Taking advantage of the presence in the Congress of outstanding professionals in the field of biorefineries, an Advanced Course will be taught, aimed especially at post-graduate students and other interested persons.

The main objective is practical training in the fundamental aspects of the development of a biorefinery.
Practical aspects of sustainability, design and integral evaluation of this type of facilities will also be addressed. The detailed content will be communicated shortly.

The course will be held on October 22 and 23 at the University of Jaén.

Tentative program

Biochemical and chemical transformation of biomass
Bioproducts from lignin
Techno-economic analysis of biorefineries.
“Hands on” experience: Commercial software for techno-economic analysis of biorefineries (Computer classroom).
Biorefineries around the world. Bioeconomy
Environmental assessment in biorefineries. Life cycle analysis in the biorefinery framework
“Hands on” experience: Commercial software for Environmental analysis of biorefineries
(Computer classroom)