9th International Conference on Bio-based Materials

Highlights of the worldwide Bioeconomy: Policy and Markets – Bio-based Building Blocks and Polymers – Biorefineries and Industrial Biotechnology

This conference aims to provide international major players from the bio-based building blocks, polymers and industrial biotechnology industries with an opportunity to present and discuss their latest developments and strategies. Representatives of political bodies and associations will also have their say alongside leading companies.
The 9th International Conference on Bio-based Materials builds on successful previous conferences. 250 participants and 20 exhibitors mainly from industry are expected!

Innovation Award "Bio-based Material of the Yer 2016" - Application until February 8, 2016

For the ninth year running, the Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year” will be granted to the young, innovative bio-based chemicals and materials industry for finding suitable applications and markets for bio-based products. The focus of the award is on new developments within these areas, which had been launched in 2015 or will be launched in 2016. Producers and inventors of innovative bio-based materials are invited to hand in their application until February 8, 2016.

Take part in the Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2016” and enter the exclusive group of winners comprising well-known actors of the bio-based scene such as Covestro Deutschland AG (Germany), EcoTechnilin Ltd (UK), Ecovative Design (US), fischerwerke (DE), FKuR (DE), Henkel (DE), Newlight Technologies (USA), Resopal (DE), Roquette (FR), Tecnaro (DE), Tereos Syral (FR), Staedtler (DE), Qmilk (DE) and others.

Conditions required: A bio-based material in a new specific application. Your product must have been launched on the market in 2015 or has to be launched in 2016.

Applying is fast and simple: Complete the short application form, send it with a leaflet and two printable pictures of your product by email to and send us a sample by post. Feel free to contact us by phone for details: +49 (0)2233 48 14 48.  
Post: nova-Institut GmbH, Gebäude 0611, Chemiepark Knapsack, Industriestr. 300, Florence Aeschelmann, 50354 Hürth, Germany

We are looking forward to your application!

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Early bird and free booths!
Register before the end of the year and take advantage of an exclusive early bird discount of 15%. On the top of that, exhibition booths are free for registered participants!
Please contact: Dominik Vogt, 



Kardinal-Frings-Str. 1-3
50668 Köln / Cologne

+49 221 / 16 31 - 0

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