EBD GmbH is part of the KNect365 of Informa PLC


This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

Informa
BIO-Europe Spring EBD Group BIO BIO-Europe Spring

Thank you for participating in BIO-Europe Spring® 2016

Download your messages and statistics, bookmark and set notifications to track your leads, all on partnering360®.

The majority of BIO-Europe Spring® 2016 delegates are already members of partnering360®.

partnering360: maximize your productivity by engaging and finding partners 24/7. Synchronize your in-person partnering with your online activity — all in one place.

View impressions of BIO-Europe Spring ►
See videos of BIO-Europe Spring ►
Tell us about your BIO-Europe Spring experience ►

Save the date and check back in the coming weeks for information on next year's BIO-Europe Spring, March 20–22 in Barcelona, Spain.

more ►

Conference videos

Accellta CEO says Israeli stem cell specialist seeks global partners Accellta CEO says Israeli stem cell specialist seeks global partnersApril 6, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Itzchak Angel, CEO of Israeli stem cell specialist Accellta, discusses the group's stem cell culturing process and future expansion plans including a planned USD 15 million capital raising exercise. View session here View session here
AngioDesign tailoring next-generation ACE inhibitors AngioDesign tailoring next-generation ACE inhibitorsApril 6, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Mario Ehlers, Chairman of drug discovery group Angio-Design (UK) explains why the design of specific domain-selective ACE inhibitors is expected to produce next-generation drugs that are safer and more effective. View session here View session here
4SC AG's CSO outlines epigenetics strategy 4SC AG's CSO outlines epigenetics strategyApril 6, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 20164SC AG Chief Science Officer says the German cancer drug developer is conducting a Phase II trial of lead candidate ACE inhibitor resminostat in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. View session here View session here
Where can Adocia fit in the diabetes market? Where can Adocia fit in the diabetes market?April 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Dr. Remi Soula, co-founder and director of BD and IP at Adocia, talks about being a smaller business in the highly competitive diabetes space, and their unique formulations for several diabetes therapies. View session here View session here
Agalimmune brings novel immuno-oncology therapy from US to UK Agalimmune brings novel immuno-oncology therapy from US to UK April 6, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Damian Marron, CEO of Agalimmune Ltd., discusses the company seeking a solution to a scientific challenge in the crowded immuno-oncology space, and how it might fit into the market further down the line. View session here View session here
Motif's CEO on business leap from discovery to clinical-stage biotech Motif's CEO on business leap from discovery to clinical-stage biotechApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Dr. Graham Lumsden, CEO of Motif Bio, discusses the company's goals in the infectious disease space and a development timeline for its leading product, which has recently entered Phase III clinical trials. View session here View session here
Purdue CEO outlines plans for growth away from opioid market Purdue CEO outlines plans for growth away from opioid marketApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Purdue Pharma's president and CEO, Mark Timney, talks about the company's new BD-led model and how it plans to diversify to include other pain therapies for specialized central nervous system conditions. View session here View session here
PILA Pharma CEO explains potential of PILA Pharma CEO explains potential of "chili receptor" as diabetes therapy April 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Dr. Dorte Gram, CEO of PILA Pharma AB, talks about the company's links with Novo Nordisk and what to expect from the "micro-pharma" in the near future as it takes its chili receptor technology into new clinical studies. View session here View session here
What alliance opportunities excite Genentech? What alliance opportunities excite Genentech?April 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Dr. Thomas Zioncheck, senior director of Genentech Partnering, explains what his company is looking for in terms of new acquisitions and alliances and how Genentech's goals differ from those of its parent company. View session here View session here
Sprint Bioscience on preclinical focus and plans for long-term independence Sprint Bioscience on preclinical focus and plans for long-term independenceApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Anne-Marie Wenthzel, VP of business development at Sprint Bioscience, discusses the company's business model and preclinical checklist for success. View session here View session here
Accord Research on perks of business in the Czech Republic Accord Research on perks of business in the Czech RepublicApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Shelia Casserly, BD director of Accord Research, talks about the challenges of working out of the Czech Republic but also the benefits, including competitive pricing. View session here View session here
ORYX CEO on research partnerships and cancer vaccine studies ORYX CEO on research partnerships and cancer vaccine studiesApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Bernard Huber, CEO and founder of ORYX Translational Medicine, talks about being a smaller company in the highly competitive cancer drug development space. View session here View session here
Selexis CEO talks licensing, academic partnerships and biosimilars Selexis CEO talks licensing, academic partnerships and biosimilarsApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Selexis SA CEO Dr. Igor Fisch discusses the company's licensing strategies and how the growing biosimilars market might affect Selexis in the near future. View session here View session here
How to get Takeda Ventures to notice your startup How to get Takeda Ventures to notice your startupApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Dr. Ilan Zipkin, senior investment director at Takeda Ventures, speaks to Mike Ward about what currently gets the VC's attention. View session here View session here
PledPharma seeks partner for lead therapy PledPharma seeks partner for lead therapyApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Jacques Näsström, CEO of PledPharma, chats with Sten Stovall about the company’s current hunt for licensing partners for lead product PledOx (calmangafodipir). View session here View session here
ReViral sets out clinical data timeline for RSV therapy ReViral sets out clinical data timeline for RSV therapyApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Max Herrmann, chief financial officer of ReViral Ltd., discusses the company's recent successful series A financing and what sets ReViral apart in antiviral development. View session here View session here
