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Europe’s Leading Event on Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy | 6–7 October | Hosted in Vienna, Austria
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Join the EFIB Kick-off webinar
Thursday 27 May | 13:00 – 14:30 CET
Get ready for EFIB 2021 by joining our launch webinar “How to accelerate biotech innovation for a sustainable future”.
EuropaBio is pleased to announce this kick-off webinar, co-hosted by DSM and Planet B.io, both located at the Biotech Campus Delft. The webinar will feature industry, start-up, and financing perspectives on the European biotechnology innovation ecosystem.
It will provide insights on recent developments in the field, discuss cooperation in the field and have an outlook on what to expect at EFIB 2021 in Vienna this year.
EFIB 2021 theme
Delivering the EU Green Deal: Industrial biotechnology into business
EFIB 2021 local host
Bioeconomy Experts Will Gather In Vienna
One of the main topics of the conference will be Sustainable Living and the City of the Future, an issue where the Austrian capital is a leader.Read more in this piece from Boardroom
EFIB 2021 to take place in Vienna
Agnes Borg from EFIB organizer EuropaBio and Eva Czernohorszky from the Vienna Business Agency explain why Vienna is the ideal choice as a venue.Read more in this article from Vienna Convention Bureau
Vienna as an attractive destination for congresses
Together with LISAVienna (Life Sciences Austria), the Vienna Convention Bureau will bring one of Europe's most important biotechnology congresses to Vienna: EFIB 2021.Read more (in German)
EFIB focus topics
"Do you want to know where Europe stands in industrial biotech in the most effective way? Visit EFIB and you learn what you need to know and meet who you wanted to see!"Marc Den HartogExecutive Vice President, Innovation Platforms, Corbion
"EFIB is a unique place to address the needs that we have as industry, but also as society."Marcus RemmersCTO, DSM
"Again this year, EFIB proposed a programme with inspiring speakers and attracted high level exhibitors and delegates enabling intense networking."Philippe MengalExecutive Director, Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking
"What's great about EFIB from what I've seen so far is that it's a real platform for exchange of knowledge and opinions. It's not just people giving sales talks, it's a true intention to bring the industry forward and it's also a great chance for me to learn about new innovations."Eva Van Der BruggeInnovation Manager, Fashion For Good
"EFIB was a great time. As exhibitor we could meet a lot of potential partners. This is crucial for our development and such an event is a huge opportunity to my company to gain in visibility in the biotech domain."Yannick MalbertResearch & Development Engineer, Naturamole
"It's not like everyday we are able to meet the leaders of the bioeconomy and being here is an opportunity to interact and exchange with them."Mathieu FlaminiCo-Founder, GFBiochemicals
"EFIB is an enormous networking opportunity to meet new friends and touch base with old friends."Marcel WubboltsCTO, Corbion
"I've been very impressed by the high calibre of delegates. Their commitments to biotechnology and the bioeconomy is fantastic and I've had very worthwhile discussions in all the meetings today!"Mark SimmersCEO, Celtic Renewables
"This event is very much needed in the European context, to act as a home for industrial biotechnology advances, policymakers and companies, and to encourage the sector through networking and new information."Meredith Lloyd-EvansPresident, BioBridge
"Within one or two days you can actually meet ten to twelve potential partners and start taking the journeys forward. Do you know how much time it takes to book these ten to twelve meetings by emails or calls? Probably six months! So that’s an effective way of connecting and networking."Puneet TrehanMaterial Innovation & Development Leader, IKEA
"Bringing together policy, industry and the whole value chain, EFIB is THE event in the biotech calendar."Kathryn SheridanCEO, Sustainability Consult