• Location
    Holiday Inn Lesnaya
    Moscow, Russia
  • Date
    Nov 19-20, 2019
Eng | Rus

International Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and Biobased Economy 


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Day One, November 19, 2019

8:30 Start of registration and welcome coffee8:30 Start of registration and welcome coffee

9:30 - 11:00 Introductory remarks. Legislation and development of the market for products of deep grain processing: did the government start to pay attention to the industry? How will the legislation on bioethanol affect the market?

Alex ABLAEV, PhD, President, Russian Biofuels Association
Bioeconomy: $ 8 Trillion Perspective.
Vladimir SKVORTSOV, Deputy Director of the Department of Food and Processing Industry, Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation (tbd)
Development of the deep processing industry in Russia.
Alexander CHULOK, Director of the Center for Scientific and Technological Forecasting, Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge, Higher School of Economics
Export opportunities of deep processing of grain: a look through the prism of global trends.
Anastasia BEDAREVA, Analyst, Center for Economic Forecasting, Gazprom Bank
Prospects for replacing traditional plastics in the food industry with plastics from renewable raw materials, biodegradable and non-biodegradable.
Dmitry SHAPOVALOV, BashBiotech company
Regional development case study: regional biocluster.

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee-break  

11:30 - 13:00 Bioeconomy: innovations that revive rural Russia. From agricultural feedstock to big chemistry. Feed additives and more. New chemistry - innovation on the basis of renewable chemical feedstock.

Arthur BOYAROV, Director of Research and Analytics, Technological Platform "BioTech2030"
The future of plastics is how to create innovative and sustainable solutions. Actualization of projects in the field of bioplastics production in the Russia.
Alexander YANENKO, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Director, Research Center "Kurchatov Institute" - GosNIIgenetika"
Russian technologies of bioeconomy - strains, processes and technologies for the production of products from sugars.
Dmitry PONYATOVSKY, CEO, Agridient
Factors affecting the decrease in the competitiveness of Russian producers of products of deep processing of grain in the world market.
Vladimir SHAFOROSTOV, Partner, NEO Center
Market analysis of organic acids (lactic, citric, succinic).

13:00-14:30 Lunch

14:30 - 16:00 Design and construction of a wet-milling and industrial biotechnology plants - how to avoid mistakes.

Dmitry ARSENIEV, CEO, NPK Ecologia
How much does real grain processing plant cost? Practical experience in engineering of complex projects.High-tech biotech plant in the Kaluga region.
Alex CLASS, Sales Engineer, BEHN + BATES
How to properly pack the products of grain processing to get the maximum revenue. Step into the future - A new hygienic concept for packaging equipment for the food industry from "BEHN + BATES".
Nadja HERMSDORF, PhD, Technical Marketing Manager Food Applications, LANXESS Deutschland GmbH
Lewatit® ion exchange resins for starch industry.
Sergey KAREV, Manager for service development for the Food Industry, Alfa Laval
Modern solutions in the field of operation and maintenance of equipment.

Timofey PETROV, Chief Project Engineer, NPO High Technologies
Production of ethanol as part of a wet-mill plant.

16:00 - 16:30 Coffee-break

16:00 - 17:30 What to produce? New and well-forgotten old products from glucose - from the idea to market.

Alexey BALANOVSKY, Director, Premix Plant No. 1
Development of a biocomplex based on the site "Plant of premixes No. 1". Experience of real operation of a plant for deep processing of grain.
Ekaterina MIKHALEVA, Project Manager, NEO Center
Bioplastics: polylactic acid (PLA). Market and prospects.
Marina SIDAK, PhD, Head of Analytical Department, Sykden Group of Companies
Analysis and prospects for the development of the market for the deep processing of by-products and waste of sugar beet production into biofuel and other products.
Konstantin KOSTIKOV, Commercial Director, Barabinsky Feed Mill
Baraba Biotechnological Complex. Use cases, raw material base, construction and financing mechanism
Alex ABLAEV, PhD, President, Russian Biofuels Association
Overview of new projects for deep processing of grain.

18:00 - 19:00 Cocktail  

Day Two, November 20, 2019

8:30 Welcome coffee

9:30 - 11:00 Starches and gluten: the market, the production and use of gluten and modified starches.

Artem AKIMOV, Manager, Grain Processing Technology Department, PETKUS Engineering GmbH
Advanced Dry Milling Technology for further Deep Processing of Grain and Pulses.
Maxim MINKIN, Representative Office Director; Bernd IMENKAMP, Sales Director, VetterTec GmbH
Industrial Spray Dryers for Biotech Applications. Experience in Russia.
Dirk FLEK, Account Manager Biorefinery, Bühler AG (Germany)
Innovative milling technologies for a grain processing plant. Features of the design and operation of the flour mill.
Alexander PAPAKHIN, PhD, head of laboratory for biotechnology of starch and syrup production, Research Institute of Starch Products - branch of the "Scientific Institution Scientific Center for Food Systems" named after V.M. Gorbatova
Technology of low-temperature biocatalysis of corn starch.

11:00 Coffee-break

11:30 - 13:00 Glucose and glucose-fructose syrups: market outlook, production and use. Chemical building blocks products from sugars.
Oleg RADIN, PhD, President, Association of starch producers "Roskrakhmalpatoka"
Technology and market for modified starches. Economy scale: what is the optimal size of the plant? Is there a future for small starch plants?
Dmitry VITYUNOV, Project Manager, S&A Engineering Solutions
Modern water cooling systems.
Irina KULIKOVA, Technical Support and Sales Manager, Novasep Process SAS (France)
Effective technologies for the purification of products based on microbial and enzymatic conversion.

Vladimir KOLESNIKOV, General Director, Ecosystem-N
Production of feed proteins from liquid wastes of alcohol, brewing, yeast, starch, sugar factories and enterprises of deep processing of grain on a new technological basis.

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00-17:00 Bioethanol production at a wet milling plant. Worldwide performance standards. The minimum effective size of the plant. Selection of dry or wet process.

Mikhail ERSHOV, PhD, General Director, FUELS Digest; Associate Professor, I.M. Russian State University of Oil and Gas Gubkina
Bioethanol as an octane enhancing additive. The development of the bioethanol fuel market in Russia.
Nikolay TYCHENKO, Director, Ukrprodspilka company
The market of fuel bioethanol of Ukraine and the nuances of the bioethanol plant.
Denis PCHELINTSEV, PhD, General Director, New Gas Technologies
Production of gasoline and jet fuel from bioethanol.
Alexey ABLAEV, PhD, NanoTaiga
Production and use of the natural polysaccharide arabinogalactan for animal feeding.
Alexey ABLAEV, PhD, President, Russian Biofuel Association
The economy of the plant for the deep processing of grain and the production of chemical products: amino acids, organic acids, etc. Detailed modeling of the enterprise. Parameters affecting profitability. Economics of scale: what is the optimal plant size? The development of the bioethanol fuel market in Russia.

17:00 Coffee-break

18:00 End of the Forum

November 21, 2019

9:00 - 18:00 Technical workshop "GrainExpert" (separate registration required)

Wet-milling and industrial fermentation: Plant start-up & Operations
Venue: Holiday Inn Lesnaya, 15 Lesnaya street.
Workshop is intended for technical specialists, who are responsible for the production process and the high quality of the final product at the wet milling and fermentation plants.Participation in the seminar "GrainExpert" is recommended for:
• Technical Director
• Chief Engineer
• Chief Technologist
• Fermentation engineer
• Downstream engineer
• QC engineer