BEEP team

The BEEP foundation is founded by a beekeeper and technologist Marten Schoonman and product developer Pim van Gennip. The BEEP foundation is mission driven.



BEEP's Supervisory Board is formed by Frens Pries (Lecturer bee health at Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciencesand InHolland University of Applied Sciences), Nadine Schalk (Association Manager at the Dutch Beekeepers Association - Nederlandse Bijenhouders Vereniging) and Koos Biesmeijer (Scientific director of Naturalis Biodiversity Center).

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The BEEP team works in close collaboration with a range of honeybee researchers in the B-GOOD research project, funded by the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant no. 817622). These organisations are:

Universiteit Gent, Belgium (Lead)
Aarhus Universitet, Denmark
BeeSources di Raffaele Dall’Olio, Italy
Friedrich Loeffler Institut - Bundesforschungsinstitut Fuer Tiergesundheit, Germany
Institut national de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement (INRAE), France
Martin-luther-universitaet Halle-wittenberg, Germany 
Pensoft Publishers, Bulgaria
Sciensano, Belgium
Sciprom Sarl, Switzerland
Stichting Wageningen Research, Netherlands
Suomen Mehilaishoitajain Liitto Smlry, Finland
The Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom
Universidade De Coimbra, Portugal
Universitaet Bern, Switzerland
Universitatea De Stiinte Agricole Si Medicina Veterinara Cluj Napoca, Romania
Uniwersytet Jagiellonski, Poland

B GOOD countries

Above: Countries represented by the B-GOOD partners.