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European Algae Biomass Conference, 22- 23 April 2015, Amsterdam

ACI’s 5th annual Algae Biomass conference, on 22-23 April 2015 in Amsterdam, will have a heavy focus on case study examples of latest technologies in operation in the global algae industry. It will address technical challenges in optimising cultivation of algae, study the current and future commercial markets for algal products and challenges faced on the path to commercialisation.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Mario Tredici, Professor, Florence University & Vice-President, EABA (Conference Chair)
  • Bernardo Llamas, Technology Manager, Aqualia FCC
  • Cees Sagt, Principal Scientist Strain Development, DSM Biotechnology Center
  • Olivier Lepine, General Manager, AlgoSource Technologies
  • Sammy Boussiba,  Head, Microalgal Biotechnology Lab, Ben-Gurion University
  • Syed Isa Syed Alwi, Group CEOAlgaetech International
  • Ulrike Schmid-Staiger, Group Leader, Department of Environmental Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, Fraunhofer IGB
  • Peter Ripplinger, CEO, Subitec
  • Lolke Sijtsma, Project Leader SPLASH(Sustainable Polymers From Algae), Wageningen UR Food & Biobased Research
  • Sander Hazewinkel, Chief Commercial Officer, Lgem

and many more…


Site visits
In addition to the main two day event, during the afternoon of Tuesday 21st April a limited number of conference attendees will receive a unique opportunity to visit Lgem facilities in Den Haag and AlgaePARC at Wageningen University. There is no extra charge to attend the site visits, but spaces are strictly limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.


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