The Adria Section (before Croatian Section) is an affiliate member of the international association The Combustion Institute.

The Combustion Institute is an international non-profit, scientific and educational organization, founded in 1954, which serves the purpose to promote and disseminate combustion research. Fundamental and applied scientific disciplines contribute to this research which has strong ties to technical and industrial processes.

The main objectives of the Section are to support communication, exchange of ideas and cooperation between researchers interested in combustion science and technology, to promote and disseminate research on combustion in Croatia and the region, to increase the connections with the other sections of the Combustion Institute and to contribute to the international influence of Section’s researchers in combustion.



The International Centre for Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES Centre) is a non-governmental and a non-profit organization. The SDEWES Centre was established after successful organization of six Dubrovnik Conferences on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems with the purpose to provide a wider platform for communication and exchange of ideas between scientists and researchers that promotes multidisciplinary approaches to sustainability.

The main goals of the Centre are organization of international SDEWES conference every two years and general promotion of sustainable development of energy, water and environment systems through organization of courses, summer schools, public lectures, seminars and workshops and by providing professional opinion on important issues of sustainability.