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2014 BIO International Convention Keynote

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

2014 BIO International Convention Keynote

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver the Wednesday keynote address at #BIO2014. Join us June 25, 2014 12:00 - 1:30 pm...

WORLD CONGRESS ON INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY

2014 World Congress Wrap-Up

Celebrating its 11th anniversary, the annual 2014 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology hosted over 1,100 attendees – of which 45 percent were from outside the United States. With 19 reporters registered, media publications in attendance included The Economist, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Biofuels Digest, and the Industrial Biotechnology Journal. At this year’s conference, BIO scheduled a record breaking 1,000 partnering meetings through its One-on-One Partnering™ System...

HEALTH

BIO Testifies at 21st Century Cures Hearing on PCAST

BIO's Executive Vice President of Health Sara Radcliffe presented testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health Hearing...

RENEWABLE FUEL STANDARD

Big Oil Asks Congress to Do What the Courts Denied

"This contention is meritless.” Doesn’t “withstand scrutiny.” “Ignores salient facts.” That was the judgment of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit on Monroe Energy and PBF Energy’s challenge to the 2013 Renewable Fuel Standard...

RENEWABLE FUEL STANDARD

Renewable Fuels Producers Speak Out to White House on Climate Change

Fuels America sent a letter to the President Obama, urging the administration to rethink its proposal to weaken the bipartisan Renewable Fuel Standard which is at odds with the White House’s National Climate Assessment...

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

BIO Strongly Supports R&D Tax Credit Legislation

The R&D tax credit is an important tool incentivizing investment at companies with established revenue streams, and we welcome this bill to strengthen and make it permanent...

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Nautilus v. Biosig, Baxter v. Fresenius and Limelight v. Akamai

JBIO weighed in on three Supreme Court cases in the last few months whose outcome could change the IP landscape for biotechnology companies...

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

BIO Statement on Removal of Patent Legislation from Judiciary Committee Agenda

BIO applauds Chairman Leahy’s decision to remove the controversial patent bill from the Senate Judiciary Committee’s agenda until greater stakeholder consensus can be achieved...

HEALTH

National Healthcare Innovation Summit Shines Spotlight on the Value Equation

The first of the two-day National Healthcare Innovation Summit began and ended trying to answer one question: What constitutes value? Morning keynote speaker Ian Morrison boiled it down to this equation...

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

Big #BIO2014 News from San Diego

BIO held a press conference at Janssen Labs in San Diego to share some exciting news about the 2014 BIO International Convention. First and foremost, BIO’s Scott Whittaker announced that former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver the Wednesday Keynote Address...

BIOSIMILARS

BIO Recognizes the Work of Two Indiana Legislators

Indiana has been at the forefront of this important issue, and two Indiana state legislators, Representative tEd Clere and Senator Brandt Hershman, were particularly instrumental to the success of biosimilar legislation that was recently signed into law by Governor Mike Pence...

CLIMATE CHANGE

THBI to Honor Texas House of Representatives Speaker Joe Straus

The biotech industry in Texas has expanded by about 20 percent through the last decade. This type of growth doesn’t just happen on its own. It requires careful planning and coordination between academia, industry and willing investors...

HEALTH

Forbes: Sure, We’ll (Eventually) Beat Cancer. But Can We Afford To?

On May 19, Paul Howard highlighted the promise of immunotherapy for the treatment and possible eventual cure of cancer but emphasized that it is critical to focus on the long-term perspective...

FOOD LABELING

Jackson County GMO Cultivation Ban Isn't Really About Contamination

On May 19, Paul Howard highlighted the promise of immunotherapy for the treatment and possible eventual cure of cancer but emphasized that it is critical to focus on the long-term perspective...
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Conferences & Events
Conferences & Events

06.23.14

BIO International Convention

The largest, most influential biotech meeting in the world is coming to San Diego, June 23 – 26, 2014, offering four days of career-boosting opportunities—from targeted education sessions and specialty forums to BIO One-on-One Partnering™ meetings with thousands of companies. Join the global biotech community at BIO 2014...

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06.21.14

BIO Executive Training Programs

The Business Development Basics and Advanced Business Development courses support the activity that takes place at our partnering, investor and venture capital conferences each year by training individuals who are making the deals that drive this industry...

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09.09.14

BIO Latin America Conference

BIO Latin America is your opportunity to access the innovation and partnering opportunities in Latin America's rapidly-growing life science industry and to hear case studies and strategies from global bioindustry leaders...

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09.16.14

Livestock Biotech Summit

This unique conference offers a focus on genetic engineering of agricultural animals including benefits, research and development, regulatory system, and challenges to advancing health, food and industrial applications of animal biotechnology...

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10.07.14

BIO Investor Forum

The BIO Investor Forum is an international biotech investor conference focused on early and established private companies as well as emerging public companies. The event features plenary sessions, business roundtables and therapeutic workshops, company presentations, and One-on-One PartneringTM meetings...

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Bio Jobs - The talent hub for biotech

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
May 15, 2014

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
May 21, 2014

Senior Project Analyst Job, Johnson & Johnson

Raritan, New Jersey, United States
May 21, 2014

Principal Process Microbiologist Job, Johnson & Johnson

Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States
May 21, 2014

Contracts Manager US Medical Affairs Job, Celgene Corporation

Summit, New Jersey, United States
May 21, 2014

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