Affibody CEO describes three-year growth plan  Affibody CEO describes three-year growth plan April 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Affibody CEO David Bejker discusses the biotech's four key drug and diagnostic development programs and future plans for growing the company's portfolio of antibody mimetics. View session here View session here
QureTech Bio explains novel approach to antibiotic development QureTech Bio explains novel approach to antibiotic developmentApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016CEO of QureTech Bio Dr. Fritiof Pontén explains how his company's novel class of antibacterial agents might help provide a solution to the current global crisis of antibiotic resistance. View session here View session here
CEVEC CEO talks US deals to expand business CEVEC CEO talks US deals to expand businessApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016CEVEC chief Frank Ubags speaks with Scrip's Lucie Ellis about how the platform technology company is enabling gene therapy companies to move their products into large scale clinical trials. View session here View session here
Getting to know EUSA Pharma 2.0 Getting to know EUSA Pharma 2.0April 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Benjamin Owens, business development director at UK-headquartered EUSA Pharma, chats with Scrip reporter Lucie Ellis about the company's 2015 revival and strategy for growth in the specialty pharma space. View session here View session here
AstraZeneca BD head says more out-licensing divestment expected in 2016 AstraZeneca BD head says more out-licensing divestment expected in 2016April 4, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016AstraZeneca PLC's Shaun Grady says AZ remains committed to developing medicines across small molecules, biologics, vaccines, protein engineering and devices, and will pursue this in future targeted BD strategy. View session here View session here
OSE Pharma, Effimune merging to create European immunotherapy company OSE Pharma, Effimune merging to create European immunotherapy companyApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016The CEO of OSE Pharma, Dominique Costantini, reports that her company's planned merger with privately owned Effimune SAS will create a European immunotherapy company with a pipeline of research products. View session here View session here
TxCell plans U.S. studies in Crohn's after addressing manufacturing issues TxCell plans U.S. studies in Crohn's after addressing manufacturing issuesApril 5, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016TxCell SA CEO Stéphane Boissel says the French cell therapy company is exploring the therapeutic potential of regulatory T-cells (Tregs) in large-scale studies. View session here View session here
Lucentis biosimilar to be sold to emerging markets by Xbrane Biopharma Lucentis biosimilar to be sold to emerging markets by Xbrane BiopharmaApril 4, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016The CEO of Stockholm-based Xbrane Biopharma Martin Åmark says that the complex generics specialist aims to be the first to sell a biosimilar version of Lucentis in Iran. View session here View session here
Synthetic Biologics CEO outlines development plans for lead assets SYN-004 and SYN-010 Synthetic Biologics CEO outlines development plans for lead assets SYN-004 and SYN-010April 4, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Synthetic Biologics CEO Jeffrey Riley outlines how the clinical stage developer of therapeutics to protect the gut microbiome plans to advance its pipeline. View session here View session here
Environment in 2016: Reverse engineering the ecosystem
Environment in 2016: Reverse engineering the ecosystem April 4, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Heavy hitters from the drug development industry discuss investment cycles, drug market conditions, and dealmaking projections through 2016. View session here View session here
The new normal: Effective alternative financing
The new normal: Effective alternative financing April 4, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016Hear from funders, companies and organizations who are actively engaged in the new matrix of alternative healthcare finance, and make the most of the new options in the industry. View session here View session here
Cell therapies: The panacea for all that ails us
Cell therapies: The panacea for all that ails us April 4, 2016 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2016This session discusses the clinical, manufacturing, and regulatory pathways towards realizing the promise of cell therapies in treating neurological, immunological, and genetic diseases. View session here View session here
Interview with Arnaud Gobet, President, Medicen Interview with Arnaud Gobet, President, Medicen3/11/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Arnaud Gobet, President of the Medicen competitiveness cluster in France, talks about Medicen's commitment to helping biotech companies in the Paris region to develop new models of cooperation. View session here View session here
Interview with Anne Beal, Sanofi Interview with Anne Beal, Sanofi3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015This exclusive interview with Anne Beal, Chief Patient Officer at Sanofi, delves into her unique role at Sanofi, as well as Sanofi's patient-centered approach and partnering strategy. View session here View session here
Interview with Christian Esteve, IDFinnov Interview with Christian Esteve, IDFinnov3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Christian Esteve of IDFinnov describes the collaborative intended to simplify decision making to speed new life science project concepts to the industry. View session here View session here
Interview with Pascale Auge, Inserm Transfert Interview with Pascale Auge, Inserm Transfert3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Pascale Auge, the CEO of Inserm Transfert, discusses her institute's expertise in project design and alliance management, and recent collaborations to propel discovery. View session here View session here
Interview with Florence Ghrenassia, AP-HP Tech Transfer Interview with Florence Ghrenassia, AP-HP Tech Transfer 3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Florence Ghrenassia with AP-HP Tech Transfer explains the work they do and the recent groundbreaking collaboration designed to propel biotech innovation in France. View session here View session here
Interview with Yoshihide Esaki, METI Interview with Yoshihide Esaki, METI 3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Regenerative medicine is big in Japan. Yoshihide Esaki of METI discusses how his organization is working with government and business to create an environment supportive of advanced therapies. View session here View session here
