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Presentations - Third Bioeconomy Course - May 2018



Day 1 (May 21, 2018)

Introduction to Bioeconomy


Introduction to Bioeconomy – doc. Ing. Eva Cudlínová, CSc. (Faculty of Economics, University of South Bohemia) Student team work

Bioeconomy Education in Europe and Worldwide – Dr. George Sakellaris (Faculty of Economics, University of South Bohemia)

EU support to research and innovation in bioeconomy – Ing. Naďa Koníčková (Technology Center Czech of the Academy of Sciences)

Bioeconomy and Circular Economy. Principles Challenges and Open Questions – Prof. Konstantinos Vorgias, Ph.D. (Faculty of Biology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)

Bioeast initiative – general information – Ing. Ladislav Jeřábek (Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic)

Forestry bioeconomy – doc. Ing. Miroslav HájekPh.D. (Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences of the Czech University of Life Sciences Prague)

Microbial Culture Collections as valuable resources for promoting bioeconomy. The ATHUM Culture Collection of Fungi – Dr. Zacharoula Gonou (Faculty of Biology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)

DanuBioValNet – clusters and development of the Bioeconomy in the Danube region – PaedDr. Pavla Břusková (National Cluster Association, Czech Republic)

Day 2 (May 22, 2018)

One day excursion – Bioeconomy in practice


Development of biologically active preparations from algae and cyanobacteria – Prof. RNDr. Jiří Masojídek, CSc(Institute of Microbiology Academy of Sciences – ALGATECH), Czech Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, town of Třeboň – Opatovický mill


Day 3 (May 23, 2018)


Use of bio pesticides for integrated pest management and samples from Turkey – Prof. Dr. İsmail Karaca (Agricultural Faculty, Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey)

Bioprospecting for 2nd Generation Biorefineries – Dr. Dimitris Hatzinikolaou (Faculty of Biology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)

Aquaponics as an example of long-term sustainable food production. – doc. Ing. Jan Mráz, Ph.D (Institute of Aquaculture and Protection of Waters, Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, University of South Bohemia)

Food land vs. Energy land in Brazil – Assoc. Prof. Valny Giacomelli Sobrinho (Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brazil)



Day 4 (May 24, 2018)


Biogas plants - decentralized renewable energy sources – Ing. Miroslav Kajan (Czech Biogas Association)

On the edge of an era: Bioplastics – Ing. Nikola Sagapova (Faculty of Economics, University of South Bohemia)

Assessing the local impacts of building RES – Ing. Lenka Zemková (FHS UK Faculty of Humanities, Charles University and FSE UJEP Faculty of Social and Economic studies, Jan Evangelista Purkyne University in Usti nad Labem)


Day 5 (May 25, 2018)


Biovoices Project: For a prosperous bioeconomy – Martin Vlachynský (PEDAL Consulting, Slovakia)

Monitoring the EU Bioeconomy from a global perspective – Elisabeth Marie Louise de Schutter (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria)

Presentation of students’ teamwork results

Presentation will use the theoretical and practical information that students gained during the course. They will try to applicate them for practical cases of suggested bioeconomic practice in their own country.

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Bioeconomy in Greece

Effective Bioeconomy Practice in Serbia 1

Effective Bioeconomy Practice in Serbia 2

Possible bio-economy practice in the Turkey

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