InternationalConference on Biomass Conversion and Renewable Materials 2019

October12-15, 2019

Guilin, China

Second Announcement


1. Guangxi University

2. State University of New York - College of Environmental Science and Forestry

3. Biomass Energy Committee, China Renewable Energy Society

4. Shaanxi University of Science & Technology

5. Guangxi Key Laboratory of Environmental Pollution Control Theory and Technology, Guilin University of Technology

Supported by

Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy (JCR 2, IF 2.993)


ICBCRM'19 will provide an opportunity for both researchers and practitioners to share the latest knowledge and techniques in both chemistry and technology of lignocellulosic biomass. The conference will bring together professionals from a broad range of disciplines, including chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, genetic engineering, pulping and papermaking, biorefinery, and chemical engineering. English will be the official language of the Conference.


Guilin, China

Conference Centre of Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel


http://www.waterfallguilin.com/en/about.html (English) or http://www.waterfallguilin.com/cn/index_main.html (Chinese)

Guilin is considered to be the pearl of China's thriving tourist industry on account of the natural beauty and historic treasures. Covering anarea of about 27,800 square kilometers (10,734 square miles) , the city israther compact when compared with other major travel destinations in the country. The stunning landscape in which the city is magestic. The strangely shaped hills or karsts, with the verdant vegetation ranging from bamboos to conifers together with crystal clear waters and wonderful caves make the citysuch an appealing destination. It is an important cultural city with a history of more than 2,000 years, and has been served as the political, economic and cultural center of Guangxi since the Northern Song Dynasty.




The technical program consists of plenary lectures, invited lectures, oral and poster presentations. Excellent papers presented in this conference will have a priority to be published in Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy through the Journal's submission system. USB flashdisk including all full papers and proceedings will be provided to all participants as part of the registration package.


PrimaryTopic Areas

Ø  Feedstock and Variability

a)       Challenges with feedstock management and availability

b)       Feedstock storage and variability

c)       Forest vs. Agriculture

d)       Purpose grown vs multipurpose plants

e)       Algal Biomass

Ø  Pretreatment

a)       Biomass conditioning

b)       Thermal-mechanical treatment

c)       Thermal-chemical treatment

d)       Biological treatment

Ø  Thermal-Chemical Processes

a)       Pyrolysis

b)       Gasification

c)       Catalytic synthesis

d)       Catalytic conversion

Ø  Chemical Conversion

a)       Hydrolysis

b)       Platform chemicals

c)       Aromatic and lignin conversion

d)       Cellulose conversion

Ø  Biochemical Process

a)       Fermentation

b)       Liquid Fuel

c)       Biodegradable plastics

d)       Bio Fuel Cell (BFC)

Ø  Renewable Materials

a)       Nanocrystal Cellulose

b)       Biocomposites

c)       Pulping

d)       Bleaching

e)       Value added products

English is the official language of the conference. All manuscripts should be written in English.

Instruction for Poster Contributions

Please check: Instruction for Poster .pdf

Instruction for Oral Contributions

Please check: Instruction for Oral .pdf  


Oct.  12, 2019

Oct.  13, 2019

Oct.  14, 2019

Oct.15,  2019



Opening  Ceremony  

Plenary  Lectures  

Technical  Sessions  

Poster Session  




Technical  Sessions  

Plenary Lectures

Closing Ceremony  


Visit to Guangxi Key

Laboratory of

Environmental Pollution Control Theory and




To register for ICBCRM'19, please complete the registration form, which includes hotel selection, spouse registration and request for the printed proceedings. The registration form is available through the ICBCRM'19 website, in the registration section. All speakers and authors in charge of poster presentation must preregister by September 30, 2019 to ensure their submissions to be included in the proceedings. There will be no exceptions to this rule. However, participants from abroad will be allowed to pay their registration and hotel fees on site after arrival to save the high cost of wire transfer.

Pre-registration, up to September 30, 2019

Government Employee: US $260.00 or ¥ 1800 RMB

Studentr egistration: US $200.00 or ¥ 1600 RMB

Accompanying person: US $200.00 or ¥ 1600 RMB

On site registration

Government Employee: US $310.00 or ¥ 2100 RMB

Student registration: US $250.00 or ¥ 1900 RMB

Accompanying person: US $250.00 or ¥ 1900 RMB

Registration fees for delegates and students include the conference program, proceedings in USB Disk format, welcome and farewell banquets, and daily coffee breaks and lunches.

If you desire to have printed proceedings, you must request them in the preregistration form and pay US $100.00 or ¥ 600/Copy when you do registration in conference.

Domestic Bank Transfer Information




账号: 618 457 484 938

International Bank Transfer Information


ACCOUNT NO.618457484938





The organizer of ICBCRM'19 will facilitate the procedure to obtain a visa fortravel to China by providing a letter of invitation to the Conference that will be required for a visa application. Upon confirmation of registration for ICBCRM'19, the organizer will send a letter of invitation by e-mail to participants if so requested.



Guilin Liangjiang Air portLi jiang waterfall hotel: By taxi, 29km, 40mins, RMB 200

Guilin railway stationLi jiang waterfall hotel: By taxi, 2.6km, 15mins, RMB 20

Guilin railway north stationLi jiang waterfall hotel: By taxi,7.4km, 25mins, RMB 45

Guilin railway west stationLi jiang waterfall hotel: By taxi,13.3km, 40mins, RMB 60


In addition, rooms will be available at Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel which is located in the center of Guilin city. For participants register before August 30, 2019, the Conference Organizing Committee will guarantee you a room in accordance with your preference. After that date, you are on your own. There are many other hotels nearby the Lijiang River, you can do reservation on c-trip or other travelagency websites.

GuilinLijiang Waterfall Hotel (★★★★★)

Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel is located in the center of Guilin city, "Center Landscape Zone near both Mountain and River", which is very close to the beautiful Lijiang River, green-waving Sequoia Lake, the badge of Guilin, the Elephant Trunk Hill, the "Hall of Guilin" the Central Square, and the prosperous Zhengyang Commercial Street. Walk out of the hotel to feel the bustling Guilin, and enter into the hotel to enjoy tranquility. The hotel integrates business and entertainment functions, 25 km away from the airport, 3 km away from railway station.

Standard Double Room: ¥ 450 RMB

Standard Single Room: ¥ 450 RMB

The conference organizer strongly recommends that delegates stay at the Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel. It is within short walking distance to the conferencevenue. The dinner for each conference day and Conference Banquet will be held in Guilin Lijiang Waterfall Hotel.


Prof. Chengrong Qin

College of Light Industrial and Food Engineering

Guangxi University

No.100, Daxue Road, Nanning 530004, China

Tel & Fax: +86-0771-3237301

Website: http://gxulif.gxu.edu.cn/ICBCRM.htm

E-mail: cppkl@gxu.edu.cn, cppkl@outlook.com

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