The event opens on Wednesday, February 14 at 10am in the main hall of the Historical Building, will be chaired by the Vice-Chancellor of Transversal Action and Cooperation with Business, Eugenia Suárez Serrano.
The presentation of the results of the IDEPA-Reny Picot Proof of Concept Grants will be held by the Institute of Economic Development in Asturias (IDEPA), the University of Oviedo and Industrias Lácteas Asturianas. The event takes place on Wednesday, February 14 at 10am, in the main hall of the historic building (Oviedo/Uviéu). The opening ceremony will be presided over by the Vice-Chancellor of Transversal Action and Cooperation with Business, Eugenia Suárez Serrano, accompanied by Director of Operations and Management Control at ILAS, Javier Suárez Alonso, and Eva Pando Iglesias, Director General of IDEPA.
Presentations will begin at 10:30am with a ‘Summary of PoC initiative and next steps’, presented by Jaime Fernández Cuesta, head of Competitiveness and Innovation at IDEPA. Next will come the results of the three award-winning projects: ‘Biocide nanoporous membranes with inhibitory activity on the formation of biofilms at critical points of the production process in the dairy industry’, hosted by Ana Silvia González; ‘Sales predictions for perishable dairy foods: Maximise Sales and Minimise Returns on Dairy Goods’, presented by Emilio Torres Manzanera; and ‘Efficient Crystallisation of Lactose Monohydrate’, presented by María del Camino Trobajo Fernández.
The closing will take place at 11:30am, led by the Director General of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Ana Concejo Vázquez.