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BIO Latin America 2019 Promotes Life Science Innovation and Business Partnering in Latin America

News published on: March 28, 2019

Presented by BIO and Biominas Brasil, the 5th annual conference will take place on September 3-4, 2019 in São Paulo.

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and Biominas Brasil invite you to join us for BIO Latin America 2019, the industry’s must attend conference for life science and biotech innovation and collaboration in Latin America, taking place on September 3-4 at the Grand Hyatt São Paulo, Brazil. More than 700 attendees are expected for the 5th annual event, including high-level executives, industry leaders, policy makers, entrepreneurs, academics and investors from around the globe.

This year’s conference theme will be “Innovation and Business Partnering as Drivers of the Bioeconomy in Latin America”. Throughout two full-days, discussion panels and sessions will focus on solutions for challenges faced by the Latin American biotech and life sciences sector.

The format and selective nature of the conference make this the premier dedicated life sciences partnering event in Latin America and an unrivaled opportunity to meet with the leading international players from the areas of human health, animal health, agbio and industrial in one place, at one time.

The conference will feature private, pre-arranged meetings between senior-level executives, using BIO’s state-of-the-art software, BIO One-on-One Partnering™.  This is the most efficient way to do business in the biotech and life sciences industry without traveling all over the world.

The Innovation Arena of the conference will provide access to a new generation of companies and startups who anticipate the future by turning ideas into innovative solutions. It will showcase over 30 exhibitors, including sponsors, partner institutions, companies and startups (identified as the “ones to watch”).

What else you can expect at BIO Latin America 2019:

  • 3,000+ BIO One-on-One Partnering Meeting Requests
  • 700+ Attendees from 30+ Countries
  • 30+ Investments Funds/Groups
  • 400+ Companies
  • 20+ Startups Presentations and 20+ Discussion Sessions
  • + Networking Receptions, meetups, and more!

Register now to make sure you get the best rate possible! Attractive discounts are available for early registrations as well as groups packages and delegations.

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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 countries. BIO members are involved in research and development of innovations in health, agriculture, industry and environmental biotechnology products. BIO also organizes the BIO International Convention, the largest meeting of the biotech industry in the world, as well as organizing other partnering and investment events of this industry around the globe. For more information, visit:

About Biominas Brasil

Biominas Brasil is a private institution, founded in 1990, whose mission is to create impact business on the life sciences sector. Biominas’ activities are based on four fundamental pillars: Academy (creation of courses and modules of education/training of human resources in life sciences); Think Tank (production of report/studies on the life sciences market in Brazil); Corporate (services dedicated to large and medium companies, on the establishment of corporate innovation and programs of business relationships with startups); Innovation Builder (creation and development of promising startups). These pillars encompass a series of initiatives and services that consolidate Biominas as the most relevant institution working with innovation in life sciences in Brazil. Learn more at: