BIO.NRW is the state’s network for biotechnology in North Rhine Westphalia (NRW) and has been active in the field of red and industrial biotechnology for more than 10 years.

BIO.NRW activates cooperation between business, research, investors, and policy-makers and act as an umbrella organization on behalf of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalisation, and Energy (MWIDE) of the State of North-Rhine Westphalia.

Due to an extended mandate from the MWIDE, the thematic area of bioeconomy has been included in the activities of BIO.NRW under the label in 2021. is a thematic focus and contact point for bioeconomy players from biotechnology in NRW.
Our activities and services include: Financing, Fairs and Exhibitions, Internationalization and Market entry support, Data & Analysis of Biotech NRW, Marketing & PR, Promotion of young academics.

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