The 1st FERIA Conference, the European Conference on

Fuel and Energy Research and Its Applications

The Successor to the ECCRIA Series of Conferences


Pope Building, University Park Campus

The University of Nottingham  NG7 2RD, UK


Monday 12th to Wednesday 14th April 2021


Further information


Sponsorship and Exhibition Packages
Sponsors and exhibitors are encouraged to support this well-established event. Sponsorship packages are:
£550BronzeOrganisation logo on all of the conference publications and inclusion of organisation's literature or brochure in delegate packs
£750SilverAs Bronze package, plus an exhibition stand
£1,000GoldAs Bronze package, plus named sponsorship of one Conference Lunches
£1,500DiamondAs Bronze package, plus sponsorship of Poster Buffet Dinner
£2,000PlatinumAs Bronze package, plus sponsorship of Conference Dinner
£475Exhibitor packageAn exhibition stand with one trade stand staff who will have access to
daytime catering only. This package excludes access to technical sessions, evening dinners (may be bought as extras), logo and literature inclusion.
 We are most grateful for our sponsors below:


Important Dates in 2021

Friday 15th JanuaryClosing date for abstract submission
Friday 29th JanuaryAuthors informed of acceptance
Friday 5th FebruaryRevised conference programme published
Friday 12th February

Last date for “early bird” registration fees

Friday 26th February

Last date for registration by oral and poster presenters

Friday 28th MayClosing date for full paper submission to “FUEL” special issue
All authors of accepted abstracts are invited to submit, by Friday 28th May 2021 at the latest, a full paper for possible publication in FUEL and for inclusion in a Virtual Special Issue to be published on the Elsevier website for the FUEL journal. The papers submitted must be prepared strictly in accordance with the Guide for Authors and must be submitted electronically via Authors should clearly indicate that the paper is from the 1st FERIA Conference for inclusion in the Virtual Special Issue of FUEL. All full papers will be subject to the normal refereeing requirements of FUEL.

Conference Organising Committee

Dr David McCaffrey, McEnergy Consultancy (Conference Chairman)
Dr Gerry Riley, RJM International (Conference Finance Officer)
Dr Julian Steer, Cardiff University, (Sponsorship Officer)
Dr Malgorzata Wiatros-Motyka, IEA CCC, (Publicity Officer)
Prof Bill Nimmo, (Head of Conference Programme Group)
Prof Ed Lester, University of Nottingham, (Main Local Organiser and Conference Programme Group)
Dr Katie Chong, Aston University, (Conference Programme Group)
Prof John Patrick, (Local Organiser)
Prof Cheng-Gong Sun, (Local Organiser)
Dr Orla Williams, (Local Organiser and Conference Secretary)
Mr Michael Green, UCG Engineering Ltd., (Committee Member)
Mrs Cathy Hill, (Professional Conference Organiser)

Register an Interest

To register an interest in this and future conferences, please send an e-mail to the Secretariat via this link.  

Secretariat Contact

Cathy Hill (Mrs), Cathy Hill Events,

The Old School, The Street, Stowlangtoft, Bury St Edmunds,

Suffolk IP31 3JN, UK

Telephone: +44 (0)1359 232848
Mobile: +44 (0)7906 172361



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