14th Concawe Symposium
The 14th edition of the Concawe Symposium took place online Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th September 2021.
This 2021 virtual edition of the Concawe Symposium focused on Europe’s climate neutrality ambition, Concawe’s low-carbon pathways, and sustainable alternative fuel technologies.
The Symposium featured four sessions. Find here the presentation of each speaker and the video recordings below:
Session 1 - Adaptation of refineries to contribute to the Green Deal: Technologies
Giacomo Rispoli: Waste-to-Chemicals: A new concept of biorefinery
Session 2 - Carbon Capture & Utilisation (e-Fuels) & Circular Economy
Alba Soler & Patrick Schmidt: E-Fuels: A techno-economic assessment of EU domestic production and imports towards 2050
Alfonso García: Power-to-Liquids
Duncan Akporiaye: Co-processing for refinery integration of biofuels production.
Session 3 - Focus on Aviation and Maritime
Luca Bertuccioli: Aviation Deep Dive: Overview and preliminary results
Stephen Dooley: Towards a sustainable aviation sector: Key R&D areas
Session 4 - Alternative Fuels towards 2050
Robert McCormick: Alternative fuels development for diesel engines
Roland Dauphin: Sustainable energies and powertrains for road transport
Anne Bouter: LCA analysis – Role of fuels & powertrains
Find here the video recordings of each session:
This two-day event was a unique opportunity to bring together inspiring speakers, and representatives from industries, academia, EU institutions and technology providers to discuss the transformation of the European refining industry to address the challenges and objectives of Europe’s 2050 climate neutrality ambition.
For more information on the agenda and the topics, please check the programme.
For the welcome pack with the programme and speakers' biographies, click here.
For any questions about the event, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.