World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world's largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals.

BIO thanks their 2014 partner,  PHLLife, who helped bring the conference to Philadelphia highlighting the industry's growth, importance for generating green jobs, making greener products and cleaner processes all aimed at building a biobased economy.

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Philadelphia Highlights

  • 1,100 attendees from 680 companies and 45 countries
  • 1,000+ BIO One on One Partnering Meetings
  • 5 high-level Plenary Sessions
  • 8 Breakout Session Tracks
  • Clean Tech Investor Sessions
  • A vibrant exhibit hall featuring 50 exhibitors
  • 60 Poster Presentations
  • Presentation of the Carver Award to Ellen Kullman,  CEO, DuPont- View her keynote here!

Save the Date- July 19-22, 2015

The12th Annual BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology will return to Montreal July 19-22, 2015!

Who should attend? Industry and academic scientists; business executives, government policy makers, stakeholders, and investors.

Call For Papers is NOW OPEN! Don't miss your chance to speak in the 2015 World Congress Breakout Program.
Submit your abstract today.

BIO World Congress Buzz

BIO World Congress Wrap Up, Paul Winters, BIOtechNow
DuPont CEO Calls for Supporting RFS - Cindy Zimmerman, Domestic Fuel 
Commercilization of Drop-in Biofuels, Erick Lutt,  BIOtechNow
BIO Member News Roundup, Paul Winters, BIOtechNow

Conference Fact Sheet

Conference Fact Sheet