The contribution of Bioeconomy to the Green Deal

The 3rd International Bioeconomy Congress in Baden-Württemberg will be an inter- and transdisciplinary meeting for experts and stakeholders dedicated to systemic approaches of a sustainable Bioeconomy. This year's congress, "The contribution of Bioeconomy to the Green Deal", will discuss how innovative products, processes, principles and regional circles can contribute to mitigation of climate change, reducing pollution, supporting resource efficiency and other Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Circular economy and the use of digitalization for smart and sustainable processes will be emphasized as important concepts.

On two exciting days participants can expect stimulating lectures, original research, practical examples and lively discussions.

We are looking for oral and poster presentations concerning the following topics (see attachment and website for complete topic description):

  • Smart agricultural and food production systems
  • Using the versatile potential of microorganisms and enzymes for a circular Bioeconomy
  • Exploiting the concept of biorefineries
  • Concepts and systems on Biointelligence
  • New materials and innovative products from biomass
  • The transition to a sustainable Bioeconomy

The congress will be hosted by four Ministries of Baden-Württemberg (the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts, the Ministry of Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection, the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing and the Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection, and the Energy Sector), BIOPRO Baden-Württemberg GmbH and University of Hohenheim.

For further information about the event, venue and the full call text, please visit the conference website. You can sign up here to stay informed about the course of the event and the opening of the registration.

21-220920, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart

Call for contributions is open until: 150420