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7th EPNOE International congress, 11-15 October 2021.

11-15 Octobre 2021 - Nantes, France

7th EPNOE International congress, 11-15 October 2021.
It is our great pleasure and honor to announce that the 7th International Polysaccharide Conference of the European Polysaccharide Network of Excellence, EPNOE, will take place in Nantes from the 11th to the 15th October 2021. On behalf of the EPNOE association, the Cellulose and Renewable Materials division of the American Chemical Society, and the Cellulose Society of Japan, the conference will be organized by five French laboratories recognized for their research in polysaccharides and their commitments to EPNOE.

The EPNOE 2021 international congress is organized by five French laboratories recognized for their research on polysaccharides and their commitments within the framework of EPNOE.

In the best traditions of EPNOE, the conference will promote wide dissemination of research results and cross-fertilization of ideas in the field of polysaccharides. The scientific program is based on the advice of eminent scientists from the scientific committee and proposals of topics from session organizers. Our ambition is to have a scientific program that covers all fundamental and applied research involving polysaccharides. The conference venue will offer a friendly environment and excellent conditions for networking and the exchange of ideas.
The 7th EPNOE conference will take place in Nantes, an attractive, eco-friendly, and comfortable-sized city, easily accessible from all over the world. We hope that your stay will be enjoyable and fruitful.
The organizing committees bring together members of the INRAE BIA units in Nantes, CEMEF/MINES ParisTech in Sophia Antipolis, LGP2-PAGORA in Grenoble, IMP-INSA in Lyon and C2MA / IMT Mines Alès, as well as representatives of the scientific community of the EPNOE network.
We hope that this event will be an opportunity to celebrate the revival of major international meetings in the fall of 2021. A hybrid solution will nevertheless be possible depending on the evolution of sanitary conditions at the global level.

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