Turning Waste into Value - 2nd Biobased Economy Conference 2017

Agenda of the Conference

 Moderated by: Prof. Dr. Rainer Lisowski, University of Applied Sciences Bremen

09:00-10:00

Registration + WATIFY Technology Compass

10:00

OPENING
Sebastian Saule, Managing Director Brandenburg Invest

10:15-10:45

Biobased Economy - chance and challenges for SMEs
Michael Carus, nova-Insitute GmbH (DE)

10:45-11:10

Impulse: Bioeconomy in progress: a best practise example from Poland
Dr. Andrjez Siemaszko, Chief Advisor Marshal Office Lodz Region (PL)

11:10-12:00

Panel debate: biobased value chains - luxury or necessity?
Prof. Dr. Christine Lang, Chairperson BioEconomy Council Germany (DE)
Dr. Kerstin Ulrich, Industry Advocacy and Environmental Policy BASF (DE)
Michael Carus, nova-Institute GmbH (DE)
Dr. Andrzej Siemaszko, Chief Advisor Marshal Office Lodz Region (PL)
Anna Maria Hansen, Danish Technological Institute Aarhus (DK)

12:00-12:50

Lunch Break + WATIFY Technology Compass

12:50-2:20

PARALLEL WORKING SESSIONS

 

Workshop I: Exploitation of waste products from the food industry
Impulse: Muaz Ilelah, ROKOSAN s.r.o. (SVK)
Moderation: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Zentek, Institute of Animal Nutrition, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Free University Berlin (DE)

 

Workshop II: Market access opportunities for biobased products from the plastics/chemistry industry
Impulse: Dr. Kerstin Ulrich, Industry Advocacy and Environmental Policy BASF (DE)
Impulse: Cor Kamminga, representative SME Cluster Green Chemical Industry Emmen (NL)
Moderation: Michael Carus, nova-institute GmbH (DE)

 

Workshop III: From waste prevention to waste utilization - smart concepts for the hospitality industry 
Impulse: Initiative „United against Waste“, United against Waste (DE)
Impulse: Experiences gained in the project "united against food waste", Futouris (DE)
Moderation: Swantje Lehners, Futouris (DE)

 

Workshop IV:  How to be competitive with biobased products?
Impulse: Dominik Franck, Managing Director Fairwindel (DE)
Impulse: Gerard Nijhoving, General manager of Senbis Polymer Innovations (DE)
Moderation: Johannes Rupp, Institute for Ecological Economic Research (DE)

2:25-2:45

Highlights of the Workshop

2:45-3:15

Coffee Break + WATIFY Technology Compass

3:15-4:15

FUNDING AND SUPPORT

SuperBIO
Michael Carus, nova-Institute GmbH (DE)

Public-Private Partnership „bio-based industries“ under Horizon 2020
Dr. Stefan Rauschen, National Contact Point Life Sciences

Horizon 2020 – Societal challenges  „Biobased Economy“
Dr. Stefan Rauschen, National Contact Point Life Sciences

Vanguard Initiative - Bioeconomy
Dr. Friedrich Streffer, LXP Group GmbH

The right cooperation partner for your biobased project
 Ulrike Munz, Enterprise Europe Network Berlin-Brandenburg

4:15

Reception + WATIFY Technology Compass

3:15  COMPANY VISITS
Suncoal GmbH - Ludwigsfelde
Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy  - Potsdam Bornim
5:30 End of Conference and Company Visits

 

Framework Programme:

Matchmaking - previously arranged B2B meetings throughout the entire conference

 

Registration
closed since 25 Apr 2017
Organisers
Schedule
Registration 20 Jan – 25 Apr
Meeting Selection 12 Apr – 26 Apr
Event 27 Apr
Details
Language English
Costs Free of Charge
Venue NH Hotel, Friedrich-Ebert-Straße 88
Potsdam, Germany
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 53
Meetings 38
Participants
Austria 2
Belgium 2
Denmark 1
Germany 88
Italy 2
Lithuania 2
Netherlands 4
Poland 4
Serbia 2
Spain 3
Turkey 1
Total 111
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