The Biobased Solutions international conference and exhibition
25-27 April 2017
Lille Grand Palais - France

Co-organised by

ASSOCIATION CHIMIE DU VÉGÉTAL (ACDV) Infopro Digital

In partnership with

INDUSTRIES & AGRO-RESSOURCES (IAR) CLUSTER

Detailed program

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Tuesday 25 April Wednesday 26 April

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Global Context

Bioeconomy – the EU policy environment to boost market demand

Panel discussion, supported by the European Bioeconomy Alliance

Moderator : Agnes van Ardenne, BIC

  • Taking stock of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy
    Agnes van Ardenne, BIC
  • Sustainable production of EU-grown renewable raw materials – the foundations of the European bioeconomy
    Liisa Pietola, Chairwoman of the working partyon environment, COPA-COGECA
  • The concept of an integrated biorefinery – a real-life example of the Bazancourt - Pomade biorefinery
    Yvon Le Henaff, Managing Director, ARD
  • The EU’s bioeconomy strategy – way forward
    Waldemar Kutt, DG Research, Bio-based products Head of Unit, EUROPEAN COMMISSION
  • The policy-driven innovative markets - the example of biobased plastics in French law
    John Persenda, CEO, SPHERE
  • Vision on the value chain on boosting markets for bio-based products at EU level
    Philippe Diercxsens, Environment Manager, DANONE WATERS

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Personal Care

Biobased and sustainable sourcing in cosmetics

Moderator : Anne Dux, VP Science and Regulatory Affairs, FEBEA

  • Developing production processes for cost-competitive and sustainable carotenoids
    Emmanuel Petiot, CEO, DEINOVE
  • Argan program: sustainability as a key driver for innovation
    Florence Trombini, R&D Support Manager BASF Beauty Creations, BASF
  • Quinoa husk extract, a natural and sustainably sourced cosmetic ingredient
    Anaïde Agha, Sales and Marketing Director, CHIMEX
  • Botanical sustainable development policy and eco-design processes for cosmetic actives
    Alex Saunois, Technical Director, Sederma & Delphine Gély, Marketing Manager, CRODAROM
  • Luiz Gustavo Martins, Prseident, MAPRIC

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Automotive

Biobased materials bringing new performance and alternative sourcing

Moderator: Alexia Roma, Biomaterials Referent- Materials innovation Leader, RENAULT

  • Bio-sourced materials: a future for the car industry?
  • Kenji Miura, ISP Business Group, Sustainable Resources Dept., MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP.
  • Leveraging Bio-based Performance from the Ground Up Across Automotive Applications
    Denis Burlaud, EMEA Sales Manager, DUPONT TALE & LYLE
  • Ford vision to integrate bio-based materials in automotive
    Maira Magnani, Advandec Materials & Processes, FORD RESEARCH & INNOVATION CENTER AACHEN

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Construction

Architecture and interior design – new materials and technologies driving innovation

  • Towards bionic wood
    Timothée Boitouzet, CEO, WOODOO
  • Cool, modern and trendy biomaterials, the Touch of Nature cas
    Philippe Willems, Founder and Director, ORINEO
  • Biobased construction materials: market trends and legislation
    Florian Rollin, Co-founder, KARIBATI

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Global Context

Sustainable sourcing, a driver and a must-have of biobased product development

  • Sustainable guar initiative
    Rachel Barre, Raw Materials Sustainability Manager, L’ORÉAL
  • Integrated approach of sustainable sourcing, production and technologies
    Stefano Facco, Director New Business Development, NOVAMONT
  • Sustainable Palm Oil
    Inke Van Der Sluijs, Technical manager Europe, ROUNDTABLE ON SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL (RSPO)

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Personal Care

Plant-based and natural ingredients - a drive for product development

Moderator: Carmen Esteban, Technical Director, STANPA

  • Plant-based ingredients for the development of naturalness and sustainability
    Michel Philippe, Sustainable Innovation Manager, L’ORÉAL
  • Naturality in cosmetics, a key driver for a new economical ecosystem model
    Frédérique Lafosse, Head of Active Cosmetic Ingredients, GIVAUDAN
    Claude Fromageot, Head of sustainability, GROUPE ROCHER
  • Sandrine Milesi, Directrice Recherche Actifs, CLARINS

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Automotive

Light weight solutions, renewable and reducing emissions

Moderator: Karim Behlouli, General Manager, ECOTECHNILIN

  • Flax fibres thermoplastics composites: products, implementation and applications
    Tristan Mathieu, Responsable développement applications techniques et composites, TERRE DE LIN
  • New biobased & lightweight solutions for interior automotive
    Laurence Dufrancatel, Materials Global Domain Manager, FAURECIA
  • Plant fibres-based composite material for the automotive sector - the use of LCA in a continuous improvement process
    Alice Guedet , Engineer in charge of biobased products and LCA topics, ADEME

