Lecturers (45 min)

Alexander Eliyas, Assoc. Professor, Dr., Institute of Catalysis, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
Photocatalytic materials for environmental applications

Anna Maria Venezia, Director of Research, Institute of Nanostructured Materials, ISMN-CNR, Palermo, Italy
Methane partial oxidation over Ni-based catalysts: synthesis and support effects

Christopher Hardacre, Professor, Head of School, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Low temperature hydrocarbon selective catalytic reduction of NOx

Elena Romanovna Savinova, Professor, Dr., University of Strasbourg, UMR 7515 CNRS-UdS, Strasbourg, France
Electrocatalysis: a key to transition to the renewable energy-based economy

Fabio Bellot Noronha, Dr., Catalysis Division, National Institute of Technology, Av. Venezuela 82, Rio de Janeiro, 20081-312, Brazil
Catalysts development for the production of liquid fuels by bio-oil upgrading. Hydrodeoxygenation of model molecules

Johannes A. Lercher, Professor, Dr., Department of Chemistry, Technische Universität München, Garching, Germany and Institute for Integrated Catalysis, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, USA
Molecular level design of catalyzed transformation of lignin to fuels

Jose Antonio Odriozola, Professor, Inorganic Chemistry Department and Materials Science
Institute, University of Seville – CSIC, Seville, Spain
Structured and microstructured catalytic reactors for hydrogen cleanup

Sonia Damyanova, DSc, Professor, Institute of Catalysis, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
The potential of bioethanol as a feedstock for energy and chemicals production

Tapio Salmi, Professor, Dr. Åbo Akademi University, Laboratory of Industrial Chemistry and Reaction Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Johan Gadolin Process Chemistry Centre, Turku/Åbo, Finland
Microreactor technolygy in catalytic preparation of chemical intermediates

Xenophon Verykios, Professor, University of Patras, Department of Chemical Engineering
Structural and support effects of ethanol reforming at low temperatures

Company presentations (20 min)

Nino Borchtchoukova, Mrs., CTO & VP R&D, GenCell Company, Petah Tikva, Israel
The GenCell commercial product based on proprietary alkaline fuel cell technology

By 28th August 2015