Welcome to the World Food Waste Network (WFWN)

The Cost EUBIS Action closed in November 2016 bringing an end to an exciting initiative that bought together European-based industrial and academic leaders with the aim of addressing the issue of Food Supply Chain Waste (FSCW) valorisation across the continent. To sustain the network of experts that has been developed over the course of the […]

Intervista a Piergiuseppe Morone sulla Bioeconomia (adnkronos)

Morone (Unitelma): avanti ricerca bio-based product, capofila progetto Ue Passo avanti per la certificazione e la standardizzazione dei bio-based product per la transizione verso una economia basata sempre più sulle biomasse (e sempre meno sul petrolio) a beneficio dell’ambiente e di un’economia sostenibile. Il progetto Star-ProBio, vincitore di un finanziamento da oltre 5 milioni di […]

Patching Environmental Wounds or Thinking About Change?

BLOG A cura di: Almona Tani, Quentin Toffolini, Marieke Feis, Judith Kreuter Environmental degradation is not only an object of academic study, but also a buzz topic that we encounter constantly in our everyday lives. Air pollution puts temporarily stops traffic in European cities. Images of sea gulls and turtles caught up in plastic waste […]

Economic Models Based on People’s Knowledge: A multi-step fuzzy cognitive mapping approach

Monday, March 13th 2017, 2:00 p.m. Aula LIM – Unitelma Sapienza – 2nd floor Invited Speaker: Antonio Lopolito Many types of socio-economic problems would benefit from models based on people’s knowledge. It is the case, for instance, of the promotion of new industry in lagging areas, which is typically hindered by the scarcity of human […]

Gela Biorefinery Workshop 25-27 May, 2017

The Future of Biorefineries in Europe The Bioeconomy in Transition Research Group (BiT-RG) has organized a workshop on the future of biorefineries in Europe. The workshop will take place in the city of Gela (Sicily) where ENI is going to convert its well known refinery in a biorefinery. The BiT Research Group has taken this […]