Thursday, June 12, 2008
The BIO International Convention is the global event for biotechnology. The event supports the world's largest biotechnology organization, the Biotechnology Industry Organization. This year the conference returns home to its organizer's headquarters in San Diego, June 17-20.
Seven years has passed since the BIO Convention was held in San Diego. Since then, the event's size, attendance and many other aspects have grown tremendously. This comparison exemplifies the event's growth since 2001.
14,700 in 2001 vs. more than 20,000 projected for 2008
10 in 2001 vs. 48 projected for 2008
49 in 2001 vs. 70 projected for 2008
890 in 2001 vs. more than 2,200 projected for 2008