Programme
 
 
 

Free Admission to the Monday Opening

From 8:00am onwards Welcome Coffee outside the Auditorium

Monday, 27 May 2019
Room: AUDITORIUM I
09:00 - 10:10
  Scientific Opening / Plenary Session
Applications of Science in Industry

Monday's Scientific Opening Session will feature four plenary presentations which demonstrate biomass technologies at its best.

Chairpersons:


Piotr SZYMANSKI , European Commission Joint Research Centre, Director of Energy, Transport and Climate





Nicolae SCARLAT , European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Directorate for Energy Transport and Climate, EUBCE Technical Programme Chair





Speakers

Marko JANHUNEN
UPM, Director Public Affairs and LSB Chair

Public Policies as Enablers of Innovation and New Partnerships to Create Sustainable Biofuels for Transport Decarbonisation



Géraldine KUTAS
UNICA - Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association, Senior Advisor for International Affairs

Renovabio: a market answer to a policy challenge


Monday, 27 May 2019
Room: AUDITORIUM I
10:10 - 11:10
  Opening Addresses
Chair
EUBCE Conference General Chair



Maria DA GRAÇA CARVALHO , European Commission, Directorate-General Research and Innovation, Member Scientific Advice Mechanism Unit, EUBCE Conference General Chair





Monday, 27 May 2019
Room: AUDITORIUM I
11:10 - 12:30
  Moderated Panel Discussion

The role of biomass in delivering the Paris targets and supporting sustainable development goals





Moderator

Uwe R. FRITSCHE
IINAS, Scientific Director

Panelists


Artur RUNGE-METZGER
European Commission - Directorate - General for Climate Action, Director Climate Strategy

Paula ABREU MARQUES
European Commission, DG Energy, Head of Unit - Renewables and CCS Policy

Mahama KAPPIAH
ECREEE, Executive Director

Paolo FRANKL
International Energy Agency, Head of Renewable Energy Division

Jenny WALTHER-THOSS
WWF, Policy Officer Sustainable Biomass
Monday, 27 May 2019
Room: AUDITORIUM I
12:30
  Linneborn Prize / EUBIA Award

Please note that this Programme may be subject to alteration and the organisers reserve the right to do so without giving prior notice.