“Biocatalysis for the Biological Transformation of Polymer Science” conference in cologne


The EFB Biocatalysis Division and the EFB Biobased Materials Division joint forces to host the Biocatalysis for the Biological Transformation of Polymer Science conference in cologne, Germany on 27-29 June 2022 at the venue Cologne Marriott Hotel.

The mission was to foster the convergence of Biocatalysis and Polymer Science disciplines to elevate and discuss possible solutions to global and socio-ecological challenges of our society in order to achieve a more sustainable circular economy and greener future. Scientists from around the world spent three inspiring days at the conference, listening to scientific presentations from prestigious scientists, leading experts in the fields but also early career scientist had the opportunity to present their work. Coworker from our group as well as a representative from the Bio4MatPro-Consortium were involved in the preparation and organization of the conference, chairing sessions, giving talks, presenting their research in short flash talks and during the poster session. The interactive character of the long awaited in person event was fostered during the conference dinner in a traditional cologne brewery.

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