June 8-11, 2020 | San Diego, CA


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The BIO Academic Campus attracts Universities and Research Institutions from all over the world, culminating for a week of ample partnering, networking & education opportunities. In 2020, this hot-zone will be housing inside the BIO Business Forum, featuring technology transfer officers, strategic relations directors, licensing managers, research fellows, faculty, and business development professionals from the robust list below. Through the Academic Campus, BIO is able to create opportunities for universities, research institutions, and hospitals to advance their research and drug development agendas.

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Interested in Participating at BIO 2020 in San Diego? Applications will open January 8, 2020, first-come, first-served! Email for more information.

2019 Featured Universities & Research Institutions in the Academic Campus 

  • BioStrategy Partners, Inc.
  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital
  • Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center
  • Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures
  • King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
  • Mayo Clinic
  • National Jewish Health
  • Northwestern University
  • San Diego Innovation Council (SDIC)
  • The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
  • Tulane University + LSU Health
  • University of California
  • University of Florida
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Southern California
  • UVM Innovations (University of Vermont)
  • Yale University  

BIO One-one-One Partnering™ for Academics 

Academics capture the greatest value by participating in One-on-One Partnering™. Partnering at BIO is the most efficient way to do business without traveling all over the world. The Partnering System allows you to communicate directly with the people you want to meet with, and all meetings are pre-scheduled so you arrive to San Diego with an agenda. BIO One-on-One Partnering™ allows academics the opportunity to tap the whole world for innovation and collaboration, making partnering at BIO the launchpad for the deals of tomorrow.

View all of the opportunities available for Academics at BIO.

BIO Exclusive Content! 

BIO 2018 Webinar: Emerging Trends in Academic & Industry Collaboration 

Novel collaborations between industry and academia are driving the commercialization of the next generation of biomedical cures. BIO One-on-One Partnering™, BIO Executive Training Programs, Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp, and technology transfer programming at BIO 2018 will play a pivotal role in advancing industry-university relationships. 

Hear from academic and tech transfer panelists to learn how collaborations between industry and academia drive innovation and advance new therapies.
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