International Conference on Compressors and their Systems 2017

  1. Programme
  2. Organising committee
  3. Short Course/Forum
  4. Industry Day
  5. Conference fees and booking conditions
  6. Book a place
  7. Invoices, visas and refunds
  8. Accommodation
  9. Contact us
  10. 2015 Conference
  11. 20th Anniversary of the Compressor Centre
    1. Programme
    2. Organising committee
    3. Short Course/Forum
    4. Industry Day
    5. Conference fees and booking conditions
    6. Book a place
    7. Invoices, visas and refunds
    8. Accommodation
    9. Contact us
    10. 2015 Conference
    11. 20th Anniversary of the Compressor Centre

International Conference on Compressors and their Systems 2017

Conference summary

As a result of the success of the 9th London International Compressor Conference the 10th in this series will be extended to cover three full days. As in the 9th conference, the programme will include a full session dedicated to industrial issues of a non-technical nature, in addition to the traditional keynote addresses, research and technical papers, podium papers and discussions.

Featuring participation by manufacturers of compressors, expanders and systems and control systems, equipment suppliers, users and research organisations. This conference provides a forum where developments in air, gas and refrigeration compressors, vacuum pumps, expanders, related systems and components
can be presented for discussion.

Day 1 and 2

These will be dedicated to the presentation of research and technical papers including keynotes, podium papers and discussions.

Industry Day (Day 3)

This will give representatives from industry an opportunity to describe how their companies are responding to changes in technology or market demands, eg. due to economic, environmental or legislative changes.

The conference will be preceded by a short course on Computation fluid dynamics in rotary positive displacement machines, taking place on 9th and 10th September 2017.

Conference Scope

This conference will cover:

Technology Development
Operation, Maintenance and Reliability
Safety and Environmental Impact
Energy Efficiency and Carbon Footprint
Novel applications
System Integration and Behaviour
Upgrades and Refurbishment
Design and Manufacture
Education and Professional Development

Abstract and paper submission

All papers will be written and presented in English and will not have been presented or published at previous events. The papers will be published in a soft-bound volume as well as digitally, available to conference delegates. Authors are expected to attend the conference to present their work. Papers of merit will be considered for submission to an IMechE journal. Papers published in the conference proceedings will also be considered for an IMechE award consisting of a monetary prize and certificate.

2 December 2016 Abstract submission deadline of not more than 250 words
17 February 2017 Selected authors to submit draft paper of up to 4000 words
19 May 2017 Draft paper refereed and final paper submitted

Late May 2017 (date TBC) Author Registration (for paper to be included in online publication)

Abstract submission information will be added in due course.

Instructions for authors

2017 Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

There are a number of opportunities to sponsor the 2017 Compressors Conference. Please use the link below to view the available sponsorship options, and email the events team to discuss your preferences or to discuss a bespoke package.

Conference sponsorship options

2017 Conference sponsored by

Holroyd-logo             Howden-logo             KAPP-logo

Platinum sponsor                                                      Gold sponsor                              Silver sponsor

Run in conjunction with

imeche-logo             ior             ior

Supported by

kth