We like to invite all catalysis community members to participate in the 2022 Annual Meeting of SwissCat, the catalysis network of the Swiss Chemical Society.

The SwissCat Symposium is the annual meeting of the respective SCS network and brings together experts in the field of homogeneous, heterogeneous and bio-catalysis. The event also serves as a central platform for the various organizations and networks active in the field of catalysis in Switzerland.

SwissCat Symposium 2022
June 30, 2022, 08.30-17.30h
Department of Chemistry, University of Bern

Invited lectures provided by:

Prof. Rebecca Buller, ZHAW Wädenswil
«Engineering Fe(II)/α-Ketoglutarate-Dependent Halogenases and Desaturases»

Prof. Olivier Baudoin, University of Basel
«Ring Construction via Palladium(0)-Catalyzed C–H Activation»

Dr. Maarten Nachtegaal, PSI
«X-ray absorption/emission Spectroscopy with applications in the different fields of catalysis»

Dr. Ermanno Filippi, Casale
«Catalysis, the Pillar of Energy Transition and Sustainability»


Registration & Conference Fees
The program includes 7 slots for 15min contributed short talks.
Abstract submission deadline is April 1, 2022.

The registration fees include access to conference sessions.

Abstract submission after registration process and conference documents:

  • CHF 50.-   for SCS members.
  • CHF 0.-     for SCS Student Participants
  • CHF 100.- for Non-member regular Participants
  • CHF 50.-   for Non-member Student Participants

Register here.



Céline Wittwer, SCS