Programme
 
 
 

Topic: INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Room: K23+K24
13:30 - 15:00
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: IBO.8 Biomass Utilisation Perspectives
Session Description

This session deals with legislation, certification and policy driving implementation of bioenergy, bioproductcs and bioeconomy strategies, and also the scale and economics of biofuels and renewable fuels at national and international level.



Chairpersons:


Kees KWANT , Netherlands Enterprise Agency, Ministry of Economic Affairs, RVO, THE NETHERLANDS





Nathalie DEVRIENDT , In den Roden Schilt Consulting, Separation and Conversion Technology Unit, BELGIUM





PRESENTERS
Giuliano GRASSI
Secretary General, European Biomass Industry Association, BELGIUM

Promoting a New European Strategy for Organic Waste Valorisation into High Value Bio-SynGas as a New Direction Towards the European Biofuels Sector Development

Session reference: IBO.8.1
Jonas JOELSSON
SP Processum, SWEDEN

From Green Forest to Green Commodity Chemicals

Session reference: IBO.8.2
Frank MISCHLER
GIZ- German Development Cooperation, GERMANY

Sustainable Regional Supply Chains for Woody Bioenergy in Eastern Europe

Session reference: IBO.8.3
Gian Claudio FAUSSONE
Inser Energia, ITALY

Ash Removal from Ash-Rich Biomass and Sludge: The Biar Process

Session reference: IBO.8.4
Antti ARASTO
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, FINLAND

Bioenergy in Balancing Grids and Providing Storage Options - Results of IEA Bioenergy Agreement Special Project

Session reference: IBO.8.5
Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Room: K23+K24
15:15 - 16:45
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: IBO.12 Commercialization of Bioenergy and Biorefinery Concepts
Session Description

This session deals with challenges to convert biomass to biofuels and biochemicals and presents possible commercial opportunities for innovative biobased products and systems.



Chairpersons:


Stefan RUYTERS , Ghent Bio-Economy Valley, Bio-innovation Agent, BELGIUM





Maurizio BETTIGA , Chalmers University of Technology, Industrial Biotechnology, Chemical and Biological Engineering Dpt., SWEDEN





PRESENTERS
Lars JÜRGENSEN
Aalborg University Esbjerg, Energy Technology Dpt., DENMARK

Power2gas Plant Operation Schemes - First Results from GP Joule’s Power Gap Filler

Session reference: IBO.12.1
Ilkka HANNULA
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, FINLAND

Optimised Low-CapEx Concept for the Production of Drop-in Biofuels via Gasification

Session reference: IBO.12.2
Thore LINDGREN
SEKAB E-Technology, SWEDEN

CelluAPP - Technology Enabling Wood Based Value Chains

Session reference: IBO.12.3
Jamie STEPHEN
TorchLight Bioresources, CANADA

Can Biomass Play a Role in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Canada’s Oil Sands?

Session reference: IBO.12.4
Igor BABICH
BIOeCON, THE NETHERLANDS

A Novel Robust and Selective Solvent for Biomass Fractionation

Session reference: IBO.12.5
Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Room: K23+K24
17:00 - 18:30
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: IBO.16 Large Scale Industrial Application for Heat and Power
Session Description

This session is devoted to large scale heat and power applications in industry using solid biomass in the form of pellets and potential uses of char in the steel industry for a range of applications.



Chairpersons:


Jaap KOPPEJAN , Procede Biomass, THE NETHERLANDS





Martin SEEMANN , Chalmers University of Technology, Energy Technology Dpt., SWEDEN





PRESENTERS
Daniela THRÄN
DBFZ-German Biomass Research Centre, Bioenergy Systems Dpt., GERMANY

Global Wood Pellet Industry and Market - Current Developments and Outlook

Session reference: IBO.16.1
Julian LUCUARA
Cenicana, COLOMBIA

Co-firing Tests of Sugar Cane Harvesting Residues (RAC) with Coal and Pith in a Large-scale Boiler.

