BIO Announces Policy Panel Keynote Session for 2011 BIO International Convention

Apr 19 2011
Democratic and Republican party leaders and strategists will share their differing perspectives in a keynote panel, titled "The Future of Healthcare Reform," during a Keynote Luncheon at the 2011 BIO International Convention.

Renewable Fuel Standard Provides Market Space and Predictable Price for Advanced Biofuels

Apr 19 2011
The federal Renewable Fuel Standard provides the stable market support and pricing system necessary to attract private investment to the development of advanced biofuels.

House Judiciary Committee’s Patent Reform Bill is in Need of Reform, Says BIO

Apr 15 2011
BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood releases statement regarding the America Invents Act, H.R. 1249, which passed the House Committee on the Judiciary yesterday.

Author Daniel H. Pink to Keynote BIO Human Resources 2011 Conference

Apr 14 2011
World-renowned author Daniel H. Pink will deliver the keynote address at the BIO Human Resources 2011 Conference.

Corporate Leaders to Present Global View on Commercialization of Industrial Biotechnology at BIO’s World Congress

Apr 14 2011
Business executives, scientists and policy makers will highlight opportunities to commercialize new manufacturing technologies at BIO’s 8th annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing.

Congress Must Maintain Commitment to Advanced Biofuels and Renewable Fuel Standard, BIO Says

Apr 13 2011
According to BIO, the Renewable Fuel Standard provides the market and regulatory certainty necessary to drive private investment and maintain progress in research and development of advanced biofuels.

Report Highlights Benefits of Biotech Crops

Apr 13 2011
Annual report prepared by UK-based PG Economics highlights agricultural biotechnology as continuing to provide important economic and environmental benefits as well as make positive contributions to global food production and food security.

Leaders in Science, Advocacy to Judge 2011 Biotech Humanitarian Award

Apr 12 2011
BIO announces a distinguished panel of judges who will evaluate nominations for the third annual Biotech Humanitarian Award and select the 2011 Honoree.

BIO Announces Royal DSM CEO Feike Sijbesma as Recipient of the 2011 George Washington Carver Award for Innovation in Industrial Biotechnology

Apr 11 2011
BIO announces that Royal DSM CEO/Chairman of the Managing Board Feike Sijbesma will be presented the annual George Washington Carver Award for Innovation in Industrial Biotechnology at the upcoming 2011 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing.

Biotech Leader Provides Testimony at Congressional Hearing on SBIR/STTR Renewal

Apr 7 2011
Today, the House Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology will hold a hearing on The Creating Jobs Through Small Business Innovation Act of 2011, a bill that would reauthorize the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, which help fund small innovative companies on the brink of new technologies and discoveries.