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:


  • Frankfurt, Germany / 05/14/2019 - 05/17/2019


    As a member of the Fraunhofer Technical Textiles Alliance, Frauhofer IGB will present its research work on the development and production of new insect chitosans and chitosane-based functional coatings for yarns and textiles at the joint Fraunhofer stand (Hall 3.0, Stand C76).

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  • Fraunhofer Institutes Center, Stuttgart / 05/15/2019

    Biointelligent products and production – The sustainable industrial revolution

    How can we sustainably meet the needs of the future? This can be achieved with the help of biological transformation. In the field of biological transformation, bioeconomics plays an important role as a comprehensive system approach and enables its sustainable implementation. Find out about this vision and about the groundbreaking innovations made possible by biointelligent value creation in the areas of health, nutrition, consumption, energy and living. Renowned scientists and selected industrial representatives will guide you through a day that will make you question traditional ways of thinking. Benefit from valuable impulses and learn more about options for actively accompanying the transformation process.

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  • Basel, Switzerland / 06/26/2019 - 06/27/2019

    Chemspec europe | Fair

    The Fraunhofer IGB is represented with an exhibition booth (hall 1.0, booth D265) the international trade fair for fine and specialty chemicals.

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  • 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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