Europe invests in bioeconomy

The European Commission has announced plans to accelerate growth in the bioeconomy. It wants to attract investment and generate jobs in the green economy by scaling up the sustainable use of renewable resour...

Forests feed the Bioeconomy

Sweden is investing in a 10-year project that aims to identify how forests can better support growth in the bioeconomy. Treesearch is a collaborative and open research initiative, supported by the likes of N...

Have your say on Europe’s bioeconomy

Europe's policymakers are asking the public to feed into the planned update of the 2012 EU Bioeconomy Strategy. Citizens can provide feedback until 20 March on how they think the continent can best continue ...

New investment for the bioeconomy

(USA) The world's leading biotechnology trade body will hold the 20th edition of its annual CEO & Investor Conference in 2018. More than 800 investors have already signed up to take part in the two-da...

Major boost for global bioeconomy

(GERMANY) A consortium of countries has signed a declaration at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) agreeing to scale up the global bioeconomy. It is the first time an international commitment has be...

Europe launches bioeconomy manifesto

(BRUSSELS) The European Bioeconomy Manifesto launched today sets out how the continent plans to grow this mult-trillion euro industry. Compiled by the EU Bioeconomy Stakeholders Panel, it was presented to...

Landmark moment for bioeconomy

(SWEDEN) The European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE) will celebrate its 25th anniversary in Stockholm next month. It will debate 'The Indispensable Role of Biomass' and discuss how to develop s...

Training the bioeconomy game-changers

|24 November 2016| Scotland Innovators Magazine has identified Scotland as an important player in the global biotechnology industry in a number of articles and special editions - and with good reason. It ...

European biotech project promotes collaboration

|12 August 2016| Europe A leading UK bioeconomy consultancy is joining a pioneering European project designed to boost the innovative strengths of the industry across the continent. The UK's National N...

Europe targets becoming world’s leading bioeconomy

|21 June 2016| Europe The strength of Europe's bioeconomy has been boosted by a new collaboration deal signed between two of the continent's leading players in the industry. The Bio-based Industries Co...