ERA-IB 5th joint call for proposals: Industrial biotechnology for Europe: an integrated approach

Basic Information

Network ERA-IB-2
Aim of the joint call The joint call’s main objective is to establish joint research and development activities in the field of Industrial Biotechnology, as part of the KBBE theme of the Seventh European Framework Programme (FP7). These cooperative projects must be composed of a minimum of three and a maximum of eight participants from at least three ERA-IB partner countries.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 01/02/2014
Deadline Pre-Proposal 31/03/2014 Submitted proposal: 55
Deadline Full-Proposal 30/06/2014 Submitted proposal: 27
Evaluation End Date 29/09/2014 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 10
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons n/a
Research fields n/a
Type of research n/a
Target groups n/a
Participating networks n/a

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Walloon operational Directorate General for Economy, Employment and Research duplicate to 999811884
Austria Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)
Belgium Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology (IWT)
Denmark The Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation (DASTI DCTI)
Finland Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES)
France Agency for Environment and Energy Management (ADEME)
Germany Agency for Renewable Resources (FNR)
Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Netherlands Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)
Norway Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Poland National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR)
Portugal Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT)
Romania Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Russia Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises (FASIE)
Spain Agency for Innovation and Development of Andalucia (IDEA)
Spain Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO)
Turkey The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)
United Kingdom Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
CO2CHEM Biological conversion of CO2 to the platform chemical 3-hydr... 6
ChitoTex Development and production of new insect chitosan and chitos... 7
DYNAMICS Analysis and optimization of industrial microorganisms under... 6
EcoYeast Mastering the economics of adaptation through constraint-bas... 7
FILAZYME Novel approaches to develop filamentous micro-organisms for ... 5
LIGBIO A Synthetic Biology approach for bacterial bioconversion of ... 4
MetaCat A metagenomic collection of novel and highly efficient bioca... 8
NeBrasCa Next Generation Immunosuppressants: Brasilicardin synthesize... 5
OXYPOL Optimized laccase systems for high-value bio-plastics produc... 8
PROCAR The exploitation of Xanthophyllomyces dendrorhous as a susta... 6