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Shaping the Future of BIO 2017: Tips for Getting the Best Sessions and Speakers on Stage in San Diego

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As the summer begins winding down and the year ahead looms ever closer, it’s time to get ready for BIO 2017! We need your help in shaping the future of the BIO education program. The annual Call for Sessions and Speakers opens September 15 and runs through October 13. Our survey results and event feedback indicate that last year’s program was the best ever with record breaking attendance and the emergence of breakthrough ideas discussed Read More >

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Vote for Your Favorite Innovator – BIF’s Buzz of BIO Voting Now Open!

Buzz of BIO contest, BIO Investor Forum

During the past week nominations were accepted for this year’s Buzz of BIO contest sponsored by the 2016 BIO Investor Forum (BIF)—October 18-19 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. Ten innovative biotech companies were nominated in each of two categories—Early Stage Entrepreneurs and Late Stage Leaders. Now it’s time to vote. Cast your ballot for a company in each category. Winners will receive complimentary conference registration, a Company Presentation and promotion to industry leaders including Read More >

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BVGH Releases Report on BIO 2016 International Convention Activities

Dr. Bennet Omalu speaks at the BVGH African Pavilion

BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), an organization dedicated to improving global health through programs and initiatives that engage pharmaceutical and diagnostic companies, released a report highlighting its BIO 2016 Convention outreach activities including an expanded African Pavilion, a panel session, Global Innovation Hub presentations and more. “Building on the success of its multi-African country pavilion at the 2015 Convention, BVGH coordinated a larger Africa pavilion and expanded Africa-focused programing at the 2016 Convention. With 16 Read More >

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Plan Now to Attend the 15th Annual BIO Investor Forum Oct 18-19, San Francisco

BIO Investor Forum

The BIO Investor Forum, now in its 15th year, is open for registration. An international conference with plenary sessions, business roundtables, company presentations, therapeutic workshops, networking opportunities and partnering meetings, it is designed to help early-stage companies find sources of capital. Attendees will have opportunities to learn about the latest investment trends as well as showcase their company to qualified investors. BIO is pleased to announce that Rachel Haurwitz, PhD, CEO of Caribou Biosciences, will Read More >

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Celebrating the Past, Present, and Future of Ag Biotech at the BIO 2016 Conference

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In the years since biotech crops were first commercially planted in 1996, farmers worldwide have been enjoying their numerous agronomic, economic, and environmental benefits.  To celebrate 20 years of biotech successes CropLife International is organizing Table for Twenty events around the world throughout the year. These dinner dialogues are bringing together leading voices in agriculture, food policy, and science to reflect back and consider the future of farming. The Council for Biotechnology Information and GMO Read More >

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