SaveTheDate_BLA2017BIO Latin America Conference confirmed for another exciting edition of exploring innovation and partnering opportunities in Latin America


RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL (March, 2017) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and Biominas Brasil have renewed their partnership to once again co-host the BIO Latin America Conference, to be held on September 18-20, 2017 at the Windsor Barra Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

With an expected audience of over 650 attendees, BIO Latin America is the ideal venue to explore the innovation and partnering opportunities in Latin America’s boosting biotechnology industry. Join high level executives, government leaders, academics and investors from around the globe to discuss trends, navigate industry challenges and policy frameworks, attend company presentations, conduct partnering meetings and learn about opportunities within this emerging market.

Driven by the theme “INNOVATION THAT MATTERS”, this edition will bring even more value to all participants:

  • Gain unparalleled access to life science, industrial, biochemical and environmental products and technologies from across Latin America;
  • Be at the forefront of the latest industry innovations;
  • Arrange unlimited face-to-face meetings with high-value potential partners;
  • Learn about investment and other funding possibilities;
  • Engage local government bodies, research centers, industry clusters and companies that will help you to succeed in this market.

For more information, please visit the BIO Latin America Conference website at or contact us at

About BIO

BIO is the world’s largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States 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 also produces the BIO International Convention, the world’s largest gathering of the biotechnology industry, along with industry-leading investor and partnering meetings held around the world. BIOtechNOW is BIO’s blog chronicling “innovations transforming our world” and the BIO Newsletter is the organization’s bi-weekly email newsletter. Subscribe to the BIO Newsletter.


About Biominas

With 27 years of experience, Biominas Brasil offers solutions to all development stages of a business in the life sciences sector. We have in our core business initiatives aimed at entrepreneurship and innovation, from the acceleration of ideas to business expansion. We are also a reference in consulting services (technology/products scouting, market analysis, project management, elaboration of reports, etc) and in the relationship with national and international life sciences ecosystem (production of high level events, such as the BIO Latin America Conference).



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