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Jessica Torres

Jessica is a Marketing & Web Content Manager in the marketing department at BIO. She keeps all the content for the business development conference event web pages up-to-date, optimizes email marketing campaigns to increase open and click-through rates, and leverages emerging social media tools to increase engagement among attendees at industry conferences and events. After a long day of marketing and social media strategy, she goes home and blogs about marketing and social media strategy on her personal website www.getstuckintraffic.com, and on Twitter.

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Joint U.S.-Brazil Communique Demonstrates Commitment to Collaboration

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In June, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff met with President Barack Obama to reaffirm their commitment to strengthening traditional ties, expand trade, and investment cooperation by issuing a Joint Communique which recognizes the work sharing potential of each country. This important milestone in U.S.-Brazilian diplomatic relations underscores the importance of supporting bilateral biofuels and biomedicine innovation by eliminating obstacles to the growth of investment, research and innovation. BIO invites you to learn more about the effect Read More >

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Watch-Out Tech Industry, Biotech is on the Rise in San Francisco

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When thinking about the industries that make up San Francisco’s vibrant economy, biopharma is often overshadowed by the Bay Area’s reputation as a tech hotspot. But in reality, health care outpaced the tech sector in 2014 by generating over $28 billion in economic activity and employing over 20% of San Francisco workers. The Bay Area is a hub of innovation for growing biotechs looking to connect with the right investors, which is why BIO chose Read More >

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Congrats to the 2015 Buzz of BIO Winners!

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We’re very pleased to announce the winners for the 2015 Buzz of BIO contest of the BIO International Convention. You voted for your favorites, and it was a tight, interesting race! Remember, you can still apply to present at the BIO International Convention. Presenting companies received 118% MORE partnering meetings at BIO 2014 than non-presenting companies, on average. Learn more and apply here. We’re pleased to introduce you to our winners: Pipelines of Promise Vascular BioSciences Read More >

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Vote for the 2015 Buzz of BIO

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Voting is now open for the Buzz of BIO at the 2015 BIO International Convention! The Buzz of BIO contest recognizes highly innovative companies in the biotech sector and helps position these companies to develop strategic partnerships within the industry. Cast your vote each day from now until April 21, 2015 in each of the two categories – Pipelines of Promise and Technologies of Tomorrow.  Nominees in the “Pipelines of Promise” are companies that move therapies Read More >

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Professional Development Opportunities at BIO 2015

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BIO offers two executive training courses to help attendees grow professionally, both co-located at the 2015 BIO International Convention in Philadelphia, PA from June 13-15, 2015. The Business Development Fundamentals and Advanced Business Development courses support the activity that takes place at our partnering and investor conferences each year by training individuals who are making the deals that drive this industry. Each course is taught by experienced business development professionals from leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology Read More >

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