Bio Base NWE project wins RegioStars Award 2017

The Bio Base NWE project, coordinated by Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant from 2013 to 2015, won the RegioStars Award 2017 in the category ‘Smart Specialisation for SME Innovation‘. The winners of the RegioStars Awards 2017 were announced during a ceremony on October 10th, in the frame of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels. Bio Base…

Communicating Sustainability

Helping Bioeconomy SMEs Boost Their Credibility and Visibility Date: 8 November 2017 Location: York, UK The bioeconomy is a concept many people are still confused by or unaware of. However, consumers are increasingly willing to spend money on products with strong environmental credentials. Bio-based alternatives with a strong sustainability narrative can help to meet growing…

Finalist for Public Choice Award at the RegioStars Award ceremony

Bio Base NWE project, coordinated by BBEPP, has been selected by the European Commission as a finalist for the RegioStars Award 2017 in the category ‘Smart Specialisation for SME Innovation‘. The winners of the RegioStars Award will be announced during a ceremony which will take place on 10th October 2017 in Brussels during the European Week of Regions…

BioBase4SME Workshop: The Collaboration Plan(t)

On September 27th, 2017, BioBase4SME will organise a workshop on the valorization of plants entitled “The Collaboration Plan(t)”. It will be held at Colijnsplaat, NL in the “Bio Innovations Garden”. TOPICS We invited speakers to talk about examples of biomass that have great potential for the transition to the biobased economy: Sorghum (Walter de Milliano,…

BioBase4SME Workshop: Renewable Gas in Ireland

BioBase4SME and RGFI (Renewable Gas Forum Ireland) organise a Stakeholder Workshop on Technical, Safety & Commercial Arrangements. The full day workshop aims to propose and discuss technical, commercial and social requirements for biomethane production and gas grid injection, considering the current legislation and specifications.The workshop is to clarify the regulatory conditions, technical and commercial arrnagements…

Annual AC3A conference in Rochefort

The 24th edition of the annual AC3A conference was held in Rochefort, France at the end of August. Luc Servant, President of the Chamber of Agriculture of Charente-Maritime and current President of AC3A opened the conference which was based on 3 themes: AC3A’s services Agricultural economics International politics: BREXIT. More information (in French) Presentation Luc…

BioBase4SME Innovation Biocamp 2017

17 enthusiastic, biobased start-ups and SMEs trained and inspired Twenty participants from seventeen selected North-West European start-ups and young SMEs gathered in Yorkshire (UK) from 23-28th July 2017 for the first BioBase4SME Innovation Biocamp. The Innovation Biocamp, a fully funded intensive, week-long training course aims to provide high-potential biobased companies with hands-on tools needed to…