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FIRST Africa-EU B2B-matchmaking Event At Central European Biomass Conference 2017 in Graz, Austria

1. December 2016

African-European partnerships in bioenergy are on the programme at the 5th CEBC. Register online by 9 January 2017 for the event taking place from 18-20 January.

Udpate: registration extended to 9 January 2017! See link below.

The first dedicated Africa-EU B2B matchmaking session will pair African companies with others in the field at the flagship event for the Central European bioenergy sector and one of the most important events for the industry worldwide.

The Central European Biomass Conference (CEBC) takes place every three years. Next year marks it's 5th installment. It will bring more than 1,100 participants from every corner of the globe to Graz, Austria for three days from 18-20 January. 

Particular focus areas will be:
  1. Sustainability at regional and national levels as well as various value chains
  2. Networks and hybrid systems based on modern biomass firing and firing systems with very low emissions 
  3. New technologies for the bioeconomy 
  4. Policies, markets and consumer behavior 
  5. Heat and power from biomass

Besides extensive opportunities for networking and building new partnerships, theory and practice will be bridged by a programme of excursions and an industry forum. Specific industry days have been dedicated to the themes 'biogas' and 'pellets'. 

A comprehensive programme is available from  

To avoid disappointment, register now (or by 21 December 2016) at