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MA Governor Deval Patrick to be Honored as BIO Governor of the Year

WHAT: The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) will present Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick with its Governor of the Year award in recognition of his leadership and support of the biosciences industry. WHEN: Tuesday, June 17, 2008, at 11:45 a.m. PDT WHERE: BIO 2008 International Convention San Diego Convention Center Upper Level, Ballroom 20 WHO: Joshua Boger, PhD, Chairman of BIO’s Board of Directors and President & CEO of Cambridge-based Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated will present the award Read More >

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BIO and Battelle to Present State-By-State Analysis of Bioscience Trends

WHAT: A comprehensive state-by-state analysis of bioscience initiatives in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. The report uses the most current and comparable annual data available to present national, state and metropolitan bioscience employment and growth trends. The report also examines other indicators of a state’s bioscience industry including R&D funding, venture capital investment, and patents. WHEN: Wednesday, June 18, 2008, 2 p.m. PDT WHERE: BIO 2008 International Convention San Diego Convention Center Press Corridor, Read More >

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Tune Into BIO

During your stay in San Diego tune to the following channel to view show highlights and featured sponsors on the BIO hotel broadcast that will be aired June 15th through the 20th. Embassy Suites San Diego Bay: Channel #34 Hotel Del Coronado: Channel #41 Hyatt Regency Islandia Hotel & Marina: Channel #43 Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego: Channel #42 Marriott San Diego Hotel & Marina: Channel #37 Omni San Diego Hotel: Channel #18 Sheraton San Read More >

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Podcasts to Check Out

Five weeks before the biggest event in biotech – how are you getting ready? Why not check out some podcasts on the multitude of topics and issues that will be all the buzz at this year’s big show. Start with BIO’s very own and brand new BIOtech-Now series, which will highlight a different topic each week. BioPharm International is podcasting several interviews with industry leaders leading up to and during the event. GEN also recently Read More >

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Company Presentations and Partnering Opens

The list of more than 300 companies invited to present at the 2008 BIO International Convention’s Business Forum can now be accessed at http://www.bio2008.org/businessforum.  Check it out! Participants in the Business Forum will also have the opportunity to schedule one-on-one partnering meetings. Find out more at (you guessed it!) http://www.bio2008.org/businessforum.

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