Interview with Kunihiko Suzuki, Medinet Interview with Kunihiko Suzuki, Medinet3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Kunihiko Suzuki of Medinet discusses the ways in which his company is approaching immunotherapy as it promises to transform healthcare. View session here View session here
Interview with Angele Maki, Genentech Interview with Angele Maki, Genentech3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Genentech is striking bold moves into whole genome sequencing. Angele Maki of Genentech discusses the strategy behind their recent deals. View session here View session here
Interview with Johan Verbeeck, Johnson & Johnson Interview with Johan Verbeeck, Johnson & Johnson3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015In an exclusive interview, Johan Verbeeck of Johnson & Johnson Innovation, London discusses the partnering aims and goals of J&J Innovation, and their particular areas of interest. View session here View session here
Rare disease, a patient-centric approach Rare disease, a patient-centric approach3/10/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Patient-care experts from industry and academia came together at BIO-Europe Spring 2015 in Paris to discuss the impact of novel approaches to interact with the patient throughout their diagnosis, management and treatment. View session here View session here
Next generation treatments in ophthalmology: Can gene and cell-based therapies meet growing expectations for early clinical success? Next generation treatments in ophthalmology: Can gene and cell-based therapies meet growing expectations for early clinical success?3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Many experts predict that some of the early clinical successes in cell and gene therapy will be for ophthalmological indications such as retinitis pigmentosa, AMD, and glaucoma. View session here View session here
Gene therapy and genome editing: Addressing key considerations along the product development pathway Gene therapy and genome editing: Addressing key considerations along the product development pathway3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Large pharma and large-cap biotech are jumping into the gene therapy space with investments and partnerships focused on both broad market opportunities and orphan indications. View session here View session here
Land of the Rising Sun: Also the land of opportunity for new business development Land of the Rising Sun: Also the land of opportunity for new business development3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015This session highlights the new initiatives and policies implemented to foster the growth of and opportunities in Japan's biopharma industry. View session here View session here
Opportunities for regenerative medicine in Japan Opportunities for regenerative medicine in Japan3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Creating new businesses for highly advanced technologies can be challenging. Esaki addresses ways to encourage the development of new life science technologies amid current restraints. View session here View session here
Undermining metastases and preventing recurrence: Therapeutics targeting cancer stem cells Undermining metastases and preventing recurrence: Therapeutics targeting cancer stem cells3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015This panel discusses the ideas underlying unique cancer cell populations, the various strategies being pursued to develop therapies against them, and their clinical development paths. View session here View session here
Major deal transactions Major deal transactions3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015The panelists in this session examine some of the significant deals of the last 12 months, and what these deals reveal about pharma's priorities, strategy and the options. View session here View session here
Blurred lines: Product development and manufacturing of biologics Blurred lines: Product development and manufacturing of biologics3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Production of biologics has specialized requirements. What are the strategies needed for the successful development of biologics and what capabilities are required for long-term growth? View session here View session here
Vaccines for infectious diseases Vaccines for infectious diseases3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Industry leaders discuss the R&D strategies and business opportunities of new vaccines and how strong global partnerships can help prevent existing and emerging infections. View session here View session here
Getting real: Biopharma innovation and its impact on patients Getting real: Biopharma innovation and its impact on patients3/9/2015 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2015Leading biopharma executives discuss their corporate strategies for innovative product development in an environment that focuses on pricing and reimbursement. View session here View session here
Interview with Matthias Krings, Catenion Interview with Matthias Krings, CatenionMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Dr. Matthias Krings, Senior Partner at Catenion, speaks on challenges faced by medtech and some recent collaborations. Meet Krings in person at EuroMedtech 2014 in Linz this May. View session here View session here
Interview with John McDonald, Biogen Idec Interview with John McDonald, Biogen IdecMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014John F. McDonald of Biogen Idec answers the question, “How can a small company get Biogen Idec’s attention?” A must watch to prepare for your next round of partnering. View session here View session here
Interview with Mark Velleca, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Interview with Mark Velleca, The Leukemia & Lymphoma SocietyMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Mark Velleca of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) wants new therapies now for life threatening hematological disease; LLS supports companies with promising treatments. View session here View session here
Interview with Sigal Weisswasser, The T.B.N. Group Interview with Sigal Weisswasser, The T.B.N. GroupMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Sigal Weißwasser of The T.B.N. Group shares her approach to creating business acceleration strategies that span international boundaries in this interview ahead of EuroMedtech in May 2014. View session here View session here
Interview with Greg Scott, ChinaBio® LLC Interview with Greg Scott, ChinaBio® LLCMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014ChinaBio® Partnering Forum 2014 will be May 7–8 in Suzhou, China. Greg Scott, President of ChinaBio® LLC, discusses trends and strategies for companies doing business in China. View session here View session here
Interview with Richard Soll, WuXi AppTec Interview with Richard Soll, WuXi AppTecMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Richard Soll discusses how WuXi AppTec can be your gateway to the China biotech market, helping companies gain the expertise to turn market access plans for China into action. View session here View session here
