On the 6th of December, the CO2Fokus final conference and workshop took place!

The event has been hosted at Radisson Izmir Aliaga facilities, a magnificent location that has welcomed CO2Fokus partners, speakers, stakeholders.

After some welcoming introductions by our coordinator Vesna Middelkoop from Vito and Celal Güvenç OĞULGÖNEN from SOCAR, here is a recap of the sessions:

  • “Presentation of the LCA, S-LCA analysis, exploitation and market studies conducted in CO2Fokus” by ADRIANA DIAZ (ECO) and ADÉOLA JAIYEOLA (LGI)
  • “Presentation of CO2FOKUS Catalyst Development” by GIUSEPPE BONURA (CNR-ITAE)
  • “Latest status and developments in de-carbonization and carbon dioxide removal“ by SERHAT CAN BAYAR and DOĞAN ÇIÇEK from (Some Carbon Energy)
  • “Multi-scale sustainable process design for CO2-hydrogenation to DME” by HAMID REZA GODINI from (C1 Green Chemicals) AG
  • “Policy developments in Europe around CO2 utilisation to produce CCU fuels and CCU chemicals” by Tudy Bernier from CO2 Value Europe
  • “Renewable & Recycled Carbon DME for a Sustainable Future” by Sophia Haywood from Dimeta

Many interesting points raised and many involving debates started.


Thanks to all the CO2Fokus partners involved in the organization of the Final conference and workshop!