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Rainforest Connector – Alberta Entrepreneurs & the New BioMaterials Economy

June 15, 2021 @ 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

The June Rainforest Connector focuses on the entrepreneurial ideas, building blocks and opportunities that exist for Albertans right now in the new biomaterials economy. Featuring a panel of experts and local entrepreneurs discussing their efforts and insights for a cleaner, lower carbon, more eco-conscious future that creates jobs right here in Alberta. In this session, we will explore how these new ideas, provincial facilities and new material alternatives could turn Alberta into a biomaterials powerhouse.

Featured Panelist

  • Dr. TriDung Ngo, Senior Research Scientist at Innotech Alberta
  • Dan Madlung is the owner of BioComposites Group Inc. (BCG), he is a full-time entrepenur. He owns several businesses focused on utilizing and adding value to fibre. Wood fibres were the initial focus but this has expanded to agricultural and synthetic fibres. BCG has commercialized its non-woven products and is a leader in the development of the hemp value chain.
  • William Bardosh, President and CEO of Terraverdae
  • Terry Radford, President of Just BioFiber Structural Solutions Corp.

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Details

Date:
June 15, 2021
Time:
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM