NRC at BIO International Convention

June 19, 2017 — June 22, 2017 — San Diego, California

The NRC is proud to be part of the Canadian delegation again this year at the BIO International Convention.

With the recent announcement in the Government of Canada’s Innovation Agenda of $950M for superclusters, including advanced manufacturing and health, this year’s edition will be a key meeting place to generate innovative new collaborations.

The NRC will be hosting a panel, exhibiting in the Canada pavilion, and participating in B2B meetings. Connect with us to discover our how we support the sector through our programs, expertise, facilities, and opportunities in human health.

June 19, 2017 – Register for our panel discussion at the Omni Hotel

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Canada is a leader in developing immunotherapies

Panel: Preclinical biologics development in Canada

Canada boasts a rich biologics pipeline, with over 100 products in development. Want to find out more about our development ecosystem?

Join us to gain insights from biotechs, contract research and manufacturing organizations (CROs, CMOs), venture capitalists (VCs), multinational enterprises (MNEs) and public organizations:

  • What are the benefits of developing biologics in Canada?
  • How can biotechs leverage the Canadian research ecosystem to progress complex molecules to clinical trials?
  • What challenges are different types of players facing in 2017?
  • How can public organizations assist the sector: which services are useful and create impact?
  • What makes Canadian biotechs attractive to MNEs?
  • Where is Canada headed in the next five years in terms of biologics development?

June 20-22, 2017 – Book a BIO partnering meeting with our scientific program leaders and business development experts

Business Representative Scientific Program Leader / Expert

April Luong
Client relationship leader

Dr. Lynne LeSauteur
Program Leader
Biologics and Biomanufacturing

Daniel Desmarteaux
Client relationship leader

Dr. Lakshmi Krishnan
Program Leader
Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics

Stacey Nunes
Client relationship leader

Dr. Vincent Dodelet
Senior Project Manager
Human Health Therapeutics

June 20-22, 2017 – Visit us in the Canada Pavilion

Visit NRC in the Canada Pavilion

This is your chance to visit Canada in San Diego!

  • Visit the federal family booth to discover programs in biotech for human health
  • Connect with the NRC’s business development officers, scientific program leaders, communications officer, and IRAP representatives
  • Connect with Global Affairs Canada (GAC) trade commissioners from all across the US, Israel, Belgium, Spain and Japan
  • Set up BIO B2B partnering meetings
  • Come play table hockey with us!

Looking forward to seeing you in San Diego!