Press Releases

October 9 2013

The Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) 2013 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial...

June 12 2013

The 10th Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology will host the Clean Tech Investor...

June 4 2013

The 2013 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology this June 16-19 in Montreal, Canada at...

May 30 2013

The industrial biotech sector supports reform of the Toxic Substances Control Act that...

May 21 2013

BIO invites leaders from the biotechnology, chemical and agricultural industries to submit...

April 18 2013

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) named Dr. Jay Keasling as the recipient of its...

April 9 2013

“We could not be more excited to celebrate the 10th anniversary of BIO’s World...

March 7 2013

Global biofuel and renewable chemical company executives and managers developing strategies to...

February 21 2013

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced its plenary session program for the...

February 6 2013

BIO announced that it is accepting nominations for the annual George Washington Carver Award...

January 25 2013

Today the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced the 2013 Pacific Rim Summit on...

December 17 2012

Today the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced registration and housing are now...

October 3 2012

The Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) 2012 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial...

September 24 2012

The Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) 2012 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial...

September 12 2012

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) invites leaders from the biotechnology, chemical...

August 24 2012

BIO thanked Gov. Mitt Romney for his stated intention to “support increased market...

August 22 2012

The Summit will bring together industry leaders, university researchers and venture...

August 7 2012

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today announced more than 100 speakers covering...

April 19 2012

Representatives from the Dow Chemical Company, Coca Cola, the National Defense Center for...

April 12 2012

(BIO) announced the industrial biotechnology companies selected to present their technology...

April 5 2012

Executives from brand-name consumer product companies will discuss the strategies for adoption...

March 15 2012

We are excited to bring this conference to Orlando to highlight the industry's growth,...

September 1 2011

Research and development in synthetic biology is an evolution of biotechnology innovation that...

April 28 2011

During BIO's 8th annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing,...

April 21 2011

Corporate leaders will discuss benefits for businesses and consumers through incorporation of...

April 14 2011

Business executives, scientists and policy makers will highlight opportunities to...

March 31 2011

BIO announces the industrial biotechnology companies selected to present their technology...

March 21 2011

Industry analysts are projecting double digit growth in the biobased product sector, and an...

March 7 2011

Company C-level executives, scientists and government officials from Canada, Europe and the...

February 15 2011

Brent Erickson, executive vice president of the Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (...

January 13 2011

More than 1,000 high-profile scientists, executives, government officials and investors are...

December 16 2010

Research and development in synthetic biology is an evolution of biotechnology innovation that...

May 24 2010

Achievement of a milestone in creating synthetic life in the form of a self-replicating cell...

May 4 2010

A new report issued by the Biotechnology Industry Organization underscores how biotechnology...

August 27 2012
We are writing to caution against granting a waiver for the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). A number of groups and some governors seem to believe that the RFS is a substantial part of the equation when it comes to grain prices, and waiving the program this year or next will ease the impact of the drought on consumers. There is substantial evidence to the contrary.
October 1 2010
BIO submitted letters to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues proposing formation of a federal interagency working group to coordinate all agencies’ approaches to regulating synthetic biology.
January 26 2010
BIO is generally supportive of the referenced draft guidance and considers it an important initial step towards screening both producers and customers.
October 16 2014
BIO member companies Solazyme, Inc. and Amyris receive awards.
October 9 2013
The Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) 2013 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy will feature presentations on recent innovations in using synthetic biology for renewable chemicals and algae biofuels.
June 12 2013
The 10th Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology will host the Clean Tech Investor Sessions featuring innovative industrial biotechnology companies selected to present to an elite audience of investors and analysts. 
June 4 2013
The 2013 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology this June 16-19 in Montreal, Canada at the Palais des congrès de Montréal will mark the event’s 10th anniversary. 
May 30 2013
The industrial biotech sector supports reform of the Toxic Substances Control Act that promotes innovation in renewable chemicals, which consumers can be confident are cleaner, healthier and safer.