Bioeconomy Ireland Day 2018

The first Bioeconomy Ireland Day took place on the 19th of October 2018 at the new National Bioeconomy Campus in Lisheen, Co. Tipperary. The event brought together stakeholders and leaders from industry, research & innovation and policy engaged in bioeconomy opportunities.  It involved the launch of the BIORBIC SFI Bioeconomy Research Centre and the Irish […]

Turning Challenges into Opportunities – The Resilience Cycle – With Mark Pollock

Online

Turning Challenges into Opportunities – The Resilience Cycle with Mark Pollock It is tough to deal with uncertainty and change. It doesn’t happen by chance. But with a high-impact catalyst we can start to make it happen. Mark Pollock is that catalyst and that’s why leaders worldwide have asked him to support their teams to […]

Amazing Algae!

Grattan Beach 3 Grattan Rd, Beach Ct, Galway

We're off to the beach to explore some Amazing Algae! BiOrbic and the National Aquarium are taking two school groups down to the coast to explore all the amazing facts about seaweed. Including: What is seaweed? What are all the various types? How do we use seaweed? What products can we find it in? What […]

Gut Health: It’s a Pig Deal!

Does it matter what we feed our farm animals? Well, yes, it's a pig deal! BiOrbic and the AgriAware are running a primary school workshop at Airfield Estate Farm to explore all the ways we can improve animal gut health. Including: What is a pig's anatomy like? How do pigs get sick and how can […]

Breathe. Circus to Make You Gasp

St Brendan’s College, Belmullet

A two-person 35 minute outdoor ecology circus show about recovery Breathe is a lyrical, exciting, relevant performance about the pathway from excess and exhaustion to recovery, expressed through astounding and unusual circus. Tackling ecology and wellbeing, Breathe is a circus show for all ages filled with the hope of recovering together.

Free

Biopesticides and Biostimulants for Crop Production

Online

The aim of this workshop is to engage stakeholders in a discussion about the use of biobased fertilisers and biopesticides in Irish agriculture. The workshop will feature short presentations from researchers working on testing the efficacy, environmental impact and economic feasibility of biobased products in barley growth. These researchers are part of the Department of […]

Nature’s Secret Circus

Mulranny beach, Mayo

Nature’s Secret Circus environmental circus workshops in the landscape, encouraging rural children to see the worth of, respect and respond to their local landscape.

Free

EXPLORE AND EXPAND – Pitching and Networking

The Marker Hotel Dublin Grand Canal Quay, Dublin Docklands, Dublin

EXPLORE AND EXPAND WORKSHOP - COME AND PITCH YOUR BIOECONOMY PROJECT TO INVESTORS DURING BIOECONOMY IRELAND WEEK ! Are you seeking an investment for your Bioeconomy start up? Do you want to connect with the other hottest biotech / bioeconomy start-ups in Ireland? During Bioeconomy Ireland Week, the Irish Bioeconomy Foundation will host this exciting […]

Free

Nature’s Secret Circus

Golden Strand beach, Achill Island

Nature’s Secret Circus environmental circus workshops in the landscape, encouraging rural children to see the worth of, respect and respond to their local landscape.

Free

Gut Health: It’s a Pig Deal!

TBC Dublin

Does it matter what we feed our farm animals? Well, yes, it's a pig deal! BiOrbic and the AgriAware are running a primary school workshop at Airfield Estate Farm to explore all the ways we can improve animal gut health. Including: What is a pig's anatomy like? How do pigs get sick and how can […]

Scotland & Ireland Bioeconomy Innovation Collaboration: High Value Bio-based Ingredients

Zoom

Build connections between Scotland and Ireland Circular Bioeconomy actors to commercialise high value bio-based products and ingredients The circular bioeconomy is a USD $7.7 trillion opportunity for business and a key element in the fight against climate change, biodiversity loss and resource scarcity. Globally, the emphasis on this sector as an engine for economic growth […]