Pacific Rim Summit on Biotechnology & Bioenergy (PacRim2008)
Venue: Westin Bayshore, Vancouver
|Event Date/Time: Sep 10, 2008||End Date/Time: Sep 12, 2008|
|Registration Date: Sep 12, 2008|
|Early Registration Date: Jul 25, 2008|
|Abstract Submission Date: May 12, 2008|
|Paper Submission Date: May 12, 2008|
This exciting conference will also include:
â€¢ Presentations on bio-energy, bio-based products, industrial biotechnology for drug discovery, novel applications of marine biotechnology and much more
â€¢ Dynamic Plenary Program
â€¢ International Networking Opportunities
â€¢ Business Partnering Meetings
â€¢ Elegant Evening Receptions
â€¢ Breathtaking Venue
The 2008 Program Traacks include:
1. Biofuels and Bioenergy Technologies â€“ cellulosic ethanol and advanced biofuels, renewable hydrocarbons, biohydrogen, advances in enzymes and fermentation organisms.
2. Renewable Chemicals and Biobased Materials â€“ biopolymers and bioplastics, sustainable chemistry, biocatalysis, fermentation technologies, biorefinery co-products.
3. Feedstocks and Sustainability â€“ dedicated energy crops, sustainable feedstock collection, lifecycle analysis, climate change, sustainable biorefineries, economic sustainability.
4.Marine, Nano & Environmental / Algae Systems / Policy â€“ bioremediation, nano-biotechnology, marine bio-resources, algae for fuels, chemicals and carbon capture, role of governments, intellectual property, human resource challenges.