30.º Anniversary of CBQF: Closing Conference
Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 17:00
Auditório Ilídio Pinho | UCP | Centro Regional do Porto
On October 28, between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., takes place the Closing Conference of the 30th Anniversary Celebrations of the Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF/ESB/UCP). It will be a special moment where the community will be brought together to listen to a keynote speech by Gunter Pauli, author of the Blue Economy book, and to celebrate together the past achievements, as well as to launch the agenda for the future.
The event will be held at the Ilídio Pinho Auditorium of the Porto Regional Centre, with online transmission.
5:00 p.m. | Opening:
Isabel Braga da Cruz | Pro-Rector | Porto Regional Centre – Universidade Católica Portuguesa
5:10 p.m. | CBQF: Inspired by the future
Manuela Pintado | Director | Centre of Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF/ESB/UCP)
5:25 p.m. | Enabling science to create high value through circular solutions
Gunter Pauli | Author of the Blue Economy Book
João Rocha | Coordinator of the Executive Committee of the Council of Associate Laboratories