Read all about it as it happened – BIO Show Daily

July 9, 2008

Get the full event news, highlights, and recaps from the 2008 BIO International Convention!

Tuesday Show Daily – Learn about the new BIO campaign and who coined BIO Partnering?

Wednesday Show Daily – Meet the Terminator and the Sequencer

Thursday Show Daily – The truth about Biofuels and global biotech


Save the date for the 2009 BIO International Convention

July 8, 2008

Save the date for the 2009 BIO International Convention! Our 2009 event will be held May 18-21, 2009 (Monday – Thursday) at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

Interested in speaking at BIO in Atlanta? Email for more information.


Convention pictures are available to purchase

July 2, 2008

Pictures are available to purchase from our official show photographer, Oscar Einzig here

See the 2008 BIO Golf Outing contest winners and order golf pictures!

June 30, 2008

The 2008 BIO Golf Outing Presented by BIO Georgia and novo nordisk welcomed more than 200 golfers at the Steele Canyon Golf Club in a fun relaxed networking atmosphere.

Order 2008 Golf Outing Pictures Here

Golf Skills Contest Winners

1st Place Team: Score of 2-under 69
John Finn, Rodney Miers, Kirk Randall, Mary Ann Scott

2nd Place Teams: Score of 1-over 72

  • Jeff Bibbs, Taylor Bibbs, Thomas Kucharski, David Tyler
  • Gail Thurston, Daniel Wood, Mr. Morgan, Thomas Farrington
  • Ian Clark, Jennifer Holly, Tom Gelineau, Kevin Heyeck

Longest Ball:
Douglas Kehlman (He hit the shot on Ranch #7) 301 yards

Closest to the Pin:
Nigel Gaymond (He hit the shot on Ranch #4) 6’ 10”, and no he didn’t make the putt.

Lowest Individual Score:
Todd Kaufman, he shot 76 and beat out Rodney Miers by 1 shot who shot 77.

More information on the Golf Outing and Steele Canyon Golf Club here


Themes From Leadership Summit on Biofuels and Cleantech

June 30, 2008

Among several key themes emerging from the Leadership Summit on Biofuels and Cleantech at the 2008 BIO International Convention, two stood above the rest…

Thank you to the 20,000+ industry leaders at the 2008 BIO International Convention

June 26, 2008

Thank you for being a part of a fantastic event in San Diego. The 2008 BIO International Convention, produced by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), wrapped up with 20,108 industry leaders – a 36 percent increase from the last time the convention was held in San Diego, Calif. in 2001. Attendees hailed from 70 countries and 48 states, as well as 4,270 attendees and exhibitors from California. Read our closing press release for further details.

We believe that biotechnology will transform the world.

June 25, 2008

Hear the inspiring address by James C. Greenwood, President & CEO of Biotechnology Industry on “A Vision for Innovation: Healing, Fueling, and Feeding the World”




A Vision for Innovation: Healing, Fueling and Feeding the World

Address by the Honorable James C. Greenwood

President & CEO, Biotechnology Industry Organization