The BIO World Congress provides an unparalleled platform for innovative thinkers to share their ideas, technologies and industry expertise. Attend education all week long, choosing from dozens of breakout sessions, company presentations, 30 + Start-Up Stadium pitches and more!
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Breakout Program Panel Sessions
Sessions consist of a panel in which speakers interact and present differing viewpoints on a debatable topic from one of the six diverse program tracks below. A moderator will facilitate formal Q & A with the audience and panelists for a minimum of 15 minutes after the presentations. Browse the Breakout Session Program.
2019 Session Track Themes
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Enjoy a quick meal over an engaging panel discussion from industry experts and business executives as they debate critical topics impacting today's industry. These can't-miss headliners will discuss topics such as the new food revolution, the impact of sustainability on a biobased future, plus presentation of BIO's 2019 industry awards.
Highly interactive, focused sessions designed for specifc discussions on business or technical information. Choose from four 90-minute specialty workshop options on Monday, July 8. Browse All Workshops.
Company and Technical Presentations are short yet detailed, fast moving and concise presentations given by a senior level executive or an academician who is an expert in the field of industrial biotechnology. These presentations showcase technology development, process improvements, product pipeline, R&D activities, technology transfer opportunities, business objectives, building partnerships, and potential investment goals. Presentations are 13 minutes long, including a brief introduction and Q&A with the audience. Applications must be submitted by May 10, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST. Learn more about Company and Technical Presentations.