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Construction

How might paint become greener ? parameters to boost or break biobased ingredients in the coating industry

Moderator: Jan van der Meuler, Managing Director, CEPE

  • Coming to a sustainable supply of bio-based binders
    Ward Mosmuller, Director EU Affairs, DSM
  • The mass balance approach in leveraging more bio-based coatings
    Wolfgang Hoffmann, Head of Product Management, CAPAROL
    Nikolaus Raupp, Global Sustainability Manager Dispersions & Pigments, BASF
  • Towards pre-painted steel using bio-based & low voc emission coating
    Eric Chevet R&D Manager, ArcelorMittal, Fanny Langevin, Product Development, ArcelorMittal,
    Fanny Langevin, Product Development, ARCELORMITTAL
    Frank Cogordan, Business Development & Innovation Manager, ARKEMA
  • PPG

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Global Context

Financing emerging biobased business in a time of low oil price

Moderator: Benoît Leguet, Managing Director, INSTITUTE FOR CLIMATE ECONOMICS

  • A venture capital view on biobased product developments, learning from the past
    Rob Van Der Meij, Investment Manager, CAPRICORN VENTURE PARTNERS
  • Building profitable renewable chemistry startups
    Josko Bobanovic, Partner, SOFINNOVA
    Benoît Leguet, Managing Director, INSTITUTE FOR CLIMATE ECONOMICS
  • After COP21, opportunities for plant-based contributions

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Automotive

Coming next, new intermediates and materials

Moderator: Alexia Roma, Bbiomaterials Referent - Materials Innovation Leader, RENAULT

  • Renewable isobutene – a platform molecule with applications in rubber and plastics
    Thomas Buhl, Head of Business Development, GLOBAL BIOENERGIES
  • Plant based PE and its (potential) applications in the automotive industry
    Martin Clemesha, Renewable Chemicals Technical Sales Manager for Europe, BRASKEM
  • High performance biobased self-reinforced composites from polylactid acid
    Orkun Kaymakci, Research and Development Specialist, ARCELIK

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Innovation

New processes

  • Process intensification in biobutanol production
    Heleen De Wever, Project Manager Biotechnology, VITO
  • Deep by phytoreveal™: an innovative way to obtain eco extracts
    Grégoire Pithon, Head of The New Technologies Laboratory, CHIMEX
  • Next step in functionalized biobased aromatics
    Joop Groen, Sr Manager Business Development, TNO
  • Algae applications overview: a blue biorefinery concept
    Maud Benoît, R&D Project Manager, Algae Product Innovation, CEVA

Tuesday
25 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Innovation

Solvents

Moderator: Tine Schaerlaekens, Sr. Advisor Innovation Policy, ESSENSCIA VLAANDEREN

  • Inkemia green chemicals: driving innovative performance and function through the transformational power of green chemistry
    Lorenzo Herrero Davila, Senior Researcher, INKEMIA
  • Process intensification in biobutanol production
    Heleen De Wever, Project Manager Biotechnology, VITO
  • Biolife, laying the foundations of a new chemistry of renewable fluids
    Clarisse Doucet, Innovation & Development - Head Of Biosourced Projects, TOTAL FLUIDES

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Plenary conference

Market Perspective plenary - Industrial perspective on Biopolymers

Panel with leading consumer brand companies.
Moderator : Olivier Jan, DELOITTE

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Packaging

Consumer and market uptake of biobased packaging

  • The beautiful mind of a consumer
    Henna Poikolainen, Senior Consultant, PÖYRY MANAGEMENT CONSULTING
  • Innovative flexible packaging film from 2nd generation raw material
    Thus Rodenburg, CEO, TAGHLEEF INDUSTRIES SPA
    Emanuela Bardi, Junior Product Manager, TAGHLEEF INDUSTRIES SPA
    Dennis Van Eeten, Packaging Innovation Manager, TAGHLEEF INDUSTRIES SPA
  • Improved environmental impact of a 100% renewable beverage carton on the whole life cycle
    Heloïse Gouriten, environment Manager for processing & packaging, TETRA PAK

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Construction

Innovation in wood, fibers and composites

  • Global approach of wood products (Wood Panels MDF, WoodForce Fillers for a new generation of composites)
    Raymond Loch, Business Development Woodforce, SONAE
  • Biobased/Formaldehyde Free Resins for Wood Composites
    Catherine Tredway, CEO, WHITECLOUD
  • Automotive Biocomposite Technical Scraps End of Life (RECYTAL)
    Karim Behlouli, DG, ECOTECHNILIN
  • Fabrice Garrigue, CEO, EVERTREE

