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2015 BIO Legislative Day Fly-In


More than 300 biotechnology industry representatives from over 40 states, representing hundreds of thousands of American workers, participated in hundreds of meetings with Members of the House and Senate during the BIO Legislative Day Fly-In. Participants discussed issues critical to the biotechnology industry including, drug development, discovery and delivery reforms, targeting abuses of the U.S. patent system while protecting innovation, providing adequate reimbursement for vital therapies under Medicare, FDA funding, tax policy, support for science-based Read More >

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Vote for the 2015 Buzz of BIO


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


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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Dr. Eric Topol to Keynote Wednesday Luncheon at #BIO2015

Dr. Eric Topol

This week, we are very excited to announce that Dr. Eric J. Topol, director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, will be joining us as a luncheon at this year’s BIO International Convention in Philadelphia. Dr. Topol’s keynote address will take place on Wednesday, June 17th from 12:00 – 1:30 pm EDT. Voted the #1 Most Influential Physician Executive in the United States in a poll conducted by Modern Healthcare, Topol is also one of Read More >

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2015: A Promising Year for Biotech Jobs


If you’re in the biotech sector and are looking for a new career, you’re in luck: according to a recent survey by BioSpace, 70% of respondents believe new jobs will be on the horizon this year. The majority of respondents say that small firms will lead the hiring rush. The poll was split over where most hiring would occur, with 39% believing it would go to research and development jobs, and 39% believing it would Read More >

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