SYNPOL

"Biopolymers from Syngas Fermentation"

Past events & activities:

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26. - 29. September 2016:

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (e.g., CSIC, UULM, UNISTRA) were invited speakers at the "15th International Symposium on BioPolymers - ISBP 2016" which was held on 26. to 29. of September 2016 in Madrid (Spain). The SYNPOL project was active collaborator for the organisation and management of this symposium.

 

For full details see the official website by clicking on the logo.

 

 

23. September 2016:      

The SYNPOL project (coordinator CIB-CSIC) together with the CNB-CSIC has invited as external guest speaker Prof. Dr. Sang Yup Lee (Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Republic of Korea) to give an oral presentation with the title: "Systems metabolic engineering of microorganisms for realizing bio-based sustainable chemical industry" at the central auditorium of the CSIC in Madrid, Spain.
See lecture details in this pdf document: 


CSIC lecture of S.Y. Lee.pdf
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09.  September 2016:
 

Fourth annual SYNPOL course on "Biopolymers from bacterial fermentation of syngas". The course was held in Madrid (Spain) and hosted by SYNPOL partner CSIC-CIB;  full details can be seen in the attached Course Flyer.

 

07. & 08. September 2016:

Fourth annual (final) meeting of the SYNPOL project in Madrid (Spain) was hosted by CSIC-CIB. All participating partners (9 from academia and 6 from industry) were there presenting their results from the fourth and final project year.  


03. - 06. July 2016:
  
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (HES-SO) were present at the "17th European Congress on Biotechnology - ECB 2016" which was held on 03. to 06. of July 2016 in Krakow (Poland).

For full details see the official website by clicking on the logo:

 

 

15. - 17. June 2016:      

The second SYNPOL workshop 2016 on "LabVIEW for Biotechnologists" in Sion (Switzerland) was hosted by our partner HES-SO (Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Suisse Occidentale) in cooperation with SYNPOL partner INFORS. Because of limited capacities, access was limited to only 16 participants. 

See workshop details by following this link:

http://www.hevs.ch/en/minisites/events/labview/

 

 

20. April 2016:      

The SYNPOL Project (coordinator CIB-CSIC) invited as external guest speaker Dr. Mathieu Haddad (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia) to give an oral presentation with the title: "Biological Water-Gas-Shift Reaction – Bioaugmenting Syngas in H2" at the CIB-CSIC in Madrid, Spain.

See seminar details in this pdf document:  

 

 

 

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10. & 11. November 2015:
  
Our partner project, the BioConSepT project invites you to their "Explotation Event" which will be held on 10. and 11. of November 2015 in Merseburg (near Leipzig, Germany).

For full details see the official website using the following link:

http://www.bioconsept.eu/exploitation-event/


23. Oct. 2015:  

Third annual SYNPOL course on "Industrialization of Biotechnological Processes: basics and real case stories from bench to industry". The course was held in Murcia (Spain), hosted by SYNPOL partner BIONET SL and was (as always) for free/gratis!!! It was attended by 76 persons this time. 

More details can be seen in the Course & Workshop section. 


21. & 22. Oct. 2015:

Third annual meeting of the SYNPOL project in Murcia (Spain) was hosted by BIONET S.L.. All participating partners (9 from academia and 6 from industry) were there to present their results from the third year.



12. - 15. October 2015:
  
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (UNISTRA & KTH) were invited speakers at the "23rd Annual Meeting of the Bio-Environmental Polymer Society - BEPS 2015" which was held on 12. to 15. of October 2015 in Karlsruhe (Germany).

For full details see the official website at the following link:

http://www.meier-michael.com/beps.html


06. & 07. October 2015:

  Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were present at the conference "Making more of Bioeconomy R&D Results" (organized by the H2020 project ProBIO) which was held on 06. and 07. of October 2015 in Brussels (Belgium).

For more information see the official agenda:



06. - 09. October 2015:

  
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (UNISTRA) were invited speakers at the "5th International Conference on Biobased and Biodegradable Polymers - BIOPOL-2015" which was held on 06. to 09. of October 2015 in San Sebastian (Spain).