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Innovation

New platform molecule for different biobased products formulation

  • New isosorbide based solutions for safer coatings
    René Saint-Loup, Polymer Chemistry Research Department Manager, ROQUETTE
  • Beyond pulp and paper: stora enso’s biomaterials transition
    Arno Van De Ven , Svp Innovation, Biomaterials, STORA ENSO
  • Functional gels of cellulose – an innovative green product for different industrial sectors
    Stéphane Laurent, Innovation Manager, J. RETTENMAIER & SÖHNE (JRS)
  • A new range of biobased addtives for large scale market
    Carine Alfos, Innovation Director, ITERG
  • Unfold Innovation: original hyperbranched lipidic polyesters
    Caroline Hillairet, Head of Industrial Partnerships, PIVERT

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017

Thematic conference

Home Care

A sustainable value chain approach

  • A journey with bio-based surfactants in Europe
    Christophe Séné, Global Advisor for Regulatory Affairs, Trade Compliance and Sustainability, ERASM
  • Guidance on the use of bio-based material in the homecare industry
    Sascha Nissen, Sustainability and Communications Manager, A.I.S.E
  • Tom Domen, Director Long-term Innovation, ECOVER

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Home Care

Innovative ingredients, formulation and technologies in detergence

  • A novel range of green surfactants designed for risk free cleaning formulations
    B. Estrine, Head Chemistry Dpt, ARD
  • REWOFERM® - The Bio based Sophorolipid Surfactant Family of Evonik
    Dirk Kuppert, Head of Applied Technology Household Care Europe, EVONIK NUTRITION & CARE GMBH
  • To anticipate the Regulations and meet the new market’s expectations: Salveco technology
    Steve Hisiger, R&D Manager, SALVECO

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Packaging

Biobased materials becoming mainstream in packaging

  • Biobased FDCA for PEF in packaging applications
    Stephan Roest, Market Development Manager, Biobased Innovation, CORBION
  • Unlocking bio-based products across markets
    Marc Lubben, President, REVERDIA
  • PEF, the next generation polyester, produced from the biobased building blocks FDCA and MEG
    Ed de Jong, VP Development, AVANTIUM/BASF
  • Thermoplastic Biopolymer Compounds
    Lars Ziegler, R&D Manager, TECNARO

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Construction

New biobased materials for the construction sector

  • Synthesis of innovative materials based on lignins - Biobased polyurethane foams for thermal insulation applications
    Stéphane Laurichesse, R&D Development Engineer, Bitumen Pu Waterproofing Resins, SOPREMA
  • Focus on the use of bio-based molecules and matters in the production of cement, concretes and composites for the construction
    Dr Lê-Chiên HOANG, Research Engineer Natural Substances and Green Chemistry, LAFARGE
  • Vegetable based binder, R&D approach and practical results
    Myriam Desroches, Project Manager in Green Chemistry, CAMPUS COLAS

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Thematic conference

Innovation

New materials

Moderator: Flavio Benedicto, Innovation Manager, Research & innovation, EUROPEAN CHEMICAL INDUSTRY COUNCIL - CEFIC

  • Coproplast: valorization in norman by-products in the field of plastics
    Laurent Bélard, Research and Development Manager, BIOPOLYNOV
  • Crodatherm phase change materials – a sustainable product range for a sustainable concept
    Kevin Bozec, Marketing Coordinator, CRODA
  • Chemical and rheological characterization of bio-oil obtained from hydrothermal liquefaction of microalgae residues
    Clemence Queffelec, Assistant Professor (Cq) & Emmanuel Chailleux, Dr (Ec), IFFSTAR / CEISAM
  • Bisigodos-high value-added chemicals and bioresins from algae biorefineries produced from CO2 provided by industrial emissions
    Ana Palanca, R&D Technician, AIMPLAS (ALG)

Wednesday
26 Apr 2017
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Plenary conference

C-LEVEL PANEL : executives of major companies will reflect upon the economic environment of biobased products and how they fit in their companies’ strategy.

Moderator : Jacki Davis, Journalist

  • Pascal Juéry, Member of the Executive Committee, SOLVAY & President, UIC
  • Christophe Aufrère, CTO, FAURECIA
  • Frédéric Gauchet Chairman & CEO, MINAFIN
  • Mr Takimoto, MITSUBISHI (MCC)
  • Marcel Lubben, President, REVERDIA