The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) will be held in Boston from June 4 to 7, 2018. More than 1,800 exhibitors from all areas of the life sciences sector will be present and nearly 16,000 visitors representing 60 countries are expected.
BIO enables Québec companies and organizations to create strategic partnerships, foster business development and seize the opportunity to make themselves known to hundreds of organizations, including:
- the largest biotechnology companies;
- the 25 largest pharmaceutical companies worldwide;
- the 20 most important CROs and CMOs;
- more than 300 educational institutions;
- major research laboratories;
- government agencies;
- the main consultants and service companies.
The Ministry of Economy, Science and Innovation is once again planning a major Quebec mission at BIO during which you will be able to participate in two important activities :
SANOFI GENZYME COMPANY TOUR
(June 4th AM)
Take part in this organized tour and discover the facilities of this company which, for more than thirty years, has been a pioneer in the development and launch of innovative treatments specialized in the field of rare diseases and multiple sclerosis.
Read the visit's agenda.
* Organized by BIOQuébec and the MESI
EXPERT PANEL : QUÉBEC/MASSACHUSETTS
How can big data based partnerships help speed up health discoveries?
(June 4th PM)
Attend this panel with key representatives of the biotechnology sector in Quebec (Gov. of Quebec, Aifred Health and Laval University's Center for Large Data Research) and Massachusetts (Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, Sanofi Genzyme and IBM Watson Health), led by Robert Coughlin, CEO of MassBIO.
* Organized by BIOQuébec, the MESI and Investissement Québec