Business from Bioeconomy – International matchmaking and business coaching event

date 04.12.2018-05.12.2018 Karlstad

The innovative use of renewable biomass represents one of the most significant emerging industries at global level, as it can provide a real contribution in tackling global challenges, e.g. climate change, switch to renewable resources. Many initiatives and investments are quickly growing in this field but the market penetration of innovative bio-based products is still in its infancy and there are several challenges of scaling up production processes.

With a more than 150-year-long history within paper manufacturing, the region of Värmland conceive creative meetings between tradition and renewal. Together with the world-leading pulp and paper cluster Paper Province and academia, Värmland demonstrate bioeconomy throughout the region through innovation and by increasing the selection and demand for forest-based products and services.

Region Värmland welcomes you to an international matchmaking and business coaching event that aims to enhance new partnerships, business and international cooperation within the broad field of bio-based materials. The two-day event 4-5 December taking place in the city of Karlstad, will provide interesting company cases, matchmaking with business and research sectors in thematic workshops and individual business coaching.

We would appreciate if you share the event information and dates to relevant researchers and companies. A sharable pdf can be found here.

More information and draft program will be available in September. For questions regarding the event, please contact: paula.holst@regionvarmland.se