Working Program

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Thursday, 1 June 2017

09.00 – 09.10 Introduction
Dr. Martin Alm
09.10 – 09.50 Food safety and the use of processed animal proteins in Atlantic salmon production
Dr. Marc Berntssen, National Institute of Nutrition and Seafood Research, Bergen, Norway
09.50 – 10.30 Species identification: status and next challenges
Dr. Olivier Fumière, Scientific Attaché, EURL, Gembloux, Belgium
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break – Meet the exhibitors
11.00 – 11.45 What’s the future for TME post 2020?
Dr. Robert Figgener, ecoMotion, Selm, Germany
11.45 – 12.30 Sustainable intensification: How to produce more animal protein without depleting natural resource
Prof. Dr. Frank Mitloehner, Department of Animal Science at the University of California, Davis, USA
12.30 – 14.00 Lunch – Meet the exhibitors
14.00 – 15.30 EFPRA Council Meeting – General Assembly
15.30 – 15.45 Coffee break – Meet the exhibitors
15.45 – 17.15 World Renderers Organization (WRO) Annual Meeting

 

Friday, 2 June 2017

09.30 – 9.45 Introduction Speech – The European Rendering Industry in 2017
Niels Leth Nielsen, President of EFPRA
09.45 – 10.15 Overview on the EU-Animal By-products Processing Industry in 2016
Dirk Dobbelaere, Secretary General of EFPRA
10.15 – 10.45 The Rendering Industry in Germany – an Overview
Harald Niemann, Director of STN (German Animal By-products Association)
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break – Meet the exhibitors
11.15 – 12.15 How long will earth exist if we live like we live?
Prof. Dr. Michael Braungart, EPEA, Hamburg, Germany
12.15 – 12.20 Closing
Niels Leth Nielsen, President of EFPRA
12.20 – 14.30 Lunch – Meet the exhibitors