Programme

08:00 - 08:50REGISTRATION | FOYER
08:50 - 10:00 Plenary Session | Exploration
Session ChairDr Charles William JOHANNES
08:50 - 09:00WELCOME ADDRESS
Dr Charles William JOHANNES
AOC7-GSC Chair
09:00 - 10:00PLENARY: BEYOND GREEN CHEMISTRY - SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY
Prof Klaus KÜMMERER
Leuphana UniverSity of Lüneburg
10:00 - 10:05TRANSIT INTO BREAKOUTS
ThemeChallenges in Sustainability and ValorisationSustainable Processes
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairDr Jayasree SEAYADDr Anqi Chen
10:05 - 10:45KEYNOTE: FERMENTATION OF INDUSTRIAL OFF-GASES FOR FUEL AND CHEMICALS PRODUCTION
Dr Christope MIHALCEA
Lanza Tech
KEYNOTE: PRACTICAL ASYMMETRIC HYDROGENTAION FOR MAKING CHIRAL PHARAMECEUTICALS
Prof Xumu ZHANG
Southern University of Science & Technology
10:45 - 11:10MORNING TEA BREAK
11:10-11:40INVITED: ARTIFICAL PHOTOSYNTHESIS BY HETEROGENEOUS CATALYSIS AND PHOTOREDOX C-C BOND CLEAVAGE
A/Prof Han Sen SOO
Nanyang Technological Universicty
INVITED: Emulsiton-based Crytallization Processes for Novel API-Excipient Microparticle Formulations
Dr Saif A. KHAN
National University of Singapore
11:40 - 11:55INVITED: POTENTIAL AND CHALLENGES OF WASTE VOLARISATION BY SUPERCRITICAL FLUID PROCESSING
Dr Lai Yeng (Cindy) LEE
Newcastle University in Singaporce
INVITED: WATER SUSTAINABILITY BY DESIGNING POLYMER MEMBRANES FOR WATER REUSE, SEAWATER DESALINATION AND OSMOTIC POWER GENERATION
Prof (Neal) Tai-Shung CHUNG
National University of Singapore
11:55-12:10
12:10 - 12:25ORAL: GREEN AND SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF ACRYLIC ACID FROM LACTIC ACID
Lili ZHANG
A*STAR - ICES
ORAL: IRON- AND COBALT-CATALYSED CROSS-COUPLING REACTIONS
Dr. Anh Hung Duong
A*STAR - ICES
12:25 - 12:40ORAL: BIO-DERIVED MATERIALS FOR UV BLOCKING APPLICATIONS
Dr. Balamurugan RAMALINGAM
A*STAR - ICES
ORAL: SOLVENT APPLICATIONS OF LEVOGLUCOSENONE DERIVATIVES
James SHERWOOD
University of York
12:40 - 14:00 LUNCH & POSTER SESSION
ThemeEngineering Green Polymers, Materials and Formulations Green & Applied Catalysis
VenueExplorationCreation
Session Chair Prof Alex Van HERK Prof. Milton T.W. HEARN
14:00 - 14:40 KEYNOTE: TOWARDS A CIRCULAR ECONOMY USING GREEN CHEMISTRY
Prof James CLARK
Clean Teachnology Centre
KEYNOTE: CARBENE ORGANIC CATALYSIS: NEW ACTIVATION MODES AND RAPID ACCESS TO FUNCTIONAL MOLECULES
Prof Robin CHI
Nanyang Technological University
14:40 - 15:10 INVITED: GREEN POLYMERS - PHOTO-DEGRADABLE POLYMERS TO LIGNIN BASED POLYMERS
Dr Kei SAITO
Monash University
INVITED: ORGANIC PHTOREDOX CATALYTIC DECARBOXYLATIVE CROSS-COUPLING OF ALIPHATIC CARBOXYLIC ACIDS WITH CARBON NUCLEAPHILES
A/Prof Guanghui AN
Heilongjiang University
15:10 - 15:25ORAL: SYNTHESIS OF BIO-ACRYLICS POLYMERS FROM RENEWABLE RESOURCES: A TRANSITION OF RENEWABLE CHEMICALS TO GREEN POLYMERS
Parijat RAY
Monash University
ORAL: DEHYDRATIVE ALLYLATION USING ALLYL ALCOHOL IN THE PRESENCE OF METAL OXIDE CATALYST
Dr. Yoshihiro KON
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
15:25 - 16:00AFFTERNOON TEA BREAK
ThemeEngineering Green Polymers, Materials and FormulationsSustainable Processes
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairProf Kei SAITODr Michael SULLIVAN
16:00 - 16:30INVITED: SUSTAINABLE POLYMER CHEMISTRY BY FREE RADICAL APPROACH TO PRODUCE BIODEGRADABLE AND RESPONSIVE SYSTEMS
Dr Praveen THONIYOT
A*STAR - ICES
INVITED: ATOM EQUIVALENTS BASED METRICS TO BRIDGE GREEN CHEMISTRY AND SUSTAINABILITY
Prof Istvan T. HORVATH
City University of Hong Kong
16:30 - 16:45 ORAL: PHOTO-RESPONSIVE SELFT-HEALING EPOXY COATHINGS
Timothy HUGHES
Monash University
ORAL: SCaPP: FRAMEWORK DEVELOPMENT FOR SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY ASSESSMENT
Iskandar HALIM
A*STAR - ICES
16:45 - 17:00ORAL: FERULIC ACID FUNCTIONALIZED ZINC OXIDE ARCHITECTURES: A SUSTAINABLE SUNSCREEN
Dr. Vivek Arjuman VASANTHA
A*STAR - ICES
ORAL: MATERIALS INFORMATICS TOWARD GREEN COOLING
Hirotoshi MORI
Ochanomizu University
17:00 - 17:15 PLENARY: SUSTAINABILITY FUELS INNOVATION - AN INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE
Dr Martin VOLLMER
Clariant
17:15 - 17:30
17.30 - 17.45
17.45 - 18.00
18:45 - 19:30
19:30 - 22:30
08:00 - 08:50REGISTRATION | FOYER
08:50 - 10:00 Plenary Session | Exploration
Session ChairProf Istvan HORVATH
08:50 - 09:00
09:00 - 10:00PLENARY: EXPLORING NEW REACTIONS TOOLS FOR EFFICENT CONVERSION OF ABUNDANT NATURAL RESOURCES
INTO HIGH VALUED PRODUCTS

