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PERMIDES at BIO International Convention in San Diego

19.06.2017 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 am

Event: SelectUSA Investment Seminar at BIO 2017

When: Monday, June 19, 2017, 8 AM – 11:30 AM

Where: Room 10, San Diego Convention Center

Cost: Complimentary

Registration: https://go.usa.gov/xXSu6  

Download: SelectUSA Investment Seminar Itinerary – June 19, 2017

Description: The SelectUSA Investment Seminar will help connect participants with biotechnology research and partnership opportunities in the United States. SelectUSA and the U.S. Commercial Service will facilitate connections among research institutions, state and local government officials, businesses and universities, as well as regional economic development agencies looking to start or expand operations in the United States.

For BIO 2017, the Investment Seminar will have a strong focus on research collaboration and partnership opportunities in the United States. Some of the topics presented will include “The State of Life Science in the U.S.”, “Life Sciences Regulatory Framework”, “Transatlantic Research Collaboration: Horizon 2020”, and “Creative Partnerships Leveraging Economic Development Organization Support in the Life Sciences Sector”.

Foreign research institutions, firms, government officials, and investors are highly encouraged to participate in this opportunity to get a better understanding of the biotech research and development partnership models prevalent in the U.S. as well as to discover how to better leverage economic development organization support for your U.S. entry or expansion. U.S. research institutions and firms are also encouraged to participate for an opportunity to network with potential foreign partners and institutions.

For more information, contact William Toerpe at william.toerpe@trade.gov

BIO International Convention (BIO)

The BIO International Convention (BIO) attracts 16,000 biotechnology and pharma leaders who come together for one week of intensive networking to discover new opportunities and promising partnerships. They bring together a wide spectrum of life science and application areas including drug discovery, biomanufacturing, genomics, biofuels, nanotechnology and cell therapy.

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.


8:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:


Biotechnology Innovation Organization
William Toerpe


San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Dr. San Diego
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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