[Event] JETRO Sponsors Bio Asia International Conference
Jan 26, 2016
BIO Asia International Conference
March 15-16, 2016
Grand Hyatt, Tokyo, Japan
The BIO Asia International Conference, co-hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), BioCentury and the Japan Bioindustry Association (JBA), will be held on March 15-16 at the Tokyo Grand Hyatt. BIO Asia will bring together biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies from around the world to explore licensing opportunities and research collaborations in Japan & Asia.
Attendees of BIO Asia will gain valuable insights into the changes, challenges, and opportunities in Japan’s dynamic life science sector. Keynote speeches will be given by Dr. Tatsuya Kondo, Chief Executive of Japan’s Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Agency; Dr. Makoto Suematsu, President of the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED); and Christophe Weber, President & CEO of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company. Program sessions will explore a variety of topics, including the impact of the Trans Pacific Partnership, regional licensing trends and industry/university collaborations.
BIO Asia also offers companies the opportunity to make presentations on the progress of their drug development efforts. Presenting at this exclusive partnering forum provides companies with increased visibility in front of a global audience. In addition, attendees can participate in BIO’s One-on-One partnering system, which provides pre-scheduled private meetings.
BIO is the largest trade organization serving the biotechnology industry in the United States and around the world. JETRO is an official supporter of the BIO Asia International Conference and will exhibit at the event.