BIO International Convention 2018, Boston

04 - 07 June 2018


Invest Northern Ireland is offering companies the opportunity to attend the 2018 BIO International Convention, the largest global event for the biotechnology industry.

Applications have closed.

We will update this page shortly with details of the companies attending.

About BIO International Convention

The BIO International Convention is hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organisation (BIO), which represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centres and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations.

The BIO International Convention will offer Northern Ireland companies opportunities to network and partner with global players, and will provide insights and inspiration on the major trends affecting the industry.

Exhibit at BIO 2018

The world’s largest biotechnology gathering, the BIO Exhibition allows exhibitors to reach high-level executives and influential decision makers who come to BIO to discover new players in the industry, form partnerships and evaluate emerging technologies.

Northern Ireland stand information

  • Workstation and access to on-stand partnering at a total cost of £2100 + VAT (inc graphics, furniture, 1000w socket, lighting, flooring)

Benefits of Participation

  • Exhibit at the largest biotechnology gathering in 2018
  • Meet key buyers and decision makers from the industry
  • Increase the exposure of your company within the industry
  • Attend and invite contacts to a group networking reception
  • Learn about the latest industry innovations and developments
  • Invest NI will work closely with the Department of International Trade to highlight a series of initiatives around the event
  • Up to 50% contribution towards economy airfare, capped at £450 and up to £75 per room, per person, per night up to a maximum of 5 nights *

* Contribution towards airfares and accommodation is for two participants who are exhibiting and assistance for one participant if on the visiting option

Please Note - De Minimis Statement

Companies who have exceeded their De Minimis aid limit will be unable to claim assistance towards travel, accommodation and in-market support for this mission. The maximum De Minimis aid any single recipient can receive is €200,000 (cash grant equivalent) over a 3 year fiscal period.

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