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The Congress will offer outstanding opportunities for participants from across the world to build new collaborations.

DAY REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE! If you are short of time and unable to attend the full congress, this offer is for you - simply select the best day(s) for you and book accordingly.

This is your last chance to join leading experts, researchers, and professionals from around the world for an unparalleled event. Don't miss this unique opportunity to:
  • Gain insights from top speakers
  • Participate in cutting-edge discussions
  • Network with industry leaders
  • Build new collaborations
ECB2024 sponsors

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Eppendorf is the sponsor of the Health Stream at ECB2024 Congress.
Eppendorf consistenly supports and enriches EFB events.
The Eppendorf Group continues its commitment to fostering scientific breakthroughs and supporting the next generation of biotech innovators.
Thank you to Eppendorf for your generous support!

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Deadlines for abstract submission and early bird registration are fast approaching – only one month left!

Register before 21 July and save up to €90 on your delegate pass! Submit your abstract and take advantage of the early bird registration to secure your spot at this premier event. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to:
  • Present your research to an international audience
  • Benefit from reduced registration fees
  • Network with leading experts and peers
  • Engage in groundbreaking discussions
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Embracing biocatalysis means embracing innovation across industries: from pharmaceuticals to agriculture, from food production to textiles, the applications of biocatalysis are limitless.

The Biocat4Value – Biocatalysis Conference for Biological Transformation along Renewable Value Chains is connecting leading bioeconomy regions in Europe to meet the increasing demands for biobased materials and associated scalable process. With a focus on biocatalysis as enabling technology the event is fostering exchanges between market leaders in biocatalysis, SMEs, academic experts, and initiatives from bioeconomy regions.

Make sure to submit your abstract now and join us on 18-20 November 2024 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
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The upcoming edtion of Green Deal Biotechnology will take place from 26-28 May 2025 in Aveiro, Portugal.
Join us for an enriching experience where leading experts, researchers, and professionals will gather to discuss the latest advancements and innovations in sustainable development and environmental policy. Mark your calendars and get ready to explore a wide range of topics, including:
  • Bioremediation
  • Biotechnological valorization of marine and other natural resources
  • Sustainanility of environmental biotechnology solutions
  • Biotechnological approaches to nutrient cycling balances
  • Stepping-up biotechnological approaches via industrial symbiosis
  • AI and genome editing - friends or foes in environmental biotechnology?
Stay tuned for more details on registration, abstract submission, and the full conference agenda.



Bioeconomy Journal

The four Fs of the knowledge-based BioEconomy – A homage to Christian Patermann

Impact factor: 5.4

New Biotechnology

Split fluorescent protein-mediated multimerization of cell wall binding domain for highly sensitive and selective bacterial detection

Microbiology Society at ECB Congress 2024
The Microbiology Society is exhibiting at the ECB Congress in the Netherlands. Don't miss our talk "How to select the best journal for your work" by Andrea Monica on July 1, 13:30-13:40. Learn about our work, check out our journals and discover publishing opportunities at our exhibition stand 9. [+]
IV Spanish Conference on Biocatalysis (JEB2024)
On 5 and 6 September, the Aquarium Donostia (San Sebastian, Spain) will host the IV Jornadas Españolas de Biocatálisis (JEB2024), jointly organised by the Sociedad Española de Biotecnología (SEBiot) and the CICbiomaGUNE research centre. The objectives of this conference are to disseminate scientific advances in the use of enzymes in chemical applications and to promote industrial developments based on biocatalysis. [+]
RSB Technical Skills Courses 2024
Learn new skills or refine your laboratory techniques with the Royal Society of Biology’s laboratory-based courses. These include courses in Microscopy and Bioimaging, Tissue Culture, DNA Analysis, and Protein Identification at University of East Anglia on 12th-13th September. Visit our training events webpage for full details and to book your place on these courses. [+]
Europe’s Biotechnology & Biomanufacturing Future
EuropaBio, the voice of biotechnology industries in Europe, will be hosting an invite-only reception "Europe’s Biotechnology & Biomanufacturing Future" on October 1st. During the event innovative companies and national and regional biotech associations will share their knowledge; guests will network across EU Institutions and other key stakeholders to discover how the EU can build the future of biotechnology. [+]
EFB Events
European Congress on Biotechnology
organised by EFB
30 June - 3 July 2024 │ Rotterdam, NL

Applied Synthetic Biology in Europe (ASBE7)
organised by the EFB Bioengineering & Bioprocessing and Microbial Biotechnology Divisions
6 - 8 November 2024 │ Brno, CZ

organised by the EFB Biocatalysis Division
18 - 20 November 2024 │ Düsseldorf, DE

Green Deal Biotechnology
organised by the EFB Environmental Biotechnology Division
26 - 28 May 2025 │ Aveiro, PT

EFB Divison Events
International Conference on Fiber and Polymer Biotechnology
organised by EFB Biobased Materials Division
12 - 14 November 2024 │ Boras, SE
EFB Member Events
Biochemical Society Festival
organised by Biochemical Society
9 - 11 July 2024 │ London, UK

IV Spanish Conference on Biocatalysis
organised by SEBiot
5 - 6 September 2024 │ San Sebastián, ES

YABEC 2024
organised by AFOB
17 - 19 October 2024 │ Busan, KOR

15th AFOB Regional Symposium
organised by AFOB
November 2024 │ Islamabad, PK

17th Asian Congress on Biotechnology
organised by AFOB & KSBB
23 - 27 September 2025 │ Incheon, KOR