Valorisation of innovative bio-economical potentials along bio-based food & botanical extract value chains in the Alpine Space


  • Bioeconomy local - creation of new, local value chains based on renewable raw materials

    On Wednesday, 03 July 2019, the event "Bioeconomy local - creation of new, local value chains based on renewable raw materials" took place at the Innovation and Technology Centre Sigmaringen. Gloria Kraus as head of the project AlpBioEco in cooperation with Nikolai Jacobi of the ICLEI European Secretariat with the project Biovoices invited to this interactive workshop.                                                                             

  • Some news about the first work package of the project

    Did you know that AlpBioEco had four work packages (WP)? In the first WP we focused on value chain analysis. For the second WP, we are currently working on the development of business concepts. The third part will be dedicated to the validation of the concept through pilot studies. In a fourth step, AlpBioEco will work on the policy transfer through political guidelines. In the following article, we present you the WP N°1 report being finalized by our German Project Partner, KErn (Competence Center for Nutrition), responsible for its coordination.

  • Learn more about us: Interview with our French Project Partner, Terralia

    Terralia is an agricultural and agri-food competitiveness cluster located in south-eastern France. The division specializes in the fruit and vegetable, vine, wine, cereals, cosmetics and perfumes sectors. Terralia brings together a network of companies and research and training organizations with more than 400 members. Read our interview to learn more about AlpBioEco's Project Partner, Terralia!

  • Faculty "Life Sciences" of the Albstadt-Sigmaringen University publishes article about AlpBioEco: "Experts develop business models for innovative walnut products"

    The Faculty "Life Sciences" of the Albstadt-Sigmaringen University has written a press release about AlpBioEco. It was published in the regional news paper "Schwäbische Zeitung", too. Here you can read the english version. 

  • Learn more about us: Interview of the AlpBioEco Lead Partner, the City of Sigmaringen

    The City of Sigmaringen is located in South-West Germany in Baden-Württemberg, situated on the upper Danube. As "Lead Partner" in the EU project AlpBioEco, the City is in charge of the project management, coordination and supports all work packages. The 12 project partners are actively supported by the Lead Partner in order to ensure the sustainable implementation of AlpBioEco. Read the inverview with Gloria Kraus, the project coordinator of AlpBioEco in Sigmaringen!