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The 2015 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology Closes in Montreal - Event Sets New Record for Partnering Meetings

Jul 22 2015
This year’s Conference drew around 1,200 industry leaders from 725 companies, 50 countries and 37 states, as well as the District of Columbia. Organized by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), the World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology hosted more than 1,400 partnering meetings, a 40% increase from the 2014 BIO World Congress.

BIO CEO Participates in Stakeholder Forum on the Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and Biobased Product Manufacturing Assistance Program

Jul 16 2015
BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood was invited to make a presentation and participate in today’s national stakeholder forum, hosted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, to announce the new Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and Biobased Product Manufacturing Assistance Program (“Section 9003 Program”).

Media Advisory: Dr. Jennifer Holmgren to Receive BIO Award Honoring an Outstanding Woman in Industrial Biotechnology

Jul 14 2015
Dr. Jennifer Holmgren, Chief Executive Officer of the innovative carbon recycling company LanzaTech, will deliver remarks and will be presented the inaugural Rosalind Franklin Award by BIO at the 2015 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology in Montréal.

BIO Applauds Committee Passage of Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

Jul 14 2015
BIO applauds bipartisan action today by the U.S. House Agriculture Committee to advance the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act (H.R. 1599).

Media Advisory: Solazyme CEO Jonathan S. Wolfson to Receive the 2015 George Washington Carver Award

Jul 13 2015
The George Washington Carver Award Will Be Presented at the 12th Annual BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology; Winner to Provide Remarks

The 20TH Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Industrial Biotechnology Companies for Innovative Efforts to Tackle Climate Change and Pollution Prevention

Jul 13 2015
Biotechnology companies LanzaTech and Renmatix today received awards in the Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge for industrial biotechnology applications that produce carbon negative renewable chemicals and fuels. BIO congratulates its member companies on receiving the awards, which recognize industrial biotechnology’s contribution to reducing pollution at the source.

BIO Praises House of Representatives for 21st Century Cures Legislation Passage

Jul 10 2015
We praise the House of Representatives for today’s vote to pass 21st Century Cures legislation that recognizes the critical link between research, development and reimbursement to expedite the delivery of breakthrough treatments and cures to patients suffering from life-threatening and debilitating diseases.  

U.S. Farmers Choose to Plant Biotech Crop Varieties, Report Shows

Jul 10 2015
American farmers continue to value the economic, environmental and societal benefits of genetically engineered (GE) crops – especially GE soybeans, cotton and corn – according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

BIO Opposes Brat Amendment to Make Mandatory NIH Funding Discretionary

Jul 8 2015
BIO issued the following statement regarding an amendment to the 21st Century Cures Initiative legislation filed by Rep. Dave Brat (R-VA) that would convert the mandatory funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to discretionary spending. 

BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology Special Topic Workshops to Focus on Current Investment Trends

Jul 8 2015
BIO is pleased to announce the schedule of workshops for the 2015 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology. These workshops are designed for focused discussions on the newest trends in business strategies, investment opportunities and technology development in industrial biotechnology.