IBioIC hosted – Feature session & panel Q&A

Bioeconomy offers Net Zero solutions for the chemicals supply chain

Time & Location

Wednesday: 14.00 to 15.00, Stage 2

Speaker

Dr. Fraser BrownHead of Chemistry, Ingenza Ltd

About this Session

IBioIC has one of the biggest biotechnology networks in the UK with over 130 member companies. Many of our members are micro and SME companies who can offer novel solutions solutions to the chemical sector as it looks to meet its future net zero regulatory obligations. This session will showcase some examples of the innovative research which is currently being conducted by IBioIC’s member companies as well as novel sector-wide biobased solutions which are currently being explored.

Speaker Bio:

Presentation: Sustainable bio-based manufacturing of industrial products

Synopsis coming soon

Speaker Bio:

Fraser is a chemist with 16 years experience working in industrial biotechnology developing bio-based processes towards the sustainable manufacture of chemicals, proteins and other products.  As Head of Chemistry at Ingenza, Fraser is part of team of scientists who specialise in bio-based chemical production using a combination of in-house engineering biology, chemistry and fermentation

technologies that can be readily adapted depending on the nature of the chemical target.  We work closely with different companies who recognise transitioning from fossil fuels to alternative renewable feedstocks will be important to ensure the sustainability ofthe chemical industry, particularly as we head towards a net-zero future.