Secondment of Cecilia Fiorentini to A&R House

Secondment of Cecilia Fiorentini from Universita' Cattolica Sacro Cuore (Italy) to A&R House (UK) (4th October-6th November 2018) Thanks to the Fodiac project I could spend a month abroad in a real company (A&RHouse, Bleadon Village, UK) that produces ingredients with high added value from food by-products. This is a subject that I dealt [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:58:16+00:00 December 13th, 2018|A&R House, FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Cecilia Fiorentini to A&R House

Secondment of Paula Jauregui to SONAE

Secondment of Paula Jauregui from University of Reading (UK) to SONAE (PT) (4th-12th September 2018) Dr Paula Jauregi (PJ) visited Sonae (Tiago Costa Oliveira) where she gave a presentation on the research activities of UOR related to the Fodiac project and her secondment. Tiago gave an overview on the business and research activities [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:44:14+00:00 December 13th, 2018|FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Paula Jauregui to SONAE

Secondment of Jose Oruna-Concha to EVRA

Secondment of Dr M.Jose Oruna-Concha from Reading University (UK) to EVRA (Italy) (9th-16th September 2018) Being part of the FODIAC consortium has given me the opportunity to travel to Lauria, a town of the province of Potenza, in Basilicata, southern Italy, situated near the borders of Calabria. The most important feature of this [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:46:31+00:00 December 12th, 2018|FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Jose Oruna-Concha to EVRA

Secondment of Gokhan Durmaz to Casa Emma

Secondment of Gokhan Durmaz from University of Reading (UK) to Casa Emma (IT) (1st-30th September 2018) Dr. Gokhan Durmaz visited Azienda Agricola Casa Emma (Casa Emma) with the aim of witnessing the production of wine and seeing the wastes produced during this process in place. A meeting was organized with Dr. Alessandro Bucalossi, who [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:26:24+00:00 December 12th, 2018|FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Gokhan Durmaz to Casa Emma

Secondment of Juscelino Tovar to DomusVi

Secondment of Juscelino Tovar from Lund University (SE) to DomusVi . Geriatros S.A. (ES) (10th -20th September 2018) The aim of this first part of the secondment was to know the facilities and working protocols of the nursing homes run by DomusVi (trademark of Geriatros S.A.), which will host WP4 clinical trial in [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:19:06+00:00 December 12th, 2018|FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Juscelino Tovar to DomusVi

Secondment of Ana Vilas Boas to Casa Emma

Secondment of Ana Vilas Boas from Universidade Catolica Portoguesa (PT) to Casa Emma (IT) (17th July-6th August and 24th August – 2th October 2018) Welcome to Casa Emma-Winery Tuscany. An amazing reception in Casa Emma Winery. Tagliatelle with grape pomace flour tasting and meeting with Dr. Alessandro Bucalossi (Casa Emma owner), Gökhan Durmaz [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:15:13+00:00 December 5th, 2018|FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Ana Vilas Boas to Casa Emma

Secondment of Teresa Bonifácio to A&R House A Portuguese perspective to an English reality “My time in Bleadon”

Secondment of Teresa Bonifácio from Universidade Catolica Portoguesa (PT) to A&R House (UK) (7th June – 6th August 2018) My two-months of secondment were spent in Bleadon, a little village in the English countryside near Bristol. I wasn’t very sure of what to expect because it was my first time in the United Kingdom and the [...]

By | 2018-12-13T10:09:34+00:00 December 4th, 2018|A&R House, FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Teresa Bonifácio to A&R House A Portuguese perspective to an English reality “My time in Bleadon”

FODIAC at the 7th Brazilian Biotech Congress and 2nd Biotech Ibero-American Congress

The 7th Brazilian Biotech Congress and 2nd Biotech Ibero-American Congress took place from November 18th to 21st in Brasilia, Brazil. The four-day conference has been an excellent opportunity to gather experts, exchange information and strengthen the collaboration among Researchers, Professionals and Scholars from both academia and industry. Participants took part to plenary sessions, keynote speeches, [...]

By | 2018-12-04T16:06:40+00:00 December 4th, 2018|FODIAC|Comments Off on FODIAC at the 7th Brazilian Biotech Congress and 2nd Biotech Ibero-American Congress

FODIAC project as a case study at the 5th Global Nanotechnology Congress and Expo

The 5th Global Nanotechnology Congress and Expo is taking place on the 3-5 December in Valencia, Spain. It is a symposium of keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations, hosting leading scientists from academia and industry worldwide, to discuss the latest developments in the field of Nanotechnology. Many interesting perspectives will be explored throughout the three-days and [...]

By | 2018-12-04T16:01:32+00:00 November 28th, 2018|FODIAC|Comments Off on FODIAC project as a case study at the 5th Global Nanotechnology Congress and Expo

Secondment of Sergio Torres to Decorgel

My secondment under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions represented a prestigious type of funding and I undoubtedly see it as a fundamental step in the progression of my scientific career. In particular, the FODIAC project provided me with the right conditions to perform first class research in a real industrial environment. I was working [...]

By | 2018-09-24T11:32:53+00:00 August 31st, 2018|A&R House, FODIAC, secondment|Comments Off on Secondment of Sergio Torres to Decorgel