Senator Roberts Honored as BIO Legislator of the Year

Apr 14 2016
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) announced today its selection of Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) as a 2016 Legislator of the Year. Senator Roberts receives the award in conjunction with today’s BIO Legislative Day Fly-In.

Media Advisory: J. Craig Venter, Ph.D to Receive the 2016 BIO George Washington Carver Award

Apr 14 2016
The George Washington Carver Award Will Be Presented at the 13th Annual BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology; Winner to Deliver Remarks

Report Shows Biotech Crops Continue to be Favored Globally by Farmers

Apr 13 2016
Millions of farmers around the world have reaped more than US$150 billion in benefits from biotech crops since 1996, according to a new adoption study released today.

Fireside Chats Announced for 2016 BIO International Convention

Apr 12 2016
Speakers include FDA Commissioner, Robert Califf and University of California President, Janet Napolitano

BIO Announces Programming for the 2016 BIO World Congress IP Symposium

Apr 12 2016
The IP Symposium: “Where IP meets IB” will take place on April 20, 2016 and consist of two panels of experts who will highlight the value of intellectual property in industrial biotechnology. 

Digital Health Summer Summit and BIO International Convention to Convene Under One Roof to Ignite the Digital Health Tipping Point

Apr 11 2016
Both conferences to be held in San Francisco June 6 - 9, 2016 bringing leaders in biotech, pharma and technology together  

BIO Announces GreenTech Investor Sessions for 2016 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

Apr 7 2016
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) has announced the elite group of emerging industrial biotechnology companies that will be presenting at the GreenTech Investor Sessions during BIO’s 13th Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology.

BIO Praises Advancement of Senate Biomedical Innovation Legislation

Apr 6 2016
Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood released the following statement regarding today’s Senate HELP Committee mark-up of legislation as part of the Senate biomedical innovation initiative...

Biofuel Trade Associations Ask Congressional Leaders to Extend Advanced Biofuel Incentives

Apr 5 2016
Today, six biofuel trade associations sent a letter to House and Senate leaders asking Congress for a multiyear extension of advanced biofuel tax credits. 

BIO Announces IAR – The French Bioeconomy Cluster as a Key Supporting Organization of the 2016 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

Apr 4 2016
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is pleased to announce that Europe’s largest cluster of bioeconomy companies, IAR, will be a top supporting organization of BIO’s 13th Annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology.