For us, it is important to spread knowledge about lignin, its possibilities, and about LignoCity. That’s why we invite you to various events and digital webinars. If you missed a webinar or would like to see it again, you will find it here.
Lignin as a barrier and dispersant
October 6, 2022
Pedram Fatehi, Professor at Lakehead University talks about “Lignin-based dispersants, challenges and opportunities”. And Peter Rättö, scientific advisor at RISE Bioeconomy, talks about “The use of lignin as a barrier in food packaging”.
Lignin engineering and biomass valorization
May 19, 2022
Meet Mikhail Balakshin, Professor of Practice in Lignin Chemistry at Aalto University. In this webinar, he gives a presentation on Lignin engineering – the bottleneck to advanced integrated biorefineries. We also get to meet Filipa Lima, R&D Chemical Engineer at BGW, from Portugal. She talks about Bio Green Woods and its contribution to green initiatives through the valorization of biomass
From lab to production & Molecular weight determination of lignin
April 28th, 2022.
Lars-Erik Sjögren, CEO of Biosorbe, let us know how the company has taken its bio-based absorbent from the lab to full-scale production. Professor Antje Potthast tells us about her research on the molecular weight determination of lignin.
Celebrating women in science, International Women’s Day
March 8th 2022.
Meet Elin Appel, Project Manager at Paper Province, Ewellyn Capanema, Ph.D. Research and Development Chemist at RISE Research Institutes of Sweden and Kristin Israelsson, Mill Manager at Nordic Paper Bäckhammar.
Using lignin in transportation fuels
February 24, 2022
In this webinar we will focus on lignin as an ingredience in transportation fuels. Erik Furusjö and Linda Sandström from RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden, join us to let us know about the work linked to the subject.
Exploring lignin – a chemical point of view
January 20, 2022
David Blomberg Saitton, director of research and business development at RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden and René Backes, Business Development Specialist bei BASF, gives us an insight into lignin as a raw material, how it can be used chemically, and what challenges it faces.
A journey to make of lignin a functional ingredient
December 2, 2021
With us this time we have LignoPure who will guide us on their exciting journey to make lignin a functional ingredient. You will also get a first-hand preview of digital LignoCity.
The opportunities of lignin – a closer look at MicroBioGen and Graanul Biotech
November 4, 2021
In this webinar, we take a closer look at the research done on lignin from two different perspectives. Meet Geoffrey Bell, Executive Officer, MicroBioGen and Peep Pitk, R&D Manager of Graanul Biotech as they give us their perspectives on the state of research.
Can lignin be a substitute for bitumen in asphalt?
October 7, 2021
Researchers in both Canada and Sweden are currently working on developing greener asphalt where lignin is the substitute for bitumen. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to listen to Natacha Mongeau (Can), business development manager at FPInnovations and Jonas Ekblad (Swe), Senior researcher at division asphalt within NCC Industry.
Public funding and door openers for innovative SMEs
September 2, 2021
LignoCity and the Academy
May 20, 2021
From idea to market – the possibilities and challenges on lignin
April 15, 2021
Green graphene and carbonated lignin
March 11, 2021
Coating and Lixea
February 2, 2021
Paper Province Wood Talk
Januari 20, 2021
Bioplastic of lignin
December 15, 2020