A one day symposium is being held on 18th November 2014 in London, UK on the subject of Renewable Chemicals from Lignin. This event aims to bring together researchers from academia and industry at all levels interested in the chemistry, processing and applications of lignin in order to share the science, address the challenges in the field and build collaborations for the future.
The following four topics will be covered with a range of presentations from UK and international speakers.
- Lignin structure
- Bio-catalytic conversion
- Chemo-catalytic breakdown
The programme of this meeting will feature both oral, flash poster and conventional poster presentations. The Scientific committee involved in organising the event includes: Tim Bugg , University of Warwick, (Chair), Simon McQueen Mason, University of York, Rob Field, John Innes Centre, Norwich, Mike Jarvis, University of Glasgow and Adrian Higson, NNFCC, York and Bio Base NWE project.
Registration is now open, so visit the website to find out more!