World Bio Markets XII
Amsterdam, The Netherland
27 March 2017 to 29 March 2017

World Bio Markets returns to facilitate growth and commercialisation across the global bio-economy for the 12th successive year. Over 500 senior-level decision makers from the entire bio-based value chain descend on Amsterdam in search of the partnerships, biotech breakthroughs, investment opportunities and innovations that are poised to spearhead the bio-economy of tomorrow. WBM is designed to leave no stone unturned in showcasing the very latest projects and upcoming opportunities in the biofuel, bio-chemical, biomass power and bio-based product worlds. Across three days of dynamic content, a host of networking opportunities and a bespoke partnering platform, WBM equips you with the knowledge and connections to succeed in the bio-economy.

Plant Based Summit 2017 - The Biobased Solutions international conference and exhibition
Lille, France
25 April 2017 to 27 April 2017

Plant Based Summit will launch its 4th edition in Lille, with an even sharpened positioning on the innovation, the co-development and its operational implementation for the necessary deployment of bio-based products. It will be the opportunity for the participants to contribute to the evolution of plant-based, green and sustainable chemistry!

The focus of the PBS 2017 Conference is to stimulate biobased products development through a market driven approach. The conference program intends to demonstrate how a higher uptake of biobased solutions in everyday products will benefit to consumers and meet their expectations.

Featuring Agnes van Ardenne, BIC Board member, President of Dutch Biorefinery Cluster as Keynote speaker: "Taking stock of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy"

Save the date! BBI JU Open Info Day & Brokerage event
Brussels, Belgium
28 April 2017






On 28 April 2017, BBI JU will organise its fourth Open Info Day & Brokerage event in Brussels, following the official launch of the 2017 Call for proposals.

The Open Info Day brings potential applicants together and provides information and networking opportunities in time for the 2017 Call for proposals.

More information on the 2017 Call topics can be found here.

Want to get involved even sooner? BIC members benefit from a dedicated partnering event in February. More inforamtion on how to become a Member.

Green chemistry and white biotechnology
Mons, Belgium
22 May 2017 to 23 May 2017

3rd edition of international conferences "Green chemistry and White biotechnology".

Bio based Live - Creating sustainable products from bio-based Innovations
Amsterdam, The Netherland
31 May 2017 to 01 June 2017

Two congresses, one show. The 2nd annual Bio-Based Live congress, looks specificially at process innovation and technology that can ensure success along this journey. Optimising the process efficiency, driving innovation and reducing costs is key to creating competitive and sustainaible bio-based products. Increasing numbers of brands and retailers are beginning their sustainability journeys. Bio-based and green chemistry represents a new and important part of this. Bio-Based Live looks at the demand for green and bio-based products and how companies can begin their sustainable journey.

BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology
Montréal, Canada
23 July 2017 to 26 July 2017

The 2017 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology returns to Montreal, Canada July 23-27. We have a lot of exciting event enhancements this year including new session trackings, new partnering app and exciting evening events.

Top Reasons to Attend:

  • Meet and network with 1,000 global business leaders, investors and policy makers.
  • Attend education all week that covers the latest in Industrial Biotech including Synthetic Biology, Advanced Biofuels, Biobased Materials plus two new tracks on Flavors, Fragrances and Food Ingredients, as well as Agricultural Crop Technologies and Biomass Supply.
  • Schedule targeted meetings using our BIO One-on-One Partnering System - partnering activity is at an all-time high and is open to all attendees.
  • Experience and learn about the latest in technology and innovation in the Exhibit Hall and throughout the event.