The Bioeconomy Working Group is focused on increasing the influence of regions and their stakeholders in shaping the European Bioeconomy. One of the current objectives of the Working Group is also develop the contacts with the European policy-makers and increase the cooperation and projects between the European regions in this field.

Work Plan

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WORKING GROUP LEADER
Sune Jin Christensen
Central Denmark
Anne-Maria Mäkelä
West Finland European Office
Jorge Molina Villanueva
Delegation of the Government of Navarra
Agnès Trarieux
Pays de la Loire

Last Working Group Meeting

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Vuorimiehentie 3, Espoo, Finland
ERRIN is one of the partners of the Pilots4U project, which is organising this workshop. This workshop is a satellite event to the 8th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference, organised in Helsinki, Finland, on 23-25 October 2018.  Aim and focus of the workshop Besides the establishment of a database, the Pilots4U project also carried out an online survey to understand the equipment needs and related services required by potential users of open-access pilot and demonstration facilities. By comparing...
Pierre Baudis Convention Centre, 11 Esplanade Compans Caffarelli, Toulouse, France
ERRIN is one of the partners of the Pilots4U project, which is organising this workshop. The workshop is a satellite event to the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology & the Bioeconomy organised in Toulouse (France) on 16-18 October 2018. Aim and focus of the workshop Besides the establishment of a database, the Pilots4U project also carried out an online survey to understand the equipment needs and related services required by potential users of open-access pilot and demonstration...
latest presentation & Posts

• Circular Economy: a more efficient product design for a zero-waste future

Co-organized by MEP Enrico Gasbarra and MEP Massimo Paolucci, the aim of this conference is to
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Pitch perfect and boost the European bio-economy

‘Pitch perfect and boost the European bio-economy’ is a one-day event of intense cross-border
Wednesday, November 07, 2018

From research to reality: How Europe’s bioeconomy is leading the way to a truly circular economy

MEP Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, Chair of the “Bioeconomy” Working Group of the EP Intergroup on “
Thursday, October 04, 2018

Transforming our food systems to be more resilient and sustainable in the future – How to make most of the € 10 billion for Food & Natural Resources in Horizon Europe?

”Transforming our food systems to be more resilient and sustainable in the future – How to make
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

ECVET-Lab Final Conference

In this conference, ECVET-Lab project partners will present the identified best environmental
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Addressing the challenges of the 21st century through innovative measures

To address the common challenges of the 21st century, EU regions and cities are increasingly
Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Exploring how capturing and re-using currently emitted industrial gases could be stimulated through industrial symbiosis

DG GROW in cooperation with EASME and ECRN cordially invite you to the "Final Conference of the
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Horizon Scan Workshop: Equipping Europe for Bio-based Innovation

ERRIN is one of the partners of the Pilots4U project, which is organising this workshop. This
Monday, October 22, 2018

Horizon Scan Workshop: Equipping Europe for Bio-based Innovation

ERRIN is one of the partners of the Pilots4U project, which is organising this workshop. The 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Horizon Scan Workshop: Equipping Europe for Bio-based Innovation

ERRIN is one of the partners of the Pilots4U project, which is organising this workshop. The 
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Bioeconomy WG Meeting - New bio-based products

Sustainable Solutions for bio-based plastics on land and sea As argued by the DG GROW, bio-based
Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Networking cocktail FOODINOVA: a national initiative to strengthen the Swedish innovation eco-system for food and territorial development

SWEDEN IS A FRONTRUNNER WHEN IT COMES TO INNOVATION But what does the Swedish innovation eco-system
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Bioeconomy Conference

The emerging bioeconomy is moving from research niche to market norm and Europe needs to maintain
Monday, October 22, 2018

The Role of Regions in the Transition towards a Circular Economy

      The role of regions in the transition towards a Circular Economy INFORMATION, INSPIRATION and
Tuesday, October 09, 2018

H2020 UJA Project Networking Event on ICT

The UNIVERSITY OF JAÉN (Spain) is placed in the 51-75 position according to the Shanghai Global
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Finance Day: Financing future-proof low impact bioenergy chains

Small and medium enterprises are the core of the solid biomass to energy sector. What are the
Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Enhancing Innovation in Rural Areas - The experience from Scotland

The Scottish Government earlier this year launched the Rural Innovation Support Service to improve
Thursday, June 07, 2018

BioHorizon SC2 and KET-B Brokerage Event

The European Commission organises an Info Day on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 (SC2) ‘Food
Monday, June 25, 2018

Food in Regions – one health, from regionality to functionality

Everyone has to eat but unfortunately all do not eat well. However, we aim to demonstrate that the
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Handling of textiles in the circular economy - Lunch briefing

Welcome to this lunch discussion on how to reach a resource efficient system for textile materials
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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