Plenary Speakers

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Markus Antonietti
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Department of Colloid Chemistry, Potsdam, Germany


Title: „From new Carbon Nitrides to Organic Solid State Chemistry: Expanding Chemical Performance beyond the Previous Range“

Prof. Dr. Neil B. McKeown
School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh (UK)


Title: „Polymers of Intrinsic Microporosity: POPs without a Framework“

Prof. Dr. Omar M. Yaghi
James and Neeltje Tretter Chair Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, USA


Title: „Covalent Organic Frameworks: Precision Organic Chemistry in Infinite 2D and 3D.“

Invited Speakers

Dr. Michael Bojdys
Functional Nanomaterials, Department of Chemistry, Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany


Title: „Where is the “Goldilocks Zone” for Organic Materials ‘Beyond Graphene and Silicon’?“

Prof. Dr. Ali Coskun
Department of Chemistry, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Chemin du Musée 9, Switzerland


Title: „Tailoring Porous Organic Polymers For Energy and Environmental Applications.“

Prof. Dr. Yong CUI
School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China


Title: „Design and Synthesis of Chiral Covalent Organic Frameworks.“

Prof. Dr. William Dichtel
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA


Title: „Dynamic Imine Bonds in Covalent Organic Frameworks and Related Assemblies.“

Prof. Dr. Bao-Hang Han
National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, Beijing, China

http://www.nanoctr.cn    http://www.nanoctr.cn/hanbh

Title: „Carbazole-based Porous Organic Polymers.“

Prof. Dr. Chenfeng Ke
Department of Chemistry, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA


Title: „Synthesis of Single-Crystalline Hydrogen-bonded Crosslinked Organic Frameworks and Their Guest-induced Elastic Expansion.“

Prof. Dr. Bettina Valeska Lotsch
Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart, Germany


Title: „2D or not 2D? Molecular Frameworks as Platforms for Light-driven Hydrogen Evolution“

Prof. Dr. Aurelio Mateo-Alonso
POLYMAT, University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, San Sebastian (Spain)
Ikerbasque, Basque Foundation for Science, Bilbao (Spain)


Title: „Merging Twisted Aromatics and Framework Materials.“

Prof. Dr. Ognjen Miljanic
Department of Chemistry, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA


Title: „Guest Binding and Structural Flexibility in Porous Molecular Crystals“

Prof. Dr. SonBinh T. Nguyen
Dept. of Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston Illinois, USA


Title: „Porous Organic Polymers (POPs) as A Versatile Platform for The Deployment of Single-site Heterogeneous Catalysts and Adsorbents.“

Prof. Dr. Arne Thomas
Department of Chemistry / Functional Materials, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

http://www.funktionsmaterialien.tu-berlin.de     https://www.unisyscat.de/

Title: „Unifying Homogenous and Heterogeneous Catalysis with Porous Organic Polymers.“

Prof. Dr. Ullrich Scherf
University of Wuppertal, Wuppertal, Germany


Title: „Polycyclic Ladder Polymers made by Reductive Dehalogenation Polycondensation of AA-, AB- and AA/BB-type Monomer Systems as Novel Class of Polymers of Intrinsic Microporosity (PIMs).“