Important Dates

Check the list of meeting deadlines

Registration is​ open

Abstract submission is closed

Six pre-meeting workshops provide opportunities to learn more about specific membrane areas

Sponsors & Exhibitors
Advisory Board
Social & Visitor Info

The Hilton San Francisco Union Square hosts ICOM 2017. Hotel reservation is open

ICOM 2017 offers unique opportunities for sponsorship and product exhibition

ICOM 2017 is advised by a group of leading global membranologists 

Resources for visitors and details of the meeting social program are provided

Conference Chairs

Ranil Wickramasinghe

University of Arkansas


Glenn Lipscomb

University of Toledo

Technical Program Now Available!

Go to the Social & Visitor Info page for guest dinner cruise tickets & optional wine country tour. 


ICOM 2017 Sponsors

Diamond Level

  • National Science Foundation

Gold Level

  • Air Liquide
  • ExxonMobil
  • Genentech
  • Jiangsu Nine Heaven High Tech
  • ​MilliporeSigma
  • NL Chemical Technology, Inc.
  • ​University of Toledo

Silver Level

  • BASF
  • Dow Water & Process Solutions
  • ​Pentair
  • Shell

Bronze Level

  • Air Products Prism Membranes
  • Airrane
  • Anton Paar
  • Beijing OriginWater Mem. Tech.
  • Entegris
  • Evonik
  • Generon
  • ​Honeywell UOP
  • Membrane Tech. & Res., Inc.
  • United Technologies Research Center
  • W. L. Gore & Associates

ICOM 2017 Exhibitors

  • Anton Paar
  • ​CSIRO
  • Elsevier
  • ​Global Research & Develop.
  • Hiden Isochema
  • ​MDPI
  • Porometer & Convergence
  • Porous Materials Inc.
  • Solvay
  • University of Arkansas

29 July – 4 August 2017
Hilton San Francisco Union Square
San Francisco, CA USA

2017 International Congress on Membranes and Membrane Processes

The 11th International Congress on Membranes and Membrane Processes (ICOM 2017) is the preeminent global event for the membrane science and engineering community. ​ ICOM 2017 will focus on "Enabling Membrane Technology" to overcome the challenges to replacing conventional technology in separations, energy production, and other applications.