International Conference on Compressors and their Systems 2017
Following the success of the 9th London International Compressor Conference the 10th in this series will again be extended to cover three full days. 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.
The conference dinner will take place on Day 1 (Monday 11th September) at the Royal Society of Science.
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.
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
9 June 2017 Author Registration (for paper to be included in online publication)
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.