15th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization was held in Shanghai, China in July, 2017..
The 15th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization was held in Shanghai, China from July 17th to 21st, 2017. Issues on CO2 as a green feedstock via reduction, CO2 as a building block via functionalization, CO2 capture and mineralization, CO2 as a working agent, and carbon budget, policy & strategies, were discussed. Approximately 400 scientists from more than 20 countries attended the conference. Prof. Aresta and Dr. Friedman, who will be speakers of CO2 utilization session at ICEF2017, participated in this conference. Prof. Aresta made a speech titled “Carbon-recycling: Potential and challenges in CCU” in a plenary, and Dr. Friedman made a keynote speech titled “Innovation and markets in the new carbon economy” .