EFCE Excellence Award in Process Safety 2010
The European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE) is pleased to announce the triennial Excellence Award in Process Safety in recognition of a PhD thesis or paper(s) published in the preceding three-year period, which demonstrate an outstanding contribution to research and/or practice in process safety.
The award consists of a certificate, a cash prize of 1500 Euros, a travel grant of up to 500 Euros and fee waiver to attend the International Symposium on Loss Prevention and Safety Promotion where the award will be presented.
The first EFCE Excellence Award in Process Safety will be presented during a plenary session of the 13th International Symposium on Loss Prevention and Safety Promotion (Loss Prevention 2010) to be held from 6 to 9 June 2010 in Brugge, Belgium. The winner will be invited to make a presentation during the Symposium.
Nominations may be submitted by any PhD supervisor at a PhD-awarding institution in an EFCE member country or by a member of a national or regional member association of EFCE. The nominated PhD thesis or paper(s) must address a topic relevant to the field of Process Safety. The thesis must have been completed and published and the PhD degree conferred between 1 January 2007 and 31 December 2008.
Closing date for nominations: 31 October 2009.
Further information about the nomination procedure, selection of candidates, eligibility,
supporting documentation, etc., can be obtained from the EFCE website at
This press release is also available at the EFCE website: http://www.efce.info