5th Annual UKPorMat Conference

Conference Registration and Abstract submission opening soon!

The Conference will be held in Glasgow on 13th - 14th June 2022. In order to stay up to date with conference details we recommend following the conference Twitter account @UKPorMat and joining the RSC Porous Materials Interest Group (@RSCPorMat), which you can do here:


Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Thomas Bennett - University of Cambridge

María Giménez López - Universidade de Santiago de Compostela

Andrew Goodwin - University of Oxford

Rebecca Greenaway - Imperial College London

Stefan Kaskel - TU Dresden

Veronique Van Speybroeck - Ghent University

The RSC Event page is here.

FEZA 2021

In 2021, we were delighted to co-organize the virtual Federation of European Zeolite Associations (FEZA 2021) Conference, with the British Zeolite Association (BZA) on the 5-9 July.


Full information can be found at:




The conference included topics spanning all areas of porous materials science, including;


Zeolites, Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs), Porous Polymers, Covalent Organic Frameworks (COFs), Porous Carbons, Porous Silicas, Porous Organic Cages, AlPOs and other Zeotypes

The RSC Porous Materials Interest Group was also pleased to offer bursaries to support student attendance at the meeting. More information about the Interest Group can be found at:


The 4th Annual UKPorMat Meeting was at Cardiff University

1-2 July 2019


Thank you to all delegates for an excellent scientific meeting!
Invited speakers were:

  • Paolo Falcaro, Graz University of Technology, Austria

  • Lee Brammer, Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield

  • Caroline Mellot-Drazniek, Laboratoire de Chimie des Processus Biologiques, Collège de France

  • Camille Petit, Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London

  • Neil McKeown, School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh

  • Xiaodong Zou, Stockholm University, Sweden



2019 Conference Programme

The conference programme can be found here.

All talks were held in the School of Chemistry "Large Lecture Theatre", Main Building, Cardiff University

Poster sessions, refreshments and lunches were in the Viriamu Jones Gallery, Main Building, Cardiff University