Biomass for sustainable biofuels & biobased products

When: 17th October 2017 - 8:30-17:00

Where: CENER Headquarter - Avenida de la innovación 7 - 31621 Pamplona (Spain)


The National Renewable Energy Center (CENER) will host a one-day ButaNexT’s Knowledge Sharing Workshop on 17th October 2017 in Pamplona (Spain).

The workshop will share the lessons learnt from the ongoing EU-funded ButaNexT project to scale up the process to obtain sustainable butanol from lignocellulosic feedstocks. Experts from other projects will also present their findings to improve the production of biobased products.

If you are a representative from the industry, research centres, academia or institutions working in the bioeconomy sector, this workshop is for you.


The following topics will be covered at the workshop:

  • Identifying the main challenges and bottlenecks during the scale-up of bioprocesses from lab to pilot plant,

  • Presenting some successful projects that involve the scale-up of the production of biobased products,

  • Showing the latest outcomes of H2020 ButaNexT project on the improvement of biobutanol's production,

  • Visiting CENER’s Bioprocess Pilot plant in Aoiz (Navarra)


WHAT'S ON THE AGENDA? Have a look at the agenda of ButaNexT workshop here. You can also find the agenda in Spanish here


HOW TO REGISTER? attendance is free of charge but requires registration through this link




Ines del Campo, CENER:

Maria Diaz Muruaga, CENER: