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EU-Brazil Workshop: Coordinated Call on Advanced Biofuels

9 March 2016, Brussels

The European Commission (EC), The Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI), the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the Brazilian National Council of State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) are organising the EU-Brazil Workshop: Coordinated Call on Advanced Biofuels.

This Workshop aims to offer to Brazilian and European researchers an opportunity for networking, discussion and preparing joint activities under the call H2020-LCE-22-2016.

The Workshop will provide an opportunity to strengthen the dialogue between public and private laboratories, increasing partnerships between Brazilian and European, exploiting synergies in terms of scientific expertise and resources by implementing coordinated projects.

The presentations will cover the three sub-challenges that should be addressed by the proposals:

1) Gasification of bagasse to syngas and advanced liquid fuel production, including biofuels for aviation;

2) Applied research to biomass production logistics and applied research for feedstock diversification for advanced biofuels;

3) Development of new fermentation and separation technologies for advanced liquid biofuels and applied research to increase the energy efficiency of advanced biofuel processes.

Please RSVP to: Oscar G. Nobrega (oscar.nobrega@ext.eeas.europa.eu and RTD-H2020-World-Event@ec.europa.eu) before 1 March.

 

Venue: Centre Albert Borschette – Rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels, Belgium

 

Webstreaming of the event is available following this link

 

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Energy - all | Horizon 2020 | International Cooperation