3rd Algae World Asia
19-20 Oct, 2010 - Singapore
Goodwood Park Hotel Singapore
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19 Oct, 2010 - Tuesday
09:00

Welcome and Speed Networking

09:10

Chairman’s Remarks

MicroBio Engineering, Inc.

Practical Experiences in Algae Production / Value Proposition in Carbon Capture
09:15

Succeeding in the Algae Business – Moving Away from ‘Or’ to ‘And’

- Moving from 'or' to 'and': No longer raceway 'or' photobioreactor, should be raceway 'AND' photobioreactor, also algae for fuel 'and' feed 'and'...

- What business model to adopt?
- What markets to serve?
- Project implementation challenges
- Infrastructures required
- Building partnership and alliances
- Outlook of the algae sector and end-use markets

09:45

Growing Algae from Stack Gas Emissions at a Cement Plant

- Case study of St Marys Cement and Pond Biofuels
Mr.Martin Vroegh, Environment Manager
St Marys Cement Inc.
Mr.Steven Martin, CEO
Pond Biofuels
10:15

Discussion followed by Networking Break

10:55

Technological Development of Algal Carbon Capture and Storage

11:25

Commercial Production of Microalgae in Korea and its Alternative Markets & Applications

11:55

Discussion

12:10

Networking Lunch

13:30

Chairman’s Remarks

Shorewood Consulting Group, Inc

Value Proposition in Waste Water Treatment
13:35

Wastewater Treatment with Biofuels Production in High Rate Algal Ponds (HRAPs)

- Benefits of wastewater treatment with HRAPs including efficient nutrient removal and natural disinfection
- Enhancing the performance of HRAP by flue gas CO2 addition
- Production of colonial algae simply harvested gravity settling
- Conversion of algal biomass for biofuels (biocrude, biodiesel, biogas) and use as local community niche distributed energy sources
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA)
14:05

Large-scale Algae Biofuels Production with Municipal and Agricultural Wastewaters

- Algae Biofuels Production: limitations of water, carbon and nutrients
- Using wastewaters to supply algal biofuels production processes
- Economics of large-scale algal biofuels production using wastewaters
- Global potential for algal biofuels production using wastewaters.
MicroBio Engineering, Inc.

Algae Technology Development in Asia Pacific
14:35

Algae Research in Singapore - Systems Biology of Lipid Metabolism in Algae

- Combined transcriptome and lipidome analysis of Chlamydomonas
- MicroRNA-mediated gene expression knockdowns as a probe of algal lipid metabolism
- De novo transcriptome sequencing of diverse algal species
Genome Institute of Singapore, ASTAR
15:05

Discussion followed by Networking Break

15:45

China: Genetic Foundations of Robust Oil Production in Microalgae – New Generation Genomics Technologies for Algal Feedstock Development

- Current status and challenges of oilgae feedstock research and development
- Phylo-Genomics approach to investigate and engineer the genomic diversity, function and evolution of microalgal oil production using Nannochloropsis as a model
Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology (QIBEBT)
16:15

Will Ocean be the Blue Ocean for Future Fuels? – Development in Korea

- Why we should use ocean (not land) for our future biofuel production
- Possibilities and challenges in microalgal cultures in ocean
- Cost analysis between the cultures in the ocean and on the land
- Introduction of Korean National Project on Marine Bioenergy Program
16:45

Development of Algal Biofuel Production in Australia

- The need for biodiesel in Australia and the role that algae plays.
- The myriad choices for the Australian algal fuel producer:
- Algal species - GMO/wild/selectively bred; Growth in ponds or photo-bioreactors; salt-water, fresh-water or waste-water as the medium; Natural or artificial light;
- Energetics and greenhouse gas emissions of algal biofuel production
Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
17:15

Discussion followed by End of Day 1

17:30

Cocktail Reception for Speakers and Delegates at the Poolside Terrace

20 Oct, 2010 - Wednesday

Development of Algae-Based Bioenergy
09:05

Commercial Viability of Large Scale Algal Biofuel Production & Technological Challenges

Shorewood Consulting Group, Inc
09:35

Carbon Finance Support for Bio-Diesel Production from Algae

10:05

Discussion followed by Networking Break

10:40

The Big Algae Build-Out: Why should CO2 Generators Participate and How?

11:10

Development of Bioethanol Production Technology from Red Macroalgae

11:40

Enhanced Biofuel Production from Microalgae by adding CO2 to Stimulate Lipid Biosynthesis (Biodiesel) and by Hydrothermal Processing (Syngas)

- Research aims to improve the efficiency and reduce the production costs of biodiesel and of bio-synthetic natural gas from microalgae biomass by:
- Demonstrating the technical and economical feasibility of an innovative process for syngas production by hydrothermal processing of microalgae
- Adding CO2 and optimizing the cultivation conditions to enhance oil production by selected microalgae
12:10

Final discussion

12:25

Networking Lunch

13:45

End of Conference

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