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Sir Richard Branson

2014 BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

Sir Richard Branson to Participate in Keynote Lunch Interview

Sir Richard Branson will be joining us to participate in a keynote lunch interview at the BIO International Convention in June. As founder of the Virgin Group, Sir Richard is one of the most innovative and creative businessmen of our generation. He’s the only person in the world to have built seven billion-dollar companies from scratch in seven different completely different sectors...

BIOSIMILARS

Governor Pence Signs Bill Granting Patient Access to Interchangeable Biologic Medicines

Vaccines are a critical tool in protecting and promoting the public health in the U.S. and around the world. The risks from childhood diseases like measles, mumps and polio have been greatly reduced, or in the case of polio, eliminated in the United States...

RENEWABLE FUEL STANDARD

Obama Administration Proposal for 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard Will Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Obama Administration Proposal for 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard Will Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions If left unchanged, the Obama administration’s proposal to slash use of biofuels in 2014 would increase emissions of greenhouse gases next year...

INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY

2014 BIO George Washington Carver Award

BIO announced DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman will receive the 2014 BIO George Washington Carver Award at the annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology. Kullman will be the first woman to receive the honor, which has been awarded annually since 2008...

RENEWABLE FUEL STANDARD

A Stable RFS Means U.S. Energy Independence

The recent military actions carried out by Russia in the Ukraine should remind the U.S. how easily oil can become an unreliable, expensive source of energy...

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

Always Learning: Networking Opportunities at the BIO International Convention

Our convention has always been about helping people and businesses identify opportunities – and with these new features it will be easier than ever...

BIO ASIA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Partner with Top Asian Biopharma Executives at BIO Asia

On April 8-9, 2014, a diverse group of innovative companies and Japanese dealmakers will come together in a collaborative setting for partnering meetings, company presentations, networking and targeted programming at the 11th annual BIO Asia International Conference...

BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

Bracket Time: Going with Your Head or Your Heart?

It is a big week for college basketball fans. The NCAA selection committee has made its picks. The play-in round (and much of the second round) of the NCAA has been set – and it is time to finalize those brackets...

GMO ANSWERS

A Lack of Correlation Between Herbicide Glyphosate and Celiac Disease

A recent review article published by Samsel and Seneff, argued for a possible link between the incidence of celiac disease in the United States and the use of the herbicide glyphosate...

MINNESOTA

Executive Changes at LifeScience Alley

After ten years at helm, Dale Wahlstrom has announced his retirement from LifeScience Alley and The BioBusiness Alliance of Minnesota...

2014 BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION

Location Matters: San Diego, the NCAA Basketball Tournament and #BIO2014

San Diego gets to host both the 2nd and 3rd round of the tournament – and the BIO International Convention...

HEALTH CARE

Vaccines: Cold Case

At the upcoming BIO International Convention, vaccines experts will come together to discuss key infectious diseases for which preventive vaccines have eluded researchers...

INNOVATION

Corporate-Sponsored University Research Valuable for Further Innovation

New research published in Nature, Technology Transfer: Industry-funded academic inventions boost innovation, provides data undermining "assumptions that corporate-funded academic research is less accessible and useful to others."

INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY

Advanced Biofuel Producers Are Reaching Milestones in Commercial Development

BIO announced the Advanced Biofuels and Biorefinery Platforms Track Sessions to be showcased at its annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology...

HEALTH

The International Myeloma Foundation Pioneers Myeloma Awareness Month

Years ago, after much frustration over the lack of understanding and awareness of multiple myeloma, the International Myeloma Foundation declared March as “Myeloma Awareness Month”...
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Conferences & Events
Conferences & Events

04.08.14

BIO Asia International Conference

The BIO Asia International Conference is an exclusive, customized partnering forum that brings together U.S. and European drug development companies with Asian biotech and pharmaceutical companies...

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04.08.14

Legislative Day Fly-In 2014

Once a year, BIO hosts the Legislative Day Fly-In, inviting biotechnology executives from across the country to come to Washington D.C. for a day and a half of legislative briefings and advocacy...

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04.23.14

BIO IP Counsels Committee Conference

The biannual BIO Intellectual Property Counsels Committee Conference offers timely, relevant educational sessions on the latest issues in the biotech IP sector, informal networking events designed to promote discussion and foster relationships among industry colleagues, and practical tips for attendees to use the next day...

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05.12.14

World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world's largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals...

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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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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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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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