The SIPS 2017 - Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit
& Exhibition was held in Cancun, Mexico from 22-26 October 2017.
This year, the summit honored the 2017 STARS from the closed cycle of materials sciences: from mining and mineral processing, to metals extraction and processing, and to development of new materials. In alphabetical order, they are:
Dr. Kongoli introduces the VIP guests of SIPS 2017: Dan Shechtman, Donna Nelson, Patricio Barrios, Harold Dodds, Norman Lotter, Fernand Marquis, Jean-Marie Dubois, John Starkey, Colin Joudrie
The honorees cover areas of materials sciences that appear distinct, but are in reality all mutually related and share a common
theme of sustainability.
The summit was addressed by major figures from industrial companies, politics, university education and Research Institutions from all over the world. Some of them were awarded Fray International Sustainability Award.
Prof. Fernand Marquis, Dr. Patricio Barrios, Dr. Norman Lotter, Dr. Florian Kongoli, Prof. Harold Dodds, Prof. Donna Nelson, Robert Y. Yildirim, and Prof. Dan Shechtman
The Printed Report of the symposium can be found at: www.flogen.org/sips2017/pdf/sips2017Report.pdf
The Video Reports of the symposium can be found at: http://www.flogen.org/sips2017/?gid=68
More information at the symposium web site at: www.flogen.org/sips2017
The summit had an Opening Event, three Summit Plenary sessions, and a Summit Gala that combined Nobel Prize Winners along with:
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Dan Shechtman
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Robert Y. Yildirim
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Donna J. Nelson
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Dr. Patricio Barrios
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Dr. Tamer Turna
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Harold L. Dodds
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Christian Amatore
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Fernand Marquis
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Dominique Chatain
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Michael Zehetbauer
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Katerina Aifantis
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Dean Vucinic
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Dr. Norman Lotter
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Janna Maranas
Round Table Discussion at SIPS2017
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Prof. Janna Maranas, Prof. Donna Nelson and Prof. Robert Yildirim
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Dr. Christian Amatore , Dr. Katerina Aifantis and Prof. Janna Maranas
Dr. Florian Kongoli with Robert Yildirim and Jasper Yildirim
SIPS 2017 Social Events
A collection of the various social events that took place during SIPS2017, in Cancun, Mexico
Hon. Pierre Arcand becomes Chair of the treasury board for the Quebec Liberal Party
Hon. Pierre Arcand, former Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and the Northern Mining Plan, Quebec, Canada, recipient of FLOGEN 2014 Fray International Sustainability Award in the category of politics at FLOGEN 2014 SIPS (Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit) in Cancun, Mexico, July 2014. (Official Award Web site: https://www.flogen.org/?p=20&sp=1&bio=Arcand )
Honorable Pierre Arcand, Receiving the Fray International Sustainability Award from Dr. Florian Kongoli at FLOGEN SIPS 2014
Pierre Arcand addresses Dr. Florian Kongoli after receiving the Fray International Sustainability Award at FLOGEN SIPS 2014
Following the footsteps of other FLOGEN award recipients who have subsequently achieved further recognition, Hon. Pierre Arcand, became Chair of the treasury board for the Quebec Liberal Party on October 11, 2017.
We wish similar future successes for all FLOGEN Award winners that were honored during SIPS in previous years as documented in the pages of this web site.
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