TechConnect World 2019

Nano & Microfibrillated Cellulose

Nano and Microfibrillated Cellulose

Poster/Paper Abstracts due: March 8

Symposium Co-Chairs

World L-S  NiehWorld L-S Nieh
National Program Lead, Forest Products & Wood Utilization Research
U.S. Forest Service

Sean IrelandSean Ireland
Vice President Business Development
Fiberlean Technologies Ltd.

Key Speakers

Tian LiEmerging Wood Technologies for Energy Efficient Buildings
Tian Li
Research Associate, University of Maryland

Mineral/ microfibrillated cellulose composite materials: Engineered minerals and product forms
David Skuse
VP Technology, FiberLean Technologies Limited, United Kingdom


This symposium focuses on recent technology development for nano and microfibrillated cellulose materials and bacterial nanocellulose with applications in a broad range of products. Submit an abstract and join researchers from around the world as we highlight the research and manufacturing innovation that will continue to broaden the impact of cellulose.

Submit Your Abstract

Please first review the information for authors — abstract submission guidelines.


Topics & Application Areas

  • Lignocellulosic feedstocks for Nano & Microfibrillated Cellulose
  • Building Materials Applications
  • Additive Manufacturing Applications
  • Sustainable Composite Materials
  • Medical Applications
  • Food Packaging Applications
  • Automotive Applications
  • Paints and Coatings
  • Membranes & Batteries
  • Novel Applications
  • Other
2019 Sponsors & Partners

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