Events Calendar

The following are the upcoming events for this calendar year.

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Upcoming events in 2015


February 9-10, 2015
New York, NY

The BIO CEO & Investor Conference is the largest investor conference focused on established and emerging publicly traded and select private biotech companies. Because our mission is to support industry-wide success, we present a broad and unbiased view of investment opportunities.

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Please see members only section for discount code to receive $200 US off registration.




February 25, 2015

Liberty Grand, Toronto

Join Life Sciences Ontario for an evening dedicated to the recognition of individuals who have contributed much to the success of the life science sector.

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BIOTECanada Investor Summit

February 27- March 1, 2015
Whistler, BC

The 2015 BIOTECanada Investor Summit will be held in Whistler on February 27 to March 1st. The Summit presents a unique and timely opportunity for investors, commercial partners and pre-commercial companies to connect, network and explore investment/partnership opportunities within the Canadian biotech industry. Notably, each year ten emerging companies in search of investment capital are provided the opportunity to present their company and therapy to the investors and pharma partners.

In addition, for the 2015 Summit there will be a number of sponsorship opportunities available which can provide your company significant exposure to an important industry audience.

Please contact BIOTECanada if you are interested in presenting at the next summit.

Bio Europe Spring

March 9-11, 2015
Paris, France

BIO-Europe Spring® is the springtime counterpart to EBD Group’s flagship conference, BIO-Europe®, and continues the tradition of providing life science companies with high caliber partnering opportunities. Featuring EBD Group’s sophisticated, web-based partnering system, partneringONE®, the event enables delegates to efficiently identify, meet and get partnerships started with companies across the life science value chain, from large biotech and pharma companies to financiers and innovative startups.

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BIOTECanada members receive $200 off registration. Visit the members only section to find discount code.

BIO Asia

March 24-25, 2015

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.

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BIOTECanada members receive $200 off registration. Visit the members only section to find discount code.

May 26, 2015

This one day conference will include Canadian academic, industry and government researchers presenting their innovative
discoveries that are contributing to global vaccine development. The goal of the meeting is to improve knowledge exchange
and awareness of Canadian vaccine innovations and accomplishments to support public and private investment for vaccine
research and development. Topics for discussion include: a summary of vaccine research and development in Canada; bacterial
vaccines; viral vaccines; formulations, delivery and bioprocessing; and strengths and gaps in the Canadian vaccine landscape.

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BIO International Convention

June 15 - 18, 2015

BIOTECanada Members receive $200 off registration. 
Limited number of passes available through BIOTECanada. Please contact Julie for more information.


Innovation for Tomorrow

July 5-9, 2015, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

This is the most important rapeseed/canola industry event of 2015. Don’t miss it!


IRC is the most comprehensive global rapeseed/canola event and happens every four years.

The format includes keynote lectures, concurrent sessions, workshops, posters, networking, tours.

Scientists, students, policy analysts, industry managers, government, producer groups, trade associations – this event is for you!
Visit the event website for more information on the stellar speaker line up. “Father of Canola” Dr. Keith Downey will deliver the opening plenary!

Abstract submission deadline is February 1, 2015 (click here to learn more)

Register today!

Co-hosted by Ag-West Bio and the Canola Council of Canada

Twitter: @agwestbio #IRC2015


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