Join the Chill'n Grill tonight! (11 May 2021) at 5:30 p.m.:
Meeting-ID: 894 1782 4316
New Bioprocesses, New Bioproducts is the topic for the next Himmelfahrtstagung, the most important meeting for bioprocess and biochemical engineers in Germany.
At the Himmelfahrtstagung 2021, we would like to take a look at the entire value chain of bioproduction, from innovative strain development methods to new prokaryotic and eukaryotic production strains, smart reactor concepts, and innovative downstream processing. We will discuss bioproduction processes for biopharmaceuticals and industrial biotech products.
We are very sorry not to meet you in Mainz as originally planned, but very much look forward to welcoming you to an interactive virtual event.
As soon as registered you may get to the virtual platform here:
The access is only possible for registered participants.
In cas of a short-time registration your log-in will be possible a view minutes later.
The conference is scheduled for the following times:
Monday, 10 May 2021, 09:55 - 16:10h
Tuedsday, 11 May 2021, 10:00 - 16:00h
Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 09:30 - 15:00h
The online programme and a PDF-file for download is available under the following buttons:
As of 22 March 2021. All times and speakers are subject to change.
|Industry||350 €||365 €|
|Academia||230 €||245 €|
|(PhD)-Students3)||95 €||110 €|
1) No VAT requested according to § 4.22 UStG, registration fee may include Business Package with VAT.
2) Personal DECHEMA-members
3) Verification necessary
The DECHEMA terms and conditions for conferences apply. Please note that the following information are exerpts and supplements to the general terms and conditions.
Registration is possible up to the beginning of the conference. You will receive the links to download your registration confirmation, invoice and payment confirmation as PDF files.
Editorial deadline for the list of participants is 5 May 2021.
The registration fees include conference ticket (Link to online conference) and an abstract-book for download.
Cancellations are only accepted in writing (i.e. by fax, surface mail or e-mail).
Please find details about cancellation dates and fees in the general terms and conditions. In case of no-show the conference fees won't be refunded and fees not yet paid still have to be paid.
Chill'n Grill with Beer Tasting!
Traditionally, participants of the Himmelfahrtstagung meet on the second evening of the conference. At the virtual conference we would like to continue this tradition and offer you the opportunity to exchange experiences and to get to know each other. We would like to take you along on an early summer event. We will become virtually part of the large Himmelfahrtstagungs-community.
The evening will be accompanied by a beer sommelier who will present you 5 different beers during the event. You have the opportunity to receive these beers in advance to participate in the joint tasting.
The package including a beer glass costs 25 euros, the order is possible until May, 2, 2021.
The Zoom-Meeting starts at 5:30 p.m. and takes about 2 hours.
For our virtual barbecue event we have put together some special barbecue recipes. Let’s grill together!
Garnelen in Weißwein (Prof. Ulber)
Tandoori Hühnchen (Dr. Eisenkrätzer)
Gegrillte Cantaloupemelone (Prof. Liese)
Other delicious recipes are:
The paper submission is closed. If your poster is accepted, we need your ePoster until April, 28th, 2021. The conference language is English.
|Thomas Bayer||Infraserv GmbH & Co. KG, Frankfurt am Main/D|
|Wilfried Blümke||Evonik Technology & Infrastructure GmbH, Hanau/D|
|Carsten Bornhövd||Wacker Chemie, München/D|
|Dieter Eibl||Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, Wädenswil/CH|
|Detlef Eisenkrätzer||Roche Diagnostics GmbH, Penzberg/D|
|Markus Fritsch||EW Biotech GmbH, Leuna/D|
|Dirk Holtmann||Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen, Gießen/D|
|Gernot Jäger||Covestro Deutschland GmbH, Leverkusen/D|
|Andreas Liese||Technische Universität Hamburg/D|
|Peter Neubauer||Technische Universität Berlin/D|
|Marco Oldiges||Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH/D|
|Jochen Schaub||Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG,
Biberach an der Riss/D
|Ralf Takors||Universität Stuttgart/D|
|Roland Ulber||Technische Universität Kaiserslautern/D|
|Christina Andreeßen||DECHEMA e.V., Frankfurt am Main/D|
|Petra Hellwig||DECHEMA e.V., Frankfurt am Main/D|
Korneel Rabaey, Head of the Department of Biochemical and Microbial Technology,
Monday, 10 May 2021, 10:00 - 10:30h
Harald Ruijssenaars, Corbion/NL
Sustainable fermentation of monomers for biobased polymers – challenges in a developing market
Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 10:00 - 10:30h
Winner of the Industrial Bioprocess Award 2020:
Hans-Jürgen Heidebrecht, TU München, Lehrstuhl für Lebensmittel- und Bio-Prozesstechnik/D
Monday, 10 May 2021, 11:45 - 12:05h
Winner of the Industrial Bioprocess Award 2021:
Maike Kuschel, Institute of Biochemical Engineering, Universität Stuttgart/D
Resolving heterogeneities in single and multiphase bioreactor systems – Predictive modelling tools towards successful scale-up
Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 14:50 - 15:10h
A virtual exhibition will accompany the "Himmelfahrtstagung". Our virtual event platform offers you the opportunity to represent your company appropriately during the online conference. Book an online exhibition booth and benefit from the following advantages:
The booth fee for the virtual booth, including one participant ticket is 800 € plus VAT.