Prof Chao-Jun LI
McGill University
10:00 - 10:05TRANSIT INTO BREAKOUTS
ThemeSustainable ProcessesSustainable Processes
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairDr Nic LINDLEYA/Prof Saif. A KHAN
10:05 - 10:45KEYNOTE: ENGINEERING BIOCATALYTIC CASADE
REACTIONS FOR REGIO- AND STEREO-SELECTIVE
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

Prof Zhi LI
National University of Singapore
KEYNOTE: GOING WITH THE FLOW - THE USE OF
CONTINUOUS PROCESSING FOR ORGANIC SYNTHESIS

Prof C. Oliver KAPPE
University of Graz
10:45 - 11:10MORNING TEA BREAK
11:10-11:40INVITED: GREEN FLUORINATION TECHNOLOGY:
ENGINEERING OF THE FLUORINASE AND A COUPLED
TRANSHALOGENTAION SYSTEM

Dr Ee Lui ANG
A*STAR - ICES
INVITED: SYNTHESIS OF UNSYMMETRICALLY SUBSTITUTED P-TER-PHENYLS AND SUBSTITUTED 1,3-BIS(2,5DIHYDRO-1H PYRROLES) BY BATCH, FLOW AND SPINNING DISC REACTOR METHODS: COMPARATIVE STUDIES
Dr Milton T.W. HEARN
Monash University
11:40 - 11:55ORAL: MICROBIAL STRAIN DEVELOPMENT FOR SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF FUEL AND CHEMICALS
FROM LIGNOCELLUOSIC BIOMASS

Dr. Anli GENG
Ngee Ann Polytechnic
ORAL:SLUG-FLOW TUBULAR REACTION WITH DIELECTRIC
BARRIER DISCHARGE PLASMA

