Under the patronage:


To complement the scientific excellence of our invited lecturers and authors of papers at the 8th European Combustion Meeting, we have prepared a lovely social programme for our participants.

From 18th to 21st April, you will have a unique opportunity to enjoy the company of top experts in the field of combustion science and technology from all around the world and, through our social program, exchange ideas in a more informal way, while enjoying the beautiful sites of Dubrovnik.

Dubrovnik is a UNESCO protected World heritage known as the pearl of the Adriatic with its gleaming white-stone city walls and sunny seaside location. Unique for its impressive medieval forts and beautiful Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque churches, monasteries, palaces and fountains, Dubrovnik is a city of rich cultural heritage. With its Mediterranean warm climate, beautiful surroundings and good transport connections, Dubrovnik is a magnet for tourists all year round.

Welcome reception – join us for a welcome drink on Tuesday, 18th April to formally start the Conference. The reception will be held at 18:30 h at the Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik hotel’s wine bar terrace with panoramic views of the Elaphiti Islands. Valamar Lacroma hotel is the proud recipient of the prestigious 2013 World Travel Award as „Croatia's Leading Hotel“ and the 2014 World Travel Award as „Croatia's Leading Business Hotel“ and is also the venue of the Conference.

Conference dinner – Conference dinner will be held on Thursday, 20th April at the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Dubrovnik Sun Gardens. Radisson hotel is located near Dubrovnik with an incredible location on the shores of the Adriatic Sea. After the conference sessions are finished, organized bus transportation will take us from the conference venue (departure at 18:00 h) to the Radisson Blu where we will relax and enjoy a rich buffet dinner and music.

Welcome reception and dinner is organised by ECM2017 tourist agency with bus transportation to and from conference dinner included and free of charge (hotel Valamar Lacroma – Radisson Blu Resort & Spa – hotel Valamar Lacroma).

* LOC holds rights to adopt Social events and programme.