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Sarah Arth

Sarah is Managing Director, Industry and Event Education at the Biotechnology Industry Organization where she is responsible for developing the educational program for all BIO events. Prior to joining BIO, Sarah spent nine and a half years at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) where she held various roles in programming, grassroots outreach and fundraising. She has served on the board of directors of the NACDS Foundation, National Council for Patient Information and Education (NCPIE) and the Boys and Girls Club of Alexandria.

Sarah graduated from the University of Delaware with a marketing degree and is originally from Shillington, Pennsylvania. In her spare time she enjoys watching the Phillies win, SolidCore, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

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It’s an Exciting Time for Industrial Biotechnology – Help Us Shape the Future Global Biobased Economy at the 2017 BIO World Congress

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The BIO Event Planning Team is thrilled to announce some changes in our conference planning based on your attendee feedback and exciting new companies we have in the Industrial & Environmental space. We are thankful for our long standing support from companies like Novozymes, BASF, Corbion, Holland, and Leaf Technologies – to name a few – but we also want to hear from you! The 2017 BIO World Congress Call for Sessions and Speakers is Read More >

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Shaping the Future of BIO 2017: Tips for Getting the Best Sessions and Speakers on Stage in San Diego

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As the summer begins winding down and the year ahead looms ever closer, it’s time to get ready for BIO 2017! We need your help in shaping the future of the BIO education program. The annual Call for Sessions and Speakers opens September 15 and runs through October 13. Our survey results and event feedback indicate that last year’s program was the best ever with record breaking attendance and the emergence of breakthrough ideas discussed Read More >

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5 Tips for a BIO 2016 Session Proposal: Help us Imagine the Future

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As you hopefully know we have an open call for session ideas and proposals for BIO 2016, and it closes next week, Thursday, October 15. Every year, the education team here at BIO receives numerous inquiries from prospective submitters on what they can do to solidify their spot on the BIO International Convention program. Unfortunately there is no simple answer – not even seeking advice from a psychic will guarantee your place. BIO receives hundreds of Read More >

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Forbes 30 Under 30: Rising Biotech Stars at the 2013 BIO International Convention

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For the second year in a row, Forbes magazine published a list of the most awe-inspiring rising stars in science and healthcare – all under the age of 30. A select group of these rising stars will attend the 2013 BIO International Convention and participate in a Keynote Luncheon Tuesday, April 23, with BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood. Keynotes and evening events are open to Convention Access and Full Convention Access Registrations! Registration discounts Read More >

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Programming Updates to the 2012 BIO International Convention

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With Convention less than four months away, things are quickly falling in to place with several programming updates to note! A total of 115 breakout sessions have been confirmed and scheduled, including 18 international case studies.  Session organizers are currently finalizing speakers.  All session descriptions and confirmed speakers are available on myBIO. Even after all of the session submissions work, we asked for more session ideas! We recently completed a call for “Late-Breaking” sessions in Read More >

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