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The EFB Team and Executive Board would like to thank all Members for their continued support and for making 2022 a successful year.
We are especially grateful to our Institutional Members for their financial support, which helps us run our activities and events.
We are looking forward to another fantastic year of collaboration with you in 2023.
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
EFB Divisions invite you to their next events:
PYFF8 - 8th Conference on Physiology of yeasts and filamentous fungi
Organised by the Microbial Biotechnology Division
We are pleased to announce that the meeting programme is now available on the conference website and registration and abstract submission are open.
PYFF8 offers an exciting programme of talks across a wide range of topics related to the evolution, genetics, physiology and application of yeasts and filamentous fungi.
There will be opportunities for oral and poster presentations and we look forward to receiving your abstracts. We hope to meet you in Cork, Ireland in June 2023.

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European Healthy Soild & Microbial Stress Meeting 2023 - Save the date
Organized by the EFB Microbial Biotechnology Division
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Intelligence for the Life Sciences AI4Life

A readiness level framework for sustainable circular bioeconomy - EFB Bioeconomy Journal
Microbial Biotechnology Division Symposium on Industrial Microbiology
Microbial Biotechnology Division Symposium on Industrial Microbiology
On Wednesday 19th April 2023, the EFB Microbial Biotechnology Division is co-organising a symposium at the Microbiology Society Annual Conference in Birmingham, UK.
The symposium entitled “A greener future: sustainable and scalable solutions in industrial microbiology and green pharma” will bring together experts from industry and academia with a broad range of expertise to offer insights into the future of sustainable and scalable industrial microbiology. Topic covered will include the eco-friendly synthesis and production of bio-based materials, commodities, chemicals, and active pharmaceutical ingredients.

Deadline for abstract submission: 6 January 2023
Abstract submission
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Engineering Biology: The Next Generation
8 February 2023
Engineering Biology is an important and fast developing technology.
This one-day event focuses on innovative SME’s showcasing how engineering biological systems is allowing them to pivot and navigate a new sustainable landscape.
Additionally, it will concentrate on how these SMEs develop their business, interact with larger corporations and interact with investors.
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The 16th Asian Congress on Biotechnology will be held in the Biotechnology Centre of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from the 15th to 19th of October, 2023.
Even although there has been some disturbance due to the Covid pandemic situation, ECB and ACB will be held in alternate years.
EFB & EFB Division Events
PYFF8: Physiology of yeast & filamentous fungi
organised by EFB Microbiol Biotechnology
5 - 8 June 2023
Cork - Ireland

European Healthy Soils
co-organized by the FHNW, Agroscope, Plant, Agriculture & Food and Environmental Biotechnology Divisions
13 - 15 September 2023
Muttenz - Switzerland

Microbial Stress
organised by EFB Microbiol Biotechnology
19 - 21 September 2023
Vienna - Austria

Green Deal Biotechnology
organised by EFB Environmental Biotechnology
6 - 8 November 2023
Poznań - Poland

European Congress on Biotechnology
organised by the EFB
30 June - 3 July 2024
Maastricht - The Netherlands

EFB Member Events
Challenges and Opportunities in Formulating a Sustainable Future
organised by SCI
24 - 25 January 2023
London - UK

Engineering Biology: The Next Generation
organised by SCI
8 February 2023
London - UK

ADMET 2023
organised by SCI
23 - 24 February 2023
London - UK

Microbiology Society Annual Conference
organised by Microbial Society
17 - 20 April 2023
Birmingham - UK

10th Congress of European Microbiologists
organised by FEMS
9 – 13 July 2023
Hamburg - Germany

16th Asian Congress on Biotechnology
organised by AFOB
15 - 19 October 2023
Ho Chi Minh - Vietnam

EFIB Meeting
organised by EuropaBio
24 - 25 October 2023
Rotterdam - The Netherlands
European Federation of Biotechnology
Gran Vía Carlos III, 98
Torre Norte, Planta 10
08028 Barcelona, Spain