The Czech Liaison Office for Research, Development and Innovation and EPS Biotechnology, a biotech SME performing R&D in environmentally friendly water and soil remediation techniques, waste management and wine yeast strains cultivation jointly organised a consortium-building workshop in Brussels. The event aimed to facilitate the creation of international project consortia by potential partners focusing on four upcoming Horizon 2020 biotech- related calls. The H2020 Biotech Consortium Building Workshop attracted more than 50 participants from academia as well as from R&D intensive businesses, consultancies and media from across Europe.