Tag Archives: BIO EVENT

The Eyes Have It According to Recent VC Funding Patterns

BIF_logo

A recent Wall Street Journal analysis of venture capital investment trends since 1999 reveals which human body parts are experiencing the biggest rise in funding. The report was based on data from thousands of financings of startups from 1999 through the first half of 2014, provided by VentureSource, a database owned by Dow Jones & Company. And while many would assume the funding was largely pumped in to cardiovascular disease, they would be wrong. “The Read More >

Inside BIO Industry Analysis  |  Leave a comment  |  Email This Post
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

BIO 2015 Program Co-Chair Asks the Question – Will You Be A Change Agent?

bio_convention_logo

In a recent blog post, Rob Wright of Life Science Leader challenges biotechnology, pharmaceutical, business development, life sciences and policy experts to be a change agent in 2015 and submit a topic proposal for sessions at the 2015 BIO International Convention. “Don’t let BIO’s size keep you on the sidelines as a bystander. Don’t assume someone else will step up or has better wisdom to share. Instead, I challenge you to submit a session proposal Read More >

Events  |  Leave a comment  |  Email This Post
Tags: , , , ,

BIO to Host High-Level Speakers at 2014 LBS

LBS-graphic-200x100 copy

Early bird registration ends on August 29, 2014! BIO is excited to announce that South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard will be presenting welcoming remarks to Summit attendees on Wednesday, September 17th.  Keep watch for the official announcement and statement from the Governor here. Additionally, Dr. Richard Raymond, former USDA Undersecretary of Agriculture for Food Safety, will deliver a keynote address at this year’s Livestock Biotech Summit, BIO recently announced. Prior to his appointment at the USDA, Dr. Read More >

Farmer Gene  |  Leave a comment  |  Email This Post
Tags: , , , , ,

Promising vaccine companies set to take the stage at BIO Investor Forum

BIF_logo

It is no secret that vaccines are a hot space in biotech right now, and the 13th Annual BIO Investor Forum will feature several companies working on promising vaccine R&D. The event, scheduled for October 7-8 in San Francisco, Calif., will feature 120 late-stage private and emerging public company presentations. Attendees at the BIO Investor Forum will hear from Immunovaccine, a clinical-stage vaccine development company focused on product candidates for cancer therapy, infectious disease and Read More >

Events, Health  |  Leave a comment  |  Email This Post
Tags: , , , , , , ,

BIO Latin America Program Highlights

LatinAmerica_205x100_Thumbnail copy

BIO Latin America is just one short month away, September 9-11 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and with this in mind BIO has announced the preliminary program as well as an initial list of presenting companies. Program topics include: Regional Biotech Development: Frameworks for Innovation Incentivizing Entrepreneurship and Investment in Latin America The Innovation Ecosystem in Brazil: From Biofuels to Biotherapeutics Tech Transfer: Industry and University Collaborations Regional Regulations for Biotherapeutics Clinical Trials: Addressing Challenges Read More >

Events  |  Leave a comment  |  Email This Post
Tags: , , , ,