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The 10th EUROPEAN SLAG CONFERENCE will take place in the KEDEA building (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) in THESSALONIKI, GREECE, from October 8th to 11th 2019, jointly organized by the Laboratory of Building Materials of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, EUROSLAG and AEIFOROS S.A.

The purpose of the 10th European Slag Conference is to share updated knowledge, ideas and research related to technical applications, environmental and legal aspects for all kinds of iron and steel slag. The Conference aims at bringing together all persons involved in processing, using and marketing slag from private companies, public authorities, research institutes, universities, technical schools or environment safety organizations.

The topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  1. Legal framework (developments in legislation, rules and standards in Europe and other regions of the world)
  2. Markets and best practices (sourcing and logistics, best practices for timely and effectively recycling and resource efficiency)
  3. Research and innovation (characteristics of slag and slag based products, updated studies, research and demonstration projects, new techniques)

The conference language is English.

Organizing/Scientific Committee

Ioanna Papayianni, Emeritus Prof. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Thomas Reiche, (Chairman) Euroslag, FEhS

Thomas Merkel, Dr.-Ing., Euroslag, Fehs

Anastasiou Eleutherios, Assist. Prof. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Alexandros Liapis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki


Please find here the detailed Conference Programme

Oct. 8th 2019: Registration and Welcome Reception
Afternoon registration and welcome reception with special event

Oct. 9th and 10th 2019: The Conference
Presentations, update and discussion on all subjects related to the production,
treatment and marketing of ferrous slag, divided in 3 sessions.

Oct. 9th 2019: Gala dinner
It will be the place for networking in a friendly atmosphere.

Oct. 11th 2019: Technical visits (in two groups) and archaeological site visit

  • Group 1: Visit to a road pavement constructed with slag, or
  • Group 2: Visit to ready mixed concrete industry to attend production
    and testing of concrete with steel slag aggregates.

Abstract/Paper Submission

For both Abstracts and Full Papers please follow the Instructions for Authors
with the included Examples.

Deadline for Abstract submission: March 31st 2019

Deadline for Full Paper submission (extended): July 31st 2019

Please submit your contributions by e-mail to: [email protected]


Late (after 31st May, 2019)


Early (until 31st May, 2019)


Please fill in the Registration Form and send it to [email protected]

The conference fee covers welcome reception, conference participation and documentation, lunches, coffee breaks and technical visits.

Fees for the Gala Dinner (Oct. 9th) : 35 € / person

Note: For invited speakers, presenting authors and chairpersons free registration will be provided (not including travel and living expenses, nor gala dinner).

Bank transfer
International Bank Account (IBAN): GR 98 0172 2020 0052 0200 2079 933
Code BIC (SWIFT address): PIRBGRAΑ
Name and address of the bank branch: PIRAEUS BANK S.A.
18 AGGELAKI Str., GR 54 621
Name -address of the account holder: EIDIKOS LOGARIASMOS KONDILION EREVNAS A.P.TH. KE.D.E.A. –
* Please send scanned the payment receipt to [email protected]

Credit/Debit Card
Please visit the link "Registration EUROSLAG 2019" and follow instructions (protected link via the Research Committee of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)

No charge for alternative attendants. If cancellation is made by 30th September 2019, the registration fee will be refunded, reduced by a handling fee of 50 €. In case of cancellation after 30th September 2019 no refunds of any kind will be made.

About Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki was founded around 315 BC and with a history of over 2,300 years, it is one of Europe's oldest cities. It is Greece's second major economic, industrial, commercial and political center. Thessaloniki is an important transportation hub in southeastern Europe, connecting Europe and Asia by sea. The city is renowned for its vibrant cultural life, its festivals and events, such as the International Trade Fair and the International Film Festival which are held annually. Furthermore, Thessaloniki is home to numerous notable Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman monuments, some of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

More Info: https://thessaloniki.gr/?lang=en


There are many options for accommodation in Thessaloniki. Below are some suggestions in the city center.
Mediterranean Palace ***** Mediterranean Palace *****
Single room: 120,00-145,00 Euros
Double room: 135,00-160,00 Euros
Prices including taxes and buffet breakfast. Not including overnight fee (4 Euro /room/night)
Salaminos & Karatassou str. 3, 546 26 Thessaloniki
+30 2311 240 400 | www.mediterranean-palace.gr | [email protected]
Aegeon Hotel *** Aegeon Hotel ***
Single room: 45,00 Euros
Double room: 50,00 Euros
Prices including taxes and buffet breakfast. Not including overnight fee (1,5 Euro /room/night)
Egnatia str. 19, 546 30 Thessaloniki
+30 2310 522 921 | www.aegeon-hotel.gr | [email protected]
Egnatia Hotel *** Egnatia Hotel ***
Single room: 50,00 Euros
Double room: 55,00 Euros
Prices including taxes and buffet breakfast.
Antigonidon str. 16, 546 30 Thessaloniki
+30 2310 530 675
[email protected]
Hotel ABC *** Hotel ABC ***
Single room: 52,00 Euros
Double room: 62,00 Euros
Prices including taxes and buffet breakfast. Not including overnight fee (1,5 Euro /room/night)
Aggelaki 41, 546 21 Thessaloniki
+30 2310 265421
www.hotelabc.gr | [email protected]
Egnatia Palace Hotel & Spa **** Egnatia Palace Hotel & Spa ****
Single room: 70,00 Euros
Double room: 80,00 Euros
Prices including taxes and buffet breakfast.
Egnatia str. 61, 546 31 Thessaloniki
+30 2310 222 900
[email protected]





A spacious area for poster exhibitions or business presentations will be available at the coffee break hall.
Sponsoring provides a unique opportunity to promote your brand and associate it with a leading event, as well as communicate your activities and progress in the field. For more details and expression of interest, please refer to [email protected]


Aristotle University’s Research Dissemination Center (KEDEA)
Venue Info
KEDEA Building

Aristotle University’s Research Dissemination Center (KEDEA) founded in 2006 and opened its doors for the first time in April 2011. The building is located downtown, on Tritis Septemvriou Str. at Aristotle University’s campus between the Student Club and the University Gymnasium. An important element of the architecture of the building is the characteristic red color, which makes KEDEA a new spatial reference point on the axis of Tritis Septemvriou Str. The KEDEA building is connected with the following bus lines:2, 7, 14, 58 Bus Stop University of Macedonia17, 24, 37 Bus Stop Fititiki Leschi 10, 31 Bus Stop Agia Foteini- University of Macedonia 27, 28, 83 Τerma Grammis.

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