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SmartPilots Study Visit 6: Bioprocess Pilot Facility (NL)

We invite all stakeholders (managing authorities, intermediate bodies, regional funding authorities and applicants, funding beneficiaries, innovation organisations, cluster organisations, users of SPF…) with an interest in shared pilot facilities (SPF) and innovation to be actively involved in this Study Visit.

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SmartPilots Interregional Seminar 1: Direct support mechanisms for shared pilot facilities

The SmartPilots project is organising its first interregional seminar. As lead partner of the SmartPilots project, Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant herewith invites all stakeholders (managing authorities, intermediate bodies, regional funding authorities and applicants, funding beneficiaries, innovation organisations, cluster organisation, users of SPF…) with an interest in shared pilot facilities (SPF) and innovation to participate in this event. […]

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SmartPilots Study Visit 3: Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-Biotechnological Processes CBP

The SmartPilots project is organising its third study visit. As lead partner of the SmartPilots project, Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant herewith invites all stakeholders (managing authorities, intermediate bodies, regional funding authorities and applicants, funding beneficiaries, innovation organisations, cluster organisation, users of SPF…) with an interest in shared pilot facilities (SPF) and innovation to participate in this event. […]

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Press Release, 15.09.2016: Leading European pilot facilities for industrial biotechnology join forces to improve Europe’s innovation capacity

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SmartPilots, an INTERREG Europe project co-funded by the European Fund for Regional Development (ERDF), brings together six leading European Shared Pilot Facilities (SPF) specialized in the Key Enabling Technology ‘Industrial Biotechnology’ and bioeconomy, with the aim to discuss and share best funding and operating practices and improve policies in support of such facilities. Enhanced support for Shared Pilot Facilities should substantially improve Europe’s sustainable innovation capacity and is a crucial element in dealing with societal challenges such as developing a sustainable, innovative and knowledge-based economy in Europe, creating jobs and meeting climate targets.

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SmartPilots Study Visit 2: Agro-industrie Recherches et Développements (ARD)

The SmartPilots project is organising its second study visit. As lead partner of the SmartPilots project, Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant herewith invites all stakeholders (managing authorities, intermediate bodies, regional funding authorities and applicants, funding beneficiaries, innovation organisations, cluster organisation, users of SPF…) with an interest in shared pilot facilities (SPF) and innovation to participate in this event.   […]

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SmartPilots

April 2016 - March 2020

Improving policies in support of shared pilot facilities to increase their impact on the Key Enabling Technology Industrial Biotech and the European Bioeconomy SmartPilots EVENTS We invite all stakeholders (managing authorities, intermediate bodies, regional funding authorities and applicants, funding beneficiaries, innovation organisations, cluster organisation, users of SPF…)  with an interest in shared pilot facilities (SPF) and […]

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INTERREG Europe Project ‘SmartPilots’ conditionally approved

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10.02.2016. The INTERREG Europe monitoring committee has conditionally approved 64 projects out of 261 applications received in the first call for proposals. SmartPilots, to be led by Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant, is one of the approved projects. The project’s objective is to improve regional policies in support of shared pilot facilities to increase their […]

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mKETs Pilot Lines

January 2014 - December 2014

Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant was selected by the European Commission as a demonstrator multi-KET pilot line. KETs or Key Enabling Technologies (KETs) are considered to directly or indirectly stimulate Europe’s competitiveness and generate jobs, growth and wealth in the economy. Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant is a European front runner in terms of industrial biotechnology, one of the six European KETs.