Conference

Scientific Committee

Lorenz Adrian
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research UFZ (Germany)

Federico Aulenta
Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Elisabeth Edwards
University of Toronto (Canada)

Tobias Goris
Friedrich Schiller University (Germany)

Frank Loeffler
University of Tennessee Knoxville (USA)

Bruna Matturro
Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Ivonne Nijenhuis
Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ (Germany)

Shanquan Wang
Sun Yat-Sen University (China)

Birthe Kjellerup Veno
University of Maryland at College Park (USA)

Marco Petrangeli Papini
La Sapienza University of Rome (Italy)

Simona Rossetti
Water Research Institute IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Organizing Committee

Simona Rossetti
Conference Chair, Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Bruna Matturro
Conference Co-Chair, Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Federico Aulenta
Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Simona Crognale
Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Carolina Cruz Viggi
Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Francesca Di Pippo
Water Research Institute – IRSA-CNR (Italy)

Topics

Anaerobic dehalogenation in pristine and contaminated environments

Non-respiratory Reductive Dehalogenation

Organohalide Respiratory Chains – Biochemistry, Architecture and Regulation

Omics and Meta-omics of organohalide-respiring bacteria (OHRB)

Ecophysiology of organohalide respiration (OHR)

Bioelectrochemical OHR: fundamental aspects and engineered solutions

OHR field-scale application

Timetable

14:00-14:30 Registration
14:30-15.00 Welcome and Introduction
15:00-15:30 Keynote lecture
15.30-16.00 Coffee break
16:30-17:30 Technical session
8:30-9:00 Keynote lecture
9:00-10.00 Technical session
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:00 Technical session and flash poster presentations
12:00-13:30 Lunch/poster session
13:30-15:00 Technical session
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-17:00 Technical session
8:30-9:00 Keynote lecture
9:00-10.00 Technical session
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:00 Technical session and flash poster presentations
12:00-13:30 lunch/poster session
13:30-15:00 Technical session
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-17:00 Technical session
Social Dinner
8:30-9:00 Keynote lecture
9:00-10:00 Technical session
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:30 Technical session
11:30-12:30 Closing remarks and ceremony

Presentation Guidelines

Oral presentation guidelines

Each presentation has a 15 min slot. All presenters should upload your PPT file (Microsoft PowerPoint* (*.ppt) or (*pptx) or PDF file (Adobe Acrobat Reader (.pdf) to the computer in the presentation room before the session starts.
Please contact the congress secretariat in advance by email: dehalocon2020@zeroseicongressi.it if you have any other requests about the technical facilities.

E-poster presentation guidelines

The DehaloCon poster sessions aim to be open and accessible to conference delegates during the whole conference in order to stimulating discussions and encouraging networking.  E-posters can be viewed during the breaks at all screens. Poster presentations will be held using 16 digital 55” display screens. In addition, sessions with flash poster presentations (2 mins each) will be scheduled and led by moderators.
Posters should be sent in PDF format  (vertical)  in high resolution, 1080 x 1920 pixel, in a A4  singular page, with 1 cm blank for each side.

Social Dinner

coming soon

ORGANIZING SECRETARIAT

Zeroseicongressi S.r.l.

Via Benaco 15 – 00199 Roma
[+39] 068416681 – [+39] 068411861 – [+39] 0685352882
dehalocon2020@zeroseicongressi.it
www.zeroseicongressi.it