Call for Experts for the LAC Bioeconomy workshop, 7&8 October 2015, Santiago de Chile

August 13, 2015

FinCEAL Plus is looking for an expert based in a Finnish university interested in attending the "LATIN AMERICAN & CARIBBEAN BIOECONOMY: Opportunities for agriculture and agroindustry in a bioeconomy-based economy” held at ECLAC, Santiago de Chile, on 7 - 8 October, 2015.


FinCEAL Plus is looking for an expert based in a Finnish university interested in attending the "LATIN AMERICAN & CARIBBEAN BIOECONOMY: Opportunities for agriculture and agroindustry in a bioeconomy-based economy” held at ECLAC, Santiago de Chile, on 7 - 8 October, 2015. The workshop is organized by the ALCUE Net project, the main organizing institutions being Cirad, France, and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina.

The event aims to raise awareness on the LAC Bioeconomy current situation and potential, and facilitate opportunities for collaboration between LAC and EU scientists and industrialists.

FinCEAL Plus will offer a max. 2600€ travel grant to cover the expenses of the selected participant from Finland. For more information and expressions of interest please email FinCEAL Plus LAC Project Coordinator Kajsa Ekroos (kajsa.ekroos[at]helsinki.fi) as soon as possible (31st August at the latest).

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