ATV + Sustain conference

Sustain + ATV 2016

Sustain-ATV conference at DTU November 30th 2016 from 9 to 18
Venue: DTU Building 101 in Glassalen and the Meeting Center
7 keynotes, 140 presentations and 250 participants in 11 sessions

Aim of the conference Wednesday 30th November 2016

Society is challenged in many ways to become sustainable, and a wide range of novel technical solutions are necessary to create new ways forward. This conference is a meeting place for researchers and industry to share knowledge and find new solutions to these urgent needs. This 2016  conference is a joint event created by the Sustain conference at DTU and ATV

Download book of abstracts here (5Mb)


The mission of the yearly recurring Sustain conference at DTU is to facilitate the creation of new technical and scientific solutions for a sustainable society. The conference aims at becoming the yearly meeting place for sustainable R&D in Denmark

Akademiet for de Tekniske Videnskaber

How can Danish technology and knowledge help achieving the global sustainability goals while creating a sustainable business?

Invited speakers

Mogens Lykketoft, Former President of the United Nations General Assembly
"UNs development goals for 2030 in a technology perspective"

John F. Pedersen, Communication director, Siemens.



Claus Stig Pedersen, Head of Corporate Sustainability, Novozymes


Helle Katrine Andersen, Head of Section, DANVA



Torben Klitgaard, BLOXHUB







Henrik Kærgaard, Niras.

Katrine Krogh Andersen Katrine Krogh Andersen
Dean of Research

Organizing committee for Joint Sustain-ATV conference 2016:




Overview of sessions - see details on the session page
  • Morning sessions
  • A: When is a technology sustainable?
  • B: Bioprocess(with session F+R)
  • F: Food ressources(in session B)
  • (G: Greeninnovation and entrepreneurshipin session L)
  • H: The future of healthcare and quality of living
  • M: Sustainable materials
  • P: Improving production
  • R: Biorefinery(in session B)
  • S: State of the earth
  • U: Sustainability in a chemical world

  • Afternoon sessions
  • E: Sustainable energy
  • I: Biobased Solutions
  • L: Smart liveable cities
  • W: Water and sustainability

Poster price info and Winners:


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