BIO Digital

June 10-11 & 14-18, 2021

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BIO Digital 2021 will spotlight biotech’s transformative role and impact on today’s four key challenges – COVID, social justice, the economy and climate change. Take a preliminary look at BIO’s event program schedule below. Stay tuned for upcoming announcements on speakers, sessions, exciting networking opportunities and more!

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All times displayed as Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) *Schedule of events of of April 08, 2021.  Subject to change.

June 10-11 - Innovation Stage

Join the hottest companies in biotech as they take the Innovation Stage! Showcase new global industry insights, engage directly with attendees, and make the critical connections needed to move your business forward via this new interactive forum.

Thursday, June 10
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available! 
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM  BIO Digital Walk to San Diego Kick Off! 
Open to BIO All Access and BIO Connect attendees 
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Global Marketplace Showcases and Networking 

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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Start-Up Stadium  
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  Academic Campus: “What’s Next Tech” Virtual Meet Up 

 

Friday, June 11
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available! 
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM 

BIO Digital Peloton Session – with concurrent Zwift session through BiotechBikers 

Learn about our other Friday time zones’ sessions here. RVSP open to BIO All Access and BIO Connect attendees 

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Global Marketplace Showcases and Networking 

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1:00 PM – 2:00 PM  Virtual Patient Networking Hour 
3:00 PM  - 4:30 PM  Start-Up Stadium

 

June 14-18 BIO Digital Week

Monday, June 14
All Day BIO One-on-One Partnering™
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available!
All Day BIO Digital  Wellbeing Lounge: On-Demand Programming Available! 
9:15 AM - 10:05 AM

Opening Keynote: Breaking Barriers in Biotech: COVID-19 and the Future of Biotech  

10:05 AM - 10:40 AM

Keynote: Breaking Barriers in Vaccine Development: A Conversation with Dr. Albert Bourla, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Pfizer 

Sponsored by Avantor 

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM Keynote Listening Lens Conversations: Breaking Barriers in Vaccine Development  
11:05 AM - 5:00 PM

Education Program 

Join our Micro-Community Roundtables during the afternoon!  

 

Tuesday, June 15
All Day BIO One-on-One Partnering
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available! 
All Day BIO Digital Wellbeing Lounge: On-Demand Programming Available! 
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

NEW keynote! Breaking Barriers in Trade: A Conversation with Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General, World Trade Organization

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM Keynote: Medicine and the Media with Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN; Multiple Award-Winning Journalist, Author and Neurosurgeon
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM 

Keynote: Breaking Barriers in Foreign Policy: A Conversation with Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations.

Sponsored by Samsung Biologics 

10:40 AM – 11:00 AM   Keynote Listening Lens Conversations: Breaking Barriers in Foreign Policy  
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Education Program 

Join our Micro-Community Roundtables during the afternoon! 

Wednesday, June 16
All Day BIO One-on-One Partnering
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available! 
All Day BIO Digital Wellbeing Lounge: On-Demand Programming Available! 
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM 

BIO Digital Peloton Session – with concurrent Zwift session through BiotechBikers 

Learn about our other Wednesday time zones’ sessions here. 

10:00 AM  - 10:40 AM

Keynote: Breaking Barriers in Science: Dr. Jennifer Doudna, Nobel Laureate and CRISPR Pioneer 

Sponsored by Johnson & Johnson 

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM Keynote Listening Lens Conversations: Breaking Barriers in Science  
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Education Program 

Join our Micro-Community Roundtables during the afternoon! 

Thursday, June 17
All Day BIO One-on-One Partnering
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available! 
All Day BIO Digital Wellbeing Lounge: On-Demand Programming Available! 
10:05 AM - 10:40 AM 

Keynote: Breaking Barriers to Corporate Responsibility: A Conversation with Michel Vounatsos, Chief Executive Officer, Biogen 

Sponsored by Biogen 

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM Keynote Listening Lens Conversations: Breaking Barriers to Corporate Responsibility 
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Education Program 

Join our Micro-Community Roundtables during the afternoon! 

5:00 PM – 5:05 PM  Closing Remarks with Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath, President and CEO, BIO 
5:05 PM – 5:45 PM  BIO Digital Walk to San Diego Closing Happy Hour 

 

Friday, June 18
All Day BIO One-on-One Partnering
All Day Innovation Stage: On-Demand Programming Available!