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Oral Presentations

08:45

Introduction
Oral Session 1

09:00


Cultivation
Chairpersons

 


Chris DE VISSER
Wageningen UR

Matteo PRUSSI 
RECORD Renewable Energy Consortium for Research and Demonstration

09:00-09:15

Ocean Rainforest and MacroBiotech - Offshore Production of Brown Algae in the North Atlantic
Olavur GREGERSEN, Ocean Rainforest

09:15-09:30


Demonstration of Integrated and Sustainable Microalgae Cultivation with Biodiesel Validation (InteSusAl)
Vinicius VALENTE, EUREC

09:30-09:45


Commissioning of a Microalgae Cultivation & Harvesting Pilot Plant and Development of a Feasibility Analysis Tool
Carles TORRAS, Fund. Inst. Recerca Energia Catalunya

09:45-10:00


ALGADISK - Novel algae-based solution for CO2 capture and biomass production
Andrea SALIMBENI, EUBIA

10:00-10:15


Engineering of the 2-C-Methyl-D-Erythritol-4-Phosphate Pathway, Glycogen Synthesis, and Culture Strategies for Active Isoprenoid Production in Fast-Growing Cyanobacteria
Eric SINGSAAS, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

10:15-10:30


Lighting and harvesting; the effect on the growth and photophysiology of Nannochloropsis oculata
Naomi GINNEVER, Swansea University

10:30 - 10:45

Panel Discussion


Oral Session 2

11:00

Conversion methods and biorefineries

Chairpersons

 


Chrystelle VERHOEST
Laborelec – GDF Suez
David CHIARAMONTI
Renewable Energy COnsortium for R&D (RE-CORD)

11:00-11:15

Who does What? The EnAlgae Map on Algae Activities in North-West Europe
Kristin STERNBERG, Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V.

11:15-11:30

Surfactant-based Extraction of Microalgae Products
Ralena RACHEVA, Hamburg University of Technology

11:30-11:45

Investigation on Intermediate Pyrolysis of Algae
Matteo PRUSSI, DISPAA/RECORD

11:45-12:00

Algal Biofuel Cells for Energy Production with Simultaneous Heterotrophic Glycerol Biotransformation and Carbon Dioxide Capture
Camilo LA ROTTA – Hernández, Catholic University of Pernambuco

12:00-12:15

Cascading Valorisation in Seaweed Biorefineries
Andre Wortel, ECN

12:15-12:30

The CO2 Microalgae Biorefinery: High Value Products and Biofuels Using Halophilic Microalgae in the "D-Factory"
Patricia HARVEY, University of Greenwich

12:30 - 12:45

Panel Discussion

Oral Session 3

13:30

Products and applications

Chairperson

 


Carole LLEWELLYN
Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Andrea SALIMBENI
European Biomass Industry Association

13:30-13:45

ALGAEFUELS Consortium, Santiago (Chile), Technological Consortium for Microalgae Biofuel research in the North of Chile
Giacomo SAMPIETRO, DISPAA Università di Firenze

13:45-14:00

Anaerobic digestion effluent to discharge or reuse by microalgal biomass production
Graham NELSON, Swansea University

14:00-14:15

Coupling Wastewater Treatment and Algal Biomass Production: Experience In SE Australia
Howard FALLOWFIELD, Flinders University

14:15-14:30

Carbon Neutral Electricity: A Cascade of Microbial Fuel Cells Continuously Fed by a Photo-Bioreactor of Synechococcus leopoliensis
Xavier Alexis WALTER, Universities of the West of England

14:30-14:45

Bioremediation - Some Successful Case Studies from India
Velusamy SIVASUBRAMANIAN, Phycospectrum Environmental Research Centre (PERC), Chennai.

14:45 - 15:00

Panel Discussion

Oral Session 4
15:15

Sustainability and economics

Chairpersons

 


Johannes SKARKA
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Darren L. OATLEY-RADCLIFFE
College of Engineering - Swansea University

15:15-15:30

Techno-Economic Viability of a Multi-Product Algae Biorefinery
Monique WEKKING, TNO

15:30-15:45

Screening of Microalgae for Long-Chain Unsaturated Fatty Acids Production: Dependence of the Process Economics on Strain, Cultivation Techniques and Fames Production Technology
Angela DIBENEDETTO, University of Bari

15:45-16:00


Algae cultivation using digestate as nutrient source: opportunities and challenges
Rommie VAN DER WEIDE, Wageningen University & Research Center
16:00-16:15



A Framework for the Integrative Sustainability Assessment of Algal Biofuels
Christine RÖSCH, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

16:15-16:30


Conclusive Sustainability Assessment of Algal Biomass Pathways Through Considerable Extension of LCA Application
Guido REINHARDT, IFEU-Institut Heidelberg

16:30 - 17:00

Panel Discussion


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