The Bioeconomy to 2030: A Researcher’s Perspective

Online

Teagasc’s Research Directorate was closely involved in the development of the National Bioeconomy Policy Statement, which was published in 2018. It continues to support the development of the bioeconomy though research grounded in science & technology as well as social science-based disciplines. This webinar gives a flavour of some current/recent research across different Teagasc research […]

The Drivers of Investment in Bioenergy and the Bioeconomy

Online

As part of IrBEA's Conference Webinar Special Series 2021, focusing on the 4 thematic goals of the upcoming COP 26, this event will take a look at Goal 3: Mobilising Finance. Bioenergy is a key component of the Bioeconomy. To grow the sector, mobilising finance is a key enabler. International financial institutions and funders must […]

Irish Rural Link – Rubizbo Project Webinar Series – The Bioeconomy

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Irish Rural Link are hosting this webinar as part of its delivery of RUBIZMO, an EU Horizon 2020 funded project in which IRL are one of 16 partners. RUBIZMO- Replicable Business Models for Modern Rural Economies - aims to identify the vital ingredients for developing entrepreneurship and successful business models across the sectors of food […]

A Circular & Sustainable Food System in Ireland

Online

A Circular & Sustainable Food System in Ireland A discussion and learning session with practitioners working on the ground implementing food waste measurement, prevention and utilisation unlocking social, economic and environmental impact. Hear from actors across the value chain including farmers, processors, businesses and innovators working to manage and utilise food waste. Hear first-hand how […]

Free

The Bioeconomy at Home- Using domestic food waste to tackle climate change

Online

Learnings on an all-Ireland level of how your domestic food and garden waste can be sustainably transformed into high value products Bringing the Bioeconomy Home: Learnings from experts on how food waste from your home and garden waste can be transformed to contribute to a valuable local circular economy and the fight against climate change. […]

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.

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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 […]

Virtual Tours of Bioeconomy Sites

Online

Sit back and relax as we go on a vitrual tour of Oilean Glas Teoranta’s Seaweed Processing Plant in Kilcar, Donegal, Novamont's facility Italy which manufactures Compostable Resins & Pannonia Bio-Biorefinery in Hungary.   OGT’s Seaweed Processing Plant in Kilcar, Donegal Oilean Glas Teoranta (OGT) was established in 2004. The company harvests seaweed in Donegal […]

Pint of Bioeconomy – Pub Edition

Stag's Head 1 Dame Court, Dublin

BiOrbic, in collaboration with Pint of Science, presents an evening of engaging talks that will give you a window into the latest 'bioeconomy' research! What's a bioeconomy? It's an economy that moves away from fossil fuels and instead relies on living organisms like microbes, plants and animals to provide the things we need - from […]

Free

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 […]

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Policy Levers in the Bioeconomy

Online

Policy insights arising from the National Bioeconomy Forum with which to promote the Irish Bioeconomy. In conjunction with Bioeconomy Ireland Week 2021, BiOrbic Bioeconomy Research Centre is delighted to host this session with Professor Cathal O Donoghue, an expert in public and social policy at NUI Galway . This event will explore the policy landscape […]

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