10:00 – 11:30

Research Advancement & Innovation Technical Session

Session Chair: Marzouk Benali, NRCan
  • 10:00 Keynote:  Simon Barnabé, Professor, UQTR Regional Development through Innovation and Industrial Clusters – Example of the Bécancourt  Innovation Zone
Simon Barnabé, Professor, UQTR
  • 11:00 “Early-stage Cost Analysis of Biorefinery Strategies Using Large Block Analysis – a case study”, Emanuelle Trottier, Polytechnique Montréal

11:30 – 12:00

Networking and Tradeshow

12:00 – 13:30

Reflections & Wrap-up

Session Chair: Marzouk Benali, NRCan
  • 12:00 Student Reflections on the systems engineering in support for the design and optimisation of processes to produce renewable fuels
    Speakers:  Group of graduate students
  • 13:00 Wrap-up: Key BIOFOR 2021 Outputs and announcement of BIOFOR 2022, Marzouk Benali, NRCan

13:30 – 17:00

Networking and Tradeshow

* Please note all schedule is set on Eastern Time
** PaperWeek program will run in parallel with the Technical Sessions