Program

 Brazilian ChemComm Symposium – Chemistry and Sustainable Energy

Monday, November 5

8:00

Welcome Coffee and Registration

8:30

Open Ceremony

Morning Sections

Chair: Luiz Henrique Catalani, University of São Paulo (USP)

9:00

Carlos H. Brito Cruz, São Paulo Research Foundation – Scientific Director PDF
Bioenergy in Brazil

9:30

Glaucia Souza, University of São Paulo (USP) PDF
FAPESP Bioenergy Research Program BIOEN

10:00

Nick Turner, Manchester UniversityPDF
Design and Evolution of New Biocatalysts for Organic Synthesis

10:30

Liane Rossi, University of São Paulo (USP) PDF
Catalytic Oxidations: Finding the Optimum Composition of AuPd Core-Shell Nanoparticle Catalysts

11:00

Coffee Break

Chair: Robert Eagling, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

11:30

Flash Presentations (to be announced)

12:00

Erwin Reisner, Cambridge University
Solar Water Splitting with Enzymes and Synthetic Catalysts Integrated in Nanostructured Hybrid Materials

12:30

Sidney Ribeiro, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP) PDF
Green Multifunctional Organic-Inorganic Hybrids based on Biopolymers and Recyclable Materials

13:00

Lunch (restaurants around FAPESP)

Afternoon Sections

Chair: Watson Loh, University of Campinas (UNICAMP)

14:30

Igor Polikarpov, University of São Paulo (USP)PDF
Biological Route in Breakdown and Depolymerization of Biomass

15:00

Christopher Hardacre, Belfast University PDF
Catalysts for the Clean Production of Hydrogen

15:30

Karen Wilson, Cardiff University PDF
Designer Catalysts for Biofuel Synthesis

16:00

Coffee Break

Chair: Alejandra Palermo, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

16:30

Flash Presentations (to be announced)

17:00

Sean Ward, Synthace PDF
Synthace History

17:20

Ulf Schuchardt, University of Campinas (UNICAMP) PDF
Biofuels, Mistake or Solution?

17:50

Closing remarks