The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) has published three new Country Reports mapping the potential and identifying opportunities for expanding the bio-based industry in Poland, Portugal and Romania. Poland’s bioeconomy sector is focused on... read more
L’Ambasciata del Canada in Italia, in collaborazione con Assobiotec, il Cluster Spring e la Délégation du Québec a Roma, sta organizzando una missione sulle biotecnologie industriali in Canada. Lo scopo è di promuovere nuovi rapporti di... read more
On March 16, 2018, the conference “The Bioeconomy as key to the development of territories: the case of Sicily” will be held in Palermo, at Palazzo Steri, where the presentation of the Fourth Report on Bioeconomy in Europe will take... read more
The Cluster SPRING participates with an exhibition stand in Agrilevante, the most important event dedicated to the primary sector that takes place throughout the Mediterranean basin, scheduled in Bari from 10 to 13 of October, 2019. The initiative... read more
On December 14th, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Marchetti room – Bulding U1, in University of Milano Bicocca, (Piazza della Scienza 2, Milan) took place the final exam session of the second edition of the Master BIOCIRCE – Bioeconomy in the... read more
The Forum is organized by Assobiotec, the Italian Association for the development of biotechnology, which is part of the National Federation of Chemical Industry (Federchimica), together with Innovhub-SSI, the Italian Green Chemistry Cluster SPRING,... read more
It reflects the Cluster members’ priorities and objectives, establishing a unified and shared approach and defining synergies with the strategic lines outlined by the Regions, considered as key actors for a sustainable territorial regeneration.
Priority Technology Trajectories
A result of the joint work carried out by the SPRING members, and thanks to the support and coordination of the Scientific Technical Committee of the SPRING Cluster, this paper was presented in November 2016 to the Italian Ministry for Education, University and Research as a policy document meant to provide systemic responses to environmental, economic and social emergencies in our country.
It defines the Cluster’s scope and range of action and the tools available to this purpose, showing the objectives and initiatives it intends to pursue together with its members and supporting Regions, with a view to respond to the challenges and opportunities offered by bioeconomy.
Position Paper on theBiobased chemical industry in the framework of an Italian strategy on bioeconomy”
It highlights the aspects of excellence and the growth prospects of the Italian chemical sector from renewable sources, represented by the SPRING Cluster and analysed within the wider development context of bioeconomy in Italy and Europe.
Position Paper on the promotion and consolidation of activities to sustain bioeconomy in the training and educational fields
It describes the context and possible actions that can be implemented to support bioeconomics in the fields of education, training and employment incentive, to which the SPRING Cluster – as a representative of Italian excellences in the sector of chemistry from renewable sources – can contribute.