Biomass and Sustainability

 

 

 

Biomass and Sustainability
June 25th, 2020 - 2:00 to 3:30 pm (UTC - 03:00)

The BIOEN FAPESP Program is pleased to invite the scientific community to a webinar on the latest scientific and technological achievements in bioenergy. Invited speakers will tell us the stories behind the cases of success and bioenergy scientific achievements.

This webinar will be the first of a series of on-line seminars that will bring an enlightening insight into the BIOEN Program and its results in all areas of knowledge: biorefineries, engine and aviation applications, sustainability and impacts.

 

About BIOEN

BIOEN is the State of São Paulo Foundation Bioenergy Research Program ( http://bioenfapesp.org).

It has published more than 1,300 research articles on all areas of knowledge: Biomass, Biofuel Technologies, Biorefineries, Engines and Aviation Applications, Sustainability and Impacts.

It funds fundamental and applied science in universities, research institutes, small businesses, and industry partnerships.

BIOEN has 400+ projects funded, come meet the leaders!

 

Registration: www.fapesp.br/eventos/bioen_webinar1

 

Language: English (simultaneus translation will not be provided) 

 

Live broadcast

Follow the transmission through Agência FAPESP's channel on YouTube

https://youtu.be/ukdpqTS1hQE

 

Program

2:00pm

BIOEN Research Webinars Kick-off and Introduction

Moderators: Luis Cassinelli and Rubens Maciel (BIOEN FAPESP)

2:03pm

Opening

Marco Antonio Zago, presidente of FAPESP 

Luiz Eugenio Mello, scientific director of FAPESP
R&D in the State of São Paulo in the context of Bioenergy

2:25pm

Module 1

Glaucia Mendes Souza, University of São Paulo (USP)/BIOEN
An Overview of the BIOEN Program Results

2:35pm

Module 2

Stephen Long, University of Illinois Urbana–Champaign (UIUC), USA
Improving crop yields for bioenergy, strategies and potential

Heitor CantarellaAgronomic Institute of Campinas  (IAC) / BIOEN 
The soil component in the search for sustainable biomass yield improvements

Glaucia Mendes Souza
Genomics and biotechnology latest developments for sugarcane improvement and future climate resilience breeding

2:50pm

Module 3

Renato Godinho, Biofuture Platform, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MRE)
Biofuture Plataform, countries unite to expand sustainably biomass and bioenergy production for climate change efforts

Marcelo Morandi, Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation ( Embrapa Environment) - Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Food Supply
The science of RenovaBio, how Brazil is innovating and investing in the low carbon economy

Luiz Horta, University of Campinas (Unicamp)/BIOEN
Emerging markets, potential of pastureland use in Latin America and Africa

3:05pm

Module 4

Q&A amongst the speakers and answers to audience

3:30pm End of the 1st BIOEN Webinar
 

 

 

Live

Join the webinar by sending your question to bioen-webinars@fapesp.br 

Questions will be answered during the event.

 

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