1st International Conference on Bioresource Technology for Bioenergy, Bioproducts & Environmental Sustainability

Plenary Speakers

Birgitte Ahring

Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA

Dr. Birgitte Ahring (Battelle Distinguished Professor) brings extensive experience managing and directing complex renewable energy and applied biotechnology projects worldwide.

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Irini Angelidaki

Danmarks Tekniske Universitet, Lyngby, Denmark

Irini Angelidaki is Professor at the Technical University of Denmark, Dpt of Environmental Engineering. Her area is in development of biotechnological processes for conversion of organic matter to bioenergy, biofuels and biochemicals.

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Dirk Carrez

Bio Based Industries Consortium, Belgium

Dirk Carrez is the Executive Director of the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC). BIC represents the private sector in a public-private partnership (PPP) with the European Commission, known as the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU).

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Jo-Shu Chang

National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Professor Jo-Shu Chang is a Distinguished Professor and University Chair Professor of Department of Chemical Engineering at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Taiwan. He also serves as Director of Research Center for Circular Economy and Deputy Director of Research Center for Energy Technology and Strategy at NCKU.

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Huu Hao Ngo

Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Ngo is currently Professor of Environmental Engineering and serving as Deputy Director of Centre for Technology in Water and Wastewater, Co-Director of Joint Research Centre for Protective Infrastructure Technology and Environmental Green Bioprocess, University of Technology Sydney.

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Mohammad J. Taherzadeh

Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery, University of Borås, Sweden

Mohammad J. Taherzadeh is professor in Bioprocess technology since 2004 at University of Borås in Sweden and director of Research School at Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery. Prof. Taherzadeh has PhD in Bioscience from Sweden, and MSc and BSc in Chemical Engineering from Iran.

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