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Education Overview

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology program provides a unique forum for business executives, industry leaders, government officials, and academic researchers to share the latest advances in renewable chemicals, synthetic biology, enzymes, food ingredients, biofuels, algae and more. 

Want to submit a proposal for a 2018 session or speaker? Call for proposals is open through January 19, 2018. 

Learn How to Submit a Session Proposal  

Breakout Sessions 

The breakout program is designed to keep you on the cutting edge of industrial biotech with 7 diverse content tracks

Specialty Food Ingredients, Flavors and Fragrances Agricultural Crop Technologies and Biomass Supply
Renewable Chemicals and Biobased Products Advanced Biofuels and Biorefinery Platforms
Synthetic Biology and Gene Editing Algae Production Technologies (New!)
Growing Global Biobased Markets

Plenary Program

The 2017 plenary sessions featured a line-up of leading industry executives from key industrial biotech sectors. The 2017 plenary program featured executives from the biofuels, household and personal care, and airline industries discussing technology breakthroughs, business partnerships and sustainability initiatives at a global scale.