EffiSludge Closing Event 2021 - Program

Thursday, December 2nd, 2021


Opening remarks and general information regarding the workshop

Francesco Ometto, EffiSludge for Life Project Manager

Frank Scholwin, Institute for Biogas, Waste Management and Energy


The EffiSludge for LIFE project: results and conclusions from the demonstration project on improved resource efficiency in treatment of wastewater for pulp and paper industry

Francesco Ometto, Scandinavian Biogas Fuels


Energy consumption in high-energy industries and the path to carbon neutrality by 2050

Hugo Salamanca, International Energy Agency (IEA)


The role of biogas production from industrial wastewaters in reaching climate neutrality by 2050

Mieke Decorte and Marco Giacomazzi, European Biogas Association (EBA)


Panel discussion: Industrial symbiosis of the future: what is the role of large-scale industries and biogas for achieving carbon neutrality?

Malgosia Rybak, Climate Change & Energy Director, CEPI

Jon Henrik Steinsli, Norske Skog

Jörgen Ejlertsson, Process and R&D Director, Scandinavian Biogas Fuels

Henrik Dahlsson, Senior Advisor Sustainable Transport, Scania Sweden


Lunch Break


The LIFE Water Factory project

Frans Visser, Waterschap Vallei en Veluwe


The LIFE Anadry project

Silvia Doñate, DAM Depuración de Aguas del Mediterráneo


Stakeholder co-operation to boost biogas production – case Pirkabio and ECO3

Irina Simola and Sakari Ermala, Finnish Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment 


Experience from Kalundborg Symbiosis

Per Møller, Kalundborg Symbiosis


Session 2 discussion: What are the challenges for implementing industrial symbiosis?

Per Møller, Kalundborg Symbiosis

Annika Björn, Linköping University

Madeleine Larsson, Linköping University

Fredrik Nilsson, FN Engineering

Magnus Johanson, Fiskeby Board

14:45 – 15:00

Concluding Remarks