Session reference: IBO.16.2
Jan HINNERSKOV JENSEN
Danish Technological Institute, DENMARK

Facing Safety Issues in Handling and Storage of Biomass Pellets in Large Scale

Session reference: IBO.16.3
Chuan WANG
Swerea MEFOS, SWEDEN

Hydrochar Potential application in European Steel Industry

Session reference: IBO.16.4
Teemu NEVALAINEN
Foster Wheeler Energia, Global Technology Dpt., FINLAND

Large Scale Utility CFB Technology in Worlds Largest Greenfield 100% Biomass Power Plant

Session reference: IBO.16.5
Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Room: K1
11:45 - 12:30
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: ICP.3 Industrial Deployment of New Biomass Conversion Technology
Session Description

This session deals with the latest developments of large-scale industrial plants processing biomass residues and wastes to produce and supply biofuels and bioenergy.



Chairpersons:


Michael PERSSON , Head of Secretariat of the Danish Bioenergy Association, DENMARK





PRESENTERS
Martin SEEMANN
Chalmers University of Technology, Energy Technology Dpt., SWEDEN

Gobigas - First Full-Scale Demonstration of Biomethane from Forest Residues

Session reference: ICP.3.1
Lars BIERLEIN
E.ON, SWEDEN

New Industrial Development in Fluidised Bed Combustion of Waste and Biomass

Session reference: ICP.3.2
Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Room: K23+K24
13:30 - 15:00
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: ICO.8 Thermochemical Biomass Conversion Processes
Session Description

This session focuses on analysis and developments of thermochemical conversion processes and systems for biomass through an industrial and commercial approach.



Chairpersons:


Björn FREDRIKSSON MÖLLER , E.ON Gasification Development, SWEDEN





Bert VAN DE BELD , BTG Biomass Technology Group, THE NETHERLANDS





PRESENTERS
Tero JORONEN
Valmet, Bioenergy R&D, FINLAND

High Quality Fuel by Steam Explosion

Session reference: ICO.8.1
Moritz HUSMANN
Highterm Research, AUSTRIA

Concept for Utilization of Waste Fuels in a Small Scale Updraft Gasifier System

Session reference: ICO.8.2
Matthew SUMMERS
West Biofuels, USA

Biomass CHP Systems in Commercial Agricultural Processing

Session reference: ICO.8.3
Rolf LJUNGGREN
Cleantech Inn, Gasification Dpt., SWEDEN

Experiences with WoodRoll - Versatile Green Energy Gas Production

Session reference: ICO.8.4
Timothée NOCQUET
Leroux & Lotz Technologies, FRANCE

Commercial Gasification of Waste Paper Residues - Feedback on the Commissioning of a 12MW Plant

Session reference: ICO.8.5
Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Room: K23+K24
15:15 - 16:45
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: ICO.12 Small Scale Industrial Application for Heat and Power
Session Description

This session is devoted to small scale applications and systems combined with advanced technologies for the generation of heat and power from biomass in the industry sector.



Chairpersons:


Liang WANG , SINTEF Energy Research, Thermal Energy Dpt., NORWAY





Andrea Maria RIZZO , University of Florence, Industrial Engineering Dpt., ITALY





PRESENTERS
Bert VAN DE BELD
BTG Biomass Technology Group, THE NETHERLANDS

The Use of Fast Pyrolysis Oil in Diesel Engines for CHP Applications

Session reference: ICO.12.1
Marco IEZZI
Heliex Power, Thermodynamics and Product Planning Dpt., UNITED KINGDOM

Enabling Solid Biomass Fired Small Scale Cogeneration Systems with the Twin Screw Wet Steam Expander Technology

Session reference: ICO.12.2
Attila GARAMI
University of Miskolc, Combustion Technology and Thermal Energy Dpt., HUNGARY

Potential Of A Machine Vision-Based Combustion Monitoring System In Optimizing Step-Grate Biomass Combustion

Session reference: ICO.12.3
Simon BENMARRAZE
IRENA, GERMANY

Affordable and Clean Energy: Addressing Project Development Challenges for the Production of Solid Biofuels from Woody Biomass for Heat & Power

Session reference: ICO.12.4
Joachim KELZ
Bioenergy 2020+, AUSTRIA

Evaluation of the Combustion Behaviour of Straw, Poplar and Maize in a Small-Scale Biomass Boiler

Session reference: ICO.12.5
Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Room: K23+K24
17:00 - 18:30
INDUSTRY SESSIONS
Session code: ICO.16 Optimisation of Systems and Methods for Improvements in Feedstock Production and Supply
Session Description

The presentations concern environmental challenges and economic opportunities on the topic of biomass feedstock production and supply for commercial and industry purposes.



