25th International Conference on Bioencapsulation

La Chapelle sur Erdre (Nantes), France - July 3-6, 2017

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Global Program

Full program will be available after 30-04-2017

The Poncelet Innovation Award sponsored by Procter and Gamble will be attributed for a contribution in innovation in chemistry for encapsulation. We thus advise to focus on innovation in the presentation proposals for the conference.

Monday July 3, 2017
18:00 - 19:00 Registration
19:00 - 23:00 Convention Welcome Cocktail Party
Tuesday July 4, 2017 - Morning
08:00 - 09:00 Registration
08:45 - 09:00 Welcome
09:00 - 12:30 1. Innovation in Bioactive, cell and enzyme encapsulation
Chairpersons Christophe Lacroix, ETH-Zurich, Switzerland
André Brodkorb, Teagasc, Moorepark, Ireland
Luis Fonseca, IST-Lisbon, Portugal
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break - Exhibition & Poster Session
12:30 - 13:00 Exhibitors presentations
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
Tuesday July 4, 2017 - Afternoon
14:00 - 17:30 2. Innovation in health and personal care
Chairpersons Paul de Vos, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Igor Lacik, Polymer Institute of the SAS, Bratislava, Slovakia
Catarina Pinto Reis, FFUL, Lisbon, Portugal
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break - Exhibition & Poster Session
20:00 Event dinner In the exceptional setting of the Chateau de la Poterie
on the shady shady banks of the river Erdre.
Wednesday July 5, 2017 - Morning
09:00 - 12:30 3. Innovation in encapsulation technologies
Chairpersons Ronald J. Neufeld, Quenn's University, Kingston Canada
Thierry Vandamme, Strasbourg University, France
Elena Markvicheva, Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Inst. Bioorg. Chem., Moscow, Russia
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break - Exhibition & Poster Session
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
Wednesday July 5, 2017 - Afternoon
14:00 - 17:30 4. Innovation in food, feed, agriculture and diversified applications
Chairpersons Stephan Drusch, TU-Berlin, Germany
Gabriela Kuncova, ICPF-Prague, Czech Republic
Anant Patel, University of Applied Sciences, Bielefeld - Germany
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break - Exhibition & Poster Session
17:30 - 18:15 BRG General Assembly
19:00 - 21:00 Dinner at Westotel
Thursday July 6, 2017 - Morning
09:00 - 12:30 5. Innovation in Materials for encapsulation
Chairpersons Christine Wandrey, EPFL-Lausanne, Switzerland
Bruno Sarmento, i3S/INEB, Porto Portugal
Corinne Hoesli, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break - Exhibition
12:30 - 13:00 Student best contribution prizes - Poncelet Innovation Award
13:00 Lunch - End of the conference