Interview with Mike Crowley, Genentech Interview with Mike Crowley, GenentechMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Genetech has a significant footprint in immunology and an emerging infectious disease portfolio. Mike Crowley sheds light on his BD focus for increasing these lines of business. View session here View session here
Interview with Annastasiah Mudiwa Mhaka, Johns Hopkins Medicine Interview with Annastasiah Mudiwa Mhaka, Johns Hopkins MedicineMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Annastasiah Mudiwa Mhaka with BD and Strategic Alliances at Johns Hopkins Medicine discusses their translational medicine strategy and some collaborative projects in the works. View session here View session here
Interview with Matthew Durdy, Cell Therapy Catapult Interview with Matthew Durdy, Cell Therapy CatapultMarch 11, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Matthew Durdy of Cell Therapy Catapult discusses the role of cell-based therapies in the next generation of healthcare, and strategies for their commercialization. View session here View session here
From pariah to darling: Biopharma finally courts immunotherapies From pariah to darling: Biopharma finally courts immunotherapiesMarch 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Immuno-oncology is suddenly the most talked about approach for changing the treatment paradigm of cancer, though not long ago almost no large biopharma wanted to touch these programs. View session here View session here
Gene therapy and gene modified cell therapies: What are the collaborative models and partnerships that will enable successful commercialization of these products?
Gene therapy and gene modified cell therapies: What are the collaborative models and partnerships that will enable successful commercialization of these products? March 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Gene therapy is fundamentally more complex than other biologics due to safety issues in developing and transporting a virus, but compelling clinical results make this worth solving. View session here View session here
The personalized therapy challenge: How can therapeutic developers incorporate a biomarker strategy that enhances rather than limits the commercial opportunity?
The personalized therapy challenge: How can therapeutic developers incorporate a biomarker strategy that enhances rather than limits the commercial opportunity? March 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014A key question facing drug developers today is how to incorporate efficient use of biomarkers into a drug development program that will help validate a commercial opportunity. View session here View session here
Industry panel: Pharma steps up early on relevance data Industry panel: Pharma steps up early on relevance dataMarch 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Proof of Relevance (PoR) has now nearly displaced Proof of Concept (PoC) as the primary valuation driver for pharma buyers across discovery and development stages. View session here View session here
Go big or go home: When to go against the trends in R&D and dealmaking Go big or go home: When to go against the trends in R&D and dealmakingMarch 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Pharma companies boast about being innovation-driven, yet most of their R&D targets are the same. Pharma execs discuss why going into unpopular areas alone can be wildly successful. View session here View session here
Asset-centric companies: Still lean and mean or Asset-centric companies: Still lean and mean or "so 2012"? March 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Should biotechs be built to take advantage of a high-point or low-point in a cyclical market, or simply build in enough flexibility so companies are suited to any stage of the cycle? View session here View session here
Who will finance early stage drug discovery? Who will finance early stage drug discovery?March 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Financing data shows that private rounds for companies whose lead drug discovery programs are in preclinical development and earlier have been steadily rising since the meltdown. View session here View session here
Dealmaking strategies around orphan diseases Dealmaking strategies around orphan diseasesMarch 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014What are the advantages/disadvantages of working with big pharma in rare diseases, and what can pharma bring to the table that biotechs in the orphan space would want to tap into? View session here View session here
Are big biotechs the better dealmakers? Are big biotechs the better dealmakers?March 10, 2014 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2014Between pharma and big biotech, which is the better dealmaker? Panelists weigh the pros and cons of partnering with each, and how to find the right strategic fit. View session here View session here
Interview with Rob Wills, Janssen Pharmaceuticals of Johnson & Johnson Interview with Rob Wills, Janssen Pharmaceuticals of Johnson & JohnsonMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013In this interview, Rob Wills shares his views on the state of innovation in the industry and tangible advice for biotechs trying to secure a pharma partnership. View session here View session here
Interview with Sander Slootweg, Forbion Capital Interview with Sander Slootweg, Forbion CapitalMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013Sander Slootweg of Forbion Capital discusses the different investment climates in Europe and the US, and how Forbion is helping portfolio companies navigate the changeable investment terrain. View session here View session here
Interview with Ed Mathers, NEA Interview with Ed Mathers, NEAMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013Is the industry suffering a crisis of innovation, or a crisis of investment? Ed Mathers of NEA shares his views on how to keep the engines of biotech running. View session here View session here
Cancer immunotherapies: Overcoming the key challenges to commercialization Cancer immunotherapies: Overcoming the key challenges to commercializationMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013How must cancer immunotherapy companies approach partnering in dealing with products that do not lend themselves to traditional partnering models? View session here View session here
Stem cells in drug discovery: New opportunities for biotech-pharma collaboration Stem cells in drug discovery: New opportunities for biotech-pharma collaborationMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013A new wave of drug discovery collaborations with industry and academia to use stem cell applications indicates pharma’s robust interest in stem cell biology. View session here View session here
