BIO International Convention 2019

As the largest business partnering event in the world, the BIO International Convention is the epicenter of the biotechnology industry. Global biotechnology and pharma leaders come together for one week of intensive networking to discover new opportunities and promising partnerships.

Health~Holland Pavilion

Visit the pavilion and discover what the Netherlands has to offer as business partner, business location and as biotech career destination. Or drop by for a coffee and to meet your fellow Dutchmen. And, do invite your business contacts too! 
Location: BIO Exhibition floor, Booth #509
Exhibition opening times: Tuesday June 4th: 10.00h – 18.00h – Wednesday June 5th: 10.00h – 18.00h – Thursday June 6th:  10.00h – 16.30h

Dutch Biotech in the Global Innovation Hub

The attractiveness of the Dutch biotech sector will be presented by HollandBIO’s Annemiek Verkamman. Learn more about the Dutch Biotech Best Kept Secrets during the 15 minutes-pitch!
Location: BIO Convention Exhibition floor, Theatre 4
Date: Tuesday, June 4th, 15:45h – 1600h

Hospitality Reception at the Health~Holland Pavilion

You’ll find the exhibition floor’s best-visited happy hour at the Health~Holland Pavilion. True to tradition, we will raffle the Dutch Loyens & Loeff bike!
Location: BIO Exhibition, Booth #509
Date: Tuesday, June 5th, 17.30h – 19.00h

Dutch Biotech in the Spotlight Corner

All attending Dutch biotech companies are invited to present themselves in the ‘Dutch Biotech in the Spotlight Corner’. If you’d like to present your company using the Health~Holland Pavilion, please send your corporate presentation or film (16:9) to HollandBIO’s Fabian or contact us for more information.

Start-up stadium

As the world’s largest biotechnology event, the BIO International Convention 2019 provides several specialized opportunities geared towards start-up and emerging companies. The Start-Up Stadium was designed to provide start-up companies with the opportunity to engage key members of the investment community, venture philanthropy groups, and BIO attendees. This area in the BIO Exhibition provides an exciting and interactive experience where investors provide live feedback and judge 6 minute pitches presented by start-up biotech companies. Interested in participating in the Start-up Stadium? Go to for more information.



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