Bioeconomy

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Apply for the DigiCirc Bioeconomy Open Call

Is your SME or start-up working in digital technologies and circular economy? Check out DigiCirc’s Bioeconomy Open Call, which looks for organisations that can use digital tools and apply innovative solutions in the circular economy. This Open Call focuses on specific challenges in the Bioeconomy...
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European Green Deal to transform economy and society

Achieving a reduction of at least 55% in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 is crucial to Europe becoming the world's first climate-neutral continent and making the European Green Deal a reality. The European Commission has presented new legislation to deliver on the targets agreed in the European...
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European Green Deal: A Sustainable Blue Economy in the EU

This week the European Commission proposed a new guidance for a sustainable blue economy in the European Union, which is key to both the Recovery Plan and European Green Deal. Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President for the Green Deal said: “Healthy oceans are a precondition for a thriving blue...
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The European bioeconomy in 2050: Four foresight scenarios

In collaboration with DG Research and Innovation, the Joint Research Centre has created an ad-hoc network of research experts to contribute forward-looking analyses to the EC’s Knowledge Centre for Bioeconomy. A team of six core experts have built four alternative scenarios for the EU bioeconomy in...
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BIObec, a project to promote education in the bio-based industry, kicks off

CTA, the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Sustainable Innovations are the Spanish partners of BIObec, a project where 19 European organisations will collaborate to promote education in the bio-based industry. BIObec is funded by the bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) under the...
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Participate in the survey of the EU project BIO4AFRICA to identify bio-based technologies

The European project BIO4AFRICA has launched a survey to identify bio-based technologies, with the potential to be adapted and successfully transferred to different rural areas in Africa. This project, in which CTA participates as a partner, aims to support the deployment of the bioeconomy in rural...
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CTA presents its innovation support model to more than 100 attendees at the International Congress of Circular Bioeconomy

CTA presents its open innovation platform conneCTA, training materials and elearning modules on bioeconomy to support bioentrepreneurship. CTA has participated in the second phase of the International Congress on Circular Bioeconomy, aimed at disseminating tools and platforms to support...
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BIO4AFRICA, a new European project to support the deployment of the bioeconomy in Africa, kicks off

CTA, SUSTAINABLE INNOVATIONS and Barcelona Plataforma Empresarial are the Spanish partners of this project, in which 13 European and 12 African organisations will collaborate to promote technological solutions and value chains in the bioeconomy sector The project, funded by the European Union's...
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CTA promotes professional development opportunities in bioeconomy in a postgraduate programme at the University of Jaen

CTA has presented the results of the European project UrBIOfuture, with the aim of bringing bioeconomy closer to the educational and working environment. The CTA consultant Carmen Girón has made a presentation about professional development opportunities in bioeconomy by introducing the main results...
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The European Bioeconomy Network (EuBioNet)

What is the European Bioeconomy Network? Promoted by the BIOVOICES project and launched in May 2018, the European Bioeconomy Network (EuBioNet) is a proactive alliance of EU funded projects dealing with Bioeconomy promotion, communication and support. The main goal of the European Bioeconomy Network...
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International Marketing opportunities from Saxony-Anhalt into the wider world

Selected members of the BioEconomy Cluster will travel to Boston, USA from June 2 to 5, 2018 as part of an acquisition trip. Owing to the companies and institutes located in the regions around Boston, New York and Philadelphia, the sector focus of this trip will be on life science, biotechnology...
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BBCEI Call on Cluster Benchmarking

Promoting cluster management excellence in the Danube Region to foster the BioBased industry An Initiative under the DanuBioValNet Project Cluster Development in BioBased industries in Baden-Württemberg, Upper Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria and...