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SuperBIO Workshop: Bio-Based materials
October 5, 2016
This workshop is organized the day before the EU Bioeconomy conference in Lodz, Poland (6-7 October). This conference brings together governmental, academic and industrial stakeholders in the EU bioeconomy. It shows good practices and synergies from different regions for bioeconomy development, food production, active life&healthy aging. It highlights the importance of biomaterials, and industrial biotechnologyi for the bioeconomy, and will analyse the circular bioeconomy.
The workshop will give an overview of current developments in the field of bio-based materials. It covers case studies from Poland and Belgium that show the variety of application sectors in which biomaterials can be important. The SuperBIO project will be presented as a tool to stimulate innovations within SMEs in this area, and several SuperBIO service providers are presenting their offers in the SuperBIO project. The workshop will offer the opportunity to network with the SuperBIO project through face-to-face meetings in the afternoon.
When: Wednesday 5th of October, 10h-16h
Where: Lodz, Poland, Lodz Regional Science and Technology Park – Technopark Lodz
Dubois 114/116 Street
Registration: free of charge. Click here to subscribe (not yet active). Also the EU Bioeconomy conference from 6-7 October is free of charge. You can subscribe to it separately.
Organizers: Polish Technology Platform on Bioeconomy (Lodz University of Technology), Cluster organisation in the bio-economy and partner of the SuperBIO H2020 Project. SuperBIO is an innovation project supported through the Horizon2020 funding program of the European Commission. The € 3.8 million project is committed to build new, innovative, cross-border and cross-sectorial value chains in the bio-based economy that have the potential to disrupt existing value chains in the fossil oil based economy. The workshops are intended to spark new ideas to be submitted to the SuperBIO project. The SuperBIO consortium includes 10 organisations from six different countries.
|10h-10h10||Welcome and opening||Prof. Stanisław Bielecki – Lodz University of Technology, Chairman of PTPB
Mr Marek Cieślak – Chairman of the Board of Technopark Lodz
|10h10-10h30||H2020 SuperBIO project: Supporting innovation in the bioeconomy||Stefan Ruyters, PhD,
Coordinator of the SuperBio project
|10h30-11h30||SuperBIO Service providers||Lucie Pfaltzgraff, NNFCC
Michael Carus, nova Institut
|11h30-11h45||Prof. Stanisław Bielecki – Lodz University of Technology|
|11h45-12h||Institute of Biopolymers and Chemical Fibres, Lodz|
|12h-12h15||Prof. Izabella Krucińska – Lodz University of Technology|
|12h15-12h30||Witold Sujka, PhD, Chairman of the Board of Tricomed, Lodz|
|12h45-13h||Msc Eng Tomasz Kapela, Chairman of Biotechnika Tomasz Kapela|
|14h15-16h15||Discussion: Obstacles and opportunities for the development of the bioeconomy in Poland (In Polish) (to be confirmed)||Msc Kazimiera Zacharska, Projects Office, Lodz University of Technology
Monika Rzepecka, PhD, Ministry of Science and Higher Education
Agata Pieniądz, BBI JU
Prof. Beata Kolesińska, Lodz University of technology, PTPB
|14h15-16h15||B2B meetings with SuperBIO partners|