Motonobu GOTO
Nagoya University
11:55-12:10ORAL: VISIBLE-LIGHT DRIVEN CARBOXYLATION WITH CO2 WITH THE SYSTEM OF BIOCATALYST AND PHOTOCATALYTIC DYE
Yutaka AMAO
Osaka City University
INVITED: VISIBLE-LIGHT-DRIVEN FINE CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS USING NATURAL GASES AS FEEDSTOCKS IN BATCH AND FLOW REACTORS
Prof. Wu JIE
National University of Singapore
12:10 - 12:25ORAL: SUSTAINABLE SYNTHESIS OF NATURAL PRODUCTS
FROM SUGARS

Dr. Congqiang ZHANG
A*STAR - BioTrans
12:25 - 12:40ORAL: RATIONAL MUTAGENESIS OF STRUCTURAL HOT-
SPOTS FOR ENHANCED SOLUBLE EXPRESSION AND
ACTIVITY OF NON-MEVALONATE PATHWAY ENZYMES

Xixian CHEN
A*STAR -BioTrans
ORAL: MULTICOMPONENT SYNTHESIS OF 5-AZA-ADENINES AND THEIR ANALOGUES ASSESSED THROUGH THE PRISM OF
GREEN CHEMISTRY METRICS

Felicia LIM
Monash University Malaysia
12:40 - 14:00 LUNCH & POSTER SESSION
AON Committee Meeting | Venue: Video Conference Room
ThemeSustainable ProcessesSustainable Processes
VenueExplorationCreation
Session Chair Prof Masahiko MATSUKATA A/Prof Ning YAN
14:00 - 14:40 KEYNOTE: AJIPHASE®; HIGHLY EFFICIENT LIQUID-PHASE PEPTIDE AND OLIGONUCLEOTIDE SYNTHETIC METHOD FOR LARGE SCALE MANUFACTURING
Dr Daisuke TAKAHASHI
AJINOMOTO Co.
KEYNOTE: SUSTAINABLE SYNTHESIS OF N-MOTIFS
Prof Jonathan SPERRY
University of Auckland
14:40 - 14:55ORAL: FACILE MECHANOCHEMICAL SYNTHESIS OF NICKEL/INDUSTRIAL-QUALITY GRAPHENE OXIDE NANOCOMPOSITES WITH HIGHLY UNIQUE AND TUNABLE MORPHOLOGY: APPLICATIONS IN ENERGY STORAGE AND CATALYSIS
Dian DENG
Tokyo Institute of Technology
INVITED: CONTINUOUS MANUFACTURING - FROM R&D TO PRODUCTION
Steven TAN
GlaxoSmithKline
14:55 - 15:10ORAL: SELECTIVE CARBON-CARBON BOND CLEAVAGE UNDER VISIBLE LIGHT AND AMBIENT CONDITIONS BY EARTH-ABUNDANT VANADIUM PHOTOCATALYSTS
Kek Foo CHIN
Nanyang Technological University
15:10 - 15:25ORAL: ELECTROSPUN JANUS MEMBRANE: PUSHING THE PERFORMANCE LIMITS
Anupama Sargu Ranganath
Singapore University of Technology and Design
ORAL: DESIGN
& APPLICATION OF A PALLADIUM CATALYST WITH MULTI-ARYL PHOSPHINE LIGAND FOR
CROSS-COUPLING REACTIONS

Yee Hwee LIM
A*STAR - ICES
15:25 - 16:00AFFTERNOON TEA BREAK
ThemeChallenges in Sustainability and ValorisationEngineering Green Polymers, Materials and Formulations
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairDr Yugen ZHANGProf Dr Eniya Listiani DEWI
16:00 - 16:30KEYNOTE: DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL CATALYST SYSTEMS TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY
Prof Shu KOBAYASHI
University of Tokyo
KEYNOTE: BIOSOURCED ANALOGS OF BITUMEN FOR ROAD CONSTRUCTION THROUGH HYDROTHERMAL LIQUEFACTION OF MICROALGAE RESIDUES
Dr Bruno BUJOLI
University of Nantes
16:30 - 16:45
16:45 - 17:00ORAL: BASE-FREE AEROBIC OXIDATION OF 5-HYDROXYMETHYL-2-FURFURAL TO PRODUCE 2,5- FURANDIMETHYLCARBOXYLATE
Dinesh Kumar MISHRA
Korea Institue of Industrial Technology
INVITED: NEW NONTOXIC PRESERVATIVE FOR NATURAL RUBBER LATEX AND THE PROPERTIES OF THE LATEX DIPPED FIMLS
Dr Chee Cheong HO
Institut Kimia Malaysia
17:00 - 17:15 ORAL: A NEW ROUTE FOR THE FORMATION OF FURAN 2,5-
DICABOXYLIC ACID FROM A CYCLIC HMF-ACETAL WITH A
SUPPORTED AU CATALYST

