Press Releases

The BIO Investor Forum will be October 9-10 in San Francisco, CA.

At BIO India, views were expressed on public policies that are intended to bring about innovation, collaboration and investment in the biotech sector, in particular strong intellectual property (IP) protections and regulatory mechanisms.

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) invites leaders from the biotechnology, chemical and agricultural industries to submit proposals and abstracts for panels, individual papers, and posters for the 2013 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing. 

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced today Dr. Jon Hagler, Missouri Director of Agriculture, will deliver a keynote address at the BIO Livestock Biotech Summit this September. 

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced today Justin Chesnut, Director of the Poultry Business Unit for Elanco Animal Health, will deliver the opening keynote address at the BIO Livestock Biotech Summit this September. 

The 2012 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy will feature two breakout sessions focusing on commercial applications for algae and advances in algal biomass production and processing. 

BIO Investor Forum will be held October 9-10, 2012 in San Francisco, CA.

Event to take place in Shanghai, China, October 24-25, 2012.

The Livestock Biotech Summit announced its breakout sessions for the September conference, which will focus on communication; care and use of animals in research; and financing the future of food, fiber and pharmaceuticals. 

BIO thanked Gov. Mitt Romney for his stated intention to “support increased market penetration and competition among energy sources by maintaining the RFS” in “The Romney Plan For A Stronger Middle Class: ENERGY INDEPENDENCE,” released yesterday. 

BIO India will be held September 12-13 at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai.

The Summit will bring together industry leaders, university researchers and venture capitalists to facilitate networking and business partnerships this October 10-12 at the Westin Bayshore in Vancouver, Canada.

The Renewable Fuel Standard provides the fundamental foundation driving private investment in America’s advanced biofuels industry.  A waiver of the RFS is unlikely to provide relief from this year’s drought. But it could extend by several years the drought in investment capital for advanced biofuels.

BIO Investor Forum will be held October 9-10, 2012 in San Francisco, CA 

BIO India will be held September 12-13 at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai.

The Renewable Fuel Standard (FRS) sets a path for U.S. energy security, reduced reliance on foreign oil and a cleaner environment; and it’s working. 

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today announced more than 100 speakers covering the latest in industrial biotechnology at the 2012 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy

Event to take place in Shanghai, China, October 24-25, 2012 .

Waiving the federal Renewable Fuel Standard even for one year will produce instability in the program for several years, causing uncertainty for companies investing in advanced biofuels and for farmers growing next-generation energy crops. 

Producing renewable chemicals and biobased products using homegrown biotechnology can generate additional employment opportunities across the United States, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and its member companies said today. 

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today thanked Sens. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and members of the Senate Finance Committee. 

The global event for biotech will take place in Chicago, IL, April 22-25, 2013.

The measure forces certain companies to pay for disposal.

The House Subcommittee on Capital Markets held a hearing entitled “The 10th Anniversary of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.” Jeff Hatfield, President and CEO of Vitae Pharmaceuticals, presented testimony about the effects of regulatory burdens in Sarbanes-Oxley.