Second BIOCON-CO2 webinar in the series

Next up in the BIOCON-CO2 webinar series is ‘CCU Biocatalysts: How to get them out of the lab’ on 14:00 – 15:30 CET, 24th March 2021.

Project partners from LEITAT, University of Groningen, Wageningen Food and Biobased Research, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona as well as DTU Kemiteknik will present an engaging programme, examining how biotechnology can contribute to carbon capture and utilisation at industrial installations.

The webinar is free to attend and open to all with an interest in this area of research.

Please register here to secure your place.


Timing Presenter name Presenter organisation Topic
14:00-14:15 Annabel Serpico LEITAT Welcome and introduction
14:15-14:25 Tom Ewing Wageningen Food & Biobased Research Overview of biocatalysis for CO2 conversion
14:25-14:40 Marco Fraaije Rijksuniversiteit Groningen Generating stable enzymes by computational enzyme engineering
14:40-14:55 John Woodley DTU Kemiteknik Translating lab scale reactions into industrial bioprocesses
14:55-15:05 Albert Carceller Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona CO2 valorisation: Multienzymatic synthesis of lactic acid using CO2
15:05-15:30 Annabel Serpico LEITAT Q&A session and conclusion