Save the date: Bio-based Start-up Day, 7 April 2016, Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany

High-potential start-ups from the field of bio-based chemistry, polymers and biotechnology are invited to present themselves to industry and investors!

15-09-30-BioBased_Banner_150x56The Bio-based Start-up Day will bring start-ups, investors and industry together by giving the floor to everyone and providing great opportunities of networking. The day will start with a keynote speech followed by the presentation of the start-ups. Clusters such as CLIB2021 and IBB Netzwerk will also have the chance to present their own start-ups. The audience will then have the opportunity to meet the start-ups in person. Investors will afterwards provide an insight into their incentives and experiences working with start-ups in the bio-based and biotech sector. The day will end with a discussion and a coming together.

Numerous start-ups have already applied for a presentation slot. Thank you to all of them! If you are also interested in presenting your start-up at the Bio-based Start-up Day, please send us a document presenting your product, process, used feedstock and target markets until the end of the year. Please also highlight the real innovation and the benefits of your product/technology. The best proposals will be selected in January. Please send your application to: Florence Aeschelmann,

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nova-Institut GmbH, 15-12-01.


Cluster Industrielle Biotechnologie e.V. (CLIB2021)
Industrielle Biotechnologie Bayern Netzwerk GmbH (IBB Netzwerk GmbH)
nova-Institut GmbH