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Partnering Milestones

In case you couldn’t tell, we’re really excited about the BIO Business Forum this year.  As mentioned in an earlier post, we opened BIO One-on-One Partnering earlier than expected to accommodate the level of interest we were seeing.  And we’re pleased to see that that interest has not been slowing down.  How much so? We have over 2,300 business development professionals – from around the world – already registered. We’re up to 3,000+ number of Read More >

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Been Here Before? How to Import an Old Profile

For many attendees at the International Convention, the event this year will not be their first trip to the BIO Business Forum.  But even for those who are completely new to the Partnering system, we wanted to give a brief overview of how easy it is to use a profile from a past BIO event. So let’s say you went to BIO CEO, or even the BIO Business Forum last year, and you don’t want Read More >

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BIO and USPTO Trace the Journey of Biotech Inventions

BIO will be co-hosting an event with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the issuance of U.S. patent 4,259,444 to Ananda Chakrabarty following the Supreme Court case, Diamond v. Chakrabarty, which held that Chakrabarty’s bioengineered bacterium was eligible for patenting.  The event will be held during the BIO International Convention on the morning of Thursday, June 30, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Read More >

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Eleven Biotech Leaders Named to Biotech Humanitarian Award Judges Panel

BIO has named a distinguished panel of leaders to judge the third annual Biotech Humanitarian Award and select the 2011 Honoree. The nominations returned an excellent pool of innovators who are leading the way to heal, fuel and feed the planet through their work in or support of biotechnology. The judges have a tough road ahead! “I am eager to work with this exceptional panel to select just one honoree from our impressive line-up of Read More >

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Scientific American Worldview 2011 Preview – Three pioneers share keys to success for building biotech in emerging markets

Three biotech luminaries who have succeeded against all odds share their experiences building a biotech company from the ground up in Brazil, China and India. This year’s report will profile: Guilherme Emrich, FIR Capital (Brazil) Ge Li, WuXi Apptec (China) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Biocon (India) Their opinions and advice on a diverse range of subjects is explored in a Q&A while their individual stories are told in accompanying profiles.  Don’t miss this special section in the Read More >

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