EFIB 2017

Date: October 09-11, 2017
Venue: Square – Brussels Meeting Centre
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Target Audience: Canadian bioproduct producers
Sector: Forestry and Wood Products

Canada will be represented at EFIB 2017, the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy. Delegates are provided with an update on the status and outlook of biobased industries. Industry experts from the vibrant and innovative biobased community will discuss the key issues and provide a snapshot of the most significant developments on scale-up of commercial biorefineries around the world. Brochures of TCS clients can be displayed at the Canadian booth in order to present Canadian capabilities from the bioindustrial sector. Canadian firms will get access to local contacts and actionable commercial intelligence.

Why your organization should participate:

  • Compare your product/service with international competitors
  • Develop a first-hand understanding of the opportunities and challenges of doing business in foreign markets
  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Pavilion/exhibit

The Trade Commissioner, Fabienne De Kimpe, is specializing in the Forestry and Wood Products sector for the Belgian and Luxembourgish market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.