Updates

Events

THYME training: Ten Steps to Working with Industry in the Bioeconomy

2-3pm, Wednesday 14 October 2020 FREE online webinar offered by the THYME Project This fast-paced masterclass will enable you to understand the commercial relevance of your research and will help you to generate interest and sign-ups for longer industry-centric programmes. Our lively and informative one-hour interactive webinar encourages you to consider the different ways in which researchers can work with […]

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News

4th August 2020

Big Deal 2020 winners announced

THYME project judges, Alice and Penny were pleased to announce that teams from Headlands School in Bridlington and Tauheedul Islam Boys’ High School from Blackburn were the winners of the Sustainability Prize at the University of York Big Deal 2020 competition. The Big Deal 2020 is a business and enterprise programme for Year 9 and […]

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20th July 2020

The Global Biobased Businessplan Competition (G-BiB)

The Global Biobased Businessplan Competition (G-BiB) is a competition for students in the United Kingdom, Finland and Germany.The objective of G-BiB is to stimulate entrepreneurship and innovation developing a bio-renewable chemical, material and/or fuel product. The G-BiB is an initiative of the BioInnovation Growth mega-Cluster (BIG-Cluster). Who The G-BiB is a competition open for teams […]

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7th April 2020

THYME-funded research helps improve biomass energy production.

With the help of a THYME proof-of-concept grant, researchers at the University of Hull have published a scientific paper on new treatment methods to make biomass energy production cleaner and more energy efficient. The research found that treating biomass wastes with low-energy ultrasound helps to optimise their properties for energy production and cut down harmful […]

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