North Carolina, USA - Global Innovation Hub

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM, Tuesday, June 4,2019 ・ Theater 4
North Carolina is leading the transformation toward better health worldwide. We’re a global source for new and better vaccines, therapeutics, devices, and diagnostics as well as improvements in agriculture. We’re home to household names, and our trained workforce runs facilities for Biogen, Novo Nordisk, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Cook Medical and more. We’ve added gene therapy to our portfolio, with AveXis, bluebird bio, and Pfizer. We’re the birthplace and epicenter of the contract research industry, with headquarters of giants IQVIA, PPD, PRA Health Sciences, and Syneos Health. At the center of it all, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center connects companies to resources to speed products to market. With big-name and entrepreneurial companies, industry-focused training programs and top-tier universities, North Carolina is an ideal place to discover, develop and manufacture life science products. Come learn why North Carolina is consistently a top U.S. life science cluster. Please join us as North Carolina Biotechnology Center shares why North Carolina is a global hub for biotech innovation: 1) Strong talent pool 2) Strong Cluster 3) International Connections 4) Science-based Partnerships 5) North Carolina Biotechnology Center as a resource
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Business Development Director
North Carolina Biotechnology Center