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SAVE THE DATE - 14th February 2019 - SCION, Rotorua

SAVE THE DATE - 14th February 2019 - SCION, Rotorua SCION & INSTITUTE FOR BIOPLASTICS and BIOCOMPOSITES

You are cordially invited to participate in a one-day networking event where industry speakers will include a German producer of outdoor sports equipment, who are adopting biobased technologies. Participating speakers will also come from key German and New Zealand bioeconomy research organisations addressing circular-bioeconomy concepts.
❖ Presentations along the life cycle of bioplastics and biocomposites from experts of the research and industry sector:
• Definition, types, market information, future developments, product applications and standards
• Processing of bioplastics and biocomposites (e.g. automotive and textiles)
• End-of-Life options and land/sea-based degradation
• Sustainability assessment and land/water use.
❖ Parallel interactive sessions to industry, research and policy will cover topics such as:
• Journey to bioplastic and biocomposites in market applications
• Processing of bioplastics and biocomposites – gaps and next steps
• Bioeconomy – policy perspectives from Germany/Europe and New Zealand.
❖ Evening networking

The networking events in Australia and New Zealand are supported by the project
Bio2AN through the German Ministry of Education and Research.
Target group: Industry, Research, Governments and NGOs.
You can already register by using the below link. The participation is free, and the number of participants is limited. A full programme will be available in January 2019.
We are looking forward to meeting you in Rotorua.
Best regards
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andrea Siebert-Raths Dr Florian Graichen
Head of the IfBB – Science Leader – Biopolymers
Institute of Biopolymers and Biocomposites and Chemicals Scion
More questions? Mr Sebastian Spierling, +49(0)511/9296-2275, sebastian.spierling@hs-hannover.de
Dr Florian Graichen, +64(0)73435428, florian.graichen@scionresearch.com

 
Bio2AN Travelling Conference Australia/New Zealand https://www.ifbb-hannover.de/en/event/Bio2AN-travelling-conference.html

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