Bioeconomy Research and Innovation Forum

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Start Date:  Monday, October 24, 2016 8:30 AM
End Date:  Monday, October 24, 2016 4:30 PM
Title:  Bioeconomy Research and Innovation Forum
Category:  Partnership
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About the Day

  • Learn about bioeconomy research and innovation in Ontario
  • Discuss accelerating Ontario's bioeconomy capacity while meeting future challenges 
  • Connect with researchers, industry and government to discuss cutting-edge research and how it feeds Ontario's bioeconomy sector
  • Explore opportunities through networking and share strategic ideas on building Ontario's research and innovation strengths, opportunities and alliances
  • Be inspired by up and coming researchers and innovators in Ontario

Graduate Student Poster Competition

Congratulations to our poster winners:

1. Oscar Valerio

2. Ehsan Behazin

3. Jordan Graham

Agenda

8:00

Coffee: Exhibits and Posters Open & Networking

8:30

Welcome & Overview of Day

8:40

An Overview of Bioeconomy Research in Ontario - Scope, Capacity and Results - Researchers will present on how their research is contributing to Ontario's bioeconomy

10:20

Break - Poster & Networking 

10:40

The Emerging Ontario Bio-supply Chain from Feedstock to Production Panel

11:40

1- Minute Grad Student Research Pitches

12:00

Lunch - Poster Judging & Networking

1:00

Keynote: New Horizons for the Bioeconomy

1:40

Diversity in the Bioeconomy - Accelerating to Commercialization Panel

2:20

Break - Poster & Networking

2:35

Research and Innovation in Action - Industrial Demand for Agriculture Feedstock -Contributing to a Ontario's Bioeconomy Economy Panel

3:20

Keynote: Future Opportunities for Ontario's Circular Economy - Research and Innovation

4:00

The Highlights from the Day

 

 

Attachment(s):  Call for Posters.pdf
Presentation - Craig Drury
Presentation - Istvan Rajcan
Presentation - Trevor Charles
Presentation - Alfons Weersink