CatBior 2017

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

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


Program

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, three Industrial symposia are scheduled on the following topics:
1- Starch, sugar, wood industries: past and future
2- Biomass to chemicalsb
3- Biomass to biofuels

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

Please see the preliminary program here