Thank you very much for joining us for AlgaEurope 2016!

Find the facts and figures of the last editions here!


Key figures of 2016

  • 6 Official Partners
  • 4 Sponsors
  • 10 Table top presentations
  • 230+ Delegates
  • 32 Participating countries
  • 9 Sessions
  • 58 Speakers
  • 67 Poster presentations
  • 1 Thematic round table
  • 3 Networking lunches
  • Reception offered by the EC



  • ALGAEUROPE; a cooperation of:


The Conference Co-Chairs

Vitor Verdelho, Kyriakos Maniatis and Paulien Hoftijzer

The Organising Committee 2017

  1. Vítor Verdelho (Portugal)
  2. Kyriakos Maniatis (EC)
  3. Mario R. Tredici (Italy)
  4. Paulien Hoftijzer (The Netherlands
  5. Birgit Schmidt-Puckhaber (Germany
  6. Liliana Rodolfi (Italy)
  7. Gabriel Acien (Spain)
  8. Joana Lapa (Portugal)
  9. Szilvia Bozsoki (EC)

Scientific Committee 2017

    1. Chair: Mario Tredici - University of Florence (Italy)
    2. René Wijffels - Wageningen University (Netherlands)
    3. David Chiaramonti - RECORD/CREAR (Italy)
    4. Sammy Boussiba - Ben Gurion University (Israel)
    5. Alison Smith - University of Cambridge (UK)
    6. Jean Paul Cadoret - Greensea (France)
    7. Emilio Molina Grima - University of Almeria (Spain)
    8. Natascia Biondi - University of Florence (Italy)
    9. Olaf Kruse - University of Bielefeld (Germany)
    10. Patrik Jones - Imperial College London (UK)
    11. Guido Reinhart - IFEU (Germany)
    12. Jack Legrand - University of Nantes (France)
      1. Ulrike Schmid-Staiger - Fraunhofer IGB (Germany)
        1. Michele Stanley - SAMS (UK)
          1. Patrick Sorgeloos - University of Ghent (Belgium)
            1. John Benemann - MicroBio Engineering (USA)