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June 15-18, 2015 | Philadelphia, PA

Registration 

Schedule at a Glance

Plan to arrive by Monday, June 23 and stay through Friday, June 27


**Schedule as of June 16, subject to change**

Plan an affiliated event, or add your event to the BIO Party List (Sunday-Thursday)

 
Saturday, June 21  
7:30 am – 6:00 pmBusiness Development Fundamentals & Advanced Business Development Courses (co-located with BIO 2014)
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego Ballroom Foyer 
1:00 pm – 5:00 pmRegistration Open
Lobby D, Ground Level 
  
Sunday, June 22  
7:30 am – 6:00 pmBusiness Development Fundamentals & Advanced Business Development Courses (co-located with BIO 2014)
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego Ballroom Foyer 
8:00 am – 5:00 pmRegistration Open
Lobby D, Ground Level 
8:30 am – 7:30 pm10th Annual Entrepreneurship Boot Camp & Reception* (2 day program)
Room 9, Upper Level 
  
Monday, June 23  
7:30 am – 5:00 pmRegistration Open
Lobby D, Ground Level 
7:30 am – 5:00 pm11th Annual Community College Program 
Embassy Suites San Diego Bay - Downtown 
7:30 am – 6:00 pmBusiness Development Basics & Advanced Business Development Courses(co-located with BIO 2014)
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego Ballroom Foyer 
7:30 am – 6:15 pmNature Conference on Genomic Technologies and Biomaterials for Understanding Disease (co-located with BIO 2014)
Rooms 28A - E, Upper Level 
8:00 am – 4:30 pmInternational BioGENius Challenge
Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter, California Ballroom B 
8:30 am – 6:30 pm10th Annual Entrepreneurship Boot Camp*
Room 9, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 4:30 pm BioTech Primer: The Science Driving Biotech Healthcare  (co-located with BIO 2014)
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2:00 pm – 3:00 pmWhat to Expect at BIO 2014: First-Time Attendee Orientation Session 
Room 3, Upper Level 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pmThe Bioethics of Drug Development: You Make the Call 
Room 5B, Upper Level 
3:30 pm – 4:45 pmSocial Media Session: Like, Share and Tweet Your Way to Change 
Room 3, Upper Level 
7:15 pm – 9:00 pmBIO Welcome Reception on the USS Midway 
910 N. Harbor Drive (Transportation Provided) 
  
Tuesday, June 24  
6:30 am – 6:30 pmRegistration Open
Lobby D, Ground Level 
7:30 am – 11:35 amNature Conference on Genomic Technologies and Biomaterials for Understanding Disease (co-located with BIO 2014)
Rooms 28A - E, Upper Level 
7:30 am – 5:30 pmBIO Business Forum Partnering Meetings: View Partnering Companies 
(Partnering Desk Opens at 6:30 am, last meeting starts at 5:00 pm)
BIO Exhibition, Halls B-G, Ground Level 
8:00 am – 5:00 pmBIO Buzz Center
Lobby D, Ground Level near Starbucks 
8:30 am – 5:00 pmBioGENEius Challenge
Sails Pavilion, Upper Level 
8:30 am – 4:00 pm Biofuels & Renewable Chemicals Forum 
Room 10, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 11:00 amBiotech Primer: Top 10 Current Science Trends, Issues and Advances 
Rooms 23ABC, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 5:00 pmInternational Market Briefings
Room 5B, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 5:15 pmSessions (Choose from 6 tracks)   
Rooms 23ABC, 31A, 31B, 31C, 32AB, Upper Level 
9:30 am – 5:45 pmOrphan Disease Forum & Reception 
Room 7AB, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 6:00 pmNEW Digital Health Forum & Reception
Room 8, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 6:15 pmTranslational Research Forum & Reception 
Room 11A, Upper Level 
9:30 am – 5:30 pmBIO Exhibition Open and Exhibitor Booth Partnering: View Exhibitor List 
View BIO Process Theater Schedule Here
BIO Exhibition, Halls A-H, Ground Level 
9:45 am – 5:00 pmBIO Business Forum Company Presentations
BIO Exhibition, Halls B-G, Ground Level Outside the BIO Business Forum Entrance 
10:00 am – 11:30 amSuper Session: A New Paradigm in Oncology Treatment 
Room 6B, Upper Level 
10:00 am – 11:30 amThe BIO/Battelle State Initiatives Report 2014: The Impact of the Biosciences in State Economic Vitality 
Room 3, Upper Level 
10:30 am – 5:15 pmEmerging Opportunities in Global Markets Forum: Russia, China, Latin America  
Rooms 3, 4, 5A, Upper Level 
12:00 pm – 1:30 pmKeynote Luncheon: Sir Richard Branson 
Ballroom 20, Upper Level 
1:30 pm – 2:15 pmIntellectual Property Meetup 
IP Meetup Area outside of Room 23ABC, Upper Level 
1:30 pm – 5:30 pm R/Evolution of Agriculture Technologies Forum 
Room 9, Upper Level 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pmLeveraging Academic-Industry Partnerships: Coffee Chat & Reception hosted by National Jewish Health 
BIO Exhibition, What's Your BIO Theater, Booth#6049 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pmCANCELLED** Super Session: Burrill State-of-the-Industry Report ** CANCELLED
Rooms 6AB, Upper Level 
3:00 pm – 4:00 pmWomen in Bio - Southern California Area Professionals & Executives in Life Sciences Meetup 
BIO Exhibition, Meetup Area Booth#319 
4:00 pm – 5:30 pmBloomberg Government Affairs Reception 
BIO Exhibition, What's Your BIO Theater, Booth #6049 
5:00 pm – 6:30 pmBIO Exhibitor Hospitality Receptions  
BIO Exhibition, Ground Level, Open to all attendees! 
 OPEN NIGHT 
  
