Mr. Norberto Bellandi
Mr. Fernando Plaza

Mr. Andreas Buhr
Mr. Richard Knauss

Dr. Carlos Pagliosa

Program Guidelines

Technical Program Chair:
Paschoal Bonadia Neto
Magnesita S.A.

Deadline for Abstracts Submission is November 30, 2016
Deadline for Papers Submission is April 1, 2017

The program calls for approximately 200 papers, with a final selection of qualified papers by the Technical Program Committee to be made on the basis of technical, as well as the date and order in which the abstracts are received. Applicants will receive e-mail notification of acceptance by December 31, 2016

Authors of accepted abstracts will be required to submit a paper for publication in the collected proceedings. Deadline for paper proceedings will be April 1, 2017. Manuscripts received after this date will not be considered.

Oral presentations will be 20 minutes, including 15 minutes for presentations and 5 minutes for discussion. A posters session will also be available.