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Biocomposites Cluster Seminar Event

April 29, 2021 at 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm


You are cordially invited to attend the next seminar event of the Biocomposites Research Network, which will feature 6 speakers from academia and industry.

BioComposites Research Network (BioCRN) is a Canadian-International network launched by UBC Cluster of Research Excellence in Biocomposites aiming to undertake highly collaborative research projects toward developing novel biocomposites from agricultural and forestry feedstock to minimize the impact of conventional plastic materials on the environment.

Speakers include:

Dr. Taraneh Sowlati, Professor, Department of Wood Science, University of British Columbia

Dr. Aman Ullah, Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science, University of Alberta

Dr. Cristina Zanotti, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering,  University of British Columbia

Dr. Grant Bogyo, President , Dr. Grant R Bogyo Inc.

Mr. David Derbowka, CEO, Passive Remediation Systems Ltd.

Dr. Praphulla Tiwary, CEO, Plantee Bioplastics Inc.

Mark your calendars for our third research seminar event and please make sure to register for the event. The schedule and Zoom link will be sent to the registrants.



April 29, 2021
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Additional Info

Room Number
Online via Zoom
Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Environment and Sustainability, Research and Innovation, Science, Technology and Engineering
Faculty, Partners and Industry, Students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Research Associates