ALGAE EUROPE 2016 Conference

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Find the facts and figures of the 2015 Edition here!


Key figures of 2015

  • 6 Official Partners
  • 6 Sponsors
  • 10 Table top presentations
  • 220+ Delegates
  • 28 Participating countries
  • 11 Sessions
  • 64 Speakers
  • 60 Poster presentations
  • 1 Thematic round table
  • 3 Networking lunches
  • Food tasting during lunch and coffee breaks
  • Welcome reception offered A4F on November 30th
  • Reception offered by the EC on December 2nd



  • ALGAEUROPE; a cooperation of:


The Conference Co-Chairs
Vitor Verdelho, Kyriakos Maniatis and Paulien Hoftijzer

The Organising Committee 2016

    1. Vítor Verdelho (Portugal)
    2. Kyriakos Maniatis (EC)
    3. Mario R. Tredici (Italy)
    4. Paulien Hoftijzer (The Netherlands)
    5. Christie de Vrij (The Netherlands)
    6. Birgit Schmidt-Puckhaber (Germany)
    7. Liliana Rodolfi (Italy)
    8. Gabriel Acien (Spain)
    9. Joana Lapa (Portugal)
    10. Szilvia Bozsoki (EC)
    11. Herminia Rodriguez (Spain)
    12. Frank Rogalla (Spain)
    13. Carlos Unamunzaga (Spain)
Scientific Committee 2016
  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. Olivier Bernard - INRIA (France)
  11. Patrik Jones - Imperial College London (UK)
  12. Guido Reinhart - IFEU (Germany)
  13. Yannick Lerat - CEVA (France)
  14. Jack Legrand - University of Nantes (France)
  15. Ulrike Schmid-Staiger - Fraunhofer IGB (Germany)
  16. Michele Stanley - SAMS (UK)
  17. Patrick Sorgeloos - University of Ghent (Belgium)
  18. John Benemann - MicroBio Engineering (USA)