Following the recent trends of the wood and natural fibre composites market we have changed the name of the conference from 7th Conference on Wood and Natural Fibre Composites into

Biocomposites Conference Cologne (BCC)

6 - 7 December 2017, Maternushaus, Cologne.


Focus: Market Opportunities for Biocomposites in High-tech Applications, Automotive and Consumer Goods ++ Latest Development in Technology and Strategic Market Positioning, Sustainability and Recycling ++ Innovation Award Session “Biocomposite of the Year 2017” ++ Trends of Injection Moulded Biocomposites, Extrusion and 3D Printing ++

The Seventh Biocomposites Conference, Cologne builds on successful previous conferences: in 2015 more than 230 participants and 20 exhibitors were represented. It is the largest conference in Europe on bio-based composite materials and it is expanding. More than 250 participants and 30 exhibitors mainly from industries are expected!



Top-class participants from the following composite sectors will be present at the conference:

  • Additive suppliers
  • Agricultural and wood related industries
  • Associations/Stakeholders
  • Chemical, plastics and composite industry
  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Machinery suppliers
  • Policy makers
  • Press
  • Processors and converters
  • Raw material suppliers
  • Service suppliers
  • Research & Development/Universities
  • Trade and import houses

Call for papers

If you would like to present your latest products, technologies or developments, please send us the title and an abstract of your presentation by 19 May at the latest.

We are looking forward to your contribution to following main topics:

  • Biocomposites in Automotive
  • Wood-Plastic Composites - Recent Development
  • Injection Moulded Biocomposites
  • Biocomposites in 3D Printing
  • Biocomposites in High-Tech Applications
  • Bio-based Polymers for Biocomposites
  • Wood and Natural Fibres for Biocomposites

Please send your proposal to Dr. Asta Partanen.

Call for posters

Would you like to contribute to the conference with a poster on your results on recent developments within the field's of above mentioned main topics of the conference? We appreciate your proposal; just send an abstract and a suggested title. Start-ups are welcome.
Contact: Dr. Asta Partanen.

Your booth

Use the unique opportunity to present your innovative products to an internal audience. The fee of a booth (6qm) is 1,400.00 EUR (excl. 19% VAT) including one free entrance ticket. We provide you a table, table cloths, a pin board, a chair and a power connection. You are welcome to use your own booth system. Please submit Mr. Dominik Vogt your preferred booth number, a printable logo and a company profile.