Knowledge Based Bio-Economy

Registration extended - Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking’s 2014 Info Day

Registration for the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking’s 2014 Info Day is now extended until 10 August.

You can register via the Bioeconomy website under “coming events/registration” or the BBI website under ‘Events’.

Applications will be considered on a first-come-first-served basis.

The Info Day will be held in Brussels on 2 September at the Albert Borschette Conference Centre, 36 rue Froissart, B-1040 Brussels.

Two sessions are foreseen, one from 09:00 to 12:30, the other from 14:00 to 17:30.

The Joint Undertaking on Bio-based Industries is a public-private partnership aiming at increasing investment in the development of a sustainable bio-based industry sector in Europe.

A total of € 3.7 billion will be invested in bio-based innovations over 2024-2020.
The EU contribution (Horizon 2020) is expected to amount to €975 million, while the Bio-based Industries Consortium will contribute €2 730 million (of which 1 755 million will be dedicated to additional activities such as Flagship projects).

The Info Day is organised by the Directorate for Bioeconomy and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC).