INFO: Bio-based Building Blocks & Polymers: 12th Bio-based Materials Conference, Cologne
12th International Conference on Bio-based Materials
15 – 16 May 2019, Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany
++ We expect a record number of participants in 2019 with more than 200 participants and 30 exhibitors ++
Bio-based Building Blocks & Polymers
|Doris de Guzman|
Tecnon OrbiChem (UK/US)
|Bio-Based Building Blocks: 2019 Commercialisation Updates|
|Pia Skoczinski & Raj Chinthapalli|
|Latest Market Data on Bio-Based Polymers|
|Corbion’s Biocatalytic Pathway to FDCA for PEF Bioplastic|
|Commercialising Cost-Competitive, Renewable Aromatics for Bio-Based Chemicals and Fuels|
|The Opportunity of Sustainable Materials|
Haldor Topsøe (DK)
|Bio-Based MEG: First Learnings and Results from the MOSAIK™ Demonstration Plant|
|Irene Cristina Latorre Martinez|
|Sustainability at Covestro Makes the World a Brighter Place: Using Bio-Based Feedstocks to Achieve New Material Properties|
The preliminary programme is available here.
- The day in prior to the conference, 14 May 2019: Stakeholder Workshop: Assessing Bio-based Product Value Chains - How Better Regulation and Standardisation can Promote a Level Playing Field*
The day in prior to the conference, 14 May 2019: CLIB Workshop on biotechnological solutions from China*. For further information please contact Dennis Herzberg, CLIB, [email protected]
- At the conference, 16 May 2019: Workshop on In-depth Consumer Research**. Further information soon.
- The day after the conference, 17 May 2019: Stakeholder workshop PULP2VALUE: How to dodge pitfalls in building a biorefinery?*
The day after the conference, 17 May 2019: BIOFOREVER: Various technologies for the conversion of woody biomass to lignocellulosic sugars*
(*Participation in the workshop is free of charge; the number of participants is limited and prior registration is obligatory. ** Part of the bio-based conference. A participation of the conference is not free of charge. Please find more here http://www.bio-based-conference.com. The venue of all events is the Maternushaus, Kardinal-Fringsstraße 1-3, 50668 Cologne: https://tagen.erzbistum-koeln.de/maternushaus)
Call for papers & posters
Call for innovations
For the 12th year in a row, the Innovation Award "Bio-based Material of the Year" will be granted to the young, innovative bio-based chemicals and materials industry for finding suitable applications and markets for bio-based products. The focus of the award is on new developments within these areas, which had been launched in 2018 or will be launched in 2019. Producers and inventors of innovative bio-based materials are invited to hand in their application.
Deadline for submission: Producers and inventors of innovative bio-based materials are invited to hand in their application by end of February 2019.
Exhibition and sponsoring opportunities
The fee of a booth (6 qm) is 500 EUR (excl. 19% VAT). We provide you a table, table cloths, a pin board, a chair and a power connection. You are welcome to use your own booth system. After booking your booth please submit Mr. Dominik Vogt a printable logo and a company profile.
Many thanks to
- Infraserv Knapsack for sponsoring the Innovation Award "Bio-based Material of the Year".
- UPM for Gold Sponsoring
- FKUR for Bronze Sponsoring
- CLIB for supporting the conference as a Premium Partner!
All sponsoring opportunities are available for download here.
Your nova-Conference Team