Scientific program

Plenary and key lectures (in alphabetical order):

Marek Basler (Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland): Type VI secretion system: from the discovery to the mode of action of a dynamic bacterial nanomachine

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Edward A. Bayer (Department of Biomolecular Sciences, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel): Synthetic biotechnology of designer cellulosome systems

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Yusuf Chisti (Massey University, New Zealand): TBA

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Peter Dürre (University of Ulm, Germany): Metabolic engineering of anaerobic acetogens for converting greenhouse gases into sustainable products

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Lothar Elling (Helmholtz-Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Germany): The Golgi Glycan Factory (GGF) - Enzyme Modules for Glycoconjugate Synthesis

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Ulf Grawunder (NBE-Therapeutics Ltd., Switzerland): TBA

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Flavia Marinelli (University of Insubria, Italy): Where will novel antibiotics come from in nature?

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Sessions:

Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

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Food and Agriculture Biotechnology

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Industrial Biotechnology

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Microalgae Biotechnology

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Environmental Biotechnology

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Plant Biotechnology

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