Technical Strategy
Due Diligence
Project Management
Expert Witness


Invited session chair and panel moderator for multiple conferences covering bio-based chemicals

InfoCast Summit, Sustainable Chemicals & Plastics Adoption & Applications;
San Diego, CA, September 2015

Informa Life Sciences Symposium, The Commercialization and Application of Enzymes in Biotechnology;
Pre-conference Workshop on Biocatalysis, London, UK, March 2014

BIO 2004 International Convention, Biotechnology for Small Molecule Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, San Francisco, June 2004

82nd Conference of the Chemical Society of Canada, “Biocatalysis in the Service of Organic Chemistry:
A Symposium in Honour of Professor J. Bryan Jones”, Toronto, June 1999

Gordon Research Conference, Biocatalysis, Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, NH, July 1998

5th North American Chemistry Congress, Symposium on Chemical Syntheses Using Biotransformations, Cancun, Mexico, November 1997


The Challenges of Reality, 14th International Symposium on Bioplastics, Biocomposites and Biorefining, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, June 2, 2016

Bio-based Chemicals
BCN Green Chemistry Workshop, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, May 8, 2015

Problems & Opportunities
Presentation to South Western Economic Alliance (Michigan/Ontario), Sarnia, ON, June 11, 2014

Carbon, Hydrogen and Biocatalysis
Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference, Washington, D.C. April 2014

Industrial Biocatalysis
Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, March 2013

Metabolic Routes to Aromatic Compounds
Metabolic Design 2011, San Diego, CA, May 2011

Dry Pipelines; The Future of the Pharmaceutical Industry
ACS New York Chapter, Chemical Marketing & Economics Group, New York City, June 2003

Biocatalysis in Development: Playing in the Viola Section
CSIRO Workshop on Biocatalysis, Canberra, Australia, November 2002

Biocatalysis in Pharmaceutical Development:
BIO 2002 Conference, Toronto, Canada, June 2002

Biocatalysis in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing, Iowa City, IA, October 1999

Biocatalysis in the Pharmaceutical Industry:  Practical Challenges and Experience, Society for Industrial Microbiology Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, August 1998

Industrial Biocatalysis; Current Trends and Future Opportunities
New Frontiers in Screening for Microbial Biocatalysts, Ede, Netherlands,
December 1996

Screening and Use of Enzymes for Synthetic Applications in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Chiral Europe 95, London, U.K., September 1995

Applications of Biocatalysis in the Pharmaceutical Industry
BRIDGE Final Sectorial Meeting on Biotransformations, Wageningen, Netherlands, October 1994

Novel Water-soluble Esters as Substrates for Enantiomeric Resolution by Proteases
Biocatalysis for the 90’s, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, June 199

Synthesis of Oligonucleotide Probes for Specific Gene Selection, 3rd Annual Symposium on Cellular and Molecular Biology, Colorado State University,
April 1985