Coordinator Stephen Webb (RTDS Group) presenting the two BBI-JU funded projects SUSFERT and SUSBINDDaniela Fichtenbauer (RTDS Group)

All SUSFERT consortium members will make efforts to present, communicate and in later stages of the project also disseminate the SUSFERT project to the scientific community and the general public. Below is a collection of suggested events for 2020 as well as some events already attended in 2019 and 2018.


Upcoming events 2020

The following list of events of interest to the SUSFERT consortium for 2020 will be updated regularly. Are you or your colleagues also planning to attend one of those events? Let us know so you can get to know the SUSFERT partners and the project by making good use of networking opportunities!

NOTE: Due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus in early 2020 and the following shutdown of and travel ban within many (European) countries to battle the pandemic most events were cancelled, postponed or moved to online formats. Please check the respective website of the hosts to get the latest information.


 Suggested events 2020 Field Dates Location Partners planning to attend
KETBIO Conference “Biotech Innovation at the Heart of a Green and Healthy Recovery for Europe innovation, biotechnology 17. June 2020 (virtual event) RTDS
European Sustainable Phosphorus Conference (ESPC4) phosphorus postponed to 31.5.-2.6.2021 Vienna, AT UA, TimacAgro, AIT
Iron phosphorus workshop (initiated by the European Sustainable Phosphorus Platform et al., with SUSFERT as co-initiator) iron, phosphorus, agriculture, fertilisers 13.+14. July 2020 (will be held as webinar) UA,TimacAgro?
LignoBioTech (Symposium of Biotechnology Applied to Lignocelluloses) 2020 biotechnology, lignin, cellulose 26.-28. Aug. 2020 Toronto, CAN BOKU
European Research and Innovation Days innovation 22.-24. Sept. 2020 (virtual event) RTDS
Lange Nacht der Forschung (Austrian Researchers Night) 2020 research, public outreach postponed to 9. Oct. 2020 Vienna & Tulln, AT RTDS
ABIM (International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association and Research Institute of Organic Agriculture) 2020 agriculture, biocontrol research 19.-21. Oct. 2020 Basel, CH AIT


Attended events in 2019

Attended events 2019 Field Dates Location Partners attend
Stakeholder Dialogue Biobased Industry industry, bioeconomy 5. Dec. 2019
Vienna, AT
BBI JU Stakeholder Forum 2019 bioeconomy, innovative research 4. Dec. 2019 Brussels, BE RTDS
BBI JU Project Days 2019 innovative research, bioeconomy 3. Dec. 2019 Brussels, BE RTDS
Microbeassisted crop production (MiCROPe) agriculture 2.-5. Dec. 2019 Vienna, AT AIT
European Summit Industrial Biotechnology biotechnology 18.-20. Nov. 2019
Graz, AT
AciesBio & RTDS
BioSC symposium 2019 bioeconomy, research 18.+19. Nov. 2019 Köln, DE BOKU
Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting (ABIM) biotechnology 21.-23. Oct. 2019 Basel, CH AciesBio & AIT
KETBIO online partnering event (see the SUSFERT presentation) biotechnology, innovation 10. Oct. 2019 online RTDS
International Phosphorus Workshop 9 (IPW9) biochemistry 8.-12. July 2019 Zurich, CH University of Antwerp
Agri-Innovation Summit 2019 agriculture 25.+26. June 2019 Lisieux, FR Sappi, Roullier
SOFIE – 1st organic fertiliser summit fertilisers 5.+6. June 2019 Brussels, BE AciesBio
Paper and Biorefinery Conference bioeconomy 5.+6. June 2019 Graz, AT BOKU
International Conference on Renewable Resources & Biorefineries biorefinery 3.-5. June 2019 Toulouse, FR BOKU
Austria World Summit – bioeconomy break-out bioeconomy 28.+29. May 2019 Vienna, AT RTDS


Attended events in 2018

Attended events 2018
Field Dates Location Partners attended
AgroTier fair agriculture 6.-9. Sept. 2018 Wels, AT TimacAgro
Crop Innovations and Regulations (CIR) agriculture 4.-6. Sept. 2018 Barcelona, ES AIT
Bioflavour 2018 biotechnology 18.-21. Sept. 2018 Frankfurt, GER Acies Bio
“Bio-based breakfast” at the EU Parliament in Strasburg bioeconomy 4. Oct. 2018 Strasburg, FR RTDS
European Forum for Industrial Bioetechnology and the Bioeconomy (EFIB) bioeconomy 16.-18. Oct. 2018 Tolouse, FR Acies Bio
Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting (ABIM) probiotics 22.-24. Oct. 2018 Basel, CH AIT
Nordic Wood biorefinery conference (NWBC) wood 23.-25. Oct. 2018 Helsinki, FIN BOKU
The INDTECH2018 conference – INDustrial TECHnologies industry, technology 29.-31. Oct. 2018 Vienna, AT RTDS
“Bioökonomie: nachhaltig und
Der europäische Weg in eine erdölfreie Gesellschaft” talks and podium organised by Austrian Ministeries
bioeconomy 7. Nov. 2018 Vienna, AT RTDS
Messe Tulln – Austro Agrar Tulln agriculture 21.-24. Nov. 2018 Tulln, AT TimacAgro
Stakeholder dialog bio-based Industry industry 7. Dec. 2018 Vienna, AT RTDS