Welcome to IDS 2018: 21st International Drying Symposium

Valencia, September 11-14, 2018


(updated on September 12, 2018)

Second day of IDS2018

Proceedings and Book of Abstract IDS2018 are in the magnetic blue wristband.

Organizing Committee


(updated on September 11, 2018)

First day of IDS2018

Final printing version of IDS2018 Scientific Program is already available here

Please check Social Program section for details of Tourist visit and Gala Dinner.

Organizing Committee


(updated on July 27, 2018)

Final program of IDS2018 is now available. The magnificient building “Veles e Vent” in Valencia’s harbor (3 km from Campus) will host the Gala dinner of IDS2018. At this moment, around 300 attendants have confirmed its participation in IDS2018.

Promoted by our social and environmental responsibility, conferences bags have been manufactured locally by a association of vulnerable women (Mil.una), with 100% recycled materials.

Organizing Committee


(updated on April 13, 2018)

Deadline of early bird registration has been extended. The early bird registration of the IDS 2018 has been extended until May 7th.

IDS2018 Organizing Committee

Deadline for manuscript submission has been extended

(updated on March 27, 2018)

The deadline for manuscript submission has been extended from March 29 to April 16.

IDS2018 Organizing Committee

Registration is now open, keynotes speakers confirmed, hotels...

(updated on February 25, 2018)

Registration to IDS 2018 is now open. Please, visit Registration section.

The list of suggested hotels for IDS 2018 is now available. Reservations will be managed by "El Corte Inglés" Congress Division. Please, visit Accommodation in General Info section.

Plenary and Keynote speakers have been confirmed. Visit Congress Program to check speech titles and biodata .

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Key Dates

  • January 15, 2018:
    Deadline for abstract submissions
  • January 29, 2018:
    Notification of acceptance
  • March 29, 2018
    April 16, 2018:
    Deadline for submissions of manuscripts
  • April 13, 2018
    May 7, 2018
    Deadline for "early bird" registration
  • June 15, 2018:
    Final notification of manuscript acceptance
  • July 10, 2018:
    Final deadline for registration
  • September 11-14, 2018:
    IDS Congress - Valencia

Presentation IDS2018-Valencia in IDS2016-Gifu