This PSE symposium is a triennial international conference series on process systems engineering. The conference was initiated in Kyoto, Japan at 1982. The conference is organized by the PSE Executive Committee with representation from the Asian Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering, the European Federation of Chemical Engineering, and the Inter American Confederation of Chemical Engineering. The previous conferences were held in San Diego, California, USA (2018), Copenhagen, Denmark (2015), Singapore (2012), Salvador-Bahia, Brazil (2009), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany (2006), Kunming, China (2003), Keystone, USA (2000), Tronheim, Norway (1997), Kyongju, Korea (1994), Montebello, Canada (1991), Sydney, Australia (1998), Cambridge, England (1985), and Kyoto, Japan (1982).

What's New


Final Extension!

The deadline for abstract submission will be extended to 30 Sep. 2020.


Deadline Extended!

The deadline for abstract submission will be extended to 20 Sep. 2020.


Flyer updated

The 2nd flyer (Call for papers) was revised due to the extension of the deadline.

Important Dates

31 July 2020  30 Sep. 2020 Final Extension! Deadline for abstract submission  
24 Sep. 2020  19 Oct. 2020 Notification of abstract acceptance  
18 Dec. 2020  11 Jan. 2021 Deadline for full paper submission  
12 Feb. 2021 Notification of full paper acceptance  
12 Mar. 2021 Deadline for camera ready submission  
19–23 July 2021 Symposium  


The symposium will held in a hybrid (both on-site and online) manner. The organizers for PSE2021 are looking forward to seeing you on-site in Kyoto. And for those who cannot come to Kyoto, we are also preparing online options.