PITCH PERFECT and Boost the European Bioeconomy 2023


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This cross-border pitching, matchmaking and networking event brings together the networks of  eight innovation platforms: Pilots4U, Bio Base Connect, The ProteInn Club, BioeconomyVentures, Planet B.io, ShapingBio, Waste2Func and Tech4Biowaste.

As such, we can guarantee a diverse attendance reaching from SMEs, start-ups, scale-ups, large companies/corporates, investors, research organisations, technology providers to organisations offering relevant innovation services such as access to finance, scale-up trials, application testing, business plan writing, feedstock analysis, life cycle assessment, social acceptance, etc.

Pitching & Call for Pitch Abstracts

Participants are invited to submit a pitch application for a 7 minute pitch. As we are organising 9 pitch sessions of 90 minutes each, we are looking for at least 99 inspiring pitches. Not to exclude any interesting developments, pitch categories are not defined upon registration but should be relevant for further development of the bioeconomy.

Pitch applications can be done online via this link (submission form at the bottom of the page). Pitch application can be submitted until Tuesday 4 July 2023 at midnight the latest.


The matchmaking are one-on-one meetings of 20 minutes arranged around 25 matchmaking tables aimed at finding new business partners. The scheduling of these meetings will be supported by an online matchmaking system, easy to use on a smartphone or laptop. The matchmaking tool will be activated by 1 September 2023.


A registration fee of € 149 (excl. VAT) per participant will be charged, which covers:

  • participation to all the event activities (pitching, matchmaking, networking)
  • coffee breaks and lunch
  • a closing networking drink.

To register use this link

More information

More info at this link.

Any questions? Send an email to Katrien.Molders@bbeu.org. For questions about the BioeconomyVentures Sessions, send an email to Aleksandar Zobec, aleksandar@f6s.com. For questions about the matchmaking send an email to Anneleen.De.Vriendt@bbeu.org.


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