ICBM - 4

9 - 11 May 2022 | Altice Forum Braga

Keynote Speakers

Per Halkjær Nielsen

Per Halkjær Nielsen is heading the multidisciplinary Center for Microbial Communities at Aalborg University, DK. He been active in environmental biotechnology for over 25 years, focusing on microbial ecology of biological wastewater treatment, bioenergy production and recovery of nutrients. He has been among the pioneers in the development and implementation of the new DNA sequencing technologies in the water engineering field, and has studied in great detail community composition and ecophysiology of process-critical members. Recently, he developed MiDAS Global, an open online microbiology resource for everyone working in anaerobic digestion and wastewater treatment.