Category Archives: Jim’s Corner

From Jim Greenwood: Things are humming in Atlanta

I arrived Thursday to begin the pre-conference media interviews and to speak at some events that precede the convention like the Association of University Research Parks, the Council of State Bioscience Associations and the Biotechnology Institute. The Institute presented its teacher of the Year award and honors the BioGenius students. It’s always inspiring to meet the next generation of biotech researchers. Early this morning I had the honor of doing a live interview on the Read More >

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Jim Greenwood and Andrew Young on Fox Business: The Future of Biotechnology

Jim Greenwood and Andrew Young appear on Fox Business to discuss the future of biotechnology.

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From Jim Greenwood: Heading to Atlanta

With only a few days to go until we cut the ribbon for the 2009 BIO International Convention, our staff is a controlled frenzy – if there is such a thing. It will be a terrific event! Despite the fact that the economy will depress our registration number, the quality will be up to our usual standards and will feature great exhibits from around the world, 170 panel discussions, and Super Sessions on the state of Read More >

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BIO’s Town Hall Meetings

Our new branding and communication campaign begins with the idea that we need to start with the men and women who work in our industry. We want to make sure they are as informed as possible about the policy issues that affect their companies’ success or failure. We want to create an on-line community of our own. To launch this effort I’ve been on the road doing “town hall” meetings with company employees. Starting in Read More >

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BIO’s Jim Greenwood Briefs Media on Biotech Issues

BIO President & CEO Jim Greenwood hosted a media briefing for reporters, editors and bloggers on February 26 to discuss President Obama’s address to Congress, the impact of the economy on the biotech industry, and BIO’s legislative priorities for 2009.BIO President & CEO Jim Greenwood hosted a media briefing for reporters, editors and bloggers on February 26 to discuss President Obama’s address to Congress, the impact of the economy on the biotech industry, and BIO’s Read More >

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