Tag Archives: NIBB

BioProNET to continue until August 2019

BBSRC have granted a no-cost extension to BioProNET to enable the network to continue its activities until August 2019. A main aim of the extension is to investigate how to make the network sustainable in the long-term. BioProNET have been in discussion with key stakeholders in industry and academia but you are encouraged to get in touch if you would like to be involved: biopronet@biopronetuk.org

Meetings are planned for later in the year; make sure you keep up to date with them via their website or twitter or sign up for their newsletters.

Read the full news story from BioProNET here

BBSRC Phase II NIBBs Announced

Building a low carbon future: £11m to fund Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy Networks

Moving to a low carbon economy in the coming decades requires a shift from using fossil resources to provide power, fuel, chemicals and materials. BBSRC, with the support of EPSRC, have committed £11 million to fund 6 unique collaborative Networks in Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy (BBSRC NIBB) to support, encourage, and facilitate this essential work. The Networks will run from 2019 to 2024, will provide flexible funding for Proof of Concept projects, and are open to new members throughout their lifetime. Read more