IFIB 2017 Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology & Bioeconomy

Welcome to IFIB 2017!

Welcome to the 7th edition of IFIB - Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy organized by Assobiotec, the Italian Association for the development of biotechnology which is part of the national Federation of Chemical Industry (Federchimica), together with Innovhub-SSI, the Italian Green Chemistry Cluster SPRING and Lazio Innova – aimed at strengthening the bioeconomy network in the Euro-Mediterranean area and to promote partnerships.

The focus of the Forum is biotechnology, as provider of new resources for industries.

It is organized into round tables and sessions devoted to specific sub-sectors of industrial biotechnology: circular economy, energy and biorefineries, agro-food, life-sciences, policies on industrial biotech and bioeconomy, bio-based industries; involving international speakers coming from key sector’s players: BInCanada, CLIB2021, Novamont, NextSteppe USA etc. The workshop will also include a session dedicated to shared pilot facilities within the EU project European Smart Pilots.
IFIB2017 will take place on 5th - 6th October 2017 in Rome and will be structured with a conference, partnering event, poster session and startup on stage.

IFIB 2017 Conference

5th - 6th October 2017

Two days of debates and exchange of information on the initiative main themes, with in-depth sessions and pilot projects. 

Main topics:

  • Bioeconomy and circular economy
  • Energy and biorefineries
  • Bio-based industries
  • Life-sciences
  • Agro-food
  • Marine biotechnology

HOW TO REGISTER: fill in the REGISTRATION FORM by clicking on the green button at the top right-hand corner of the home page: select the conference session.

EEN Biotech and Bioeconomy Partnering Event (B2B) – IFIB 2017

5th - 6th October 2017

BIC Lazio, as member of the Enterprise Europe Network, is organizing, in collaboration with InnovhubSSI, two days of pre-arranged face-to-face bilateral meetings (B2B) between Startups, Companies, Universities, public and private Research Centres in the field of industrial biotechnology and bio economy. Participants will come from Europe and beyond to find potential partners for collaborations, business development, licensing agreements, joint ventures, research projects, exchange of experiences and partnership opportunities.

Main topics:

  • Bioeconomy and circular economy
  • Energy and biorefineries
  • Bio-based industries
  • Agro-food
  • Marine biotechnology
  • Life-sciences

HOW TO REGISTER: fill in the REGISTRATION FORM by clicking on the green button at the top right-hand corner of the home page: select one or more B2B sessions and fill in your cooperation profile (mandatory to have your participation accepted).

Startup on stage

4th – 6th October 2017
Three days of training, mentorship and startup demos for marketing topics, new technology trends and fundraising opportunities. 

HOW TO REGISTER: Startups interested have to register by Friday, September 15th 2017 at the following link: http://www.laziointernational.it/polls.asp?p=127

 

Poster Session

5th - 6th October 2017

IFIB2017 location will also host two poster rooms with selected projects on biotech and bioeconomy. See CALL FOR ABSTRACTS section to learn more and participate.

 

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Registration
closed since 29 Sep 2017
Schedule
Registration 15 Feb – 29 Sep
Meeting Selection 22 Sep – 1 Oct
Event 5 Oct – 6 Oct
Details
Language English
Costs Free of Charge
Venue Palazzo Rospigliosi
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 106
Meetings 220
Participants
Argentina 13
Belarus 1
Belgium 6
Brazil 10
Canada 2
Czech Republic 1
Ecuador 1
Finland 3
France 3
Germany 4
Greece 2
Israel 1
Italy 179
Jordan 1
Latvia 1
Luxembourg 1
Malaysia 1
Nepal 1
Netherlands 1
Paraguay 4
Poland 2
Portugal 1
Slovak Republic 1
Spain 11
Switzerland 1
Ukraine 2
United Kingdom 5
Uruguay 6
USA 2
Total 267
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