Chairpersons:


Eija ALAKANGAS , VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Renewable Energy Processes Dpt., FINLAND





Ines DEL CAMPO , CENER, Biomass Energy Dpt., SPAIN





PRESENTERS
Mini BAJAJ
SYNCOM Forschungs- und Entwicklungsberatung, GERMANY

Chances and Challenges of Biomass from Landscape Conservation and Maintenance Work in Conversion Routes on Different Scale

Session reference: ICO.16.1
Massimo BRAMBILLA
Consiglio per la Ricerca in Agricoltura e l'analisi dell'economia Agraria, Unità di Ricerca per l'Ingegneria Agraria, ITALY

Preliminary Evaluation of the Performances of a Purpose Designed Machine for Grass Harvesting and Pre-processing in Orchards, Vineyards and Uncultivated Areas.

Session reference: ICO.16.2
Bodil Engberg PALLESEN
Danish Technological Institute, AgroTech Dpt., DENMARK

New Opportunities for Optimized Infeed of Straw for Combustion and Bioethanol Production

Session reference: ICO.16.3
Roxana BARBIERU
Stora Enso Biomaterials, Head of Market & Application Development, BELGIUM

Has Lignin’s Time Finally Come? Opening Up New Bio-Based Application Opportunities

Session reference: ICO.16.4
James COGAN
Industry & Policy Analyst, IRELAND

iLUC is about Biomass Displacement - Where There is No Displacement There is No iLUC

Session reference: ICO.16.5
Thursday, 15 June 2017
Room: Poster Area
13:30 - 15:00
Session code: IDV.3 Industrial Innovations in Feedstock Production, Power, Biogas and Advanced Biofuels Generation
Session Description

This session presents processes and studies for industrial use of biomass in heat and power systems, industrial innovations in biogas and advanced biofuels and examples of how to find a market for each bioenergy system.



Chairpersons:


Enrico CEOTTO , CREA- Council for Agricultural Research and Economics, Research Center for Agriculture and Environment, ITALY





Sara GARCIA CONDADO , European Commission, JRC, Directorate for Sustainable Resources - Food Security Unit (D.5), ITALY





PRESENTERS
Eija ALAKANGAS
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Renewable Energy Processes Dpt., FINLAND

Quality Guidelines of Wood Chips and Hog Fuels - Applying International Solid Biofuels Standards

Session reference: IDV.3.4
Charles LALONDE
Ontario Federation of Agriculture, CANADA

Predicting Biomass Yields of Corn Stover from Satellite Imaging in Eastern Canada

Session reference: IDV.3.6
Tom WILLIAMS
Harvest Logistics, USA

Forest Plantation and Harvesting Systems for Eucalyptus Biomass Investments in Florida USA

Session reference: IDV.3.8
Maurizio CUTINI
CREA, ITALY

Self-Propelled Biomass Harvester Machine for Pruning Residues Removal and Pre-Processing in Orchards and Vineyards

Session reference: IDV.3.9
Vojtech BELOHLAV
Czech Technical University in Prague, Process Engineering Dpt., CZECH REPUBLIC

Operational and Design Parameters of Microalgae Cultivation Systems for its Application in Industrial Scale

Session reference: IDV.3.10
Dagmar HONSBEIN
Namibia Biomass Industry Group, NAMIBIA

Bush Encroachment in Namibia - Turning an Environmental Hazard into a Socio-Economic Opportunity

Session reference: IDV.3.12
Francisco GARCIA CARRO
Magna Dea, SPAIN

Biohydrogas. A New Technology for Producing H2

Session reference: IDV.3.13
Annarita SALLADINI
Processi Innovativi, ITALY

Efficient Way to Produce Biofuels from Municipal Solid Wastes

Session reference: IDV.3.14
Hermann HANSEN
FNR - Agency for Renewable Resources, GERMANY

