SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR WOBIC2017

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 

 PROF. DR. SABU THOMAS

Mahatma Gandhi University, India

Presentation Title:

Engineering at the Nanoscale: A Strategy for Developing High Performance Functional Bio-Materials Based on Nanocellulose

 

PLENARY SPEAKERS

 

PROF. DR. AMAR MOHANTY

University of Guelph, Canada

Presentation Title:

Biorefinery and Products Sustainability

PROF. DR. HYUN-JOONG KIM

Seoul National University, Republic of Korea

Presentation Title:

Issues and Challenges of Bio-based Resin Commercialization in the 21st Century

 

SESSION INVITED SPEAKERS

 

PROF. DR. MOHD ALI HASSAN

Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

 Presentation Title:

Oil Palm Biomass Biorefinery for Future Bioeconomy

DR. VIJAYA SUBRAMANIAM

Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB), Malaysia

Presentation Title:

Carbon Footprint Reduction Practices in the Malaysian Oil Palm Industry

DR. SATOSHI HIRATA

Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan

Presentation Title:

R&D and industrialization of cellulose nanofibrils in Japan

 

 

 

DR. JAN E.G. VAN DAM

Wageningen UR, Netherlands

 Presentation Title:

Biopolymer Innovations and Products Development in The Netherlands

PROF. DR. MOHD SHAHWAHID OTHMAN

Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Presentation Title:

Economic Assessment of Kenaf Cultivation for Producing Fiber Utilized in Automotive Components

PROF. DR. LIJUN WANG

Zhejiang University of Science and Technology/National Eng. & Tech. Research Center for Paper Chemicals, China

Presentation Title:

Pulp and Paper Technology

 

   
 

PROF. DR. -ING. HAIRUL ABRAL

Andalas University, Indonesia

Presentation Title:

Vibration Duration Effect of Ultrasound Applied to Gelatinized Biocomposite on Its Mechanical Properties
 


 

 IMPORTANT DATES

 

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION:

 

Abstract Submission Starts:

1st February 2017

Abstract Submission Deadline:

2nd June 2017

Notification of Abstract Acceptance:

31st July 2017

 

 

REGISTRATION:

 

Registration Starts:

1st February 2017

Deadline of Early-bird Registration:

31st August 2017

Deadline of Registration:

10th November 2017