French Federation of Biotechnology - Bioreactors Symposium 2017
Innovative approaches in bioreactors design and operation
University Lille, May 15th-16th 2017, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France

PROVISIONAL PROGRAM

MONDAY 15th MAY 2017
08:15 - 09:15 REGISTRATION
09:15 -09:30 Opening Session : Pierre Monsan (Chairman of the French Federation of Biotechnology)
09:30 -10:15 Plenary Lecture : Alvin Nienow (Univ of Birmingham)
Scale-down for Scale-up: Still the Number One Issue for Stirred Bioreactor Engineering
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee break  
10:45 - 12:25 SESSION 1 - Industrial Problematics and Perspectives
Chairmans : Alvin Nienow & Henk Noorman
10:45 - 11:10 Henk Noormann (DSM)
Process intensification for biorectors: Old wine in new bags ?
11:10 - 11:35 Philippe Dehottay (GSK Biologicals)
Perfusion bioreactors for vaccine manufacturing process intensification
11:35 - 12:00 Wieland Reichelt (evologic Technologies)
Physiologic Process Development - a Platform Technology?
12:00 - 12:25 Sjef Cornelissen (Novozymes) & Stuart Stocks (Leo Pharma)
Advancing industrial enzyme production in large scale aerobic fermentation processes
12:25 - 12:55 Industrial Exhibition
Chairman : François Coutte
12:25 - 12:30 Sebastian Blum (M2p-lab)
Microbioreactors, the tool for high-throughput fermentations
12:30 - 12:35 Jasbir Singh (HEL)
Bio Reactors for Rapid Bioprocess Development
12:35 - 12:40 David Roe and Leo Sibanda (Cellexus company)
Bubbles make the cells go around
12:40 - 12:45 Doru Felezeu (Pierre Guérin Technologies)
Let's bring your projects together
12:45 - 12:50 Leveque Patrick (GPCBio)
A unique activity in France, the design of Custom Bioreactors
12:50 - 12:55 Marc Buevink (Biostream)
Flexibility in fermentation due to fast changing software and integration of new sensor technology
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch  
14:30 - 17:45 SESSION 2 - Heterogeneous bioreactor
Chairmans : Ralf Takors & Pascal Dhulster
14:30 - 15:00 KeyNote : Alexander Grunberger (Jülich research center)
Microfluidic single cell cultivation: a key for next generation bioprocess development
15:00 - 15:20 Laurent Boitard & Denis Cottinet (Millidrop)
Probing Phenotypic Heterorgeneity at Single-Cell Resolution in Millifluidic Drops
15:20 - 15:40 Frank Delvigne (Univ. Liege)
Bioreactor control based on population heterogeneity
15:40 - 16:05 Coffee break  
16:05 - 16:25 Christian Dusny (Univ. Leipzig)
Single-cell microfluidics for whole-cell biocatalysis
16:25 - 16:45 Didier Lecouturier (Univ. Lille)
Surfactant production in bubbleless designed bioreactor
16:45 - 17:05 Francis Duchiron (Univ. Reims)
Which bioreactor for fungal solid state fermentation
17:05 - 17:25 Charles Baroud (Ecole Polytechnique Palaiseau)
From single cells to 3D cultures in arrays of microfluidic droplets
17:25 - 17:45 Rodney Fox (Iowa State University)
Population balance and hydrodynamic models for bioreactors
17:45 - 20:30POSTER SESSION AND WINE AND CHEESE
20:30 End of the first day

TUESDAY 16th MAY 2017
08:30 - 10:40 SESSION 3 - Multiscale Analysis
Chairmans : Stefan Junne & Philippe Jacques
08:30 - 09:00 KeyNote : Ralf Takors (TU Stuttgart)
Impacts of large-scale gradients on the metabolic and transcriptional regulation in Escherichia coli - lessons for strain and process engineering
09:00 - 09:20 Daniel Merriman (ThermoFisher)
Improving Fermentation Process Quality Control with Gas Analysis Mass Spectrometry
09:20 - 09:40 Carine Bideaux (INSA Toulouse)
Integration of metabolic models in bioprocess monitoring strategies
09:40 - 10:00 Jerôme Morchain (INSA Toulouse)
Multi-scale analysis of Bioreactors : model integration and numerical tools
10:00 - 10:20 Claude Gilles Dussap (Univ. Clermont)
From metabolic fluxes analysis to bioreactor structured modeling
10:20 - 10:50 Coffee break  
10:50 - 12:20 SESSION 4 - Scale-up / Scale-down and Screening
Chairmans : Pierre Monsan & Alexander Grünberger
10:50 - 11:20 KeyNote : Stephan Junne (TU Berlin)
Promising tools for accelerated scale-up and down for bioprocesses
11:20 - 11:40 Marco Oldiges (Jülich research center)
Think big in small scale: Miniaturization and automation for rapid characterization of microbial strains and bioprocesses
11:40 - 12:00 Julien Cescut (TWB)
High-throughput fermentation plateform based on automation of microbioreactors
12:00 - 12:20 Jochen Büchs (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
On-line biomass, substrate, product, dissolved oxygen and oxygen transfer rate monitoring in each well of a shaken microtiter plate
12:20 - 13:50 Lunch  
13:50 - 14:15 POSTER AWARDS
Chairmans : Didier Lecouturier & François Krier
13:50 - 13:55 Poster award 1
13:55 - 14:00 Poster award 2
14:00 - 14:05 Poster award 3
14:05 - 14:10 Poster award 4
14:10 - 14:15 Poster award 5
14:15 - 17:35 SESSION 5 - Bioreactor Engineering
Chairmans : Jochen Büchs & Frank Delvigne
14:15 - 14:45 KeyNote : Jack Legrand (Univ. Nantes)
What is photobioreaction engineering?
14:45 - 15:05 Mathieu Sperandio & Claire Dumas (INSA Toulouse)
Bioreactors development for gazeous substrate conversion: keys of methanation
15:05 - 15:25 John Woodgate (GE Healthcare)
Single-use microbial fermenter performance at 500L
15:25 - 15:45 Eric Olmos (Univ. Nancy)
Bioreactor development for mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) culture
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee break  
16:15 - 16:35 Rohan Karande and Katja Buhler (UFZ Leipzig)
Biofilm reactors: applications and challenges for continuous chemical synthesis
16:35 - 16:55 Anne Gwenaelle Guezennec (BRGM)
Designing bioleaching reactors: challenges and innovations
16:55 - 17:15 Marie-Stéphane Tranier (TWB)
FMS disposable bioreactor for the production of filamentous fungal spore
17:15 - 17:35 Jasbir Singh (HEL group) / Stéphane Guillouet
Safety Issues and Benefits of Elevated Pressure Gas Fermentation, Using Ralstonia Eutropha as an Example.
17:35 End of Symposium