The meeting between the ART Fuels Forum and ETIP-Bioenergy Platform was held at DG ENER premises in Brussels on 10.01.2017. During the meeting, the ART Fuels Forum and the ETIP-Bioenergy platform were presented and the objectives of each initiative were outlined. The synergies stemming from a collaboration between ART Fuels Forum and ETIP-Bioenergy were identified and a MoU was prepared. The overall conclusion of the meeting was that all participants had the feeling that there can be very good basis and opportunities to establish a mutually fruitful collaboration, integrating and complementing each other. The ART Fuels Forum was invited at the next Steering Committee meeting of ETIP-Bioenergy, scheduled for 9th of March 2017.