Innovation from the traditional sectors



2:30pm // Opens session

Simão Soares (P-BIO Board and SilicoLife CEO)

         Minho University Dean representative (tbc)

2:35pm // Industrial Biotechnology in Portugal and opportunities – Isabel Rocha (CEB / SilicoLife)

3:00pm // Panel 1 – Portuguese installed capacities

Moderation of the debate: Ligia Rodrigues (CEB)

Eugénio Ferreira – CEB

Bruno Ferreira – Biotrend

Simão Soares – SilicoLife

Lorenzo Pastrana – INL

         Manuel Fernandes – CIPAN

4:00pm // Panel 2 – Big companies and new projects

Moderation of the debate: José Teixeira (BEC)

Carlos Martins Andrade – GALP

Sara Monteiro – CEV

Patrick Freire – Biomimetx

Nuno Borralho – Raiz/The Navigator company

5:00pm // “European Biotechnology Week 2016” in Portugal highlights – Simão Soares (P-BIO board and SilicoLife CEO)

5:15pm // Closing session – Eugénio Ferreira (CEB)

5:30pm // Network moment – Sponsorship “LETRA beer”


Location: Institute of Bio-Sustainability – University of Minho ½ day (afternoon)


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