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CommBeBiz Awards: Excellence in Bioeconomy to Business and Social Innovation

The CommBeBiz Awards aim to showcase the most innovative ideas emerging from EU funded research projects in the bioeconomy sector. They are looking for ambitious ideas with the potential to address major challenges in the bioeconomy sector with clear business or social innovation potential. The type of innovation should be social, commercial, technological or with policy impact and the categories are also this year Food, Agriculture, Forestry, Marine,  Biotechnology.

This year CommBeBiz will select 19 projects that will be entitled to receive:

  • One-to-one customized support from EBN experts in innovation to help them to bring their idea to the market.
  • Expenses paid trip to EBN Congress to pitch their ideas.
  • Pre-event European media campaign to showcase all award winners.

 The competition is now open and will close on 31 May 2016.

All the practical info about the application and selection procedures and the application form for downloading are available at

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Webinar on funding opportunities for Industrial Biotech & SynBio

This KTN webinar provided an update on the upcoming funding opportunities for industrial biotechnology & synthetic biology, with particular focus on the remit of each competition and where applications are likely to fit best. 

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