biogeotechnology

biogeotechnology

The use of biological, ecological and geotechnical data to address environmental degradation—e.g., erosion and flooding—by using plants and structural barriers, removing habitat from flood plains and so on.
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The scientific programme for the event includes plenary sessions on 'biotechnology and fundamental research' and 'problems of biosafety and bioethics', as well as parallel sessions on biotechnology applications in various fields, including medicine; agriculture; industry; environment; foodstuffs; biocatalysis; biogeotechnology; innovation; and education.