Monday 9 October 2017: Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant Site Visit

Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant: An independent state-of-the-art pilot and demonstration facility for bio-based products and processes

Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant is an open innovation pilot and demonstration facility for process development, scale-up and custom manufacturing of bio-based products and processes from lab to multi ton scale.

A wide and flexible spectrum of modular unit operations combined with a team of highly trained and experienced engineers, process operators and technicians facilitates the translation of bio-based laboratory processes into viable industrial processes.

Over the last four years Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant has successfully performed over 200 projects for more than 100 companies and in more than 25 public projects as coordinator or partner.

The site visit will give you an insight in the history, business model and activities of the Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant, as well as in the services, technologies and equipment it offers. 

Preliminary agenda on 9 October:

10h                        Departure of the shuttlebus from Brussels

11h                        Arrival at Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant

11-12h                  Presentation on activities and networks of Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant + Q&A

12-13h                  Tour of the BBEPP facilities

13-14h                  Lunch

14h                        Departure to Brussels

*Please note that in order to attend the site visit, you must book onto the two-day EFIB conference and if you book to attend the site visit, you will be unable to attend the workshop. Places are limited so we advise booking as early as possible to avoid missing out.