03-05 December 2019, Paris, France
09.00-09.10 Conference Opening
09.10-09.35 Keynote Lecture- Andrew Spicer, Chief Executive Officer, Algenuity, UK
"Making algae work"
"Lobosphaera incisa for omega-6 LC-PUFA production: omics-based insights and immunomodulatory potential"
Chair: Rodolfi Liliana, Uninersity of Florence, IT
"Combined proteomic and transcriptomic analysis of Nannochloropsis under Nitrogen and Phosphorus starvation"
"Mining Porphyridium cruentum (aka purpureum) biodiversity for industrial purposes"
"The architecture of monospecific microalgae biofilms"
12.20-12.50 Keynote Lecture - Ira A. Levine, Preseident, Algae Foundation and University of Southern Maine, USA
"Algae Foundation’s Algae Technology Educational Consortium (ATEC): 2019 and beyond"
12.50-14.00 Lunch / poster / trade show
14.00 - 15.45 Session 2: Energy
Chair: Laurent Fourage, Program Manager, TOTAL, FR
14.00-14.15 John Benemann, CEO, µBioEngineering, USA
"Microalgae Biomass Production for Mitigation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions"
15.00-15.15 Keith Cowan, Professor, Rhodes University, ZA
"Elaboration of an algae-to-energy system"
"The H2020-project Photofuel: Biocatalytic solar fuels for sustainable mobility in Europe"
15.30-15.45 Razif Harun, Associate Professor, University Putra Malaysia, MY
16.15 - 17.15 Session 3: LCA - Economics - Ressources
Chair: Alexandra Mosch, Vice-President, EABA, DE
"Microalgae production cost in aquaculture"
"Development of a benchmark simulator for microalgae production"
" The national algaepilot mongstad: production of microalgae for aquaculture"
17.15-18.15 Session 4: From wild to bright – the European Commission’s perspective on algae
Chair: Vitor Verdelho, General Manager, EABA, PT
Chair: Jean-Paul Cadoret, President, EABA, FR
Andrea Weber, European Commision, DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries,
"Algae-based activities of the European Commission Replace and their role in the new political objectives"
Charlotte Jagot, EASME, Executive Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises
“Funding opportunities for SMEs under the Blue Economy call of the EMFF (European Maritime and Fisheries Fund)”
Zoi Konstantinous, European Commission, DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
"Algae Knowledge, Research and Innovation: future pathways"
Vilma Radvilaite, European Commision, DG Reasearch and Innovation
"European Innovation Council: Financing opportunities for the algae sector"
18.15 Closure of the Conference day
18.35 Departure from the conference location to the dnetwrking dinner location
18.45-23.00 Formal handover of the Roadmap of the Blue Bioeconomy Forum to the European Commission
Andreas Ligtvoet, Project Leader Blue Bioeconomy Forum
Felix Leinemann, Head of Unit Blue Economy Sectors, Aquaculture and Maritime Spatial Planning, DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
Networking Dinner sponsored by European Commission.
Participants will have the opportunity to propose future actions and initiatives for the implementation of the Roadmap and for a potential EU Algae Strategy
For those of you unable to attend AlgaEurope 2019 in Paris, the conference will be available for live streaming. The conference runs from Tuesday - December 3, through Thursday - December 5.
Register online. The acces code will be sent to you 2 days before the conference.