The expansive BIO Exhibition is packed with the latest trends, technology, companies, and breakthrough ideas in biotech and pharma. We have over 1,800 exhibiting companies and delegations from 74 countries who host a variety of activities and provide opportunities to learn more about how they can help fuel your next big breakthrough. Here is an overview of what you can find on the largest, most innovative show floor in the industry!
The BIO International Convention attracts 16,000 +attendees from 5,000+ companies including the leading biotech and pharma companies, top 20 CROs and CMOs, more than 300 academic institutions including major research labs and government agencies, as well as leading consultants and service companies.
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The BIO Exhibition is the hub of BIO One-on-One Partnering activity with 40,000+ meetings, 1,800 exhibitors and the centrally located BIO Business Forum.
The BIO Business Forum is open to Convention Access and Partnering attendees and features 400 meeting rooms, partnering suites, the Academic Campus and adjacent Company Presentation Rooms.
Learn more about the BIO Business Forum.
Company Presentations are the perfect way to increase visibility and attract more partners at the BIO International Convention. Pitch your company's story, pipelines, and objectives to a global audience representing over 69 countries. Gain access to business development executives, investors, research analysts, policy makers, and media, and get more activity in the BIO One-on-One Partnering™.
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Start-Up Stadium provides start-up biotech companies with the opportunity to engage key members of the investment community, venture philanthropy groups, and BIO attendees.
This area in the BIO Exhibition provides an exciting and interactive experience where investors provide live feedback and judge 5-7 minute pitches presented by start-up biotech companies.
The BIO Patient Advocacy Pavilion is a dynamic space centrally located in the BIO Exhibition that provides a forum for BIO attendees to meet with and explore potential collaborations between the biopharmaceutical industry and the nonprofit disease community to expedite the development of new and novel treatments.
Meet over 40 patient advocacy organizations who are advocating on behalf of patients and caregivers around the world.
Are you looking for like-minded biotech and pharma professionals in these specific focus areas? Head over to one or all of the Product Focus Zones in the BIO Exhibition! Each zone has it's own schedule of activities, exhibitors, and topics of discussions. New this year! The Emerging Innovators Zone features companies beyond the SBIR level; post a $10,000,000 investment, over 20 employees and have a level of business pitch experience. Sponsorships are available for Investment Banks, Law Firms, Accelerators, Government, Pharma/Biotech and Service providers. View the sell sheet to learn more about these opportunities.
Did you know that one third (33%) of attendees are international? Each year we have 74+ countries represented at the BIO International Convention, and over 50 of these countries have a presence in the BIO Exhibition. Each country has its own Pavilion where local companies showcase their latest breakthroughs, research, and achievements. Check the schedule for pavilion-specific events and education sessions.
View the current list of International and State Pavilions from all over the world!