Metal bio-recovery and bio-remediation: Contributions to the circular economy

28-29th November 2019 | Manchester

E3B/EBNet will be holding a joint 2-day workshop on metal biorecovery and bioremediation on November 28-29th at the Principal Hotel in Manchester.

The aim of the workshop is to bring together academic and industrial scientists to develop plans for upcoming UKRI and BBSRC funding calls.

Day 1:
Day 1 presenters: Please come prepared to present a short talk with slides; up to 10 min, plus 5 min for questions.

10.30 – arrival, registration, refreshments
11.00 – 11.45 Funding oppprtunites
12.45 – 13.00 Industry focus (challenges from industry partners) & GCRF opportunities
13.00 – 13.45 lunch
13.45 – 15.15 Industry focus (challenges from industry partners) & GCRF opportunities continued
13.00 – 15.45 Academic presentations
15.45 – 16.00 break
16.00 –18.00 Academic presentations continued
19.45 – dinner and networking (invite only due to space limitations)

Day 2:
Day 2 speakers: please come prepared to give a flash presentation of up to 2 min without slides

Flash presentations and structured discussion

9.30 –10.45 flash presentations
10.45 – 11.15 break
11.15 – 13.15 Sandpit session to identify project opportunities
Break-out sessions to consider next steps for proposals
13.15 – 14.00 lunch
Optional afternoon session – continuing collaboration building

If you are interested in the workshop then please send an email to metals.bbsrcnibb@durham.ac.uk