We are pleased to invite you to the 8th ESST/VDZ Conference

The conference will be organized as a joint meeting of European Society for Sugar Technology (ESST) and Verein Deutscher Zuckertechniker (VDZ) in the Hofburg in Vienna, Austria.

It will be the 8th pan-European conference for sugar technology bringing together sugar technologists from all European sugar producing countries. It encompasses a large exhibition next to the conference hall.

We will have presentations and posters in four sessions under the main themes:

  • Climate change and beet availability and quality
  • Challenges in decarbonization of sugar production
  • Digitization of sugar production
  • Sugar technology knowledge transfer to new generations – challenges and good practices


  • General Sugar Technology and Sugar Quality Assurance

We would be very happy to see you at the conference.


Best regards,

Bram Fetter
ESST President

Harald Powitz
VDZ President

Hofburg Vienna

1010 Vienna,