Indicative Keynote Speakers

Julio Garcia Burgues, Head of Unit Waste Management & Recycling, DG Environment, European Commission

Florian Amlinger, European Compost Network, "Decentralised biowaste collection & composting: a simple, quality and cost efficient solution for closing the local bio-cycle"

Franco Cecchi, Cristina Cavinato, University of Verona, "Anaerobic digestion of biowaste: a territorial and environmental friendly process. A review"

Stephen Smith, Imperial College, "The ABC of Separate Food Waste Collection - A Simple, Economic and Effective Approach"

Keith Riley, University of Southampton,  An industrial perspective of Valorgas  - an international collaboration on Food Waste Collection, Anaerobic Digestion, Biogas Production and Upgrading

Francisco Omil, University of Santiago de Compostela, "Biological technologies for the removal of VOCs, odours and greenhouse gases"

Christian Ehrengruber, LAVU, "The Austrian way of sustainable waste management in Upper Austria"