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Rubber
05:30

Rubber from yeast, activated carbon from plums and insoles from mycelium

The 2022 Bio-based Innovation Student Challenge Europe (BISC-E) Finals were a close call. Student teams competed…

Pierre Gielen

Ducks swimming in duckweed
01:54:18

“Combining science with a business case is a valuable experience”

A leather-like material from wastewater, packing peanuts from bread and cleaning swimming water with duckweed: participants…

Pierre Gielen

LoafFoam, winners BISC-E Belgium 2021
05:07

BISC-E stimulates biobased entrepreneurship among students

Some invent grand theoretical concepts, such as cultivating seaweed around offshore wind parks to produce biogas.…

Pierre Gielen

Saveur Syrups
05:39

“This competition was our ticket to the business world”

Since the Bio-based Industries Consortium 'adopted' the international student competition BISC-E in 2019, the number of…

Pierre Gielen

Pretreatment as essential intermediate step
04:43

Pretreatment as essential intermediate step

‘We are concentrating at Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo initially on healthy and safe food, including residual…

Lucien Joppen

Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive 1
04:57

Master of Biobased Materials: passion and drive

The first class of the Master of Biobased Materials graduated in mid-July. At the festive ceremony…

Lucien Joppen


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DNA
01:27

Sustainable startups compete for AtlasInvest Entrepreneurship Grant

The University Fund Wageningen is awarding the two AtlasInvest Entrepreneurship Grants for the fourth time this…

Editorial office / Wageningen

ReThink Waste kickoff
00:46

ReThink Waste challenge 2023 launched

The ReThink Waste challenge is up and running! In Wageningen (Netherlands) last week, 27 student teams…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Recycling waste
00:33

Students rise to the challenge: a world without waste

Zero waste, a sustainable world without waste, that is the ambition of the ReThink Waste Challenge.…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Zero Waste concept
01:28

Students contributing to circular biobased economy

With the Rething Waste Student Challenge, Wageningen University & Research challenges students to develop a circular…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Black yeast
01:09

Italian student team wins BISC-E 2022 with rubber from yeast

Team GENAB from Italy has won the 2022 edition of BIC’s European Biobased Student Innovation Challenge…

Editorial office / Brussels

Rowing upstream
00:54

Upstream Festival Rotterdam for students and scale-ups

Upstream is a multi-day festival in Rotterdam, where scale-up founders, investors, students, policy makers and corporates…

Editorial office / Rotterdam


Agenda

Upstream Rotterdam 2022

BIRD (podium, club, restaurant), Rotterdam

BISC-E Dutch Final 2019

15:00
TiFN, Wageningen