BioMalaysia/Pacific Rim Summit Plenaries to Address Building Businesses, Attracting Investment in the Bioeconomy

Nov 16 2011
The 2011 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy, to be held Nov. 21-23, 2011, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre with the BioMalaysia 2011 Conference & Exhibition, will present two morning plenary sessions, featuring panels of high-level executives from international biobased product manufacturers.

BIO Strongly Supports Reauthorization of PAHPA and BioShield Special Reserve Fund

Nov 15 2011
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood issued the following statement in strong support of the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA) Reauthorization of 2011.

BIO International Convention Wins Trade Show News Network Award for Social Media

Nov 9 2011
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) has received a Trade Show News Network Event Excellence Award (T-Award) for best social/media marketing for the BIO International Convention.

A Stable Renewable Fuel Standard Is Needed to Meet Biofuel Production Goals, BIO Says

Nov 2 2011
Advanced biofuels companies continue to make progress in bringing new technology to the fuels market, relying on consistent implementation of the Renewable Fuel Standard, BIO said today as it submitted documents to the House Science Energy and Environment Subcommittee for a hearing on Motor Fuel Standards.

BIO Praises Passage of Small Company Capital Formation Act

Nov 2 2011
The Small Company Capital Formation Act (HR 1070) passed today by a vote of 421-1.

BIO Applauds Sen. Stabenow’s Bill to Extend Advanced Energy Project Credit to Renewable Chemicals and Biobased Products

Nov 2 2011
Biobased products and renewable chemicals can contribute to energy security and create new jobs and so should be eligible for advanced energy project credits.

BIO Announces Key Senior Staff Hires

Oct 28 2011
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood announced today two outstanding new hires to serve as part of BIO’s senior management team.

Missouri Science and Innovation Reinvestment Act Will Spur Economic Growth

Oct 26 2011
 BIO Commends Governor Nixon and Missouri Legislature for Commitment to Industry

BIO Expresses Strong Support for Timely Reauthorization of PDUFA

Oct 24 2011
In a public meeting hosted by FDA, BIO  expressed strong support for the PDUFA V recommendations as they will enhance the drug development and review process through increased transparency and scientific dialogue, advance regulatory science, strengthen post-market surveillance, and provide patients and doctors with earlier access to breakthrough therapies.

Pacific Rim Summit to Highlight U.S.-Asia Partnership Opportunities for Biofuels, Renewable Chemicals

Oct 19 2011
 The 2011 Pacific Rim Summit will be held in conjunction with the BioMalaysia 2011 Conference & Exhibition, Nov. 21-23, 2011, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Malaysia.