Events and Trade Fairs

To accelerate the transfer of our technologies into practice, we present our R&D activities at trade fairs. Furthermore, we organize seminars and workshops in-house or at our cooperation partners to demonstrate project results.

Details of our past events can be found here:


  • Stuttgart, University of Hohenheim / 09/25/2019 - 09/27/2019

    Biosurfactants 2019

    The scientific and industrial attention towards natural surfactants has increased constantly over the past decade. Biosurfactants 2019 is the first international conference exclusively on biosurfactants and will address academic research as well as industrial R&D topics in this field. The conference provides a global platform for the biosurfactants community from academia and industry for networking and discussion. Registration is now open.

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  • Düsseldorf / 10/16/2019 - 10/23/2019

    K 2019 | Fair

    The world’s premier fair for the plastics and rubber industry will again be presenting everything the sector has to offer in 2019: a platform presenting solutions for products and processes in the polymer industry. Fraunhofer IGB will show technologies and processes relating to plasma functionalization of polymers and for the production of biobased polymers at the joint Fraunhofer Booth in Hall 7.0, booth SC01.

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  • Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB / 11/12/2019 - 11/13/2019, 9.00 – 17.00 h

    Algal biotechnology techniques and opportunities for the sustainable bioeconomy

    Microalgae have a great potential as a raw material for a sustainable bioeconomy in general and for the food industry in particular. In a two-day advanced training course, experts from Fraunhofer IGB will provide an introduction to microalgae technology and demonstrate the possibilities offered by the use of microalgae.

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