4th International Symposium on Innovation and Technology in the Phosphate Industry
From May 8th to 10th, 2017 – Ben Guérir - UM6P Congress Center


Symphos 2017 / Call for communication

Call for communication

About 800 participants are expected to attend this edition, to discuss and benefit from the various technical programs of SYMPHOS 2017. A major event, this meeting will bring together the top international players of the phosphate sector:industrialists, manufacturers, equipment suppliers and researchers.

A Unique opportunity to share experiences, discover the latest innovations and to think collectively about the future of the phosphate industry.

  • Deadline for abstracts: February 15th, 2017
  • Notification notice of acceptance of abstracts: February 28th, 2017
  • Submission of full-text: April 15th, 2017
  • Final program : April 20th, 2017

Subjects and themes

  • >>    Innovative phosphate technologies involving: Micro-technology, Micro-engineering, micro-equipment, nanotechnologies.
  • >>    Process intensification and enhanced performances
  • >>    New extraction phosphate/minerals technologies.
  • >>    New and innovative operating modes of production with existing equipment’s.
  • >>    Industrial Maintenance, Paping, Safety and recent technical of mine rehabilitation.
  • >>    Digital data
  • >>    Mineral beneficiation.
  • >>    Phosphoric and sulfuric acid, purification, ammonia, sulphur.
  • >>    Recovery and valorization of elements: Rares earth, iodine, uranium, fluoride…
  • >>    New agricultural products/special and smart fertilizers/Bio fertilization.
  • >>    New Materials, Corrosion and protection systems.
  • >>    Water, Desalination, Innovative use of renewable Energy.
  • >>    Waste treatment, zero waste, recycling.
  • >>    Managing/valorizing sludges, phosphogypsum.
  • >>    Management of African soils (Fertility map, soil salinity) and new methods used to identify soil qualities and soil needs.
  • >>    Challenge of knowledge sharing and transfer of research results
  • >>    Transformation of African Agriculture: technology implications and implementation
  • >>    Sustainable productivity growth, value chains, Integrated portfolios of best technologies and practices.
  • >>    Agriculture of the future: recent researchers developing new Technologies, crops…
  • >>    Climate change and agricultural opportunities: New production systems, Examples of good practice.

Download the abstract submission form (here) and send it to :