The European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE) collection presents the newest improvements and achievements of main professionals from the economic and educational communities. The ESCAPE collection serves as a discussion board for engineers, scientists, researchers, managers and college students to current and talk about progress being made within the space of pc aided course of engineering (CAPE). European industries giant and small are bringing improvements into our lives, whether or not within the type of new applied sciences to address environmental issues, new merchandise to make our houses extra snug and power environment friendly or new therapies to enhance the well being and nicely being of European residents. Furthermore, the European Business must undertake analysis and technological initiatives in response to humanity's "Grand Challenges," described within the declaration of Lund, specifically, International Warming, Tightening Provides of Power, Water and Meals, Ageing Societies, Public Well being, Pandemics and Safety. Thus, the Technical Theme of ESCAPE 21 might be "Process Methods Approaches for Addressing Grand Challenges in Power, Surroundings, Well being, Bioprocessing & Nanotechnologies."