Helsinki to host the European Bioeconomy Investment Summit next December

Chris Patermann at the first edition of the Bioeconomy Investment Summit, Brussels, 9-10 November 2015

The second edition of the Bioeconomy Investment Summit will take place on 14-15 December in Helsinki, Finland, organized by the European Commission and the European Forest Institute. Over 30 speakers from across the globe will share their views on how we can bring together the economy and the environment. “New advances in technology – the organizers say – mean that everything that can be made out of oil can be made from renewable, biological resources. There are huge environmental and business opportunities for a wide range of industries: construction, chemicals, textiles, energy, plastics”.

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A dedicated bioeconomy development agency to promote the sector in Europe

Berlaymont, European Commission's Headquarter in Brussels
Berlaymont, European Commission’s Headquarter in Brussels

After the Bioeconomy Investment Summit, the confrontation continues on Il Bioeconomista.

A proposal by James Cogan* to creating dedicated bioeconomy development agency to energetically promote the sector

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