The “Workshop on Second Generation Bioethanol 2016″ is focused on the challenges of producing biofuels and coproducts from lignocellulosic biomass. Gathering experts from Brazil and abroad, the workshop is an opportunity to update concepts, exchange ideas, and foster collaborations in this research area that is strategic to Brazil.

This will be the sixth edition of this workshop, the first one occurred in 2010. Each edition gathers over one hundred participants, including graduate students, researchers, professors and professionals from industry. The topics covered in the event this year include:

  1. Enzyme systems for lignocellulose degradation
  2. Microbial systems for production of enzymes, chemicals and biofuels
  3. Biomass and biorefining
  4. Biofuels and industry

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Speakers workhosp CTBE 2G Bioethanol

Lectures will be presented in the CTBE Workshop by outstanding professionals.



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How to Get

The workshop will be held at CTBE, in the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials Campus (Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil). The city of Campinas can be reached from Sao Paulo Guarulhos International Airport in approximately 1 – 1.5 hours by bus or car.


CTBE / CNPEM Campus Address

Rua Giuseppe Máximo Scolfaro, 10.000
Bairro Guará | Campinas-SP | 13083-100



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Accomodation hotel Matiz Barão Geraldo


The hotels located nearby Workshop Site are listed below:

  • Comfort Suites Campinas (7,4 Km)
  • Matiz Barão Geraldo (4,5 Km)
  • Vitória Newport Residence (13,5 Km)
  • Cambuí Hotel Residence (13,2 Km)
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For queries or further information, contact:

+55 19 3512-1050

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