The ICOBTE 2017 is organized by a local organizing committee that includes scientists from universities, research institutes and agencies all over Switzerland.

The core members of the local organizing committee are:

  • Rainer Schulin (chair), ETH Zurich
  • Emmanuel Frossard (co-chair), ETH Zurich
  • Ruben Kretzschmar (co-chair), ETH Zurich
  • Lenny Winkel, ETH Zurich & Eawag
  • Susan Tandy, ETH Zurich
  • Iso Christl, ETH Zurich

Conference Administration

  • Paolo Demaria, Demaria Event Management, Zurich

National Organizing Committee

  • Mathias Achermann, Canton Luzern
  • Rizlan Bernier-Latmani, EPF Lausanne
  • Moritz Bigalke, University of Berne
  • Stéphane Burgos, Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • Markus Egli, University of Zurich
  • Michael Evangelou, Eberhard Recycling
  • Montserrat Filella, University of Geneva
  • Alain Gaume, Syngenta
  • Janet Hering, ETH Zurich & Eawag
  • Armin Keller, Swiss National Soil Monitoring Network
  • Rolf Krebs, University of Applied Sciences Zurich
  • Markus Lenz, University of Applied Sciences Northwest Switzerland
  • Jörg Luster, WSL
  • Reto Meuli, Swiss National Soil Monitoring Network
  • Christian Mikutta, ETH Zurich & University of Copenhagen
  • Diego Moretti, ETH Zurich
  • Maarten Nachtegaal, PSI
  • Bernd Nowack, Empa
  • Daniel Obrist, Cantonal EPA Wallis/Valais & Desert Research Institute Reno
  • Jasquelin Pena, University of Lausanne
  • Laura Sigg, Eawag
  • Vera Slaveykova, University of Geneva
  • Andreas Voegelin, Eawag
  • Christiane Wermeille, Swiss Federal Office for the Environment
  • Michael Zimmermann, ETH Zurich
  • Stephan Zimmermann, WSL

ISTEB Executive Board and Committee Roster 2015-2017