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BIO Officially Opens Registration for the 2017 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

February 8, 2017
We are  pleased to announce BIO’s World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology conference that brings together from across the globe business leaders, investors, academics and policymakers in the biofuels, biobased products, renewable chemicals, synthetic biology, food ingredients and biomass sectors. The conference will be held July 23-26, 2017 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal in Montréal, Canada. Registration and housing is now open!

Take a moment to watch this short video about the conference and attendee comments.

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Education and Plenary: BIO will announce its program in March/April of 2017 - stay tuned for details on our new tracks: Flavors, Fragrances and Food Ingredients, as well as Agricultural Crop Technologies and Biomass Supply!

BIO One-on-One Partnering™ drives the world’s largest biotech partnering event.  Connect with thousands of companies through BIO’s One-on-One Partnering™ system and identify potential partners and schedule meetings prior to the Convention. In 2016, the BIO World Congress hosted 1,900+ 25-minute partnering meetings in 3 days.  Our unique and confidential business partnering systems is really  taking off!

Exhibit in Montreal! As an exhibitor at the BIO World Congress, you will gain visibility in front of influential decision makers and form valuable partnerships with leading companies, investors, researchers and more! Exhibitors will also have access to BIO’s One-on-One Partnering™ system.

Who Attends In 2016, the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology drew around 907 industry leaders from 529 companies, 32 countries and 31 states, as well as the District of Columbia. View our attendee summary.

You may want to plant your vacation around the conferences since Montreal is a terrific venue in July with lots to see and do! To learn more about the event and available registration packages, please visit