Exclusive cross-border matchmaking & networking event for the bio-economy
The ‘Pitch Perfect and boost the European Bio-economy’ Event is a one-day event of pitching, intense cross-border matchmaking and networking, with the aim to create new partnerships for the future and the further development of innovative, cross-border and cross-sectoral industrial value chains in the bio-based economy. The organisers of the event are the BioBase4SME and SuperBIO projects.
Fifty 6-minutes PITCHING SLOTS are available on a first come first served basis. All participants are invited to submit an application for a PITCH. Pitch categories are biobased chemicals, biobased materials, food & feed, ingredients, bio-energy and innovation services.
The MATCHMAKING are one-to-one meetings of 15 minutes aimed at finding new partners. The meetings can be scheduled in advance by an online matchmaking system, easy to use on a smartphone or laptop.
An exhibition area is foreseen with 10-20 booths, reserved for large enterprises, funding agencies, clusters, SME helpdesks and other innovation-related organisations.
This matchmaking and networking event brings together investors, SMEs, start-ups, about-to-be start-ups, scale-ups, large companies, and ROs as well as organisations offering relevant innovation services such as scale-up trials, application testing, business plan writing, feedstock analysis, life cycle assessment, social acceptance, etc.
Your pitch at this exclusive event?
Do not miss out on this day of pitching, matchmaking and networking for the development of the European bio-economy. Check out the event website and book your PITCH today!
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Deadline WITH pitch application: 12 October 2018
Deadline WITHOUT pitch application: 29 October 2018
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More than 120 companies involved in 42 value chains for the bioeconomy
SuperBIO has developed 41 new and innovative value chains with EU companies! A short summary of some of these are shown here.
SuperBIO is reaching its end phase! We still have some services available for SMEs that got validated in the SuperBIO program. For this opportunity 80% of the value of the service is paid by SuperBIO! The only thing to do to access this last opportunity is to choose one or more of the options below and submit your request for a quote! This call is open until 15th of February 2019 only. Decide fast, first come first served (based on confirmation date of the offer)!
A description of the services can be found here.
TWB is organizing a workshop “Hey, start me up! Industrial biotech” targeting European biotech start-ups. This event will take place on 2018 February 13 in Toulouse and aims to help biotech start-ups to develop, raise funds and reach their European market.
The day will be composed of keynotes, brief notes and a final roundtable. We also organize a pitch contest for young start-ups (to win: 50 k€ of TWB services !). This event is open to all biotech stakeholders.
Info and free registration & attendance are available here: http://www.toulouse-white-biotechnology.com/start-up-2018/
LCA analyses the potential environmental impacts associated with a product’s life cycle, from cradle to grave or parts of it. This can include raw material extraction, processing of raw materials, product manufacturing, distribution, use, maintenance and end of life options.
Nova is able to provide a Life-cycle assessment based on ISO 14040 and 14044 to evaluate the processes and product footsteps. They also are able to provide Life cycle Inventories and Meta-Analysis of already existing LCAs. Based on this and on a Hot Spot Analysis we are able to provide information for environmental process optimization.
If it is clear from the analysis in WP3 that the value chain will need more or different support (e.g. innovation inside the company, other service providers) than can be given in the frame of SUPERBIO, the ‘subsidy writing’ support service can help. This service ensures leverage of the SUPERBIO project on a longer term and even after the project has ended. Patergrus/Biotechsubsidy is specialised in grant management services. They are strong in identifying the right grant schemes for a particular project or for a particular project portfolio. Once an ideal project/grant combination is identified for a particular SME, Biotechsubsidy forms a tight team with the key scientists and business developers of the project to develop the scientific and business strategy. This team adapts the existing projects towards the exact scope of the grant and optimizes the project such that is has optimal chances to be selected for funding. If judged to be relevant, Biotechsubsidy is also willing to perform the administrative project management of the funded project.
This service is offered by BiotechSubsidy.
A clear and short description of SuperBIO's 10 innovation services
Within the new bio- and CO2-based economy, market conditions change faster than in traditional markets. To achieve the successful commercialisation of your product, you need a good understanding of the environment you are working in and the customer you are seeking to sell your product to. BCNP, NNFCC and the nova Institute can help you answer those strategic questions. We can undertake market landscape reviews determining market size for a given application, its geographical breakdown, product value by application and competing product developers. This data, collected through our large industry network, can be used to identify new potential customers and customer requirements, ultimately strengthening your business case. Stakeholder mapping exercises can be performed to provide insight into key actors with relevant value chains, supply chains or innovation chains, to identify competitors and potential collaborators. We also offer strategic market reviews covering PESTLE considerations, as a basis for assessing likely trends. This can be complemented by a SWOT analysis to provide robust recommendations for future business actions.
SuperBIO consortium partners offer business planning support to transfer your innovation into business through developing a sound technical and commercial business case. You benefit from the SuperBIO partners’ extensive networks of suppliers, industry companies and end-users to find the most promising business model for your business idea. The profitable and convincing business plan developed within SuperBIO will help you to convince potential partners, investors and other key decision makers and therefore foster your business.
SuperBIO Workshop: BIOACTIVE INGREDIENTS FOR FOOD AND HEALTH IN THE FRAME OF BIOECONOMY IMPLEMENTATION: challenges and opportunities
CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR BIOACTIVE INGREDIENTS FOR FOOD AND HEALTH IN THE FRAME OF BIOECONOMY IMPLEMENTATION
Have a look at the exiting program and join us in Seville, Spain 20th of November
A techno-economic analysis (TEA) enables well-informed decision-making that makes your company fit for the future. Technology and economic appraisals come in the form of technology landscaping exercises. The exercise assesses the ability and potential of a range of available technologies to achieve a desired output, normally with a pro and con analysis to identify the most promising opportunities. Coupling this with an economic appraisal provides you with, not only the right technical choice, but also a suite of options as to how a specific biomass transformation can be carried out in the most cost-effective manner (i.e. CAPEX and OPEX costs linked to a specific technology, potential revenues streams, the added value of the products in a particular market).
BCNP's access to investor service helps you to find the equity capital for implementing your business idea. We will support you in optimizing your investor documents to maximize your chances to be funded. We will present your idea to international investors and will connect you to them. You benefit from our experience in approaching investors and our large network of investors.
Service offered by BCNP Consultants.