Mini-symposium: The Biobased Economy has started

Mini-symposium upon retiring as Professor at the Chair of Biobased Commodity Chemicals at the Wageningen University on Thursday January 23rd 2014.

Programme mini-symposium - Thursday 23rd January 2014

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12.30 Welcome (coffee/tea and rolls will be provided)
13.00 Prof. Dr. J.H. Bitter − Opening
13.05 Dr. M.G. Wubbolts, DSM − Cascading exajoules towards the circular economy
13.25 Dr. M.L.F. Giuseppin, AVEBE − The evolution of the biorefinery for the potato
13.45 Drs. R.P.J. Bol, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Agriculture − Pioneer in biobased economy
14.05 Coffee/tea break
14.30 Dr. D.J.M. Corbey, Commissie Duurzaamheidsvraagstukken Biomassa − The dialectics of sustainable development
14.50 Dr. B. Brehmer, Evonik − The missing nitrogen link
15.10 Drs. J. van den Broek, Byosis − Small-scale adventure
15.30 Prof. Dr. J.H. Bitter − Conclusion
16.00 Prof. Dr. J.P.M. Sanders − Bioraffinage: de brug tussen landbouw en chemie (Aula, Wageningen University)
17.00 - 18.45 Reception


The mini-symposium will be held in the Ir. Haakzaal of the ‘Hof van Wageningen’, Lawickse Allee 9, 6701 AN Wageningen. Parking spaces are available.


If you would like to take part in the symposium, please register online by clicking on the button below.