Direct Thermochemical Liquefaction

Hydrotreatment of bio-liquids

Source ABCSalt
Date 15th Oct, 2020 - 15th Oct, 2020
Location Webinar

Expert Workshop on Hydrotreatment of Bio-liquids

We invite to this workshop all Industrial developers in the bioenergy fields, Academic and industrial researchers, Transport and aviation fuel producers and brokers, Bio-fuel end-users, Policymakers and business partners, EU/INEA projects’ members, Representatives of public authorities and others.


  • Identify technical “bottlenecks” and challenges in bio-liquids upgrading at different levels (from molecular to process level)
  • Identify non-technical challenges
  • Foster networking, knowledge exchange and future collaboration between participants
  • Promote INEA projects and engage participants with the ABC-Salt Research Consortium


– Presentations by industrial and scientific stakeholders

– Topics: pyrolysis, hydrothermal liquefaction, sugar fractionations, bio-liquids upgrading – hydrotreatment, hydrodeoxygenation

– Presentation on European innovation policy

– Discussion panel and networking opportunities

Confirmed speakers: Doug Elliott (PNNL), Robbie Venderbosch (BTG), Dmitry Murzin (Åbo Akademi), Gert-Jan Gruter (Avantium ), Erik Heeres (RUG/ABC-Salt Horizon 2020 project)