Centre Algatech

Institute of Michrobiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Symposium on Microalgal Biotechnology in Agriculture

Hotel ZLATÁ HVĚZDA, Třeboň, Czech Republic, 25-26 September 2018.


Tuesday, 25.9.2018

Time Presenter Institution Lecture
8:00 - 9:00 - - REGISTRATION
9:00 - 9:15 - - Opening speech
9:15 - 10:00 Kateřina Sukačová Global Change Research Institute, CAS, Brno, CR Can algal biotechnology bring effective solution for closing phosphorus cycle?
10:00 - 10:45 Robert  Reinhardt Algen, Slovenia Water2Return - Recovery and Recycling of nutrients
Turning wastewater into added-value products for a circular economy in agriculture
10:45 - 11:15 coffee break
11:15 - 12:00 Miroslav Kajan Institute of Microbiology, CAS, Třeboň, ČR Wastewaters – source of nutients for microalgae cultivation 
12:00 - 12:45 Lara Resman University of Ljubljana, Slovenia Recycling of plant nutrients from biogas digestate through the cultivation of microalgae and their use as plant biostimulants or fertilizers
12:45 - 13:30 Valeria Mezzanotte Universita degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Milano, Italy Phycoremediation to treat wastewaters and digestates from farming and dairy sites in Northern Italy
13:30 - 14:30 LUNCH


Wednesday, 26.9.2018

Time Presenter Institution Lecture
9:00 - 9:45 Gabriel Acien University Almeria, Almeria, Spain SABANA project: Demonstrating the application of microalgae in agriculture and aquaculture
9:45 - 10:30 Karolína Ranglová Institute of Microbiology, CAS, Třeboň, ČR Production of microalgae with biopesticide activity. From laboratory to pilot scale.
10:30 - 11:15 Vince Ördög Széchenyi István University, Gyor, Hungary Biomass and hydrolysate of microalgae are effective plant biostimulants
11:15 - 11:30 coffee break
11:30 - 12:15 Jackson Achankunju A'sharqiyah University, Oman Microalgae from wastewaters to tool up phycotechnology
12:15 - 13:00 Juliane Richter University Wels, Wels, Austria Bioethanol and starch from cyanobacteria
13:00 - 14:00 LUNCH
14:00 - 14:45 Carlos Yanes University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice, ČR Use of Chlorella for saltwater rotifer (Brachious plicatilis) feeding
14:45 - 15:30 Jiří Klír  Crop Research Institute, CAS, Prague, ČR European legislative aspects of utilisation of an algal suspension for irrigation
15:30 Final words


Poster session

Ana Cerar Algen, Slovenia ALGAECAN - Adding sustainability to the fruit and vegetable processing industry through solar-powered algal wastewater treatment
Mykola Mylenko Institute of Microbiology, CAS, Třeboň, ČR Production of Se-enriched Chlorella biomass grown in heterotrophic and phototrophic regimes
Patricia Assuncao Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias Microalgae in Aquaponics wastewater systems
Patricia Assuncao Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias Culturing Aquaponic Microalgae in Aquaponics Wastewater: Circular Economy Philosophy
Elena Ficara Politecnico di Milano  
Sebastiana Roccuzzo UJEP, Ústí nad Labem, ČR The Use of Natural Cues in Algae Downstream Processing and Biomanufacturing
Sebastiana Roccuzzo UJEP, Ústí nad Labem, ČR Biological Removal of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds from Wastewater using Microalgal-Bacterial Consortia.
Richard Gundolf University Wels, Wels, Austria Production of Valuable Carbon Containing Products with a new Module-Based Vector System in Cyanobacteria
Sandra Oberleitner University Wels, Wels, Austria From Glycogen to Starch – Cyanobacteria as Production System for Carbon Containing Products
Lukas Trebuch Netherlands Institute of Ecology  
Gergely Lakatos Institute of Microbiology, CAS, Třeboň, ČR  
Cecilia Nicoletti University Wels, Wels, Austria Cultivation and analytical screening of Kremastochrysis sp. (Chrysophyceae) isolated from alpine snow