Triple-Helix Conference on Bio-Based Economy | Budapest, Hungary

19 July 2016 to 20 July 2016
Location: 
Danubius Hotel Gellért, H-1111 Budapest, Szent Gellért tér 1., Hungary

On 19-20 July, the Regional Centre for Information and Scientific Development is organising the 'Triple-Helix Conference on Bio-based Economy', with the sub-topic 'Supporting the development of bio-based economy partnerships in the Danube Region through a triple-helix approach'.

This is one of the major events of the Danube-INCO.NET project, which main objetive is to support the university-business-government cooperation (triple-helix model) to enhance the establishment and development of bio-based economy partnerships in the target countries, tackling societal challenges in the field of food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, water research, bio-based economy and bio-energy.

The conference will envisage a plenary round table, where Agata Pieniadz, BBI JU Programme Officer will present Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking, and three parallel sessions (on food, materials and environmental technologies and energy) during the first day, while a brokerage event to facilitate matchmaking between researchers, industry and government will be organised in the morning of day 2. It will be a unique possibility to link up participants with a special view of finding partners for upcoming calls.