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15aug , 2013

FAPESP and BE-Basic announce results of 2012 call for joint research projects

On July 10, 2013, BE-Basic and FAPESP published the results of the 2012 call for joint research projects of the Brazilian BIOEN and the Dutch BE-Basic program. The approved projects aim to collaborate in the development of sustainable biofuels and biodegradable polymers from different kinds… Read more >

10jul , 2013

€3.8 billion investment in biobased industries to boost growth and jobs in Europe

Brussels – The Biobased Industries Consortium (BIC), a cross sector group of 48 large and small companies, has joined forces with the European Commission to set up an unprecedented Public-Private Partnership worth €3.8 billion to accelerate the deployment of biobased products in Europe by 2020.… Read more >

10jul , 2013

BE-Basic Foundation accepted to Biobased Industries Consortium (BIC)

We are proud to announce that the Biobased Industries Consortium (BIC) has accepted the BE-Basic Foundation SME Cluster as representative of all BE-Basic Foundation SME members. BIC is a unique cross sector association representing the private sector partners in the Public Private Partnership (PPP) on… Read more >

8jul , 2013

New Master&PhD course “Biobased-economy Beyond Bioethanol” at University of Campinas

In close collaboration, BE-Basic, TU Delft and University of Campinas, offer a new master course which connects the advances in biobased production technology, sustainable process design with principles of new business development. Biobased options (‘biorenewables’) form a feasible alternative to production based on fossil resources.… Read more >

24jun , 2013

Holland Biotech Pavilion at BIO World Congress successful

During the last week at BIO world congress on Industrial Biotechnology the Holland Pavillion has caught the eye of most participants. The Dutch Biotech secor was well represented. A large booth in which 14 Dutch organisations and companies presented themselves drew much attention. A raffle of a… Read more >

13jun , 2013

BE-Basic coordinates Holland Biotech Pavilion at upcoming BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, taking place in Montreal from June 16-19, is the place to be to meet leading Dutch companies in the Biobased Economy. The Netherlands is home to internationally renowned scientists with a strong reputation for knowledge and expertise in… Read more >