You’ll experience powerful business partnering, benefit from invaluable education sessions and have the chance to network with 15,000 of the industry’s best and brightest at BIO.
The BIO International Convention is the largest global event for the biotechnology industry and attracts the biggest names in biotech, offers key networking and partnering opportunities, and provides insights and inspiration on the major trends affecting the industry.
Keynote Luncheons: Featuring world-renowned speakers
Super Sessions: Industry analysis, projections, and discussion on hot topics
Specialty Forums: Offering a deeper dive into topics, many forums include networking receptions
Tracks: Perfect for attendees wishing to sample sessions across a variety of topics
BIO covers the wide spectrum of life science innovations and application areas. Drug discovery, biomanufacturing, genomics, biofuels, nanotechnology and cell therapy are just a few of the industries represented at the BIO International Convention.
The four key elements of the event are:
BIO Education Program
BIO One-on-One Partnering™
Why Exhibit at BIO?
Previous BIO Exhibitions have featured more than 1,800 exhibitors and covered over 160,000 square feet. The events included 55 state, regional and country pavilions who in turn hosted many companies from their regions.
Exhibitors reach high-level executives and influential decision makers who come to BIO to discover new players in the industry, form partnerships and evaluate emerging technologies.
Events have attracted up to 15,800 attendees from thousands of organizations including the leading biotech companies, top 25 pharma companies, top 20 CROs and CMOs, more than 300 academic institutions including the major research labs and government agencies and the leading consultants and service companies.
Attendee Key Technologies and Product Categories:
Plant & Animal Made Pharmaceuticals
Clinical Research & Lab Services
Stem Cell Research
Drug Discovery & Development
The BIO International Convention brings thousands of biotechnology leaders from 60+ countries together for one week of intensive, networking activity where new opportunities are identified and promising partnerships begin.
As an exhibitor, you will reach high-level executives and influential decision makers who come to BIO to discover new players in the industry, form partnerships and evaluate emerging technologies.
BIO is the world's largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products. BIO also produces the BIO International Convention, the world’s largest gathering of the biotechnology industry, along with industry-leading investor and partnering meetings held around the world. BIOtechNOW is BIO's blog chronicling “innovations transforming our world” and the BIO Newsletter is the organization’s bi-weekly email newsletter.”