Steered Measures to Reduce Emissions from Small Scale Combustion Plants with Biofuels In Relation to the Legal Requirements In Germany

Session reference: IDV.3.19
Michael HASTINGS
Brüel & Kjaer Vibro, DENMARK

Remote Condition Monitoring of Automated Biomass Power Stations

Session reference: IDV.3.21
Hidekazu KASAI
IHI Corporation, Business Development Dpt., JAPAN

Innovative Approach and Technical Development About Solid Biomass Utilization for Power Plant Boilers in IHI

Session reference: IDV.3.22
Pawel CZYZEWSKI
Poznan Universty of Technolohy, Chair of Thermal Engineering, POLAND

Experimental and Numerical Study on Two-Stage Combustion Process of Syngas Fuels with High Content of Nitrogen Bounded Compounds

Session reference: IDV.3.24
Murat BALABAN
Episome Biotechnologies, TURKEY

An Efficient Paper Sludge Hydrolysis Method Using Whole Cell Biocatalysts, Rendering Paper Sludge Ideal for Biogas Production.

Session reference: IDV.3.26
Annarita SALLADINI
Processi Innovativi, ITALY

Bioethanol Production by Crude Glycerol Fermentation

Session reference: IDV.3.31
Jean-Michel LAVOIE
Université de Sherbrooke, Chemical Engineering Dpt., CANADA

Challenges in Scaling Up an Non-Enzymatic Process for the Production of Second Generation Sugars

Session reference: IDV.3.34
Ines DEL CAMPO
CENER, Biomass Energy Dpt., SPAIN

BIOrescue: Enhanced Bioconversion of Agricultural Residues through Cascading Use

Session reference: IDV.3.35
Ines DEL CAMPO
CENER, Biomass Energy Dpt., SPAIN

Paving the Way for a NexT Generation Biobutanol (ButaNexT)

Session reference: IDV.3.36
Axel GOTTSCHALK
SUPREN, GERMANY

Technical Production Process for Innovative Antioxidants using Novel Enzymes as Biocatalyst

Session reference: IDV.3.37
Serge BIOLLAZ
PSI - Paul Scherrer Institut, Thermal Processes & Combustion, SWITZERLAND

Concept Study for "Manure-to-Electricity" at Small-scale Farms: The Swiss Case

Session reference: IDV.3.39
Julia SCHÜCKEL
GlycoSpot, DENMARK

Novel Enzyme Activity Screening on Complex Biomass Structures

Session reference: IDV.3.41
Mikolaj OWSIANIAK
Technical University of Denmark, Management Engineering Dpt., DENMARK

Life Cycle Assessment of Hydrothermal Carbonization of Four Wet Biomass Waste Streams at Industry-Relevant Scales

Session reference: IDV.3.46
Maurizio COCCHI
ETA-Florence Renewable Energies, Bioenergy Division, ITALY

The New European Technology and Innovation Platform for Bioenergy: Promoting the Market Uptake of Cost-Competitive Innovative Bioenergy and Biofuels Value Chains

Session reference: IDV.3.48
Antti ARASTO
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, FINLAND

Wealth from Bio Economy - National Economy Perspective on Integrated Bio- and Low Carbon Technologies

Session reference: IDV.3.49
Michael JAKOB
LECO, GERMANY

Automated Moisture, Volatile and Ash Determination with a TGA System.

Session reference: IDV.3.50
Marcin SAJDAK
Institute for Chemical Processing of Coal, Centre for Laboratory Research, POLAND

The Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Alternative and Renewable Solid Biofuels - Development and Validation

Session reference: IDV.3.54
Jamie STEPHEN
TorchLight Bioresources, CANADA

Biomass for Residential and Commercial Heating in a Remote Canadian Aboriginal Community

Session reference: IDV.3.55
Dina BACOVSKY
Bioenergy 2020+, AUSTRIA

IEA Bioenergy: Policies and Status of Implementation

Session reference: IDV.3.58

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