Course “Development of enzymes and microbial technologies for clean energy”

18-22 February, New Delhi, India

The ICGEB aims at strengthening the research capability of its Members through a comprehensive training programme and approach to promoting biotechnology internationally. The active participation of ICGEB Member States nationals in the ICGEB Meetings and Courses is therefore highly encouraged. For more information on the terms of participation and funding opportunities for this event please access the meeting website or contact the local organiser directly.
The course is designed to train students and junior scientists for clean energy production of lignocellulosic material. The course is directed to students and junior scientist working in the field of bioenergy in academics and industry. The course will include theoretical lectures, tutorials and practical sessions.

Naseem A. Gaur (ICGEB New Delhi, India)

Deadline for receipt of applications:
20 November 2018
For information please contact the local organisers


Introduction to biotechnology for clean energy, microbial cell factories for clean energy, enzymes for agricultural waste processing, system biology application for clean energy, protection of intellectual property rights.


Participation is subject to selection. Selection will be based on the applicants’ CV and potential benefit for their career. Geographical and gender balance as well as priority order in the registration will also be considered. Selected participants will be notified and will need to finalize their registration with payment of the relevant registration fee (Students: Euro 100, Junior scientists: Euro 150).


A limited number of grants will be available for nationals of ICGEB Member States to waive the registration fee and cover twin-share accommodation. Interested, eligible applicants must register online and additionally upload a motivation statement.