For this webinar we have invited speakers from India, China and Europe. Together they will share their insights on how gasification is developing as a technology and in this webinar you will learn on technology developments as well as ongoing R&D in the field of gasification. Gasification is a technology, which can serve many purposes. For the production of heat and power on a small scale, to the production of fuel and chemicals on a larger scale. If you are working in this field, or searching for solutions to your energy problems this webinar is highly recommended.
The first speaker is Prof. Dr. Guanyi Chen who is Chair Professor of Bioenergy & Environment at Tianjin University in China. The title of his presentation is Waste Gasification and Application: Progress and Challenges. In his presentation he will elaborate on industry-based R&D efforts and will discuss a case study as well. Our second speaker is from India, Mr. Sunil Dhingra, Senior Fellow and Associate Director, Renewable Energy Technology, within TERI. TERI is the The Energy and Resource Institute and India has an elaborate biomass program. This program focusses on utilizing biomass/ waste material for thermal, electrical, cooling and biofuels applications for industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors. The title of his presentation is Biomass Gasification in India (Technology, Potential, Key Challenge and Future Needs).
The last speaker is DI Dr. tech. Jitka Hrbek from University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Institute for Chemical and Energy Engineering. She is also Task Co-lead and responsible for the triennium updates on gasification. As such she will share with you the learnings from the past years and provide an outline on how gasification is developing in Europe/USA. The title of her presentation is: Gasification Developments in Europe and the USA.