For more information see the official website by clicking on the following link:

http://www.biopol-conf.org/


22. September 2015:
  
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator + Abengoa) were presenting at the EC workshop "Maximizing the impact of KET Biotechnology" (organized by the European Commission) which was held on 22. of September 2015 in Brussels (Belgium).

For more information see the official event flyer by clicking on the following pdf:



14. - 17. Sept. 2015: 

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (CSIC-INCAR) were present at the 15th International Conference on Microwave and High Frequency Heating - Ampere 2015 which was held on 14. - 17. September 2015 in Krakow (Poland).

For more information click on this link:

http://ampere.pk.edu.pl./


16. - 18. Sept. 2015: 

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (coordinator & a few partners) were present at the 8th European Symposium on BioPolymers - ESBP 2015 which was held on 16. - 18. September 2015 in Rome (Italy).

For more information click on this link:

http://www.esbp2015.org/


07. - 11. June 2015:
  
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (UNISTRA) were invited speakers at the "31st International Conference of the Polymer Processing Society - PPS-31" which was held on 07. to 11. of June 2015 on Jeju Island (Korea).

For more information see the official website by clicking on the following link:

http://www.pps-31.com/


14. - 16. January 2015:

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator and UULM) were invited speakers at the "C1net - Chemicals from C1 gas Conference" which was held on 14. to 16. of January 2015 in Nottingham (UK).

For more information see the official flyer by clicking on the following link:

http://www.c1net.co.uk/Events-conf-1.html


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18. November 2014:                     

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were invited speakers at the "Centro Cultural Galileo - Open Science Lessons" which was held on 18. of November 2014 in Madrid (Spain) at 19:00 hours. The title of the oral presentation was "Los bioplásticos: mito o realidad?" (engl.: "Bioplastics: myth or reality)



For more information take a look at the the flyer pdf here:


31. Oct. 2014: 

Second annual SYNPOL course on "Biomass & Waste Conversion Technologies: syngas production and biotechnological application". The course was successfully held in Oviedo (Spain); more details can be seen in the Course & Workshop section. 

 

29. & 30. Oct. 2014:

Second annual meeting of the SYNPOL project in Oviedo (Spain) hosted by CSIC-INCAR. All participating partners (8 from academia and 6 from industry) were there to present their results from the second year.

 

28. Sept. - 01. Oct. 2014:

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator and some partners) were present at the ISBP-2014 (14th International Symposium on BioPolymers) which was held on 28.09. - 01.10.2014 in Santos (Brazil).  

For more information please click on the following link:   http://www.isbp2014.com/


09. - 12. Sept. 2014:
  
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were invited speakers at the "XXXVII Congreso de la SEBBM 2014" which was held on 09. to 12. of September 2014 in Granada (Spain).

For more information see the official website by clicking on the following link:

http://www.sebbm.com/xxxviicongreso/

 

04. & 05. Sept. 2014: 

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (HES-SO and INFORS) were invited speakers at the "BioTech 2014 Chemical Sensors Forum: Bioprocess Analytics and Sensor Technology" which was held on 04. & 05. of September 2014 in Wädenswil (Switzerland).

For more information see the official flyer by clicking on the following link:

http://www.biotech2014.ch/2014/userfiles/File/Biotech2014/Flyer_BioTech2014_2.pdf

 

02. Sept. 2014:  

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were present at the "Info Day on the Call for Proposals 2014 of the Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking" which was held on 02. of September 2014 in Brussels (Belgium).

For more information please click on the following link:

http://www.bbi-europe.eu/events/bbi-info-day-brussels

 

 16. July 2014:   

 
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were invited speakers at the conference on "Opportunities in Fuels and Chemicals from Syngas and Methane Fermentation" which was held on 16th. of July 2014 in London (UK).  

For more information please click on the following link:

 

https://www.soci.org/Events/Display-Event.aspx?EventCode=SEG424

 

01. - 04. July 2014:   

 
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were present at the "ANQUE·ICCE·BIOTEC 2014 Congresses on Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology" which was held on 1st. to 4th. of July 2014 in Madrid (Spain).  

For more information please click on the following link:

http://anque-icce-biotec2014.com/

 

30. June - 03. July 2014:   

 
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (Coordinator) were invited speakers at the summer course on "BIOREFINERY AND INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS" which was held on 30th. of June to 3rd. of July 2014 in Santander (Spain).  

