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Info: 11 reasons to join the 13th International Conferene on Bio-based Materials online

12–14 May 2020, ONLINE – More than 160 participants from 23 countries registered

•    One of the leading and established international conferences on bio-based chemicals and materials – find all information about the conference in the conference journal
•    The only event on bio-based economy that was not cancelled or postponed
•    Three days of strategy, innovation and fruitful online discussions
•    More than 300 (up to 500) participants from over 25 countries are expected
•    44 presentations from leading experts from Europe, USA, Asia, South America and Middle East – final programme
•    New strategies and innovative concepts in the circular economy
•    Latest investments in large biorefineries
•    New opportunities for bio-based building blocks and polymers
•    Variability in the use of raw materials – breakthrough in Lignin utilisation?
•    Dedicated session on fine chemicals for pharma, cosmetics and body care
•    Online election of the highly anticipated innovation award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2020” – six innovative products are nominated

Register now for just 395 €:
Special conditions for start-ups and small companies, please contact:

The nova-Institute would like to acknowledge YNCORIS Industrial Services (DE) for sponsoring the renowned innovation award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2020”. Special thank goes to NESTE (DE/FI) and UPM (DE/FI) for supporting the conference as Gold Sponsors and also to our Premium Partner CLIB (DE). We also thank our conference partners and media partners.