Biotechnology Innovation Organization

World's Largest Biotech Trade Association

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is the world's largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the U.S. 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 represents state and regional biotech associations, service providers to the industry and academic centers. Learn more



BIO International Convention in Philadelphia, June 3-6

Celebrate the globally important innovations in biotech that start with one: one meeting, one theory, one trial, one breakthrough. This is the only event where you can access the global biotech community via BIO One-on-One Partnering, attend 150+ education sessions and network with 16,000+ attendees from 67 countries. Discover the next generation of cutting-edge products, therapies, and cures all week long. Learn more 

BIO One-on-One Partnering™ for Academics
Academics capture the greatest value by participating in BIO One-on-One Partnering™. It’s the most efficient way to do business without traveling all over the world, allowing academics the opportunity to access a multitude of companies and industry leaders for innovation and collaboration. 

BIO Executive Training Programs
BIO's Executive Training Programs support the activity that takes place at our partnering conferences each year by training individuals who are making the deals that drive this industry. 

Specialized Programming & Networking


Academic Discount
Did you know that Academics save $500 on Convention Access + Partnering Registrations? Register before April 12 for additional savings!

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