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NJF seminar 428
Energy conversion from biomass production
9-10 September 2009 Denmark
Energy conversion from biomass production covers a wide range of scientific and technological fields, and the goal of the seminar is to facilitate the discussions with relevant key-note presentations and excursion.

The seminar is held by NJF in conjunction with the EU agrobiogas project thus the first day of the seminar will be a joint event of the NJF and the EU agrobiogas project
EU-AGRO-BIOGAS started on 15th of January 2007, and involves around 170 scientists and industrial experts from 14 organisations in 8 different countries. EU-AGRO-BIOGAS is an European Biogas initiative to improve the yield of agricultural biogas plants in Europe, to optimise biogas technology and processes and to improve the efficiency in all parts of the production chain from feedstock to biogas utilisation.
Biomass conversion
Energy crops
Agricultural and environmental impact
Keynote speakers
Professor Jørgen E. Olsen, University of Aarhus, Institute of Agroecology and Environment.

Dr. Thomas Amon (Coordinator of the EU agrobiogas project) University of agricultural sciences and applied life sciences Vienna, Austria

Dr. Helmut Döhler Association for Technology and Structures in Agriculture, KTBL, Germany.

Dr. Paolo Balsari
Universitá degli Studi di Torino, Italy
Target group
The target group is scientists, PhD students, advisors, teachers, policy makers and industry working or with interest in Biomass Energy production.
Call for papers and posters
Please submit a 1-2 page abstract for oral and ½-1 for poster presentations.
The seminar language is English. All abstracts and presentations shall be prepared and presented in English. The authors themselves are responsible for the content, scientific and language quality of the articles. PhD students have to supplement their paper with the review of their scientific adviser. Papers will not be additionally reviewed.

The Organizing Committee reserves the right to select among the submitted titles for oral or poster presentations, if necessary.

For accepted papers an extended abstract, up to four pages, will be published in seminar proceedings by NJF. Poster presentations will also be included in the proceedings.
Travel information
The seminar will be held at University of Aarhus, Research Centre Foulum.
Adress: Blichers Allé 20, DK-8830 Tjele
Additional information
Seminar fee includes lunches and refreshments.

PhD students will receive documentation for oral or poster presentations and submitted abstract equal to 2 ECTS from University of Aarhus, Institute of Agricultural Engineering.

Participants from the Baltic countries and PhD students pay 75% of the ordinary fee.

Oasen Hostel
Single room: 425 DKK; 57 EURO
Suite: 850 DKK; 113 EURO
For reservation, contact: Anni at oasenviborg@oasenviborg.dk or +45 8662 1425
Important: Payment at reservation!

Golf Hotel
Single room: 895 DKK; 120 EURO
For reservation, call +45 86 61 02 22
Participation fee
NJF members before 2009-07-01: 265 EUR
NJF members after 2009-07-01: 290 EUR
Others before 2009-07-01: 300 EUR
Others after 2009-07-01: 330 EUR
Students before 2009-07-01: 265 EUR
Students after 2009-07-01: 290 EUR
Seminar location
The seminar will be held at University of Aarhus, Research Centre Foulum, Viborg, Denmark.
Important deadlines
- Submission of abstracts for oral presentations: 2009-06-30
- Submission of abstracts for poster presentations: 2009-06-30
- Final registration: 2009-09-10
Organizing committee
Scientific committee
Ole Green (chairman)
Henrik Hauggaard-Nielsen, DTU-RISØ (DK)
Kestutis Navickas LZUU (LT)
Katri Pahkala MTT (FI)
Uffe Jørgensen, AU-DJF (DK)
Henrik B. Møller, AU-DJF (DK)
Alastair James Ward, AU-DJF (DK)

Local organizing committee
Ole Green (chairman)
Michael Støckler, CBMI (DK)
Henrik B. Møller, AU-DJF (DK)
Alastair James Ward, AU-DJF (DK)
Seminar contact
Ole Green, University of Aarhus Department of Agricultural Engineering
Blichers Allé 20, Tjele, Denmark.
E-mail: njf428@secretary.net

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