30.04 - 04.07 2018

Cultural centre Het Pand, 9000 Gent, Belgien 14th International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries

The 14th edition of the International ConferenPce on Renewable Resources & Biorefineries will take place in Ghent, Belgium from Wednesday 30 May until Friday 1 June, 2018.

Delegates from university, industry, governmental and non-governmental organizations and venture capital providers will present their views on industrial biotechnology, sustainable (green) chemistry and agricultural policy related to the use of renewable raw materials for non-food applications and energy supply.

The conference  further aims at providing an overview of the scientific, technical, economic, environmental and social issues of renewable resources and biorefineries in order to give an impetus to the biobased economy and to present new developments in this area.


The conference program will cover the following topics
Biobased materials
Bioactive compounds from biomass
Biomass fractionation     
Biocatalysis for bioresource transformation
Bioproducts from woody biomass
Chemical platform molecules
Cyanobacterial and algal technology
Downstream processing
Environmental protection using microorganisms
Metabolic engineering of cell factories
Pretreatment and transformation of lignocellulosics
Single cell oil production
Thermochemical transformations of biomass
Valorization of biomass waste streams

Visit: http://www.rrbconference.com/ Posted by : Michael Nassl