15.10.2014 Biomass Conversion Technologies to Fuels

BioBoost Workshop: “Biomass Conversion Technologies to Fuels”
Agios Athanasios Pellas, Miramonte Hotel - 15 October 2014


14:30 – 14:45 Registration

14:45 – 15:00 Welcome – The FP7 BIOBOOST project
Angelos Lappas,
Research Director CPERI/CERTH, Workshop Organizer
Nicolaus Dahmen, Project Coordinator, KIT

15:00 – 15:30 Biomass in Greece. Current situation and future perspectives
Myrsini Christou,
Head of Biomass Department, CRES

 15:30 - 16:00 Energy densification and product opportunities by fast pyrolysis of biomass
Nicolaus Dahmen, Project leader Bioliq, KIT

 16:00 – 16:30 The Biomass catalytic pyrolysis process. Current status and perspectives
Angelos Lappas, Research Director CPERI/CERTH

 16:30 - 17:00 Coffee break

 17:00 – 17:30 Hydrothermal Carbonization. A technology to convert biomass waste streams to biocoal. State of the art and use cases
Stepan Kusche, CEO of AVA-CO2 Forschung GmbH
Dr. Gilbert Anderer, AVA-CO2 Forschung

 17:30 – 18:00 The Biodiesel production and market in Greece.
Dimitris Sergiadis, Agroinvest, Chemical Engineer M.Sc.

 18:00 – 18:30 Techno-economic and sustainability assessment of biofuels produced from biomass
Hernandez Mireles, Ileana, TNO DELFT, NL

Funding opportunities and requirements for Biomass Investment Plans in Greece
Constantinos Papageorgiou, Region of Central Macedonia

19:00-19:30 Discussions

 20:00 Light Dinner and Drinks with the Welcome Reception of the 13th Pan-Hellenic Symposium of Catalysis