Bioprocess Design

Thrilling competition for the best bioprocess design

30 October - 3 November 2023 the Advanced Course on Bioprocess Design took place, hosted in cooperation with Planet @ Biotech Campus Delft at the DSM site in Delft, the Netherlands.

This course is cooperatively organized with VLAG graduate school with 28 international participants from industry and universities.

The course board leaders are Prof. Henk Noorman (DSM/TU Delft), Prof.Em. Sef Heijnen (TU Delft) and Prof. Ruud Weusthuis (Wageningen University & Research). Invited speakers: Bouke de Jong (Planet, Michel Eppink (Byondis), Mirjam Kabel (Wageningen University), René H. Wijffels (Wageningen University), Kirsten Herben-Steinbusch ( ) , Dirk Martens (Wageningen University) and Liang Wu (DSM-firmenich).

“It was very insightful and helpful for future projects and endeavors”

Besides all the presentations and exercises, there was a case study to win, the case study was organized by Amit Deshmukh, PhD from DSM-firmenich.

𝐆𝐞𝐧𝐨. 𝐃𝐞𝐬𝐢𝐠𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐳𝐞
The prestige Geno. design prize (arranged by keynote speaker Noelia Gudiño from Geno, USA) is this year for the team of Vroni Czotscher (DTU – Technical University of Denmark), Lars Schreiber (National Research Council Canada / Conseil national de recherches Canada), Nelson Alexis Bermúdez Aponte (TU Delft | Applied Sciences) and Elizabeth Geddes (TransitionHERO).
Congratulations to all of you and welcome in our Hall of Fame!