EFIB 2021

Delivering the EU Green Deal: Industrial biotechnology into business​

Europe’s Leading Event on Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy | 6–7 October | Hosted in Vienna, Austria

EFIB 2021 Highlights


Interview with Kristin Schreiber, European Commission 

Thank you to all – speakers, participants, sponsors, and partners – who came together to make #EFIB2021 outstanding!

7 focus topics
Over 350 participants
24 innovative start-ups
20 sessions
+210 companies
15 research posters
+50 speakers
21 different countries
+35 sponsors & partners

Congratulations to the winners!

The best EFIB 2021 Poster:
BIOEMERGER Project: Biotechnological Solutions
for Management of Waste Generated in Polyurethane Foam Industry

Marta Muñoz | Technological Center of Furniture and Wood CETEM

EuropaBio 25th Anniversary Award 
CRISPR genome editing technology published – the most influential advance from the industrial biotechnology and bioeconomy stories from the 25th EuropaBio anniversary programme


EFIB 2021 poster award winner in the spotlight 

Did you know how biotechnology could improve waste management of polyurethane foams in the furniture sector? Learn more about the “Biomerger project” in an interview with Marta Munoz Martí, from CETEM in Spain, our EFIB 2021 poster award winner. 

EFIB 2021 local host


EFIB is proud to partner with LISAvienna for the 2021 edition. LISAvienna is a joint life science platform operated by Austria Wirtschaftsservice and the Vienna Business Agency.

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EFIB impressions

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