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Register today and start planning your #EFIB2016 experience

Make sure that you don't miss out on three days dedicated to industrial biotechnology!     EFIB is the premier market place for the European bioeconomy and with the programme and workshops all confirmed there is no better time to start arranging your EFIB experience and it all starts by securing your...
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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...
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Potential process ‘hurdles’ in the use of macroalgae as feedstock for biofuel production in the British Isles

Researchers at the University of Greenwich have conducted a study that views opportunities for macroalgae production for biofuels in the British Isles. Specifically, they studied the processing pipeline for the sustainable production of biofuels from seaweed. Read the press release at University of Greenwich
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Mexico is the ideal country to grow microalgae for biodiesel

A study conducted by experts from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and the University of Newcastle, concluded that Mexico is ideal for developing the growth of certain species of microalgae, which can be used as feedstocks for biodiesel.  Chlorella, Scenedesmus & Desmodesmus are native to Texcoco Lake and can be grown in just one day and processed into...
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Equip yourself with the skills & knowledge to be part of the new bio-economy

Aberystwyth University is offering online training for biotech industries, with the next set of modules starting in May 2016. "The time is ripe to develop low carbon alternatives to petroleum-based products both in terms of what society wants and what economics demand. This makes it’s an exciting time to be part of the rapidly developing Biotech Industries. However, biorefining is a...
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Register now for Bioeconomy Impact 2016, 10-11 Feb, Dublin

“Bioeconomy Impact 2016”, on 10-11 February in Dublin, is the first in a series of annual events which will challenge bioeconomy researchers to critically think about the value, impact and relevance of their research. A better exploitation of research results is one of the key drivers to European economic growth and societal innovations. Researchers receiving public funding are...
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Take part in a NNFCC survey on bioeconomy business innovation requirements

NNFCC (the Bioeconomy Consultants) is seeking your views on the facilities and services provided, or required, in science parks and similar clustering activities. If you are a product or service business looking to establish and grow in the bio-based economy sector, they would like to hear from you. Your responses will help shape the future provision of such services. 

They have...
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High profile speakers announced for Horizon 2020 briefing event on 13th Oct, Manchester

Learn about funding opportunities for primary production, food, marine & the bioeconomy The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN), in collaboration with Innovate UK, invites you to join us at our free briefing event on 13th October in Manchester to learn about funding available within the Horizon 2020 programme. The 'Societal Challenges' pillar of Horizon 2020 has a...
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Making more of Bioeconomy R&D Results, 6-7 October 2015 in Brussels.

The ProBIO Project is holding a conference on "Making more of Bioeconomy R&D Results" on 6-7 October 2015 in Brussels. The conference is divided per topic, so you can choose the day that is most relevant for you, or attend both days, depending on your preference. By joining this conference you will have the opportunity to practice pitching your results to...
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EFIB: Get your discounted pass to the bioeconomy event of the year

Join over 90 speakers to discover the new business models driving the European bioeconomy forward at the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy 2015. Taking place on 27-29 October 2015 at SQUARE, Brussels, EFIB is the only meeting to combine high-level discussions on business and policymaking and is the perfect setting for businesses looking to benefit from the next...
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Communicating the Bioeconomy

The three UK Bioscience Leadership Councils - Industrial Biotechnology (IBLF), Agri-Tech (ATLF), and Synthetic Biology (SBLC) - have prepared a series of infographics on ‘ Communicating the bioeconomy ' . Please  click here or on the image to download the infographics. Further information on these infographics is available on request via ...
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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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