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The 2017 BIO World Congress Comes to a Close in Montreal

The 14th annual BIO World Congress drew 954 attendees. The world’s largest industrial biotechnology event hosted more than 227 speakers in seven education tracks and five plenaries and set a new conference record for partnering meetings.

Democrats' Plan on Drug Costs a “Bad Deal for Patients and the Future of American Innovation”

Plan will restrict seniors’ access to prescription drugs and undermine quest for biopharmaceutical innovations and cures Washington, DC (July 24, 2017) – Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) Director of Communications Brian Newell released the following statement regarding the drug cost plan released today by Congressional Democrats:

Gord Surgeoner to Receive 2017 BIO Leadership and Legacy Award

Dr. Gord Surgeoner, OOnt, former president of Ontario Agri-Food Technologies (OAFT), will receive the 2nd annual BIO Leadership and Legacy Award on Wednesday July 26, 2017, during a lunch plenary session of the 2017 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology.

BIO Statement on the Status of the U.S.-China 100-Day Plan

Washington, D.C. (July 17, 2017) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) today issued the following statement on the status of the U.S.-China 100-day plan:

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo Presented 2017 BIO Governor of the Year Award

BIO today presented Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo with its 2017 Governor of the Year award in recognition of her leadership and commitment to strengthening the bioscience industry within Rhode Island. Governor Raimondo received the award at the National Governor’s Association Summer Meeting, held at the Providence Convention Center.

Joanne Duncan (BIO) at the 2017 BIO International Convention

Rob Wright interviews Joanne Duncan (BIO) at the 2017 BIO International Convention Buzz Center.

Dr. Yuan Yao and Dr. Henry Havel (Phytoption) at the 2017 BIO International Convention

Rob Wright interviews Dr. Yuan Yao and Dr. Henry Havel (Phytoption) at the 2017 BIO International Convention Buzz Center.

Leen Kawas (M3 Biotechnologies) at the 2017 BIO International Convention

Peter Frey interviews Leen Kawas (M3 Biotechnologies) at the 2017 BIO International Convention Buzz Center.

Dr. Jeremy Levin (Ovid Therapeutics) at the 2017 BIO International Convention

Mike Huckman interviews Dr. Jeremy Levin (Ovid Therapeutics) at the 2017 BIO International Convention Buzz Center.

Jennifer Dent (BIO Ventures for Global Health) at the 2017 BIO International Convention

Mike Huckman interviews Jennifer Dent (BIO Ventures for Global Health) at the 2017 BIO International Convention Buzz Center.