- The objective was learn about strategies and mechanisms to support entrepreneurship in the food and Bioeconomy sector.
- The 5 European bioeconomy clusters that conform the project consortium, met in Oliveira Do Hospital.
- P2P finBIO has received funding from the EU Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.
The European Project P2P finBIO celebrated its fourth workshop in Portugal to continue working in a guide of good practices and funding instruments of the national and European scene for the agri-food and bioeconomy sectors. The 5 European bio-based clusters that conform the project consortium met on a workshop focused on providing the opportunity to learn about strategies and mechanisms to support entrepreneurship in metropolitan, urban and rural environments, among others.
The meeting was organised by Bioeconomy Association BLC3 - Technology and Innovation Campus, the Portuguese bioeconomy cluster, a non-profit association integrated by 55 entities from 9 European countries and more than 115 researchers and scientists of excellence, focusing on the transfer of knowledge to the market and industrialisation.
The project has already conducted three workshops in Denmark, Spain and France. The next and last will be held in The Netherlands in May.
During the two-day workshop the consortium also visited the Science and Technology Park of University of Porto and the Instituto Pedro Nunes in Coimbra.
About the project
P2P finBIO is coordinated by Food & Bio Cluster Denmark and made up of four other European organisations which work closely with the agri-food and bioeconomy sectors. The five partners are part of the national innovation ecosystem in their respective regions, and offer services related to innovation management, business modelling, internationalisation and facilitating access to funding.
The partners are:
Food & Bio Cluster Denmark (Denmark)
Foodvalley (The Netherlands)
Bioeconomy For Change (France)
Association BLC3 - Technology and Innovation Campus (Portugal)
Technological Corporation of Andalusia (Spain)
To learn more about the project, contact Project Leader Heidi Høy Dyrholm, firstname.lastname@example.org