Summer School entitled

“Lignocellulosic Crops as Feedstock for Value Added Bioproducts and Bioenergy”

Summer School,

Beijing, 26-31/7/15

 

Sunday, July 26th


Monday, July 27th  


Tuesday, July 28th

9:00 to 14:00

Visit to Chinese Academy of Agricultural sciences; laboratory and experimental fields

Chaired by  Prof. Liu Feihu &  Dr. A. L. Fernando

Chaired by Prof. Li Defang & Dr. A. L. Fernando

8:30

Flax breeding: goals, methods, variety realization, Dr. S. Jankauskiene, LRCAF

8:30

How much carbon can be sequestered by perennial energy crops?  Dr. A. Monti, UNIBO

9:15

Ramie and ramie breeding, Prof. Yu Chunmin,  IBFC

9:15

Studies on Ramie cultivation and propagation, Prof. Tang Shouwei, IBFC

10:00

Perennial energy crops: agronomy, physiology, environmental and bioconversion,  Prof. S. L. Cosentino, University of Catania

10:00

Mediterranean endemic perennial grasses, Dr. D. Scordia & Dr. G. Testa, University of Catania

10:45

Coffee break 

10:45

Coffee break

19:00

Welcome and get together

Chaired by Dr. S. Jankauskiene & Prof. Yu Chunmin

Chaired by Dr. D. Scordia & Dr. G. Testa

11:00

Sisal cultivation and development in China, Yi Kexian, TCAAS

11:00

Flax Research Progress in China,  Prof. Wu Gangwen, HLJAACS

11:45

Cultivation strategies for hemp as a multipurpose crop, Dr. S. Amaducci, UNICATT

11:45

Sustainable products from bast fibrous plants for European knowledge-based economy, Dr. P. Baraniecki, INF&MP

12:30

Lunch

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Effect of salinity on seed germination and seedling growth of hemp  Prof. Liu Feihu, YNU

13:30

Kenaf breeding and techniques in China, Prof. Li Defang, IBFC

14:15

Students presentations  (15 min each)

14:15

Design of integrated biorefineries,

Prof. A. Kokossis, NTUA

15:00

Students presentations  (15 min each)

21:00

End of day

16:30

End of day

16:30

End of day

 


Wednesday, July 29th


Thursday, July 30th


Friday, July 31th 

8.00 to 20:00

Study tour

Chaired by Dr. A. Scarfone & Dr. A. Suardi

Chaired by E. Alexopoulou & Dr. E. Breitmayer

8:30

The importance of fibre crops for valued added biobased products and bioenergy, Dr. E. Alexopoulou, CRES

8:30

Ligno-cellulosic crop chains for bioenergy

production, Dr. A. Scarfone & A. Suardi, CRA-ING 

9:15

Jute breeding and development, Prof. Fang Pingping  FJAU

9:15

Multipurpose Hemp Variety and Its Utilization

 in China, Prof. Yang Ming ,YNAAS

10:00

By-products from pulping of fibre crops - what to learn from forest industry?

Dr. K. Niemela, VTT

10:00

Phytoremediation  of heavy metal-contaminated  land by perennial crops, Dr. E. G. Papazoglou, AUA

10:45

Coffee break

10:45

Coffee break

Chaired by Dr. K. Niemela & Y. Papatheohari

Chaired by Dr. E. G Papazoglou & Prof. Yang Ming

11:00

The technologies are utilized for flax breeding in China, Prof. Wang Yufu, IBFC

11:00

Research progress of Ramie germplasm Evaluation and Biological technology in HZAU Research Group,

Prof. Liu Lijun, HDAU

11:45

Sustainable fibre sources and bast fibre crop markets, Dr. Jan van Dam, DLO

11:45

Measuring Sustainability - an introduction to Life cycle Assessment of Fibre Crops, Dr. E. Breitmayer, NOVA

12:30

Lunch

12.30

Lunch

13:30

Industry Path and Development of Bast Crops in China, Prof. Yang Hanling, HNU

13:30

How sustainable are bioproducts from fiber crop? Dr. A. L. Fernando, FCT/UNL

14:15

Students presentations  (15 min each)

14.15

Students presentations  (15 min each)

20:00

End of the day

16:30

End of day

16:30

Certificates delivery