Knowledge Based Bio-Economy

UPDATE - Report of the conference “Bioeconomy in the EU: achievements and directions for the future”

The two-day conference served as the launch platform for the new EU Bioeconomy Observatory and brought together stakeholders from across Europe – including policymakers, academics, NGOs and industry.

Organised by the European Commission in collaboration with the Irish Presidency, the “Bioeconomy in the EU: achievements and directions for the future” conference was held in Dublin over two and a half days, on 14 and 15 February.

In the future, a Stakeholder Conference will be held annually and the 2014 event is already scheduled to take place in Italy. It is anticipated that these yearly EU stakeholder meeting will be mirrored by smaller national /regional events which could take place during what could be dubbed the EU Bioeconomy Week.

Read the conference report pdf - 329 KB [329 KB] and its detailed version pdf - 136 KB [136 KB] . Check the conference programme pdf - 848 KB [848 KB] .

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