'Young Innovators Programme' In focus

Session Host

Valentina DipietroFounder - Mykor

Time & Location

Wednesday: 15.40 to 16.30, Stage 3

About this presentation

Mykor is a biotechnology and advanced materials company developing commercially viable and sustainable building materials grown from waste. Mykor have created carbon-negative insulation made from forestry and construction waste we source in London and Kent. The company’s first products are insulating and soundproofing panels comparable to foam boards both in performance and aesthetics but without any toxic or non-renewable additives.


A feature ‘closing session’ to the CHEMUK Day 1 (Wed 15) programme illuminates some of the exciting innovations coming through through Innovate UK’s ‘Young Innovators Award Programme’, run in partnership with The Prince’s Trust

Come along and listen to a selection of quick-fire presentations from just a selection of bright and talented young entrepreneurs, already turning heads with innovative, topical and highly-investable projects. Examples chosen will be of particular relevance to the chemical, materials & life sciences sectors.

Hosted by Dr Neil Calder, Engineered Capabilities Ltd

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