The programme of cbm12 is available:
Programme CBM12

Main topics of the conference include:

– Novel enzymes
– Rare sugars – synthesis, pathways and mechanism
– Carbohydrate oxidoreductases and LPMOs
– Molecular modelling
– Carbohydrate metabolism in the human gut
– Biomaterials
– Glycosyl transferases / applications
– Glycoengineering of macromolecules
– Carbohydrates in health and medicine

Confirmed Key Note speakers:

– Nico Callewaert, University of Ghent, Belgium
– Xi Chen, University of California, Davis, USA
– Tom Desmet, Center for Industrial Biotechnology and Biocatalysis, Belgium
– Vincent Eijsink, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway
– Anne Imberty, CNRS Grenoble, France
– Nathalie Juge, IFR Norwich, UK
– Hung Wen Liu, University of Texas at Austin, USA
– Magali Remaud-Simeon, National Institute of Applied Science (INSA) Toulouse, France
– Thomas Rosenau, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Austria
– Gerlind Sulzenbacher, CNRS, University of Marseille, France
– Stephen G Withers, The University of British Columbia, USA