IBB Netzwerk GmbH


Industrial Biotechnology Forum 2016

14.-15. March 2016 | Technische Universität München, Garching

Call for abstracts (extended): 25. January 2016 - Early registration: 15. February 2016

The Industrial Biotechnology Forum (IBF) 2016 is a scientific conference that brings together recent developments from the core fields of industrial biotechnology - enzyme engineering, metabolic engineering, bioprocess engineering, and bioseparation engineering. As launching event of a biennial conference, the IBF 2016 intends to facilitate an interdisciplinary exchange and productive discussions between scientists from academy and industry. The IBF is organized by the Industrielle Biotechnologie Bayern Netzwerk GmbH, Martinsried, with scientific support provided by the TUM-Research Center for Industrial Biotechnology.

Keynote speakers

  • Dr. Miguel Alcalde, Institute of Catalysis, CSIC Madrid, Spain
  • Prof. Dr. Uwe Sauer, Institute for Molecular Systems Biology, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
  • Prof. Dr. John Woodley, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, DTU, Denmark
  • Luuk van der Wielen, Department of Biotechnology, TU Delft, Netherlands

Furthermore, the conference will include a guided tour to the TUM-Pilot Plant for White Biotechnology (Garching) and the TUM Algea Pilot Plant (Ottobrunn). For detailed information and the final program, please refer to

Call for abstracts

In the  name of the scientific committee, we invite you to submit your recent results for oral and poster presentation. The submission deadline has been extended until January 25, 2016. Abstracts (max. 500 words) can be submitted here.


Early bird registration is open till February 15, 2016. For registration, please use the registration form. Members of the "Netzwerk IBB" or the "Förderverein IBB e.V." receive special rates.

We are looking forward to a lively scientific exchange and fruitful discussions at the IBF 2016!


Industrial Biotechnology Forum 2016



Industrielle Biotechnolgie Bayern Netzwerk GmbH
Am Klopferspitz 19
82152 Martinsried
Phone: +49 (0) 89 5404547-0