Biotech in Wisconsin
With a record 20,108 attendees, 1000+ speakers and 2,100 exhibitors, this year's show was a huge success!
Six Super Reasons to be at BIO 2009!
Take advantage of this opportunity to bolster your business marketing effort by joining a larger marketing initiative at Bio 2008. Click here to read more or call Jan Alf at 262-691-7873 for more information.
2009 Bio Sponsorship Opportunities
Gain a firm lead on growing your business and become a Wisconsin Pavilion Sponsor!
View Photos from the 2008 Show in San Diego
2008 Bio Theater Presentation Schedule
See this year's line-up of exciting biotechnology presentations at the BioTheater booth #1401. Presentations will be held both Wednesday and Thursday, June 18-19.
2008 BioTheater Pavilion Layout
Last year, 19 biotech and related companies made live presentations in the BioTheater during the three-day exhibition. It was organized by the Wisconsin Biotechnology and Medical Device Association. The Wisconsin Technology Council underwrote the cost of a photographer, equipment for the presentations, and recording the presentations in "rich-media" format - using MediaSite technology. Click on the image to see a detailed visual rendering of the 2008 pavilion.
Wisconsin Biotechnology & Medical Device Business Directory for 2008
The 2008 Wisconsin Biotechnology & Medical Device Business Directory contains 275 companies that exhibit the limitless potential of our biotech and medical device industry – an industry that is one of the fastest growing in our state.
Visit Biospace.com for Web-based Resources
Many organizations within the life sciences from across the Midwest are working together, via the Internet, to market themselves and the region, for biotech development. Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska and Ohio are pulling together under a BIOMidwest banner to push themselves as a large biotech presence on a website called BioSpace. It is globally recognized as the leading provider of web-based resources and information to the life science industry.
Growing The Nation's Biotech Sector: State Bioscience Initiatives
This site contains links to reports which talk about state bioscience initiatives. The complete report from 2006 includes the executive summary, main report and all 50 state reports. The companion document, published in 2007 is a more detailed examination of the biosciences at the local level. Click here to visit the bio.org site to link to each report.
Wisconsin Bioscience Discovery Showcase DVD
Learn about the wide range of bioscience innovators, opportunities for technology transfer, the critical mass needed to grow a successful bioscience company and the rich quality of life that makes Wisconsin a true "Core of Discovery". Click here to view our DVD.
Biotechnology News and Events
Find information and links to articles as it relates to biotechnology.
Wisconsin's National Stem Cell Bank Picking Up Momentum
Two years after the National Institutes of Health created the National Stem Cell Bank, managers say the bank is starting to fulfill its mission: gathering the cells in one place, controlling their quality and shipping them to scientists at low cost. Housed at the WiCell Research Institute, affiliated with UW-Madison, the country's only official repository of the cells expects to receive nearly all of its remaining deposits soon. Click here to read more.
Click on the links below to access our new biotechnology directory, brochure, and bioscience report.
Thank You 2009 Pavilion Sponsors!
Wisconsin is an exciting, emerging and growing location for biotechnology and medical device companies. We'd like to thank the organizations and companies who participated in this year's Bio event.