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Conference on Textile & Polymer Biotechnology coming soon
May '08
The 6th International Conference on Textile and Polymer Biotechnology & the 3rd Annual Workshop of Cost Action 868 on Biotechnical Functionalisation of Renewable Polymers will be held on 23-25 September 2009 at Gent, Belgium.

The International Conference on Textile and Polymer Biotechnology is a bi-annual biotechnology conference, a comprehensive event for all textile and polymer biotech actors.

Attendees will have the opportunity to get informed on the latest research trends, and opportunities and limits of new innovations when implementing them in industry.

The event provides a forum for professionals from research and industry to interact closely with experts and to participate in discussions in order to exchange ideas and information.

- Biocatalysts
- Synthetic fibers
- Biopolymers
- Natural fibers
- Biotechnological functionalisation
- Future prospects in textile and polymer biotechnology
- Industrial textile and polymer biotechnology

Info for participants:
- Keynote speakers will be nominated.
• Participants are invited to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations.
March 1, 2009
• Deadline abstract submission
April 1, 2009
• Notification of Acceptance
May 1, 2009
• Deadline early bird fee registration
July 1, 2009
• Deadline final abstracts (oral & poster)
August 1, 2009
• Conference registration deadline for package deal (conference/hotel)
September 23-35, 2009
• On site registration

Venue 'Het Pand', Gent

For participants attending the conference on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the dept. of Textiles, Ghent University combined registration possible for special fee.

Ghent University, Department of Textiles

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