very much for your arrangement.

no_photo Dr. Guangsheng Liu
BGRIMM Technology Group, China

Very good conference. Hope to see you next time.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_5128.png Dr. Anna Milewska
AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland

Very interesting conference, wide thematic scope, high-level presentations, beautiful place

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2720.jpg Dr Donna Nelson
University of Oklahoma USA, United States

Your events are always excellent

sips2021/img3/thumbs_5085.png Prof. Oleg Ostrovski
The University of New South Wales Sydney, Australia

Excellent organisation of the Summit.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_257.jpg Dr. Snezana Papovic
Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad,

It was great experience and great honor and pleasure to attend such a congress

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4633.png Prof. Dr. Ludwig Schultz
TU Dresden, Germany

Very interesting symposia, good chance to meet old friends as well as famous celebrities.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_5194.jpg Dr. Claudio Tamagnini
University of Perugia, Italy

Excellent organization, very high scientific level of the events attended.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4875.jpg Dr. Danai Tsakiri
National Technical University of Athens, Greece

It was a very interesting summit with a great variety of subjects and very distinguished people to discuss with.

no_photo Eng. Alexandra-Georgiana Vatui
National Research- Development Institute for Nonferrous and Rare Metals- IMNR Bucharest, Romania, Romania

It was a pleasure and an honor to participate at this event!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_594.jpg Dr Constantinos Vayenas
University of Patras, Greece

Overall I was very happy with the organization and quality of SIPS2019. The quality of the conferences I could attend was excellent. The organizers should be commended for their nice work.

no_photo Dr. Pratheeba Vimalnath
Cambridge University, United Kingdom

Overall a wonderful event!

no_photo Eng. Yutaka Yoshida
Daido Steel (America) Inc., Canada

Very satisfied overall.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4563.jpg Dr. Dimitrios Zagoraios
University of Patras, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Greece

It was a great opportunity to meet Nobelists and attend their presentations

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1928.jpg Prof. Yunfeng Zhu
Nanjing Tech University, China

Excellent event


sips2021/img3/thumbs_4165.jpg Eng. Paulo Afonso Gomes
FLOGEN Technologies Inc., Brazil

SIPS2018 could not be better. The Nobel Laureates, professionals, it is all great.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4346.jpg Sir Dr. Andre Geim
University of Manchester, United Kingdom

It is a pleasure to be here. SIPS is very important in respect to science and scientists, and is a good reminder of them being what keeps us going on.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4349.png Dr. Alp Malazgirt
YILMADEN Corporation, Turkey

My impression is just excellent. I think what you and your staff have accomplished gathering.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2720.jpg Dr Donna Nelson
University of Oklahoma USA, United States

First, the conference is absolutely fabulous and successful. I think one of the things that people enjoy the most is the ability to interact with each other and learn from each other.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3440.jpg Dr. Alexander Oleinick
CNRS, France

SIPS2018 is an extremely unique conference, because it allows business and academia to mingle, which is really outstanding.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_5670.jpg Dr. Joao Ricardo Ribas
Hospital Miguel Couto, Brazil

It was a great night. There were numerous great presentations, and I am overall very happy.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3577.jpg Dr. Florian Spieckermann
University of Leoben, Austria

SIPS2018 is a very inspiring meeting

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4345.jpg Sir Dr. Fraser Stoddart
Northwestern University, United States

I am very impressed by SIPS2018. It is a unique conference, with a lot of attention given to sustainability and the future of the planet.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4142.png Dr Alain Tressaud
ICMCB-CNRS, University Bordeaux, France

This is the first time I have attended your summit. It is something really exceptional because it focuses on important topics such as sustainability.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_4348.jpg Dr Kurt Wuthrich
ETH Zurich Switzerland and Scripps Research, USA

I want to thank you for inviting me to this event which got me in contact with a new group of people; not only engineers but also scientists. I was impressed by the high quality of talks given.


sips2021/img3/thumbs_3179.jpg Dr. Christian Amatore
CNRS & PSL, France

I was really impressed by the quality of the meeting and many of the speakers. Let me also thank your team for the efficient management and help.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3057.jpg Prof. Nikolai Boshkov
Institute of Physical Chemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

