BIG-C: Europe’s industrial center pushes bio-economy

Mega-cluster to become global leader of bio-based innovation growth, resource-efficient, circular economy

BIG-C, the BIO-Innovation Growth mega-Cluster, is the cross border Smart Specialization Initiative of the Belgian region of Flanders, the Netherlands, and the German state of North Rhine Westphalia (NRW). It aims to transform this mega-cluster into the global leader of bio-based innovation growth and a pioneer of a resource-efficient, circular economy.

Click here to read the full article from Industrial Biotechnology, January 2015, p. 54.


BE-Basic, press release, 2015-03-09.


Industrial Biotechnology Journal
Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes NRW


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