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  • University of Alicante has participated in the SusChem Stakeholders Event 2019 held in Brussels, November 27th, 2019. in this forum entitled "Sustainable Chemistry to solve global challenges: the new SusChem Strategic Research and innovation Agenda",

  • This November 2nd, the Starch Round Table (SRT) will be held in Denver (USA). The SRT is one of the best scientific forums to discuss starch science. Prof. Francisco Vilaplana from KTH, valuable members within the BARBARA project, will present the project to the scientific, and industrial audiences, and showcase their latest results on the scale-up of the agro-waste residues.

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  •  INRA, Irstea and IFPEN in partnership with the French three Ministries of 'Agriculture et Alimentation', 'Enseignement supérieur, Recherche et Innovation', 'Transition Ecologique et Solidaire' and in partnership with the 'German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture' organizes a European workshop on bioeconomy on 29 and 30 October 2019 in Paris. This workshop is the third one following those held in Paris in 2015 and 2017.

    Marina Ramos of the University of Alicante has been invited to the roundtable "Sustainable production of bioressources: what does the research tell us?".

  • The consortium meeting in the Barbara project will take place this October 16-17st at the premises of Centro Ricerche Fiat (CRF, Torino, Italy), All partners will gather in this event, as to put together the results so far and plan for the future of the project.


  • Stéphane Kohnen from Celabor team, has been invited by Luxembourg Creative (which defines itself as a conference-meeting forum based in the Belgian Province of Luxembourg that aims to bring together stakeholders from the worlds of research, business and the public sector around a program guided by three key words: Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship) to give a speech about biobased plastic from vegetal waste. He will present our BARBARA project with with the most recent advances.

    The event will took place on December 12th. See the link:

    Campus d'Arlon Route de Longwy 185