Past meetings

A major line of activities, which has been started in 1993 by Associations which are now EFCA-members is the organization of European Specialty Conferences. Such meetings generally are at the initiative and for the account of EFCA members and include:

  • Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases, Maastricht, The Netherlands 1993
  • Biofiltration, Heidelberg, Germany 1994

From 1996, when EFCA was founded, this line has been continued and strengthened. The following EFCA-symposia have taken place:

  • Urban Air Pollution, Strasbourg, France 1996
  • Biological Waste Gas Cleaning, Maastricht, The Netherlands 1997
  • Clean Air for Europe, London, United Kingdom 1998
  • Recent Developments in Measurement and Assessment of Air Pollution, Heidelberg, Germany 1999
  • Urban Air Quality, Venice, Italy, 1999
  • Management of Industrial Harbour Areas,  Catania, Italy, 1999
  • Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases-2, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands 1999
  • Air Quality Management at Urban, Regional and Global Scales-2, Istanbul, Turkey, 2001
  • Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases-3, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 2002
  • Energy and Environment, Capri, Italy, 2002
  • Air et Santé, Strasbourg, France, 2003
  • Air Quality Assessment and Policy at Local, Regional and Global Scales, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2003
  • Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases-4, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2005
  • Air Quality Management at Urban, Regional and Global Scales-3, Istanbul, Turkey, 2005
  • Air Pollution and Environmental Health, from Science to Action: the challenge of Particulate Matter, Lille, France, 2006
  • Ultrafine Particles: Key in the issue of Particulate Matter? Karlsruhe, Germany 2007
  • How to fight Air Pollution and Climate Change effectively together? Strasburg, France 2008
  • Ultrafine Particles: Sources, Effects, Risks and Mitigation Strategies (UFP-2). Brussels, Belgium 2009
  • Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases-5, Wageningen, The Netherlands, 2009
  • Ultrafine Particles: Sources, Effects, Risks and Mitigation Strategies (UFP-3), Brussels, Belgium, 2011
  • One Atmosphere: making the connections: Air Pollution, Climate Change, Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity, Paris, France, 2011
  • Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases-6, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2011
  • Air Quality Management at Urban, Regional and Global Scales-4, Istanbul, Turkey, 2012

In addition, EFCA regularly co-sponsored national activities of its members.

For information on Proceedings and Conference reports and their availability see  Publications.