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Speakers 2021

The World BioEconomy Forum 2021 features prestigious speakers, all representing different areas of expertise within the bioeconomy. The programme is based on four theme areas of the World BioEconomy Forum. The program will consist of presentations and high level panel discussions.

Alison Mears

Alison Mears

Director and Co Founder, Healthy Materials Lab, Parsons School of Design, The New School

Ludo Diels

Senior Advisor, Sustainable Chemistry Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO), Chair of the Advisory and Programming Group of Processes4Planet

Ana Yang

Ana Yang

Executive Director at Hoffmann Centre, Chatham House

Arturo Luna

Dr. Arturo Luna

Coordinator of the Colombia BIO Program at the Colombian Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation

Zulay Poggi

Zulay Poggi

Professor in Innovation, Universidad Central de Venezuela

Roberto Waack

Roberto Waack

Chatham House Fellow, Member of the Board of Marfrig, Wise Plastics and Arapyau Institute

Dr. Sara Boettiger

Dr. Sara Boettiger

Senior Vice President, Head of Global Public Affairs, Science & Sustainability, Bayer Crop Science Division

Dr. Robert Nasi

Dr. Robert Nasi

Director General, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Dr. Lian Thomas

Dr. Lian Thomas

Scientist, University of Liverpool and the International Livestock Research Institute

Dr. Tatiana Schor

Executive Secretary at the Executive Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation

Dr. Sven Walter

Sven Walter

Senior Forestry Officer, Forestry Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Ignasi Rodríguez Galindo

Responsible for External Relations, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food, Government of Catalonia