8th International Conference on Environmental Catalysis (ICEC)

August 24, 2014 – August 28, 2014 all-day
Historic Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa
Dr. Todd J. Toops
(865) 946-1207

On behalf of the local organizing committee and the International Advisory Board (IAB), we would like to invite you to the 8th International Conference on Environmental Catalysis (ICEC). The ICEC returns to U.S. soil for the first time since 1998. As the 3.5 day event will be held August 24-27, 2014 at the Historic Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa in beautiful and scenic Asheville, North Carolina. Current technological challenges in environmental catalysis will be presented in 2 plenary presentations, 3 parallel oral session and 2 poster sessions.

The Scientific Programme of ICEC 2014 will be organized around following main topics:

Sustainable and clean energy production

  • Bio-fuel catalysis
  • Fuel cells, electrolyzers and solar fuels
  • Fuel reforming
  • Catalytic combustion

Emission Control

  • Mobile and Stationary source emissions
  • TWC, Lean de-NOx, and de-Soot
  • Low temperature exhaust applications

Indoor air cleaning

  • VOCs, PAH, adsorption

Water Treatment

  • Non-biodegradable organic oxidation
  • Nitrates reduction
  • Sludge removal

Green Chemistry

  • Biomass to chemicals
  • CO2 valorization
  • Environmentally-friendly catalytic processes


  • November 2013 – Call for papers, Submission platform opens
  • January 2014 – Abstract submission deadline
  • April 2014 – Notification of acceptance
  • May 2014 – Early bird registration deadline
  • July 2014 – Scientific program available
  • August 24-27, 2014 – 8th ICEC in Asheville, NC USA