FEATURE SESSION/PANEL Q&A (Hosted by BioVale)

‘The transition to a bio-based chemical industry’

Time & Location

Wednesday: 10.00 to 11.00, Stage 2

Adrian HigsonManaging Director, NNFCC

Presentation Title:

‘The transition to a bio-based chemical industry’

Speaker Bio:

Adrian is NNFCC’s Lead Consultant for bio-based products. He is a chartered chemist with over 20 years research and consulting experience within the chemical and bio-based products industry. He maintains a wide client base, providing consulting and facilitation services for both the public and private sectors. Private sector clients include SME technology developers, multi-national FMCG companies and business investors. Adrian has taken an active role in the development of the bioeconomy and bio-based products. He has been a member of the UK Bioeconomy Business Environment Working Group, the European Commission Expert Group for Bio-Based Products and the Scottish Bioeconomy Council.

NNFCC: NNFCC is a strategic consultancy with in-depth knowledge of the bioeconomy. We offer clients a wealth of experience in the bioenergy and biofuels markets and the growing biobased products sector. The team has international experience to guide businesses through policy hurdles and assist in the development of technology and international markets. (https://www.nnfcc.co.uk/)