Program

Preliminary program (09:15h – 17:00h)
Moderator: Johan Tiesnitsch

09.15h

Registration
Pick up your badge at the registration desk

10.00h

Welcome
Drs. Bert Schroën, dean of faculty Bèta Sciences and Technology, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences

10.10h

Sustainable Chemical Value Chains: Challenges and Opportunities for Green Chemistry
Prof. Dr. Walter Leitner, professor of technical chemistry at RWTH Aachen University and director of Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion.
Abstract / Biography

10.55h

Invited speaker
Dr. Bart van Grinsven, assistant professor of smart devices for diagnostics at Maastricht University

11.20h

Break and poster session

11.45h

Plasma catalytic conversion of CO2: the complex interplay of materials and plasma
Prof. Dr. Vera Meynen, professor of catalysis at University of Antwerp
Abstract / Biography

12.35h

Lunch and poster session (jury visits posters)

13.30h

Innovative concepts in micro- and nanobiosystems for diagnostics and life science research
Dr. Devin Daems, MSc in Molecular Biology  and PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Abstract / Biography

14.15h

Electrochemical conversion of CO2: from nanoscale to system level
Prof. Dr. Earl Goetheer, principal scientist at TNO and lead scientist VoltaChem
Abstract / Biography

14.40h

Superior Therapeutic Profiles: CriPec® Nanomedicines
Cristanne Rijcken, founder and CSO at Cristal Therapeutics
Abstract / Biography

15.05h

Break and poster session

15.30h

Employing nanotechnology in clean mobility
Dr. Boaz Moeremans, researcher at Umicore
Abstract / Biography

15.55h

Functional nanoparticles for advanced drug delivery and bioimaging applications
Prof. Anitha Ethirajan, Nanobiophysics and Soft Matter Interfaces Group, Institute for Materials Research, Hasselt University, Belgium
Abstract / Biography

16.45h

Poster awards
Jury selection and audience voting

17.00h

Closing & Drinks