Booth No. 12: Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH (DE)

Federal Ministry of Education and Research – BMBF

The Federal Government pursues the aim of harnessing the power of research and innovation to facilitate a structural transition from an oil-based to a bio-based economy which will also offer great opportunities for growth and employment. The Government is providing funds of about 2.4 billion euros between 2011 and 2016 for the “National Research Strategy BioEconomy 2030”.

The research strategy sets five priorities:

  • sustainable agricultural production
  • industrial use of renewable resources
  • global food security
  • healthy and safe food
  • biomass-based energy sources



Projektträger Jülich
Geschäftsbereich Biologische Innovation und Ökonomie (BIO1)
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
52425 Jülich

Dr. Mark Gligor
Tel: +49 (0) 2461 61-4846
Fax: +49 (0) 2462 62-9080