PROGRAM

DRAFT TO BE CONFIRMED

9.00 – 9.30

REGISTRATION

   

9.30 – 10.00

OPENING

Mario Bonaccorso (Cluster SPRING/Assobiotec)

 
 

WELCOME MESSAGE

Achille Spinelli (Province of Trento)

 

10.00

KEY NOTES

 

 

   

Catia Bastioli, Novamont (Italy)

 
 

Bending the Carbon Curve while creating a new Circular Carbon Economy

Jennifer Holmgren, LanzaTech (USA)

 
 

Frontier research: opportunities for addressing the challenges of sustainable development

Eleni Zika, European Research Council

 
   

Rafael Cayuela, Dow (USA)

 

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK – POSTER SESSION ONLINE

   

 

BIO-BASED INDUSTRIES Each presentation is scheduled to last 10 minutes

Moderator: Giovanni Sannia (University of Naples Federico II)

 

11.30

Looking to the future of BBI JU: CBE JU, the new partnership contributing to the EU Green Deal

Philippe Mengal, BBI JU

 

11.45

Closing the carbon loop – the role of bioplastics in a climate-neutral, circular bioeconomy

Joanna Dupont-Inglis, European Bioplastics

 

12

Bio-based Nylon 6: when bioeconomy meets circular economy

 

Giulio Bonazzi, Aquafil (Italy)

 

 

12.15

 

Nicolas Sordet, Afyren (France)

 

12.30

Zero waste” Biorefinery: Reality or Dream?

 

Alex Michine, MetGen (Finland)

 

12.45

 

Mercedes Alonso, Neste (Finland)

 

13

Instruments needed to turn the chemical industry into biobased

 

Ylwa Alwarsdotter, Sekab (Sweden)

 

13.15

 

Simao Soares, SilicoLife (Portugal)

 

 

13.30 – 14.30

 

NETWORKING LUNCH – POSTER SESSION ONLINE

 

 

 

 

 

 

14.30

ROUND TABLE

Moderator: Irene Banos Ruiz, Deutsche Welle

 

How to finance the circular bioeconomy

Josko Bobanovic (Sofinnova, France), Ludwig Goris (Capricorn Venture, Belgium), Michael Nettersheim (European Circular Bioeconomy Fund), Niklas von Weymarn (Metsa Spring, Finland), Manfred Kircher (Kadib)

 
 

 

 

B2B – MEETINGS

     

15.50 – 16.00

The role of Trentino Sviluppo in supporting startups

 

16.00 – 16.30

COFFEE BREAK – POSTER SESSION ONLINE

 

16.30 – 17.30

ROUND TABLE

Moderator: Chris Patermann

 

Scale-up the bioeconomy

Peter Flippo (BPF), Henrik Waegemann (BBEPP), Ludo Diels (Vito Belgium), Patrizia Circelli (CiaoTech), Philippe Mengal (BBI JU)

     
     
     

17.30

CLOSING REMARKS

 

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 1

9.00

REGISTRATION

   
 

WELCOME MESSAGE

   

9.30

AGROFOOD & NEW BIOMATERIALS Each presentation is scheduled to last 10 minutes

Moderator: Fabio Fava (University of Bologna)

 

   

Silvia Silvestri, Edmund Mach Foundation

B2B – MEETINGS

   

Paul Hudman, 3FBio (Scotland)

   

Jean-Marie Chauvet, Foundation Johan de Bohan (France)

  From food scraps to new highly valuable resources  for human wellbeing

Elena Sgaravatti, Planta Rei Biotech (Italy)

   

Andreas Kiesel, University of Hohenheim (Germany)

 
Sustainable fabrics from citrus juice by-products

Enrica Arena, Orange Fiber (Italy)

     
     

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK POSTER SESSION ONLINE

 

 

   

11.30 – 12.45

ROUND TABLE

Moderator: Maurizio Bettiga

 

How to connect  value chains in the circular bioeconomy

George Sakellaris (BioEast Bioeconomy Hub), Jukka Kantola (NC Partnering), Luca Lovatti (Melinda)

12.45 – 13.00

CLOSING  and Best Poster Award

   

13.00 – 14.00

NETWORKING LUNCH – POSTER SESSION ONLINE