I would like once again to express my satisfaction from my participation at SIPS 2017 which was very impressive for me. My overall evaluation for SIPS 2017 as well as in the areas of interest for me is excellent.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1276.jpg Prof. Isabelle Braems
IMN-CNRS, France

Thanks again for the organization of the symposium. We had nice reviews from the speakers.

no_photo Eng. Jinyoung Chun
Korea Institute of Ceramic Engineering & Technology (KICET),

2017 SIPS was a very nice conference to me. Most of the presentations were invited talks, so the quality of presentations was very good. Moreover, it gave me the valuable opportunity to network with other researchers.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_Array.jpg Eng. Ashish Dawari
Bharat Forge Limited, Kalyni centre for technology & innovation, India

It was a nice experience, and very helpful to interact with researchers from all over the world.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3088.jpg Eng. Juma Haydary
Institute of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Slovak University of Technology,

I would like to express my thanks for perfect organization of SIPS conference and hospitality in Cancun.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_335.jpg Dr. Pavel Kozlov
UMMC-Holding, Russian Federation

Thank you for the great summit.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_408.jpg Eng. Libor Kraus
COMTES FHT Inc., Czech Republic

Very good symposium.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2790.jpg Dr. Athanasios G. Mamalis
Demokritos National Center for Scientific Research, Greece

I would like to express my sincere thanks for your outstanding event in Cancun and your excellent hospitality. This event was organized at a high level, both from scientific, mainly, as well as from cultural activities point of view. I look forward to your next event in Rio de Janeiro in 2018.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3627.jpg Dr. Fernand D. S. Marquis
United Nano technologies (UNT) and Integrated Materials Technologies and Systems (IMTS), United States

I think SIPS 2017 was a great success in all appertaining domains and I would very much like to take this opportunity to thank you and your entire Team for the great job well done.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3128.jpg Eng. Yoshitaka Matsukawa
Tohoku University, Japan

The SIPS2017 was a great conference to me. I could obtain lots of inspiration through communication with scientists involved in different fields from my field.

no_photo Eng. Kunichi Miyazawa
Tokyo University of Science, Japan

Thank you very much for your invitation to the SIPS 2017 conference. I enjoyed various talks and foods in the hotel.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2720.jpg Dr Donna Nelson
University of Oklahoma USA, United States

Thanks for the terrific meeting.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2831.jpg Dr. Krishna Parameswaran
tfgMM Strategic Consulting, United States

A very informative conference.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3013.jpg Eng. Kamlesh Phapale
Bharat Forge Ltd., India

Good arrangement, also we will plan to join SIPS 2018.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_3277.jpg Dr. Dean Vucinic
Vesalius College, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

The conference was indeed, very perfect. I have been very honoured and pleased with all that did happen at SIPS. Thank you once more for all your organization, and I look forward to the next SIPS.

no_photo Eng. Tetsuya Yamada
Center for Energy & Environmental Science, Shinshu University, Japan

I had an effective time in Cancun because of the nice talks and the new knowledge acquired during the conference.


sips2021/img3/thumbs_2328.png Dr. Anil A. Bhalekar
Department of Chemistry, R. T. M. Nagpur University, India

Congratulations on staging SIPS 2016 with a grand success in Sanya. I hope you will continue such activities in future too.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2199.jpg Dr. Michael Coey
School of Physics, Ireland

Thanks for an interesting meeting in Hainan!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_347.png Dr Jose Carlos D'Abreu
PUC-Rio, Brazil

SIPS2016 was really a great success and a very happy experience for me! Congratulations to you and FLOGEN personnel who brought together so many specialists that gave me the opportunity to meet old friends and to make new ones!... Again, thank you so much for the Symposium in my honor and the opportunity to know the beautiful Sanya.

no_photo Eng. Pei Dejian
University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

Congratulations for the successful meeting. My teacher Yu Li attended the meeting and shared with me its wonderful content!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2023.png Eng. Xuefeng (John) Dong
University of New South Wales, Australia

I very much enjoyed the symposium and was impressed by Dr.Kongoli and his team members passion and efforts

sips2021/img3/thumbs_416.png Dr. Jean-Marie Dubois
Institut Jean Lamour, France

Once more, the Dubois Symposium at SIPS 2016 was a great success, from both human and scientific points of view.

