Study “Biotechonomy” online

Institute of Energy Systems and Environment invites everyone who is interested to participate in the online study course Biotechonomy.
Biotechonomy is a story about local bioresources and technological solutions for their extraction, preparation, treatment and processing. Study course includes analysis of climate, environmental, economic and socioeconomic aspects of biotechonomy implementation.

10 video lectures will be available online from April 11 until April 22, 2016.

A seminar-discussion will be held after the completion of the course on April 27 to discuss issues that have arisen or to share opinions about the course.

Topics of video lectures:

1. Introduction to the study course. Biotechonomy definitions and basic concepts
2. Bioresources and their production technologies
3. Technological aspects of bioresource use
4. Environmental aspects of bioresource use
5. Climate change
6. Climate adaption
7. Climate technologies
8. Economic aspects of bioresource use
9. Socioeconomic aspects of bioresource use
10. System dynamic model for biotechonomy development in Latvia.


  1. Hello sir and madam. I would like to interested about biotechonomy. How can i join? I already finish study in biotechnology course.

    • Hello Maverick,

      Thank you for writing to us. Unfortunately we don’t organize this course online anymore.

      Kind regards,
      Juta Rukuta

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