Austerity for whom? Market access in Europe and its effect on dealmaking Austerity for whom? Market access in Europe and its effect on dealmakingMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013This panel explores both the current status and the outlook for cost-containment measures in Europe, and their implications for innovators and developers of new medicines. View session here View session here
Financing approaches to translate early stage innovation Financing approaches to translate early stage innovationMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013This panel discusses collaborative and business approaches to driving innovation and new paths to funding drug discovery and development. View session here View session here
How does pharma structure external R&D?  How does pharma structure external R&D? March 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013Panelists review both early successes and lessons learned from the implementation of novel R&D and commercialization blueprints, and discuss what they could mean for the industry. View session here View session here
Going public: A review of recent IPOs Going public: A review of recent IPOsMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013Biotech has been a hot sector on Wall Street this past year, but there's no indication that we're on the verge of returning to the exuberant 1990s. View session here View session here
Examining major deals of the past year Examining major deals of the past yearMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013Dealmakers examine significant deals of the last 12 months, including transactions they have made, and what these deals reveal about pharma's priorities, strategy and options. View session here View session here
Exploring alternative financing models Exploring alternative financing modelsMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013With the shortage of classical VC investing and the boom in early opportunities and strong entrepreneurs, traditional VC is sharing the spotlight with alternative models. View session here View session here
Personalized oncology and next gen cancer drug development Personalized oncology and next gen cancer drug developmentMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013This session explores the impact of new technologies and novel therapeutic approaches to advance cancer drug development and deliver on the promise of personalized medicine. View session here View session here
Can’t live with you, can’t live without you: The VC and pharma relationship Can’t live with you, can’t live without you: The VC and pharma relationshipMarch 11, 2013 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2013If VCs don’t fund real innovation anymore and pharma is unable to innovate successfully, what does this trend portend and how can it be reversed? View session here View session here
Next generation anticancer approaches: Innovation meets commercial realities Next generation anticancer approaches: Innovation meets commercial realitiesMarch 20, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012This discussion focuses on how commercial realities meet innovation within oncology, covering challenges companies face as oncology becomes increasingly competitive. View session here View session here
The assessment and management of assets: How to position the asset to attract a deal The assessment and management of assets: How to position the asset to attract a dealMarch 20, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012There is still a great deal to learn about how to better position an asset to attract investors or deal partners, with an understanding of both short and long term goals. View session here View session here
Biotech business models for faster returns Biotech business models for faster returnsMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012Nimble entrepreneurs are developing funds and corporate structures that may once again make private biotech an attractive investment, focusing on the drug, not the company. View session here View session here
Close up and personal: Recent deals examined from both sides Close up and personal: Recent deals examined from both sidesMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012With special emphasis on Dutch biotech deals, executives discuss what the dealmaking hurdles were, what they learned from the process, and how the alliance has been managed View session here View session here
Regional focus: Leveraging commercial rights for emerging markets Regional focus: Leveraging commercial rights for emerging marketsMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012Life science companies are shifting focus to take advantage of specialty indications and regional markets, such as China, the Middle East, Russia and South America View session here View session here
Early stage financing: European and US VCs weigh in Early stage financing: European and US VCs weigh inMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012Is there a recipe for current VCs for successful investing in early stage science? Will recent initiatives from both government and industry help or hurt the venture industry? View session here View session here
Advanced therapies: Stem cell and immunotherapy promises in practice Advanced therapies: Stem cell and immunotherapy promises in practiceMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012This panel examines major clinical and commercial developments in using stem cells as drug discovery platforms, as well as the development of immunotherapies to treat cancer. View session here View session here
Unconventional deals to herculean strategies Unconventional deals to herculean strategiesMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012New realities in healthcare have caused investors to lean toward non-traditional dealmaking strategies. Panelists explore multifaceted, powerful, even herculean, strategies. View session here View session here
The opportunity of community drug development partnerships for personalized oncology and drug development The opportunity of community drug development partnerships for personalized oncology and drug developmentMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012Will community drug development partnerships among academic institutions, diagnostics companies, technology providers and bio/pharma lead to more effective cancer drugs? View session here View session here
Are orphan indications the only viable model for drug development? Are orphan indications the only viable model for drug development?March 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012The opening plenary addresses orphan indications as a viable model for drug development. Panelists discuss development strategies and the future of personalized medicine. View session here View session here
Examining major deals of the past year Examining major deals of the past yearMarch 19, 2012 | BIO-Europe Spring® 2012Panelists examine significant deals of 2011, including what these deals reveal about pharma’s priorities, strategy and the options available to drug development companies. View session here View session here

