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AlgaEuroope 2020
AlgaEuroope 2020
AlgaEurope 2020 Conference program

Conference day 2 - Wednesday 2 December 2020*

* CET time zone

Chair:  Alexandra Mosch, EABA, DE

13:30 – 13:55 Keynote: Acien Gabriel, University of Almaria, ES "Major factors limiting the development of microalgae based processes"

14:00 - 15:15 Session 5: Algae and beyond

14:00 - 14:15 Chinesta Francisco "Extracting knowledge from data"
14:15 - 14:30 Bowler Chris, Institut de Biologie de l’Ecole, FR ''Genomics-enabled exploration of the metabolic secrets of marine diatoms"

14:30 - 14:45 Lasseur Christophe, European Space Agency, NL "Why algae for space exploration?"

14:45 - 15:00 Ranjbar Reza, CPI, UK "Rivals of autotrophic cultivation of microalgae"  

15:00 - 15:15 Benoit Maud, Algaia, FR "Development of high value products based on phycocyanin co-product extraction from Spirulina within SPIRALG project"

15:15 - 16:30 Session 6: Food

15:15 - 15:30 Nunes Cristiana, University of Lisbon, PT "Using heterotrophic microalgae to enrich bread: technological and sensorial performance in comparison with autotrophic"

15:30 - 15:45 Ibarruri Jone, AZTI BRTA, ES "Chlorellla protothecoides production using expired juices as carbon source: optimization of fermentation conditions and Fed-batch strategies for improvement of protein and biomass production"

15:45 - 16:00 Butler Hugh, Marine Algae, AU "Attenuation of Dysmenorrhoea by the Red Seaweed Kappaphycus alvarezii"

16:00 - 16:15 Castro Bernardete, Algaemech, NL "The business case of offshore seaweed farming"

16:15 - 16:30 Virtual tour hosted by Sander Hazewinkel, LGem, NL

16:30 - 17:45 Session 7: Biomaterials

16:30 - 16:45 Feuzing Frederica, University of Nantes, FR "Paramylon: Processing routes for materials applications"

16:45 - 17:00 Mantovani Marco, University of Milan Bicocca, IT "Production of microalgal-based carbon encapsulated iron nanoparticles (ME-nFe) to remove heavy metals from wastewater"

17:00 - 17:15 Molina Grima Emilio, University of Almería, ES  "N/P ratio influence on long-term biofouling formation in Nannochloropsis gaditana microalga cultures related to the extracellular proteins"

17:15 - 17:30 Alvarez Pablo, CEA, FR "Algae: an innovative biopolymer feedstock for producing advanced generations of bioplastics"

17:30 - 17:45 Virtual tour hosted by Benoit Maud,, Algaia, FR

17.45 - 18:45 Session 8: Round Table about the future of seaweeds?

17:45 - 17:55 Cadoret Jean-Paul,  EABA "Objectives of the session + show the landscape"

17:55 - 18:00 Vincent Adrien, Seaweed for Europe "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:00 - 18:05 Potin Philippe and Doumeizel Vincent,  Safe Seaweed Coalition "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:05 - 18:10 Jacquemin Bertrand, Pegasus "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:10 - 18:15 Van Swam Koen, North Sea Farmers "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:15 - 18:20  Cottier-Cook Elizabeth, Global Seaweed STAR "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:20 - 18:25  Vincent Paul, Seaweed Global demand  "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:25 - 18:30  Weggelaar Johanna,  Atelier LUMA/ Algae Platform  "Who we are , what we do, 1 key achievement / 1 priority for 2021"

18:30 - 18:35  Stulgis Maris, EC / DG MARE  Reflections from EC / How to best engage with the Commission

18:35 - 18:45  Cadoret Jean-Paul, EABA Q&A

18:45 - 19:45 Session 9: Process sponsored by

Oroboros Instruments

18:45 - 19:00 Rueda Estel, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, ES "Cyanobacteria production of polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) and glycogen: kinetic model development and process optimization"

19:00 - 19:15 Afonso Barreira Luisa, University of Algarve, PT "Urban wastewater treatment with microalgae in a pilot-scale plant: nutrients recovery and pharmaceuticals removal"

19:15 - 19:30 Xu Yanan, University of Greenwich, UK  "Production of colourless nutraceuticals using Dunaliella salina"
19:30 - 19.45 Virtual tour hosted by Carcelle Sylvain, Bioréa, FR