Wednesday, 3 June 2020

09.00 - 10.15

Registration

10.45 – 11.15

Official Opening of RRB 2020
Vice-rector  Mieke Van Herreweghe, Ghent University, BE

Opening Plenary Session

10.45 – 11.15

Keynote Lecture 1
John C. Warner, Warner Babcock Insitute for Green Chemistry, Wilmington, USA
Green Chemistry: the molecular mechanisms of sustainability and the circular economy

10.45 – 11.15

Keynote Lecture 2

Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking, BE

12.00 - 13.00

Lunch

10.45 – 11.15

Parallel sessions 1

Nicolas Le Moigne, IMT Mines Alès, FR : Towards next generation biomass for the processing of bio-based polymer materials: microalgae as a promising resource

Vladimir Kren, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czechia : Enzymatic transformations of flavonoids in a large scale

14.30 - 15.15

Coffee Break and Exhibition

15.15 - 16.45

Parallel sessions 2

Thomas Heinze, Friedrich Schiller university, Jena, DE : Polysaccharides-based nanoparticles: preparation, characterization and application

17.00 - 18.00

Guided city walk from Het Pand to the Town Hall

18.00 - 20.00

Reception at the Town Hall