Kiyotaka NAKAJIMA
Hokkaido University
17:15 - 17:30 ORAL: SYNTHESIS OF FURFURAL FROM GLUCOSE OVER MESOPOROUS ACID FROM A CYCLIC HMF-ACETAL WITH A SUPPORTED AU CATALYST
Xiukai LI
A*STAR - IBN
ORAL: THE CHEMICAL RECYCLING OF POLYMERIC WASTES IN HIGH TEMPERATURE FLUID
Hideyuki TAGAYA
Yamagata University
17.30 - 17.45 ORAL: USE OF IONIC LIQUIDS AS NOVEL REAGENT FOR PRODUCING 2,5-FURANDICARBOXYLIC ACID
Cong Chien TRUONG
Korea University of Science and Technology
ORAL: LIPID EXTRACTION FROM WET MICROALGAE BY LIQUEFIED DIMETHYL ETHER
Qingxin ZHENG
Nagoya University
17.45 - 18.00
18:45 - 19:30TRAVEL FROM MATRIX TO RESORTS WORLD SENTOSA
19:30 - 22:30CONFERENCE DINNER @ S.E.A.AQUARIUM
08:00 - 08:50REGISTRATION | FOYER
08:50 - 10:00 Plenary Session | Exploration
Session ChairProf Nic LINDLEY
08:50 - 09:00
09:00 - 10:00PLENARY: DEISGN AND EVOLUTION OF NEW BIOCATALYSTS FOR ORGANIC SYNTHESIS
Prof Nicholas TURNER
University of Manchester
10:00 - 10:05TRANSIT INTO BREAKOUTS
ThemeGreen & Applied CatalysisGreen & Applied Catalysis
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairA/Prof Yu ZHAODr Yun ZONG
10:05 - 10:45KEYNOTE: METAL CATALYSIS: NEW REACTIONS AND NEW
OPPORTUNITIES FOR ORGANIC SYNTHESIS

Prof Timothy J.DONOHOE
University of Oxford
KEYNOTE: DOS ENGINEERING FOR NEW GREEN NANO-
MATERRIALS

Prof Hiroshi KITAGAWA
Kyoto University
10:45 - 11:10MORNING TEA BREAK
11:10-11:40INVITED: ELECTROCHEMISTRY ENABLED RADICAL
REACTIONS

Prof Haichao XU
Xiamen University
INVITED: MEMBRANE GAS SEPARATION TECHNOLOGIES
FOR INNOVATION OF CHEMICALS PRODUCTION

Prof. Masahiko MATSUKATA
Waseda University
11:40 - 11:55ORAL: PALLADIUM-CATALYZED OXIDATIVE
CARBONYLATION OF ARMOTIC AMINES FOR GENERATING
URETHANES

Thanh Tung NGUYEN
Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH)
ORAL: A TWO-PHASE PHOTOCATALYTIC SYSTEM UTILIZING A MODIFIED METAL-ORGANIC FRAMEWORK FOR PRODUCTION OF HYDROGEN PEROXIDE
Yusuke ISAKA
Osaka University
11:55-12:10ORAL: TANDEM ISOMERIZING CARBONYLATION REACTIONS
USING HETEROCYCLIC PHOSPHINE LIGANDS

