CAPE (Computer Aided Process Engineering) Forum 2016


30th and 31st March, and 1st April 2016
EPFL Valais-Wallis, Sion, Switzerland


It is our great pleasure to invite you to the CAPE Forum 2016 taking place at EPFL, Switzerland. The broad focus of CAPE Forum 2016 is Computer Aided Process Engineering Methods for the Development of Bio-refineries and Energy Systems. CAPE FORUM 2016 is receiving the support of the National Research Programme “Resource Wood” (NRP 66) of Switzerland.

You can submit your abstract (~ 400 words) and one slide (graphical abstract), using the following link.


    • Solar energy for fuels, chemicals and electricity    More Info
      Prof. Rakesh Agrawal (Purdue University, USA)     Biography

    • Life cycle analysis and optimization for sustainable synthesis of biofuels and bioproducts pathways    More Info
      Prof. Fengqi You (Northwestern University, USA)    Biography

    • Design of integrated biorefineries   More Info
      Prof. Antonios Kokosis (National Technical University of Athens, GR)    Biography

    • Gas-to-liquid (GTL) technologies for production of fuels and chemical from lignocellulosic biomass     More Info
      Prof. Mario Richard Eden (Auburn University, USA)    Biography

    • Integral valorization of biomass as the key for sustainable biorefineries    More Info
      Prof. Adriano Viana Ensinas (UFABC, Brazil)     Biography

    • New vistas in chemical product and process design    More Info
      Prof. Rafiqul Gani (Technical University of Denmark)     Biography


IMPORTANT DATES:            20.02.2016      Deadline for Abstract Submission     

                                                25.02.2016      Acceptance Notification (Sent)

                                                20.03.2006      Early-bird registration 




COMMITTEE:                          Prof. François Marechal (Chair)

                                                 Dr. Shivom Sharma


PROGRAM:                           Program and Keynotes       Abstracts


REGISTRATION:                   Please use the link for the registration (Registration Fee = 150 CHF)


ACCOMMODATION:             Hotels in Sion       B&B Sion     Apartments in Sion


TRAVEL:                                Google Map   (nearest airport: Geneva, nearest train station: Sion)