Membership | Join Us | Join Our Mailing List  


Read up on our articles in the
press covering our events and
outreach programs.

Biorenewables Workshop & ANNUAL general meeting 2012

Tue 4 December 2012

Lecture Theatre 76, Ngee Ann Polytechnic*

Dear BESS members and friends,
We are cordially inviting you to the BESS Biorenewables Workshop and Annual General Meeting 2012. At this AGM, we will be conducting the election for the next 3rd BESS Executive Committee (with term of office: 2012 to 2014). 


1:30 pm


2:00 pm

Welcome Address by Dr Geng Anli, President, BESS


Biorenewables Workshop

2:05 pm          

Introduction by Workshop Chairman: Assoc/Prof. He Jianzhong, Division of Environmental Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, NUS.

2:10 pm          

A Decentralized Urban Biorenewable Resource Recovery (DUBR2) System, Assoc. Prof. Wang Jing-Yuan, Director of Residue and Resource Reclamation Centre (R3C), Nanyang Technological University

2:50 pm

Innovative production of optically pure lactic acid from lignocellulose, Dr. Wu Jinchuan, Head of Industrial Biotechnology, Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences (ICES), A*STAR

3:30 pm          

Potential of Southeast Asia in Biobased Chemicals and Fuels, Dr. Geng Anli, Senior Manager (Technology Development) and Senior Lecturer, School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology, Ngee Ann Polytechnic 

4:00 pm  

Refreshment & Networking Session


BESS Annual General Meeting

4:30 pm      

  • Confirmation of Minutes for last AGM
  • Matters arising
  • Presentation of Annual Report (2011-2012)
  • Presentation of Financial Report (2011-2012)
  • Election of the 3rd BESS EXCO

5:00 pm          

End of Event

Please click HERE for online registration. The deadline of registration is 30 Nov 2012.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic Campus map can be found from HERE.

*All visitors are required to park at the Visitor Carpark 2@ Blk 46 (nearest to LT76).

BESS past events:

BESS Workshop on Bioresources to Fuels and Chemicals 2012

Bioenergy symposium cum AGM 2011

Bioenergy and Biorefinery Conference - Southeast Asia 2011

Bioenergy Seminar 2010

Singapore BioEnergy Conference 2009 - From R&D to Commercialization



©BioEnergy Society of Singapore 2008
All rights reserved.