• Location
    Holiday Inn Lesnaya
    Moscow, Russia
  • Date
    November 16-17, 2022
Eng | Rus

International Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and Biobased Economy "Graintek-2021"


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Day One, November 17, 2021

8:30 Start of registration and welcome coffee

9:30 - 11:00 Introductory remarks. Legislation and development of the market for wet milling products.
Alex ABLAEV, PhD, President, Russian Biofuels Association
Presentation of speakers and introductory remarks. The explosive growth of prices on the world market of feed additives is an opportunity for Russian business.
Vladimir SKVORTSOV, Deputy Director of the Department of Food and Processing Industry, Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation (tbd)
Development of the deep grain processing industry in Russia.
Daria SNITKO, Ph.D., Deputy Head of the Department for Strategic Development and Economic Forecasting, Center for Economic Forecasting "Gazprombank"
Development of world and Russian markets for agricultural products after the pandemic. Rising grain prices and implications for grain processing.
Mikhail ERSHOV, Ph.D., General Director, Center for Monitoring New Technologies; Associate Professor, Russian State University of Oil and Gas named after I.M. Gubkina
Rising Oil and Gas Prices - Opportunities for Green Chemistry.
Marina SIDAK, Ph.D., independent analyst-expert, agribusiness consultant, private teacher of statistics and business analytics
Development of deep processing of grain in Russia: from simple starch to products with high added value.

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee-break  

11:30 - 13:00 Investments in deep grain processing and industrial biotechnology. Vitamins and feed additives. New chemistry: bioplastics and organic acids (succinic, ascorbic, citric, lactic and others).
Dmitry ARSENIEV, CEO, NPK Ecologia
Optimization of the capital costs of a wet milling plant.
The world market for products of wet milling plant, export from Russia.
Alexey KLASS, sales engineer, "BEHN + BATES"
Correct and profitable packaging of grain processing products.
Alexander YANENKO, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Director; Konstantin LAVROV, Ph.D., Head of the Laboratory, National Research Center "Kurchatov Institute - GosNIIgenetika"
Feed amino acids and their production technologies: lysine, methionine, threonine, tryptophan, valine and isoleucine. Technologies of the State Research Institute of Genetics for the production of feed vitamins B2, B5, B12.

13:00-14:30 Lunch

14:30 - 16:00 Bioprocesses and Bio-factories: Present and Future.
Mikhail BEBUROV, Center for Transfer of Biotechnologies "OKA-Biotech"
Russian industrial technology for the production of hyaluronic acid.
Maxim BENEVOLENSKY, Technical Director, BioTechno
Large-scale fermentation at a deep grain processing plant. The first step is pilot production.
Irina ELIZAROVA, Head of Dairy Farming and Feed, FOSS Russia
Express analysis of the raw material base and processed products. Inline analysis of raw materials in production.
Vladimir SHAFOROSTOV, Partner, NEO Center
Products of the grain processing plant: dynamics of foreign markets, products with large and growing markets.
Alex ABLAEV, Ph.D., President, Russian Biofuel Association
Biological plant product line. Review of large-scale biotechnological products.

16:00 - 16:30 Coffee-break

16:00 - 17:30 Working plans and future projects. What to produce at wet mill plants?
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.
Anton KOSTINOV, National Bioresource Center - All-Russian Collection of Industrial Microorganisms (NBC VKPM), National Research Center "Kurchatov Institute - GosNIIgenetika"
Biobutanol production by microbial fermentation.
Alexander LUSHNIKOV, General Director, PromBiT
Launch of the crystalline glucose and lysine plant.
Roman GOLOMOVZY, General Director, DonBioTech
DonBioTech project: Creation and development of scientific and technical partnership in wet milling projects.
Alex ABLAEV, PhD, President, Russian Biofuels Association
Overview of new projects of wet milling plants.

18:00 - 19:00 Cocktail  

Day Two, November 18, 2021

8:30 Welcome coffee

9:30 - 11:00 Starches and gluten: market, production and use of gluten and modified starches. Glucose and glucose-fructose syrups: market prospects, production and application.
Oleg RADIN, PhD, President, Russian Starch Union
On the situation on the market for starch and its derivatives.
Artem AKIMOV, Manager of the Department of Grain Processing Technologies, CESCO EPC GmbH
Improved technology of dry grinding for further deep processing of grain and legumes.
Vladimir ABARYSHEV, Business Development Manager, Novozymes RUS
A new level of efficiency in grain processing with Frontia technology.
Irina MIKHALITSYNA, Head of BrukerOptics Russia and CIS
Solutions for the feed and food industry: identification of food ingredients and additives, compositional analysis and product labeling, production control.

11:00 Coffee-break

11:30 - 13:00 Sugar-based bio-products are the basic raw material for the chemical industry. Amino acids. Organic acids. Bioplastics.
Arkady SINITSYN, Doctor of Chemical Sciences, Professor, Head of the Laboratory of Enzyme Biotechnology, Federal Research Center "Fundamentals of Biotechnology" RAS; Head of the Laboratory of the Faculty of Chemistry, Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov
New enzymes as products for the Russian market.
Kemal MESUT, Business Development Director, Cemsan
Proven technologies for wet milling plants.
Maxim MINKIN, Representative Office Director; Bernd IMENKAMP, Sales Director, VetterTec GmbH
Industrial Spray Dryers for Biotech Applications. Experience in Russia.

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00-16:30 Sugar-based bio-products are the basic raw material for the chemical industry. Amino acids. Organic acids. Bioplastics. Bioethanol production at a deep grain processing plant.
Nikita DUDKIN, Deputy Director, NPK Ecology
Waste from the plant. How to design a "correct" waste processing and / or disposal system for an enterprise.
Eric GRINENKO, General Director, company "Natural Materials"
Production of biopolymers and biodegradable packaging in Russia.
Pavel PAPUSH, Leading Specialist, Alfa Laval
Global trends and breakthrough developments of the Alfa Laval company in the field of wastewater treatment of a plant for deep processing of grain.
Nikita GULYANITSKY, Techinservice Invest (online)
The experience of Techinservice in the design and construction of a plant for deep processing of wheat grain.
Lukasz KALUCA, Sales Manager Eastern Europe, DEDERT (online); Boris NALBANDOV, N-Prom Bureau
Drying technology overview: application for vegetable proteins, starches and by-products.
Alex ABLAEV, PhD, President, Russian Biofuel Association
The economy of the plant for deep processing of grain.
Completion and results of the forum.

16:30 Coffee-break

18:00 End of the Forum

November 19, 2021

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


18:00 End of the Forum