Bioeconomy

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Recording of the online talk: “Bioeconomy”
Monday, 7 December 2020, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm (CET)

Hosted by: Dr. Georg Krawietz, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Panellists: 

Dr. Patrick Wagler & Dr. Roman Zimmermann, 
Project Management Jülich (PtJ) 

Fernanda Martinelli, Junior Researcher und PhD Candidate,
Centre for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn

Dr. Bernhard Ellinger, 
Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology (IME)

Information on the topic:
The global population is growing, our standard of living is increasing and we are faced with environmental challenges such as anthropogenic climate change, ocean litter, a declining availability of arable land and dwindling fossil resources. This requires us to transform today’s oil based economy towards the sustainable use of renewable resources, that is to say, towards the bioeconomy!

An important task for today’s researchers worldwide is to find innovative technology which allows this transformation.

Watch the recording of our online talk on Bioeconomy, the topic of the Science Year 2020/21 in Germany and learn how you can participate.

Useful links

Bioeconomy linklist