no_photo Prof. Stein E. Johansen
Norwegian University of Science and Technology / Institute of Basic Research, USA, Norway

Thank you for a highly inspiring and well organized conference

sips2021/img3/thumbs_835.png Dr. Harald Arnljot Oye
NTNU, Norway

Thank you again for the invitation to Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit 2016. I enjoyed it very much.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1917.jpg Dr. Koji Saito
Nippon Steel, Japan

It was really nice talking with you in your wonderful conference. I enjoyed my stay.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1774.jpg Dr. Ruggero Santilli
Thunder Energies Corporation, United States

Thank you for a magnificent well organized and successful summit!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_918.jpg Dr Tateo Usui
Osaka University, Japan

Congratulations on your very nice "2016 Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit." It was a Great Success!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_2623.jpg Prof. Thomas Vougiouklis
Democritus University of Thrace, Greece

I and my daughter really enjoyed the event and we are looking forward to seeing you again.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1932.png Dr. Jun-Ichiro Yagi
Tohoku University, Japan

Thank you very much for your kind consideration to have held my symposium in SIPS2016, I had a good time with you and my friends, coworkers and students at the symposium.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1474.jpg Dr. Michael J. Zehetbauer
University of Vienna, Austria

The symposium was superb and we enjoyed it very much both from the scientific and human point of view!


sips2021/img3/thumbs_1503.jpeg Eng. Hesham Ahmed
Lulea University of Technology, Sweden

The event was good in general and well organized!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1730.jpeg Dr. Clinton Aigbavboa
University of Johannesburg, South Africa

I like the conference organization and the flexibility of paper submissions

sips2021/img3/thumbs_224.jpeg Prof. Zehra Akdeniz
Piri Reis University, Turkey

SIPS2015 was a great meeting and I enjoyed the talks and the activities after sessions. Thank you so much for organising such a successful SIPS2015 in Turkey.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_50.jpeg Prof. Christopher Anderson
Massey University, New Zealand

Another excellent event. Organisation was excellent, professional and efficient.

no_photo Eng. Mariana Rezende Barros
Universidade Federal de Goias, Brazil

I would like to thank the opportunity to attend such an important event in my area and be able to present my work. Everything was very good, great experience. I hope to attend the next FLOGEN SIPS.

no_photo Eng. Petr Bibora
Vyzkumny Ustav Stavebnich Hmot,a.s., Czech Republic

Well organized and interesting conference, thanks to the organizers.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1466.jpg Prof. Mariana Calin
IFW Dresden, Germany

Great, high-level conference. Thank you very much to the organizers.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_551.jpg Dr. Claudio Capiglia
Talga Technologies Limited, United Kingdom

Excellent organization .. I think it was very good to have round table discussions in order to actively involve all participants

no_photo Eng. Rene Cechmanek
Vyzkumny Ustav Stavebnich Hmot, Czech Republic

The event was a good opportunity to meet experts from various branches and get know new achievements in research and application.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1785.jpeg Dr. Amit Chattopadhyay
Aston University, United Kingdom

I would like to take this opportunity to thank the organisers on a most enjoyable and informative SIPS2015 conference. It was a pleasure to be a part of the scientific crowd in Turkey.

no_photo Dr. Leila Cherif
University of Tlemcen, Algeria

Thank you very much and sincere congratulations on this successful summit, which left in me a very favorable impression about SIPS 2015 and Antalya.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_347.png Dr Jose Carlos D'Abreu
PUC-Rio, Brazil

In general SIPS 2015 was an excellent event!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1222.jpg Dr. George Efremidis
University of Thessaly, Greece

A wonderful scientific environment.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1641.jpeg Prof. Akbar Farzanegan
UBC-Mining, Canada

I would like to thank all people involved in organizing such a large and prestigious symposium in which experts from various disciplines could gather and exchange their latest information for future co-operations. Good luck with the next summit SIPS2016.

no_photo Dr. Chenlong Gao
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Very useful conference!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_899.jpg Dr. Mery-Cecilia Gomez-Marroquin
National University of Engineering, Peru

I had an unforgettable stay in Antalya, Turkey. I only have words of praise for the committee organizing the event SIPS 2015

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1172.png Dr. Xiong He
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Good conference, good place.

