BioHorizon SC2 and KET-B Brokerage Event
Brussels, Belgium
26 June 2018

The BioHorizon brokerage event will target a wide spectrum of companies, universities, government organisations and NGOs, and others involved in research, from Europe and beyond, interested in sharing new project ideas and finding collaboration partners. The thematic focus of the event will cover all of the Horizon 2020 SC2 and KET-B calls for 2019.

Main topics:

  1. Sustainable food security – Resilient and resource-efficient value chains
  2. Blue growth – Demonstrating an ocean of opportunities
  3. Rural renaissance – Fostering innovation and business opportunities
  4. KET-Biotechnology

BioHorizon invites researchers, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders to submit flash presentations for a chance to present their project idea addressing one of the topics contained in the 2019 work programme.

Potential of Biomass Sidestreams for a Sustainable Bioeconomy - AGRIFORVALOR
Brussels, Belgium
06 July 2018

Final Conference of the EU-Project AGRIFORVALOR about the valorization potential of sidestreams from the forestry and agricultural sector for a sustainable bioeconomy. 

Highlights of the conference:

  • Innovative interaction with high level representatives from policy and the (bio) economy community
  • Presentation of the awarded virtual Sidestream Value Tool
  • Input for enabling multi-actor networks to valorize biomass sidestreams
  • Input for an European Research & Innovation Agenda
  • Best Business Model Awarding Ceremony
  • Social networkings
BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology
Philadelphia, USA
16 July 2018 to 19 July 2018

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology provides a unique forum for business executives, government officials, academic researchers and industry leaders to share the latest advances in renewable chemicals, synthetic biology, enzymes, food ingredients, biofuels, algae and more. As a valued industry supporter, BIO is offering BIC members the opportunity to lock in a significant discount on Full Conference registration for the 2018 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology. BIC members receive a 20% discount

13th Global Summit and Expo on Biomass and Bioenergy
Zurich, Switzerland
04 September 2018 to 05 September 2018
World BioeconomybForum Program
Ruka, Finland
11 September 2018 to 13 September 2018
2nd International Conference on Bioresource Technology
Melia Sitges, Spain
16 September 2018 to 19 September 2018
EFIB 2018 – European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy
Toulouse, France
16 October 2018 to 18 October 2018
8th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference
Helsinki, Finland
23 October 2018 to 25 October 2018

VTT and RISE Bioeconomy have announced date and venue of the 8th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference. Abstracts for oral presentation or poster presentation should be submitted by 15th February and by 29th March by respectively.

International Conference on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing
Copenhagen, Denmark
16 August 2019 to 18 August 2019