The BIO International Convention
The BIO International Convention is hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO). BIO represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products.
John, Richard, Juliet and Anita will be attending this one, the convention is an excellent opportunity to meet global biotech and pharma leaders as well as get involved in some of the impressive 1500 education sessions. Illingworth will make up just four of the 16,000+ attendees at the event, with people descending on the event from over 76 countries.
This years BIO is to be held in sunny San Diego and lasts a full week making it one of the longest and busiest conventions of its kind. BIO also represents a diverse range areas within the wider industry including: R&D intensive companies, Non-profit/Academic organisations, service providers and state/international affiliate organisations.