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CommBeBiz Bioeconomy Impact 2018, The Bioeconomy Driving Smart & Sustainable Cities - Registration now open

CommBeBiz Bioeconomy Impact 2018, The Bioeconomy Driving Smart & Sustainable Cities - Registration now open

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 13:56 GMT

Registration is now open to attend the CommBeBiz Bioeconomy Impact Conference on Smart & Sustainable Cities. The Bioeconomy Impact 2018 Conference which takes place in Budapest, a city at the forefront of developing & delivering smart & sustainable urban solutions, will bring together Europe’s most analytical minds to discuss & connect on the important topics of the Bioeconomy and Smart Cities.

Videos of landmark Extinction  and Livestock Conference  now available to view online

Videos of landmark Extinction and Livestock Conference now available to view online

Press Releases   •   Nov 10, 2017 10:17 GMT

Videos of the landmark Extinction & Livestock Conference – the world’s first event to explore the impact of livestock production on the future of life on Earth – are available to view via the conference website from today.

We must all eat less meat and more plants to save the future of humankind

We must all eat less meat and more plants to save the future of humankind

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2017 13:10 BST

​Current demand for meat is unsustainable and we must all eat less of it to safeguard the future of life on Earth, a landmark conference has heard.

UN Convention needed to save planet,  warns CEO behind landmark conference

UN Convention needed to save planet, warns CEO behind landmark conference

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2017 00:01 BST

In his keynote speech at the international Extinction & Livestock Conference, Compassion in World Farming CEO Philip Lymbery will today (Thursday 5th October) warn that there will be catastrophic impacts for life on earth unless there’s a global move away from intensive farming.

World experts gather for  landmark conference to save  the future of life on Earth

World experts gather for landmark conference to save the future of life on Earth

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2017 10:44 BST

Some of the world’s greatest thinkers on food, farming, the environment, animals and conservation will gather in London tomorrow for the start of the world’s first ever conference to tackle the impact of livestock production on the future of life on Earth

Joanna Lumley to be among first in UK to taste juicy new burger at landmark food innovation event

Joanna Lumley to be among first in UK to taste juicy new burger at landmark food innovation event

Press Releases   •   Sep 29, 2017 11:13 BST

Actress Joanna Lumley will be among the first people in the UK to taste an innovative new burger when it is served for the first time at a UK public event – the landmark international Extinction & Livestock Conference.

“The future of food is not safe in the hands of agribusiness companies,” says award-winning writer and food activist

“The future of food is not safe in the hands of agribusiness companies,” says award-winning writer and food activist

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2017 12:57 BST

Our ability to provide sustainable food for future generations is not safe in the hands of agribusiness companies, according to award-winning writer and food activist Professor Raj Patel.

World Elephant Day warning – our  daily food choices are pushing  elephants to extinction

World Elephant Day warning – our daily food choices are pushing elephants to extinction

Press Releases   •   Aug 11, 2017 14:30 BST

It’s widely known that elephants are at threat from poachers and the ivory trade, but most people are unaware that their own daily food choices may also be driving elephants and other wild animals to extinction.

New report on pollution caused by meat production in the US highlights urgent need for action

New report on pollution caused by meat production in the US highlights urgent need for action

Press Releases   •   Aug 09, 2017 12:07 BST

A new report into pollution caused by the livestock industry highlights the need to bring together diverse interests to work together to find solutions before it’s too late, say the organisers of a landmark food and farming conference being held to identify solutions to the problem.

European citizens back key aims of landmark conference to transform global food and farming systems, according to new report

European citizens back key aims of landmark conference to transform global food and farming systems, according to new report

Press Releases   •   Jul 07, 2017 14:37 BST

European citizens fully support the aims of a landmark conference being held to transform our global food and farming systems, according to the results of an EC consultation presented at a conference today.

​Europe-wide competition launched to ‘capture bioeconomy research in a snapshot’
Innovation Bursaries take bioeconomy researchers to Paris, Prague or Vienna

Innovation Bursaries take bioeconomy researchers to Paris, Prague or Vienna

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2017 10:17 BST

EU-funded bioeconomy researchers could be jetting off to Paris, Prague or Vienna if they are lucky enough to be awarded a CommBeBiz Innovation Bursary.

World-class environment experts and top food industry champions revealed as key speakers at international Extinction and Livestock conference

World-class environment experts and top food industry champions revealed as key speakers at international Extinction and Livestock conference

Press Releases   •   Jun 05, 2017 13:34 BST

Extinction and Livestock Conference: 5 and 6 October 2017 Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London #extinction17