1st Annual BiOrbic Research Day


BiOrbic, Bioeconomy SFI Research Centre, is holding its 1st Annual BiOrbic Research Day on Thursday, June 3rd from 9:00am - 4:30pm via Zoom. The purpose of this event is to showcase the breath of BiOrbic research, featuring presentations by BiOrbic academics at all career stages.  In addition, we are pleased to announce the following keynote lectures: […]

Reaching Disengaged Audiences – EPE Training


The 3rd of BiOrbic's quarterly EPE Training workshops. In this interactive session, participants will learn: How to define their audience How to address audience needs and priorities How science topics can become controversial How to have meaningful and productive conversations with those on the opposite site of a debate An email invite will be sent […]

EPE Ideas Workshop – EPE Training


The 4th of BiOrbic’s quarterly EPE Training workshops. In this interactive session, participants will work together to: Establish an aim for their EPE activities in 2022 Identify opportunities to collaborate and form teams Develop a concept for an EPE project This workshop will be timed just before the deadline to submit your EPE intentions for […]

2022 Shane Kenny Memorial Biotechnology Lecture


UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science, along with BiOrbic, SFI Bioeconomy Research Centre are please to announce the 2022 Shane Kenny Memorial Biotechnology Lecture. The lecture will be presented by Prof Auxi Prieto from the Centre for Biological research (CIB) at the CSIC Madrid, Spain Professor Prieto's, lecture will explore bacterial polyesters from a […]

Computational Chemistry Spring School

O'Brien Centre, UCD , Ireland

Cresset, BiOrbic SFI Bioeconomy Research Centre, Crystal3 MSCA Consortium and UCD School of Chemistry are delighted to present a new state-of-the-art computational chemistry course focused on the life and chemical sciences. This two-day, free, interactive event will encompass several areas within the field and will provide a flexible learning platform to attendees from a wide range […]

Innovation in the Bioeconomy Stakeholder Workshop

O'Brien Centre, UCD , Ireland

BiOrbic, Bioeconomy SFI Research Centre, is undertaking the preparation of a report on ‘Circular Bioeconomy in support of Climate Action, Sustainable Food and Biobased Systems’ . In this context, it is interested to engage with stakeholders of the Irish Bioeconomy to discuss key areas which can influence the next Circular Bioeconomy strategy that will be […]

BiOrbic Annual Research Day 2022

Astra Hall, UCD Student Centre University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland

BiOrbic, Bioeconomy SFI Research Centre is holding its Annual Research Day is taking place on Thursday 9th of June 2022 in person in University College Dublin. This year’s Research Day promises to be a great opportunity to showcase the talent and breadth within BiOrbic. On this day you will have a chance to learn more […]

Irish & European Blueprints for Bioeconomy Research Development


Please join BiOrbic, Bioeconomy SFI Research Centre from Dublin, Ireland and our partners, Wageningen University and Research from Netherlands, and Bologna University from Italy to learn about about bioeconomy research development in leading European organisations. In 4 sessions scheduled over two days, 21-22 June, we will share our views of the bioeconomy and its future […]

BiOrbic Pride Pub Quiz

Doyle's Pub https://goo.gl/maps/SCfE2D3SYGokfx8Q9, Dublin

The BiOrbic PhD Postdoc Committee & EDI Committee invites you to join our first Pub Quiz specially designed for the Pride Month! The event will take place at Doyle’s Pub (Dublin 2) on 22nd of June, Wednesday, starting at 7:30 pm. The winning team will receive a prize and we will have pride giveaways to […]

Bioeconomy Research Symposium: Ireland 2022

Astra Hall, UCD Student Centre University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland

BRSI 2022 is BiOrbic’s biggest early career researcher-led Symposium to be held in December 2022 in Dublin, Ireland. The Symposium will serve as a platform for PhDs, Postdocs, start-ups and industries in the sustainability and circular bio-economy area to present their work and learn about that of their peers. It will be an opportunity to […]


Introduction to the Bio-based Innovation Student Challenge – Europe 2024!


What is possible when we look to biological and renewable resources to address future challenges and create a sustainable and circular Europe? The BISC-E Ireland invites students to take part in this year’s ‘bootcamp’ to support the development of innovative “bio-based”products or services within interdisciplinary teams. Connect with peers and industry leaders while developing skills […]