Iowa State University Bioeconomy Institute has hosted scientists, engineers, and economic development professionals from China, France, and the Czech Republic this fall. Zie Zuqi, Yi Wenyu, and Ziong Changguo from southwest China visited ISU on September 23rd. They are engineers for the Sichuan Research and Design Institute of Agricultural Machinery and are interested in improving … Continue reading Vistors | Fall 2011 is Busy Time for International Visitors to ISU BEI
Seminars, Webinars, workshops, symposiums, visits, receptions, and other events at BEI.
Sept. 2011 | Following the groundbreaking ceremony for phase two of Iowa State University’s Biorenewables Research Complex, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, State Representative Linda Upmeyer, Craig Lang, president of the Board of Regents and Bruce Rastetter, president pro tem of the Board of Regents toured the Biorenewables Research Laboratory.
Petrobras Visit Individuals from Petrobras, Brazilian-based oil and ethanol refiner, visited ISU BEI on November 28-29 to learn about ISU research in pyrolysis and bio-asphalt and to discuss potential collaborations. Visitors included: Leni Leite, Senior Consultant, Petrobras; Margareth Cravo, Process Engineer, Petrobras; Ronaldo Monteiro, Business Consultant, Petrobras; and José da Silva, ISU Visiting Scientist/Scholar from … Continue reading Vistors | BEI Hosts Two Groups in November 2011