The time to act is now!

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, BioEco 2014, Videos

Have a look at the infographics video showing the results and recommendations of the 2014 Barcelona BioEconomy Forum – a call for action and cooperation amongst key stakeholders in local, regional and global contexts.

Video highlights of Day 2

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events, BioEco 2014, Videos

news20150301We have uploaded two new videos with the main action of the sessions held at the Castellet Castle during November 28th, 2014. You can find them in our YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/bcnbioeconomyforum), where you can subscribe to don’t miss any update, or watch them below:

 

Barcelona BioEco 2014 highlights on the Catalonian national TV news

Thursday, 26 March 2015 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events, BioEco 2014, Videos

The national TV channel of Catalonia (TV3) followed the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum with interest and broadcasted some highlights on their prime time news. They explained what is bioeconomy and which are the near future challenges.

You can see the video (1m28s) at:

http://www.ccma.cat/tv3/alacarta/Telenoticies-migdia/Bioeconomia/video/5414472/

 

BioEcoNow second edition

Friday, 12 December 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, Newsletter, News, BioEco 2014

BioEcoNow - Edition 2The second edition of BioEcoNow, the official newsletter of the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum is out now!

Featuring some of the Forum conclusions, the satellite link with Dr Rajendra K. Pachauri on Day 2 and the field trip to an Area of Natural Interest.

Also, check out the BioEcoLinks where you'll find the Twitter Storify or the photo galleries of each day, among others.

Twitter highlights from #BioEco2014

Tuesday, 02 December 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, BioEco 2014, Videos

Lively interaction between Forum participants and bioeconomy enthusiasts outside the meeting took place on Twitter during the two days of Barcelona BioEco 2014. Participants were able to see a live feed of #BioEco2014 tweets via screens specifically set up for the purpose in the main auditoriums.

Twitter highlights can be found in the #BioEco2014 Storify.

 

 

BBF Dialogue at Natural Interest (Finland)

Monday, 03 November 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events

BBF Dialogue at Natural Interest (Finland)

Outi Ugas, Senior Advisor at The Natural Step, will be a speaker at the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum, along with some other specialists and European decision makers. This topic is very relevant to Finland and that’s why Natural Interest is welcoming people who are interested in developing Finland’s bioeconomy to their premises at Yrityslinna (Helsinki), on November 14th, for the BBF Dialogue: "Sustainability Wake Up"- Bioeconomy & Suomi.

UNESCO-Abertis Foundation Centre showcased at UNESCO's headquarters in Paris

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events

UNESCO-Abertis Foundation Centre showcased at UNESCO's headquarters in Paris

The President of Abertis and the Abertis Foundation, Salvador Alemany, showcased the work of the UNESCO-Abertis Foundation Centre in Castellet at UNESCO's headquarters in Paris. The presentation, attended by Irina Bokova, UNESCO's Director-General, described the public-private partnership which was established when Castellet Castle, the headquarters of the Abertis Foundation, was designated as the Centre for Mediterranean Biosphere Reserves.

Stanley Nyoni: the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum will link decision makers from diverse backgrounds to develop a common agenda for the future

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, BioEco 2014, Videos

Stanley Nyoni, President and Senior Sustainability Advisor at S2 Sustainability Strategies and The Natural Step Switzerland, explains what governance issues are important in relation to the bioeconomy and how we engage wider society in the drive towards a bioeconomy.

XXVI World Congress on Forest Science

Friday, 10 October 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events

XXVI World Congress on Forest Science

Nearly 4,000 scientists and experts from more than 105 countries have convened for the 24th IUFRO World Congress & SAF/CIF Convention in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA this week to share their research and discuss the leading issues facing the world’s forests.

Vision on the bioeconomy: Stanley Nyoni, Natural Step Switzerland

Thursday, 07 August 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News

Stanley-Nyoni 350Stanley Nyoni, President of the Natural Step Switzerland, shares his views on governance, societal engagement and the role of the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum.

 


Watch the full interview (link coming soon).

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