Speakers

23rd Annual CBB Conference
"Current Topics in Industrial Biotechnology"

October 20-21, 2014
University of Iowa
Iowa Memorial Union, Iowa City, IA

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Sonya J. Franklin
Ph.D.
  Director, Microbial Traits
Monsanto Company
Keynote Speaker   “Microbial Traits for Sustainable Agriculture”
     
J. Eric Lee
  Fermentation Market Manager
Roquette America
    “Advancing Industrial Applications in Green Chemistry, The View from 2015 and Beyond”
     
Basil Nikolau
Ph.D.
  Frances M. Craig Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
Iowa State University
    “The Fundamental Metabolic Underpinning for Bioengineering Solutions”
     
Dan Widmaier
Ph.D.
 

CEO and Founder
Refactored Materials

    “Producing Silk Polymers for Commercial Applications”
     
Mark A. Arnold
Ph.D.
Edwin B. Green Chair Professor in Laser Chemistry, Department of Chemistry
The University of Iowa
    “Insights and Optimization of Bioreactor Processes through Real-time, Noninvasive Monitoring of Cellular Nutrients”