Post Term: SUPERBIO

SuperBIO: Building and supporting new bio-based value chains with SMEs Guidance document for application

SuperBIO: Building and supporting new bio-based value chains with SMEs Guidance document for application

This document is provided to introduce and provide guidance to organizations considering an application for innovation services funding from the SuperBIO Horizon 2020 project. It should be read in conjunction with the application form. The project runs from 1st of June 2016 until 30th of November 2018. Applications can be submitted until 31st of July 2018.

SUPERBIO – SUpport and PartnERship for the development of multiple sustainable and market ready value chains in the BIObased economy

SUPERBIO – SUpport and PartnERship for the development of multiple sustainable and market ready value chains in the BIObased economy

SUPERBIO focuses on the biobased economy. This emerging economy relies on the use of biomass (e.g. plants, waste) as renewable raw material for the production of new or existing products.

The technologies used are a combination of biochemistry, biotechnology, chemistry and processing technology. The cluster coordinating SUPERBIO (GBEV) has already more than 3 years’ experience in building new biobased economy value chains at regional level and is active in European projects aimed at supporting SMEs to bring innovations to the market.

The consortium consists of three cluster organisations specialised in the biobased economy from regions with synergetic smart specialisations, 4 highly skilled and experienced SME intermediates considered as important opinion makers in the biobased economy and 2 cross-sectorial SMEs regarded as specialists in their respective activities. The biobased economy goes along at least 19 different industrial sectors.

The project aims at constructing and validating new value chains providing the SMEs in the new value chains the tools to convince investors to contribute to building new emerging industries or to generate improved processes or products.

SUPERBIO will create a comprehensive open collaboration space based on the combined network of all partners, an idea validation procedure and a complementary innovation support program. Specifically, we expect to identify 10 validated value chains. With an average of 3 SMEs per value chain, this would result in providing support to about 30 SMEs or 10 SME groups. Our approach ensures the validation of sustainable and commercially viable value chains.

The output of this project will lead to the implementation of new value chains, the production of drop-in chemicals and products the production of new chemicals and products with improved features and can lead to investments in dedicated industrial production sites.

  • Grant Agreement ID
    691555
  • Call Topic
    H2020-EU.2.3.2.
  • Project Website
  • Duration
    From: 2016-06-01
    To: 2019-03-31
  • Overall Budget
    3 638 272,68 €
  • Coordinator
    FLANDERS BIOBASED VALLEY

PROJECT CONTENTS

SuperBIO project in 2 minutes
This video explains the SuperBIO project (Horizon2020) and the opportunities it offers to European SMEs that innovate in the biobased
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Superbio Results
This video gives an overview of the SuperBIO project, an H2020 project subsidized by the European Commission, to stimulate innovation
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SuperBIO: Building and supporting new bio-based value chains with SMEs Guidance document for application
This document is provided to introduce and provide guidance to organizations considering an application for innovation services funding from the
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