Bio-based Industries Consortium


eMail : Patrick.vanleeuwen@biconsortium.eu
Telephone : (324) 759-6477
Address : Rue du Luxembourg 66 , Brussels , Belgium , B-1000

The Bio-based Industries Consortium is a Brussels-based non-profit international association that was established in 2012 to represent the private sector in the BBI - Bio based industries.
The Bio-based Industries Consortium is a Brussels-based non-profit international association that was established in 2012 to represent the private sector in the BBI.

BIC is host to a unique mix of sectors that currently covers agriculture, agro-food, technology providers, forestry/pulp and paper, chemicals and energy. With close to 200 members including large companies, SMEs, SME Clusters, RTOs, universities, technology platforms and associations spread across Europe, BIC brings together an authoritative pool of cross sector and multi-disciplinary expertise in the field of bio-based industries. BIC industrial members have all committed to invest in collaborative research, development and demonstration of bio-based technologies within the BBI.
BIC Mission

Define the BBI's Strategic Innovation and Research Agenda (SIRA)
Lead the development and drafting of the annual BBI Work Plans and Call for Proposals Topics
Mobilise industry (large, SMEs, SME Clusters), research organisations, universities, regions and all relevant stakeholders across Europe that are active/ought to be active, or interested in the field of bio-based.

Coordinator Public Affairs & Communications Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) is Patrick van Leeuwen.