Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)

About BIO

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) is the world's largest trade association representing 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.

BIO's corporate members range from entrepreneurial companies developing a first product to Fortune 500 multinationals. BIO also represent state and regional biotech associations, service providers to the industry, and academic centers. Learn more about BIO.

BIO Latin America Conference

October 14-16, 2015
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

BIO Latin America offers opportunities to explore the innovation and partnering in Latin America’s rapidly-growing life science industry. Join high level executives, government leaders, academics and investors from around the globe to discuss trends, navigate industry challenges and policy frameworks, attend company presentations, conduct BIO One-on-One Partnering™ meetings and learn about investment opportunities within this emerging market.

This year, The Brazilian Chemical Industry Innovation Seminar will be held in conjunction with the BIO Latin America 2015, and together bring even more value to all participants! Learn more about the 2015 BIO Latin America Conference.

13th Annual BIO Asia International Conference

March 15-16, 2016
Tokyo, Japan

The BIO Asia International Conference, co-hosted by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), BioCentury and the Japan Bioindustry Association (JBA), brings together the global biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry to explore licensing and research collaborations in the current Asia-Pacific business and policy environments. Gain insights into the changes, challenges, and opportunities key opinion and policy leaders foresee for the Japanese biotech market. Learn more about BIO Asia.

BIO 2016 International Conference

June 6-9, 2016
San Francisco, California

The BIO International Convention covers a wide spectrum of life science innovations and application areas. Drug discovery, biomanufacturing, genomics, biofuels, nanotechnology and cell therapy are just a few of the industries represented at the convention. Learn more about the BIO 2016 International Convention.