no_photo Eng. Christopher Holding
Metallic Media Limited, United Kingdom

Thank you for an excellent event.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1477.jpeg Dr. Elena Kuzmina
Ufa Institute of Chemistry; Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation

Everything was excellent!

no_photo Dr. Svetlana Leiman
VNIItsvetmet, Kazakhstan

Thank you for organization of such great event! I would love to participate next year.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_596.jpg Fernard Marquis
Naval Postgraduate School, United States

This was a well designed and executed event, and the organized are to be congratulated.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_279.jpg Manfred Mauntz
cmc Instruments GmbH, Germany


sips2021/img3/thumbs_1658.jpg Dr. Brajendra Mishra
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, United States

One of the most well organized meetings I have attended

no_photo Dr. Thomas Niehoff
Linde AG, Germany

SIPS 2015 was very well organized

sips2021/img3/thumbs_660.jpg Prof. Roman Nowak
Nordic Hysitron Laboratory, Aalto University, Finland

I am really grateful for the opportunity of presenting my topic as a plenary in a particular symposium.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_962.jpeg Dr. Piotr Palimaka
AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland

For me it was my first big international conference. For my colleague it was their twentieth. After the conference my colleague said "I have never been on such a good conference."

sips2021/img3/thumbs_831.jpeg Dr. Chong-Lyuck Park

Perfect hotel and good presentation. I am so happy to be able to attend the SIPS 2015 symposium

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1644.jpeg Dr. Jun-Yong Park
Yonsei University,

It was really great and gave lots of good chances to share knowledge

sips2021/img3/thumbs_965.jpeg Dr. Stanislaw Pietrzyk
AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland

Very well organised conference, good place (Belek Cornelia resort), fantastic hospitality of staff

no_photo Prof. Ana-Maria Julieta Popescu
Ilie Murgulescu Institute of Physical Chemistry, Laboratory of Molten Salts, Romania

I consider this a very good conference with good opportunities to meet other specialists and to make good connections. I hope to have the opportunity to participate in other FLOGEN Symposiums

sips2021/img3/thumbs_927.jpeg Dr. Julien Rethore
CNRS Lyon, France

My best conference this year!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_36.jpeg Prof. Musa Rizaj
Prishtina University, Kosovo

SIPS2015 was perfectly organized!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1774.jpg Dr. Ruggero Santilli
Thunder Energies Corporation, United States

Excellent experience overall. All staff were great and enthusiastic and the location was spectacular and we all felt very welcome. The participants also were engaged and interested in cross information . Appreciated the enormous amount of work.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_421.jpeg Dr. Peipei Shi
UBC-Mining, Canada

I think the idea that scientists should enjoy their research and be acknowledged like a star is great

sips2021/img3/thumbs_563.jpg Dr. Viktor Shumskiy
VNIItsvetmet, Kazakhstan

Thank you for perfect organization!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1792.jpeg Dr. Konstantinos Spiliotis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Thanks for your spirit and your professionalism in SIPS2015

no_photo Eng. Raphael Silva Tomaz
Universidade Federal de Goias, Brazil

Excelent event!!

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1170.jpg Dr. Christine Wenzl
RHI AG, Austria

Very interesting topics and papers - excellent technical program. Round tables were a great idea! Excellent opportunity for experience exchange and networking.

no_photo Eng. Jing Xudong
JCC Lead&Zinc Metals Co.,Ltd, China

This is the first time I have attended the meeting. Thanks to the staff for their hard work. We hope for an even better SIPS2016!


sips2021/img3/thumbs_773.png Hon. Pierre Arcand
Energy & Natural Resources & Northern Mining Plan, Canada

Dr. Kongoli and his colleagues have a very distinguished and important event, that I am happy and grateful to be a part of.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_739.jpg Eng. Oscar Gonzalez Rocha
Southern Copper Corporation, Peru

I applaud SIPS for the invitation to the event, but also for the recognition that it brings.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_782.jpg Hon. Tarja Halonen
11th President of Finland, Finland

This conference is useful and very enjoyable.

sips2021/img3/thumbs_1781.png Dr. John Meech
UBC-Mining, Canada

I applaud FLOGEN and SIPS for promoting the contribution that scientists are making around the world.