The BIO International Convention is the largest biotechnology event in the world!
Organized by the "Organization for Innovation in Biotechnology (BIO)," the fair represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations in the United States and in more than 30 other nations.
BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative products in health, agriculture, industry and environmental biotechnology.
BIO works throughout the year to create a policy environment that allows the industry to continue to fulfill its vision of improving the world through innovation in biotechnology.
In addition to reaching global leaders in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors, fair participants have access to industry leaders with more than 1,500 educational sessions and unparalleled networking opportunities with more than 16,000 participants from 74 countries.
In 2018 the convention counted on 18,828 participants from 67 countries. According to the organization of the fair, there were more than 46,916 meetings in the Partnering-one-on-one system, more than 1,800 exhibitors and more than 1,000 speakers during the 180 sessions.
In addition, the 2018 edition of BIO has entered the Guinness World Record as the world's largest business partnering event.
The fair is held annually in several cities of the United States, always in the month of June.
To access the official BIO Convention website, click here.