Organization Committees

Organization Committees

Local Organisation Committee

  • Matjaz Valant

  • Mattia Fanetti

  • Fernando Fresno

  • Layla Martin-Samos

  • Simona Ovtar

  • Sandra Gardonio


Chairing Committee

  • Matjaz Valant (Univeristy of Nova Gorica, Slovenia)

  • Kevin Sivula (EPFL, Switzerland)

  • Neil Alford (Imperial College London, UK)

  • Bernard Dam (Delft University of Technology, Netherlands)

  • Roel van de Krol (Helmholz Zentrum Berlin, Germany)

  • Maya Kiskinova (Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy)


Scientific Committee

  • Giovanni Comelli (University of Trieste and Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy)

  • Daniela Berger (University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania)

  • Anna Karin Axelsson (Imperial College London, UK)

  • Karl Sandeman (Imperial College London, UK)

  • Maurizio Fermeglia (University of Trieste, Italy)

  • Miran Gaberscek (National Chemical Institute, Slovenia)

  • Julia Burnet (University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia)

  • Iztok Arcon (University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia)

  • Alberto Morgante (University of Trieste, Italy)

  • Zdravko Kutnjak (Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia)

  • Dinesh P. Amalnerkar (C-MET, Govt of India, India)

  • Giovanni de Ninno (University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia)



to the European Conference on Materials and Technologies for Sustainable Growth website.

ECo MaTech will be held in Bled (Slovenia) from 19th to 21st of September 2013.

Eco MaTech is the third edition of a conference that started in 2009. The aim of ECo MaTech is to gather representatives of academic and R&D institutions, industry, governmental agencies and civil society to:

- present their work, ideas and products, 
- increase fruitful exhanges between all the actors involved in sustainable growth technologies, 
- increase the networking with sustainable growth professionals, 
- establish a general discussion platform on sustainable growth.


The conference excursion will take you to the Alpine lake Bohinj ( and waterfall Savica (
A farewell party will follow the lake trip by a boat. Comfortable shoes are recommended.

Only cash is exepted for on-site payment.

The poster panels are 1m wide and 2m high. The standrad A0 size posters are recommended (841mm:1189mm).