Martin van MEURS
A*STAR - ICES
ORAL: CUSE2-CATALYZED REDUCTIVE CARBONYLATION OF NITROBENZENE: MECHANISTIC STUDY
Anh Vy Tran
Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH)
12:10 - 12:25ORAL: PALLADIUM-CATALYZED CARBONYLATION OF
BROMINATED FUROATE FOR GENERATING 2,5-
FURANDIMETHYKCARBOXYLATE

Hye Jin LEE
Korea University of Science and Technology
ORAL: EFFICIENT PHOTOCHEMICAL RECOVERY OF RHENIUM FROM AQUEOUS SOLUTIONS: A GREENER APPROACH FOR RHENIUM METALLURGICAL PROCESSING
Hisao HORI
Kanagawa University
12:25 - 12:40ORAL: ORAL: CY*PHINE GOES SNORKELING: Pd CROSS COUPLING REACTIONS IN AQUEOUS MEDIA
Dr Valerio ISONI
A*STAR - ICES
Oral Presentation
12:40 - 14:00 LUNCH & POSTER SESSION
Student Lunch Meeting | Venue: Video Conference Room
ThemeSustainable ProcessesSustainable Processes
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairDr Valerio ISONI
14:00 - 14:40 KEYNOTE: NEW ADVANCES IN SUSTAINABLE SYNTHETIC CHEMISTRY
Prof Bruce H. LIPSHUTZ
University of California
14:40 - 15:10 KEYNOTE: ALTERNATIVE SOLVENTS: FROM A COMPLIANCE-DRIVEN ACTIVITY TO A TRIGGER FOR INNOVATION
Dr Fabrice GALLOU
Novartis Pharma
15:10 - 15:25
15:25 - 16:00AFFTERNOON TEA BREAK
ThemeGreen & Applied CatalysisChallenges in Sustainability and Valorisation
VenueExplorationCreation
Session ChairDr Armando BORGNAA/Prof Hansen SOO
16:00 - 16:30KEYNOTE: HYDROLYSIS OF CELLULOSE BY HETEROGENEOUS CARBON CATALYSTS
Prof. Atsushi FUKUOKA
Hokkaido University
INVITED: HYDRO-PROCESSING OF STRAIGHT VEGETABLE OILS (SVO) TO PRODUCE GREEN-DIESEL
Prof. Dr. Eniya Lisitani DEWI
BPPT - Indonesia
16:30 - 16:45INVITED: SELECTIVE PRODUCTION OF RENEWABLE AROMATICS VIA TUNGSTEN CARBIDE CATALYZED ATOMECONOMIC CASCADE REACTIONS
A/Prof Changzhi LI
State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
16:45 - 17:00ORAL: MICROWAVE ASSISTED HYDROLYSIS OF BIOMASS
Jiajun FAN
University of York
17:00 - 17:15 ORAL: ISOMERIZATION OF GLUCOSE TO FRUCTOSE BY SOLID BASE CATALYSIS
Natsumi SHIBAYAMA
Hokkaido University
ORAL: NOVEL HETEROGENEOUS PHOTOCATALYSTS FOR
CROSS-DEHYDROGENATIVE COUPLINGS

Cameron ROSS
A*STAR - ICES
17:15 - 17:30 ORAL: SYNTHESIS OF FURFURAL FROM GLUCOSE OVER MESOPOROUS SILICA SUPPORTED TIN CATALYST
Miyuki ASAKAWA
Hokkaido University
ORAL: PROCESS PARAMETERS INFLUENCING FUCOIDAN DEPOLYMERIZATION OVER GRAPHENE OXIDE UNDER MICROWAVE CONDITIONS
Elaine MISSION
Kumamoto University
17.30 - 17.45ORAL: AEROBIC OXIDATION OF 5-HYDROXYMETHYLFURFURAL TO 2,5-FURANDICARBOXYLIC ACID OVER MANGANESE DIOXIDE CATALYST
Eri HAYASHI
Tokyo Institute of Technology
ORAL: CARBENE-CATALYZED NEW ACTIVATION MODE AND SYNTHETIC APPLICATIONS
Xingkuan CHEN
Nanyang Technological University
17.45 - 18.00POSTER AWARDS & CLOSING CEREMONY
18:45 - 19:30
19:30 - 22:30