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Scientific contact at DBFZ
Benjamin Wirth
+49 (0)341 2434-449

Administrative contact at DBFZ
Angela Gröber
+49 (0)341 2434-457

Scientific contact at ATB
Dr. Judy Libra
+49 (0)331 5699-856

Administrative contact at ATB
Helene Foltan
+49 (0)331 5699-820

Under the auspices
of Thomas Schmidt
Minister of Environment and Agriculture

Organized by

with support by


Field Trip

The afternoon of the last day of the symposium will feature a field trip to a German-based HTC plant at demonstration scale. SunCoal Industries GmbH will open its doors for the symposium attendees!


  • 2:00-2:45 PM     Bus transfer to SunCoal Industries
  • 3:00-4:30 PM     Guided tour in 3 groups à 15 people
  • 4:45-5:30 PM     Bus transfer to Berlin main station

The field trip will include the fees for the bus transfer from the symposium's venue to SunCoal Industries and back to Berlin main station. Please add it to your registration when you are interested.

Seats will be available only in limited quantity! The field trip is mainly intended for international participants. The tour will be held in English.