BEACON 3rd Annual Conference 2015

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    BEACON 3rd Annual Conference 2015

    Wednesday, 25th March 2015

    You are invited to attend this FREE one day event

    Wednesday 25th March 2015

    Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff


    Keynote Speaker: Julie Williams, Chief Scientific Adviser for Wales

    Speakers Include:

    • Quentin Clarke- Waitrose
    • Yvonne Armitage - KTN Network
    • Muyiwa Akintoye - Quorn / Marlow Foods
    • Ana Palanca - Aimplas
    • Robert Poyer - Natural Environmental UK
    • Tony Guile - Welsh Government
    • Kevin Stephens - BioExtractions Wales


    Recent years have been a significant time for biorefining in Wales. Having been identified as a key growth area and winning the Regio Stars award 2014, the BEACON project was launched to promote and facilitate collaboration between academia and industry, drive innovation, and support companies that bring biotechnology closer to industrialisation.


    Sessions Include:

    • Integrated Supply Chains
    • Natural Product Biotechnology
    • Funding Opportunities
    • Flash Presentations... from Delegates


    This FREE conference will appeal to industry professionals, start-up companies, SME’s and larger corporations, as well as academic scientists and researchers interested in biotechnology, waste valorisation and a low carbon economy. The event provides a unique environment for industry and academia to network, share knowledge and establish research collaborations.

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