CatBior 2017

From 12/11/2017 to 12/15/2017

Université Lumière Lyon 2 - 4Bis Rue de l'Université, 69007 Lyon

New Program

Please see the congress schedule here

Please see the congress detailed program here

Please see the industrial sessions program here

Please see the 'posters session A' program here

Please see the 'posters session B' program here

The guidelines:

Speakers are invited to strictly follow the given times for a smooth execution of the different sessions: Plenary Lectures (1 h), Keynotes (35 min + 5 min questions), Oral Communications (15 min + 5 min questions).

Posters should be printed in a A0 format (841x1189 mm; 33.1x46.8 inch) or close dimensions. Two poster sessions are planned (Tuesday 12/12 and Thursday 14/12 from 15:40 to 16:40). The posters numbers will be provided at the congress reception.

The topics of interest include:

1) Catalytic routes for direct polysaccharides, lignin, and raw biomass transformation.
2) Catalytic transformation of lignocellulosic platform chemicals.
3) Catalytic transformation of vegetable oils, fats, algae and oleo-derived chemicals.
4) Thermochemical transformations of biomass into bio-oils and related catalytic upgrading technologies for bio-oils.
5) Modeling aspects of the processes and mechanistic studies.
6) Development of analytic tools, in situ characterization techniques.

Preliminary Program:

The program of the "4th International Congress on Catalysis for Biorefineries” (Catbior 2017) will include 4 plenary lectures, 6 keynote lectures in addition to oral/poster communications.
Moreover, two Industrial symposia are scheduled on the following topics:
1- Biomass to chemicals
2- Biomass to biofuels

The companies ARKEMA, SHELL, SOLVAY, PENNAKEM, EXXONMOBIL have already accepted to participate as well as the clusters IAR and AXELERA.