Click on the video to get to know more about Sponsoring and Exhibition at DECHEMA Virtual Events. For further information please contact Petra Hellwig.
Dear lecture and poster authors, please note: Registration fee cannot be waived for authors. We kindly ask you to register online until 31 March 2021. Click here for more information on registration and fees.
If you are unable to present your lecture for any reason, please let us know as soon as possible.
The official language of the conference is English. Simultaneous translation will be not available.
A brief CV questionary enables your chair person to introduce you to the audience. Therefore all lecturers are asked to download the CV form and to return it to by 19 April 2021.
In order to participate at the web conference you will need a stable internet connection. The following tools will be used for the conference: Converia Virtual Venue, Zoom (no license needed). We will send you the log-in data for the Virtual Venue a few days before the conference starts.
We will send you all necessary technical information prior the conference. Additionally, we would be happy to check all technical details with you in a Speaker's Briefing on 06 May 2021. The exact time and log-in data for the briefing will follow. Please keep the morning free for this.
|Keynote lecture:||30 minutes, following 10 minutes discussion|
|Oral presentation:||20 minutes, plus 10 minutes joint discussion at the end of the session
(with the other speakers of the session)
Strict timekeeping will be essential for the smooth running of the conference.
As each session (except keynote lectures) ends with a joint discussion, we kindly ask you to stay in the Zoom conference until the end of the joint discussion.
All Posters will be exhibited as ePosters during the entire duration of the conference "Himmelfahrtstagung". Additionally, there will be two special poster sessions (11 May, 13.05h and 12 May, 12.40h) during which the authors will have the opportunity to present their poster in elevator pitches.
All confirmed ePosters must be uploaded online in the period 13-28 April. Please note that we cannot accept any ePosters after this deadline.
Log in with your log-in data. Under the "Submission" button, you will see the "View Submitted Submissions/Sessions" item. Please click to see all contributions you have submitted. Via the button "Actions" you can now "Upload or change presentations".
For the elevator pitch we kindly ask you to record your presentation (max. 1 minute) and send it to us as an mp4 file by April 28, 2021 at the latest. You can either send it via mail or via download link (send space etc).
Please make sure to name your file as following: Poster_Number_Last Name
For your elevator pitch we recommend you to prepare a ppt (1-2 slides) and record your pitch with a video conferencing tool (example: Zoom). However, you are present your poster differently – just make sure that the maximum time for each pitch is 1 minute.
We will have the following poster sessions:
Poster Session I:
Poster No. P 01 – P 37: Tuesday, 11 May from 13:05 - 14:35h
Poster Session II:
Poster No. P 38 – P 73: Wednesday, 12 May from 12:40 - 14:10.
On the conference day, we will play all recordings during the respective poster session. Afterwards there will be a networking session within the platform wonder
Wonder is a Berlin-based start-up that promises real-life conversations. The tool will be used at the Himmelfahrtstagung.
If you approach an avatar in the room, you automatically become part of a "conversation circle" and can get in touch via video chat and/or text chat. Additionally there is the possibility to share your screen within the circle.
You can find a demo video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfRDhi1dvaI
Wonder works best with Chrome or Edge. Safari or Opera are unfortunately not supported.
It is best to use the latest version of your browser.
If you have further problems, you can find help here: https://www.wonder.me/r?id=bca8a6d1-25e3-41cf-a12e-3b05268fbf6d