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4.5. 2017 BioTurku®

Ligniini-seminaari 4.5.2017

Åbo Akademi University, Auditorium Armfelt, Arken, Fabriksgatan 2
20100 Turku

“Ligniinistä voi tehdä kaikkea – myös rahaa”
”You can make anything out of lignin – also money”

The seminar language will be Finnish but the presentation materials and posters will be in English.

9.30    Registration and coffee
9.55    Opening of the seminar, Stefan Willför, Johan Gadolin Process Chemistry Centre (PCC), Åbo Akademi University
           First session, chair Linda Fröberg-Niemi
10.00  “Lignin: an ecosystem and an actual marketable product”, Petri Vasara, Pöyry Management Consulting
10.25  “Novel materials from lignin - research highlights from Åbo Akademi”, Stefan Willför, PCC, Åbo Akademi University
10.50  “ Value from Lignin - Research activities of VTT”, Tiina Liitiä, VTT
11.15  “Lignin content in liquid biorefinery process streams - choosing the right analytical approach”, Risto Korpinen, LUKE
11.30  Lunch (included in seminar fee), poster session and networking
          Second session, chair Petri Vasara
14.00  “ANDRITZ Lignin Recovery, feasibility and mill impact”, Lauri Pehu-Lehtonen, Andritz Pulp & Paper
14.20  “ Taylor-made lignin from next generation LignoBoost”, Jukka Mäkinen, Valmet
14.40  “Biocrude-lignin”, Jyri Maunuksela, St1
15.00  “ Introducing lignin-based products into the market, challenges and opportunities”, Suvi Pietarinen, UPM
15.20  “It’s about Biology and Chemistry – Shaping the future of renewable chemicals through lignin valorization”, Matti Heikkilä, Metgen
15.40  “Opportunities and challenges with lignin”, Maria Björk, Stora Enso
16.00  Final words and wrap up, Petri Vasara and Stefan Willför
16.15  End of the seminar

Companies and research groups are welcome to present a poster. Details about the poster will be asked when you register. The organizers reserve the right to limit the amount of posters. The preferred poster size: A0 (portrait)

The participation fee is 80 € for representatives from industry to cover organizing costs. The fee for representatives from academia and research institutes will be 40 €.

Registration and payment:                  
Industry:                                                80 €                                                          
Academia and research institutes:        40 €                                                                                
members and speakers:                   0 €     

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NOTE! Deadline for registration and payment is 21.4.2017