European Biotech Week 2022: Innovative Technologies in the EU Green Transition – Spotlight on Industrial Biotechnology

    September 27, 2022
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Virtual (Time in CEST)
    Brussels, Belgium

Rachel Melnick, Ph.D.
Senior Manager, Scientific Programs Agriculture & Food Systems Institute (AFSI)

Dr. Rachel Melnick delivered a presentation on “Plant Biologics – Challenges to Getting Solutions to Producers” and moderated the discussion at a virtual event organized by EuropaBio as part of European Biotech Week 2022. During the webinar, speakers discussed innovative solutions that can contribute towards the green transition, with a focus on industrial biotechnology and concentrating on products of industrial biotechnology, their benefits and challenges, the EU GMO regulatory framework, and recent developments on new genomic techniques.

More information is available on the European Biotech Week website.


2:00 pm

Welcome & Introduction

Opening comments from EuropaBio

2:05 pm

Presentations: Innovative Technologies Enabling the Green Transition

Marc Leclerc, Novozymes
Hans Genee, Biosyntia
Rachel Melnick, Agriculture and Food Systems Institute

2:35 pm

Q&A and Panel Discussion

Rachel Melnick, AFSI (moderator)

2:55 pm

Concluding Remarks