Share/Follow Us
Share this:
Follow this event:

About the BIO-Europe Spring® Conference

BIO-Europe Spring® 2016 Highlights

  • 2,373 attendees
  • 12,452 one-to-one meetings
  • 3,129 licensing opportunities posted
  • 1,377 companies
  • 124 company presentations
  • 68 exhibitors
  • 49 countries represented
  • 23 workshops and panels

Photos of BIO-Europe Spring 2016 ►

Where the global biotech industry comes to partner

BIO-Europe Spring® is the premier springtime partnering conference which annually attracts an international "who's who" from biotech, pharma and finance for three days of high caliber networking.

Featuring EBD Group's sophisticated partnering system, partneringONE®, the event enables delegates to efficiently identify, meet and get partnerships started with companies across the life science value chain, from large biotech and pharma companies to financiers and innovative startups.




Who will you meet?

BIO-Europe Spring plays host to executives from:

  • Established and emerging biotech companies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Academic innovators
  • Private investors including venture capital and private equity
  • Companies developing companion diagnostics
  • Other industry related service companies

Breakdown of registrants and participating companies at BIO-Europe Spring

click image to enlarge

Previous Conferences ►

Arrow Up

Follow this event:
Sign up now
For news and updates

Privacy Policy and Cookies Terms of Use

Home | Contact Us | Site Map
See more upcoming conferences ►

EBD Group's Family of Events

© 2009–2016 EBD GmbH
Privacy Policy and Cookies
Terms of Use