Wednesday, June 25  
6:30 am – 5:30 pmRegistration Open
Lobby D, Ground Level 
7:30 am – 5:30 pmBIO Business Forum Partnering Meetings: View Partnering Companies 
(Partnering Desk Opens at 7:00 am, last meeting starts at 5:00 pm)
BIO Exhibition, Halls B-G, Ground Level 
8:00 am – 6:00 pmBIO Buzz Center
Lobby D, Ground Level near Starbucks 
8:30 am – 6:00 pmEmerging Opportunities in Global Markets Forum: Africa, Turkey, India, Brazil  
Rooms 3, 4, 5A, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 5:00 pmInternational Market Briefings
Room 5B, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 5:15 pmSessions (Choose from 7 tracks)  
Rooms 23ABC, 31A, 31B, 31C, 32AB, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 6:15 pmRegenerative Medicine Forum & Reception 
Room 9, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 6:15 pmPersonalized Medicine & Diagnostics Forum & Reception 
Room 7AB, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 6:15 pmVaccines & Immunotherapeutics Forum & Reception 
Room 10, Upper Level 
9:30 am – 5:30 pmBIO Exhibition Open and Exhibitor Booth Partnering: View Exhibitor List 
View BIO Process Theater Schedule Here
BIO Exhibition, Halls A-H, Ground Level 
9:45 am – 5:00 pmBIO Business Forum Company Presentations
BIO Exhibition, Halls B-G, Ground Level Outside the BIO business Forum Entrance 
10:00 am – 11:30 amSuper Session - EY 2014 Biotechnology Industry Report 
Room 6AB, Upper Level 
10:30 am – 12:30 pmCouncil of European BioRegions - Global Cluster Biomarker Programme 
BIO Exhibition, What's Your BIO Theater, Booth #6049 
10:30 am – 2:30 pmBioGENEius Challenge
Sails Pavilion, Upper Level 
12:00 pm – 1:30 pmKeynote Luncheon: Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton 
Ballroom 20, Upper Level 
2:00 pm – 3:00 pmSpeed Networking Session for Existing & Prospective Women in Bio Members Meetup 
BIO Exhibition, Meetup Area, Booth#319 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pmSuper Session - AMP-lifying Innovation: NIH., Patient Organizations & Leading Biopharma Firms Mobilize to Tackle Tough Diseases 
Room 6B, Upper Level 
3:30 pm – 5:30 pmBIO Exhibition Power Hours
BIO Exhibition, Halls A-H, Ground Level 
4:00 pm – 5:00 pmDigital Health Meetup 
BIO Exhibition, Digital Health Zone, Booth #5837 
4:00 pm – 5:00 pmTech Transfer, Academic, Patient Advocacy Wine Social & Meetup 
BIO Exhibition, Alliance Pavilion, Booth #2621 
6:00 pm – 8:00 pmBIO Gaslamp Receptions   
(Across from the Convention Center, See map on page 16)
Gaslamp District, 5th Avenue between L Street and J Street 
  
Thursday, June 26  
6:30 am – 5:30 pmRegistration Open
Lobby D, Ground Level 
7:30 am – 5:30 pmBIO Business Forum Partnering Meetings: View Partnering Companies 
(Partnering Desk Opens at 7:00 am, last meeting starts at 5:00 pm)
BIO Exhibition, Halls B-G, Ground Level 
8:30 am – 12:30 pmBIO Idea Hack 
Room 28ABCDE, Upper Level 
8:30 am – 1:45 pmEmerging Opportunities in Global Markets Forum: Pacific Alliance 
Room 3, 4, 5A, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 12:30 pmVaccines & Immunotherapeutics Forum 
Room 10, Upper Level 
9:00 am – 3:30 pmSessions (Choose from 5 tracks) 
Rooms 31A, 31B, 31C, 32AB, 33A, Upper Level 
9:30 am – 12:00 pmBIO Business Forum Company Presentations
BIO Exhibition, Halls B-G, Ground Level Outside the BIO business Forum Entrance 
9:30 am – 5:30 pmIO Exhibition Open and Exhibitor Booth Partnering: View Exhibitor List 
View BIO Process Theater Schedule Here
BIO Exhibition, Halls A-H, Ground Level 
10:00 am – 11:30 amSuper Session: The Next Big Deal: A Global Dealmaker’s Perspective 
Room 6B, Upper Level 
10:00 am – 12:00 pmGEN Grad Bash & GEN TEN Awards Meetup 
BIO Exhibition, What's Your BIO Theater, Booth #6049 
2:00 pm – 3:30 pmScientific American WorldView Super Session - Biotech: We Are the World 
Room 6B, Upper Level 
2:00 pm –  7:00 pmBIO Career Fair 
(Adjacent to Convention Center)
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego Ballroom
 
3:30 pm –  5:00 pmBIO Beer Bash
BIO Exhibition, halls A-H, Ground Level 
3:30 pm –  5:00 pmInternational Reception 
West Terrace, Upper Level 
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