ISSCT Joint Engineering and Processing Workshop
06th to 10th October 2024
Germany, Berlin

Innovations in the Sugar Cane Industry – Enhancing Sustainability, Quality and Efficiency

Workshop format

The workshop will include three full days of scientific presentations and discussions. Oral presentations and posters are welcome and wished in terms of an interactive and informative workshop. Topics of sessions will include the following:

Processing Section:

  • Sugar Quality
  • Mass and energy balances
  • Sustainable processing practices
  • Factory data analyses and trends
  • NIRS technology applications and updates

Engineering Section

  • Material handling and testing
  • Contribution of the cane sugar industry for decarbonization
  • Green cane harvesting
  • Trash collection
  • Fuels including pre-treatment
  • Beet & Cane – Potential ioint topic
  • Energy management
  • Industry 4.0

In addition, there will be a one-day tour to the sugar beet factory Klein Wanzleben. Abstracts for all scientific contributions, oral presentations and posters, will be distributed to participants during the workshop and published on the ISSCT website.


Presentations at workshops will not be published. Authors are encouraged to submit papers and posters for consideration for the August 2025 ISSCT Congress – submit to /