Project

Technological Services – Industrial Biotechnology

Duration
01 September 2009 → 31 August 2013
Funding
Regional and community funding: IWT/VLAIO
Research disciplines
  • Engineering and technology
    • Biocatalysis and enzyme technology
    • Bioprocessing, bioproduction and bioproducts
    • Fermentation
    • Industrial biotechnology diagnostics
    • Industrial microbiology
    • Industrial molecular engineering of nucleic acids and proteins
    • Industrial biotechnology not elsewhere classified
Keywords
innovation technological advice industrial (white) biotechnology
 
Project description

Many companies are not well acquainted with the possibilities industrial (white) biotech has to offer regarding production increase, cost reduction, reduced environmental impact, ...
The project’s main objective is to facilitate innovation by advising companies on the use of white biotechnology in products and processes. The second objective is to create a “knowledge broker function”, assumed by the Technological Services Advisor between Flemish companies and knowledge centres, to link demand and supply chains.