For more information please click on the following link:

http://www.geruc.es/images/Biorefinery_and_Industrial_Applications_Course_-_Santander.pdf

 

08. - 12. June 2014:   

 
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (CSIC-INCAR) were present at the ICCE-2014 (13th International Conference on Clear Energy) which was held on 08. - 12. of June 2014 in Istanbul (Turkey).  

For more information please click on the following logo:  

 

 

04. - 06. June 2014:     

First SYNPOL workshop 2014 on "LabVIEW for Biotechnologists" in Sion (Switzerland) was hosted by our partner HES-SO (Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Suisse Occidentale) in cooperation with SYNPOL partner INFORS. Because of limited capacities, access was limited to 16 participants. 

See workshop details by following this link:    

http://www.labviewforbiotechnologists2014.com/

 

19. - 23. May 2014:  

 
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (CSIC-INCAR) were present at the Pyro 2014 (20th International Symposium on Analytical & Applied Pyrolysis) which was held on 19. - 23. of May 2014 in Birmingham (UK).  

For more information please click on the following logo: 

 

 

 

27. March 2014:     

SYNPOL partners BIONET and CSIC presented the "Workshop of Methods and Technologies for Industrialization of Biotechnological Processes" in Madrid (Spain) hosted by CIB-CSIC. Access was limited to 130 participants and was completely full!  

See workshop details by following the link below or take a look at the pdf:    

http://www.bionet.com/en/new.php?idNoticia=44

 

                                       
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08. Nov. 2013:
First annual SYNPOL course on "Industrial Fermentation Processes: Basics & Successful Industrial Scale-up Stories". The course was held in Valencia (Spain); for more details see section "Courses".
  

 

 

06. & 07. Nov. 2013:    
First annual meeting of the SYNPOL project in Valencia (Spain) hosted by BIOPOLIS S.L.. All participating partners (8 from academia and 6 from industry) have presented their results from the first year.



20. - 23. Oct. 2013:   
Representatives of the SYNPOL project (CSIC-INCAR) were present at the Spanish
XII. GEC Conference (GEC = Grupo Español de Carbón; Spanish Carbon Group) which was held on 20. - 23. of October 2013 in Madrid (Spain). As a national meeting, the language at this event was Spanish. For more information please click on the following link:

http://www.gec2013.org/
 





07. - 09. Oct. 2013: 
 

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (coordinator & a few partners) were present at the
European Symposium on BioPolymers - ESBP 2013 which was held on 7. - 9. October 2013 in Lisbon (Portugal).









01. Oct. 2013:  

Representatives of the SYNPOL project (coordinator) were present at CommNets´
2nd Bioeconomy Forum (with a Round Table Talk about Bioplastics) which was held on 1. October 2013 in Brussels (Belgium).




28. & 29. May 2013:

 

 

Valencia Flyer.pdf (823.21KB)
Valencia Flyer.pdf (823.21KB)







 

Our SYNPOL partner Prof. Luc Avérous (Strasbourg University) was at the 2-days conference "From Biobased Polymers to Bioplastics" in Brussels (Belgium) on 28 & 29 of May 2013. He was an invited keynote speaker. 

 

For more information please click on the link below:

http://www.certech.be/en/from-biobased-polymers-to-bioplastics.html?cmp_id=7&news_id=24&vID=3

 

                                   

 06. May 2013:

 

RTVE.es Radio interview (in Spanish language) with the SYNPOL Coordinator Prof. José Luis García in the program called "A la carta: a hombros de gigantes". Hear his interview in the space between minutes 4:50 and 7:50 of the complete program by using the following link:


http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/audios/a-hombros-de-gigantes/hombros-gigantes-segunda-hora-del-programa-06-05-2013/1803003/

 

 

12. & 13. Feb. 2013:  

The SYNPOL project was represented by Dr. Oliver Drzyzga (Project Manager) at the "CommNet Communications Training for Scientists & Communicators" held on 12. & 13. February 2013 at the Belfield Campus, University College Dublin (Ireland).  



                                        



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23. Nov. 2012:   

The Kick-off meeting of the SYNPOL project was held on Friday the 23rd of November 2012 at the CIB-CSIC in Madrid, Spain.