SATELLITE EVENTS

October 2

Congress Center University of Naples Federico II (Via Partenope, 36)

h 2.30-6 pm (sala B)

Sustainable business models for the European bioeconomy. The contribution of the interregional cooperation in the creation of bio-based competitive market (organised by Vanguard Initiative)

Registration HERE

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h 2-6 pm (sala A)

Power4bio: boosting regional bioeconomies

Power4bio project (https://power4bio.eu/) aims at empowering regional stakeholders to boost the transition towards Bioeconomy regions in Europe by providing them with the necessary tools, instruments and guidance to develop and implement sound sustainable Bioeconomy strategies.

During the event, a presentation of the status of the project and involvement of regional stakeholders will be made.

Moreover, there will be presentations to give an overview of Bioeconomy status in Italy, the new national Bioeconomy strategy, the role of the cluster SPRING and some insight in R&D and industrial development.

The event is part of the Power4bio Cross-visits, aimed at support knowledge exchange and mutual mentoring among the regions. To know more about this and next cross-visits, become a member of Power4bio Community of Interest and receive information about the project click here).

The event welcomes the participation and discussion of all interested stakeholders.

Registration is free but mandatory and is in two steps:

  1. Register to IFIB2019 at https://ifibwebsite.com/registration/
  2. Register to Power4bio: boosting regional bioeconomy using the module at this LINK

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h 2.20 – 5 pm (Main Hall)

The IBISBA Project

IBISBA (Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Synthetic Biology Acceleration) is an ESFRI-approved distributed European research and innovation infrastructure that will support industrial biotechnology and synthetic biology. In doing so, it aims to promote the transition to a circular bioeconomy in Europe. The ambition is to create a collection of services that will enhance the operation of each partner’s research facilities, offer researchers access to best-in-class research infrastructure and supply industry with a reliable intermediary for end-to-end bioprocess development.

This satellite meeting will present the IBISBA vision and the Italian node of IBISBA

Organizing and scientific committee

Prof. Marco Moracci, Department of Biology, University of Naples “Federico II”

Dr. Mauro Di Fenza, Institute of Biosciences and BioResources, National Research Council of Italy

Dr. Beatrice Cobucci Ponzano, Institute of Biosciences and BioResources, National Research Council of Italy

The preliminary program of the “The IBISBA project” satellite event is here (IBISBA_in_IFIB2019_120619).

Registration is free but mandatory and is in two steps:

  1. Register to IFIB2019 at https://ifibwebsite.com/registration/
  2. Register to The IBISBA project by sending an e-mail to ibisba.ifib2019@gmail.com with your complete name, affiliation, and country of origin before 10 September 2019.

For more info on The IBISBA project please visit https://www.ibisba.eu

 

October 3

Congress Center University of Naples Federico II (Via Partenope, 36)

h 2-5 pm (sala B)

BiOPEN and EXCORNSEED are organizing a Bio-based networking event during the International Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy (IFIB). We are pleased to invite you to this initiative, taking place in Napoli on the 3rd October 2019 from 2 to 5 pm.

 

The networking event will include:

  • First results of the Stakeholder Analysis including biotech industries and bio-based products brand owners, in the framework of the EXCornseeD project
  • Presentation of the winning support IT tool for both BIOPEN and EXCornSEED projects:  the highly innovative information platform offering a one-stop-shop to access, organize, analyse and share relevant information needed for research and technological innovation processes (https://www.wheesbee.eu/wheesbee-web/).
  • A Pitching Training session which will serve as a dry-run platform where companies take their chance to present their business proposals, to fine-tune their pitch and their presentation skills and improve their investor and partnering readiness. Companies active in the bio economy sector and considering seeking fundraising or partners in the next 2 years will be given a unique opportunity to present their business projects, get valuable advice from a panel of coaches composed from experts in innovation, Business Angels, Venture Capitalists, Corporate and Institutional investors and peers. The session also allows to network with the audience of the event which will be organized in a highly interactive format.

 

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to stimulate innovation, moving the bio economy sector forward!

Read here more information and the invitation letter: BiOPEN-EXCORNSEED-Invitation Entrepreneurs

October 4

Congress Center University of Naples Federico II (Via Partenope, 36)

h 9-12 am (sala A)

New bioeconomy value chains from local resources: challenges and opportunities(organised by Biobridges Project)

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Registration open. Fill the form available here: https://bit.ly/2m1UscY

For more support and information, please contact Matteo Sabini: sabini@apre.it