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See What’s New at the 2015 BIO Investor Forum

October 15, 2015
The 2015 BIO Investor Forum is just two weeks away, and it’s gearing up to be the most productive Forum yet. The event will take place October 20-21, 2015 at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco, California, and will feature several new programs and activities for attendees. Register now to join your colleagues for an exciting two days of networking, company presentations, BIO One-on-OneTM partnering meetings, and exciting expert-led panels. Here's what to expect in 2015:

Celebrating the Fierce 15


BIO and FierceBiotech will celebrate the 15 privately held drug developers and platform biotechs with the potential to have a huge impact on the treatment of human diseases. Join us at a reception on October 20 on the 2nd Floor of Cable 55 as we celebrate Fierce 15 winners, past and present. Join past winners including Ultragenyx, Adaptimmune, Sutro Biopharma and meet 2015 winners NGM Bio and Revolution Medicines.

New Location! Parc 55 San Francisco


Located at 55 Cyril Magnin Street, the new venue features breathtaking views of Union Square, Twin Peaks and the bay from every room and suite. We hope you’ll love it as much as we do.

Monday BIO SPARK Showcase Event


Happening on the Monday before the official start of the conference, the BIO SPARK Showcase Event provides an excellent opportunity for academic researchers in the SPARK network to showcase drug development programs that are ready for partnering or venture funding. The symposium will feature a keynote speech by Dr. Daria Mochly-Rosen, SPARK Director and George D. Smith Professor in Translational Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine. See the lineup of speakers and RSVP here.

More Company Presentations


This year will feature over 180 company presentations by discovery companies (under 25M raised to date in Seed or Series A financing rounds), established private companies (over 25M raised and in Series B and above) and emerging public companies. We've even added a fifth presentation room to accommodate the increase in presenting companies this year.

We can't wait to see you in San Francisco!